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Welcome to Wilmore ...
The city of Wilmore is located in Jessamine County<1>.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wilmore has a population of 6,387 people<2> (see below for details).
Wilmore is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Wilmore lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Wilmore is located in the (859) area code.
The ZIP code for Wilmore: 40390<4>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wilmore.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wilmore had an population of 6,387 people. This is an increase of 73.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.16% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilmore had a population of 3,686 people (or 7.59% of the total population of Jessamine County). This makes Wilmore the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Wilmore represents 0.08% of the population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 90th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,686 people, the population of Wilmore decreased 37.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,905 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wilmore.
Communities Also Named Wilmore ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 4 communities that are also named Wilmore - they are located in Kansas, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wilmore.
Communities near Wilmore ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wilmore.
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 Wilmore. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wilmore.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilmore. 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 Wilmore.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilmore. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wilmore.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilmore ...
Looking for more information about Wilmore? 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 Wilmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wilmore.
Adding Wilmore to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wilmore in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Wilmore was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>
We also found Wilmore in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Wilmore.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Jun 2023