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Welcome to Wilton ...

The city of Wilton is located in Little River County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wilton has a population of 347 people<2> (see below for details).

Wilton is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Wilton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Wilton: (870)

The ZIP code for Wilton: 71865<4>

Websites for Wilton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.littlerivercounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Wilton, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wilton had an population of 347 people. This is a decrease of 7.22% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilton had a population of 374 people. This makes Wilton the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Wilton represents 0.01% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 319th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 374 people, the population of Wilton decreased 14.81% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 439 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wilton.

Communities Also Named Wilton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Wilton - they are located in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota (2), Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ontario, Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wilton.

Communities near Wilton ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wilton.

  • Ashdown [Little River County]
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    • Ashdown [Little River County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Wilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,400 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashdown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashdown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashdown<7>
  • Mineral Springs [Howard County]
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    • Mineral Springs [Howard County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Wilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,148 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Springs<7>
  • Horatio [Sevier County]
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    • Horatio [Sevier County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Wilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,030 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horatio have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horatio
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horatio<7>
  • Red Lick [Bowie County]
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    • Red Lick [Bowie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Wilton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,010 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Lick have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Lick
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Foreman [Little River County]
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      • Foreman [Little River County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Wilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 926 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreman have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Foreman<7>
    • Lockesburg [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lockesburg
      • Lockesburg [Sevier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Wilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 724 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockesburg
    • Leary [Bowie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leary
      • Leary [Bowie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Wilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leary have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leary
    • Tollette [Howard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tollette
      • Tollette [Howard County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Wilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 250 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tollette have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tollette
    • Winthrop [Little River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winthrop
      • Winthrop [Little River County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Wilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 180 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winthrop have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winthrop
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winthrop<7>
    • Ogden [Little River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ogden
      • Ogden [Little River County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Wilton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 155 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ogden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ogden

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wilton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wilton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Wilton.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilton. See our Newspapers Page for Wilton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilton ...

Looking for more information about Wilton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wilton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wilton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wilton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Little River, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Wilton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wilton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wilton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wilton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wilton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7414, Longitude: -94.1482    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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