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Welcome to Wilmer ...

Wilmer is located in Tangipahoa Parish.

Wilmer is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Wilmer is within the (985) area code.

Communities near Wilmer ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Wilmer and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Amite City   [Map]   4,442   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Folsom   [Map]   841   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Franklinton   [Map]   3,781   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Greensburg   [Map]   666   W   18 miles [29 km]
Independence   [Map]   1,891   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kentwood   [Map]   2,404   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Wilmer.

Communities Also Named Wilmer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Wilmer - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Texas and Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wilmer. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilmer. 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 Wilmer.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilmer ...

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Wilmer, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Wilmer.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Tangipahoa Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tangipahoa Parish: www.tangicouncil.com/

The official website for State of Louisiana: www.louisiana.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilmer - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Wilmer. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wilmer) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilmer. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8141, Longitude: -90.3626     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wilmer have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilmer.

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