A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Wilbraham ...
The location of Wilbraham has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Wilbraham: wil-bruh-ham<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wilbraham has a population of 14,689 people<4> (see below for details).
Wilbraham was settled in 1730 and was incorporated in 1763.
Wilbraham is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Wilbraham lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Wilbraham: (413)
The ZIP code for Wilbraham: 01095<6>
Websites for Wilbraham ...
Official Website: www.wilbraham-ma.gov/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wilbraham had an population of 14,689 people. This is an increase of 3.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.03% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilbraham had a population of 14,219 people. This makes Wilbraham the county's 10th most populous community.
The population of Wilbraham represents 0.22% of the population of Massachusetts (which has 6,547,629 people), making it the state's 134th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,219 people, the population of Wilbraham increased 5.54% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,473 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wilbraham.
Adding Wilbraham to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Wilbraham in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Wilbraham elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Wilbraham on a George F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wilbraham on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Wilbraham ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wilbraham.
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 Wilbraham. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wilbraham.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilbraham. 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 Wilbraham.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilbraham. See our Newspapers Page for Wilbraham.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilbraham ...
Looking for more information about Wilbraham? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Wilbraham, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Wilbraham.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Wilbraham: www.wilbraham-ma.gov/
The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021