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Wilton, Arkansas

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The location of Wilton

Welcome to Wilton ...

The city of Wilton is located in Little River County.

The location of Wilton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Wilton has a population of 353 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

Wilton lies within the (870) area code.

The ZIP code for Wilton: 71865<4>

Population Details ...

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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wilton had an population of 353 people. This is a decrease of 5.61% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.59% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Wilton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Ashdown   [Map]   4,428   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Foreman   [Map]   928   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Horatio   [Map]   1,041   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Lockesburg   [Map]   725   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mineral Springs   [Map]   1,166   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Ogden   [Map]   159   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wilton. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wilton:

Websites for Wilton ...

Chamber of Commerce:

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilton.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: 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: 33.7385, Longitude: -94.1480     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wilton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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