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Welcome to Wilson City ...

The village of Wilson City is located in the Bootheel of Missouri.

Wilson City is located in Mississippi County<1>.

The location of Wilson City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wilson City has a population of 112 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Wilson City.

The community of Wilson City is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Wilson City: (573)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wilson City had an population of 112 people. This is a decrease of 2.61% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 32.12% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilson City had a population of 115 people. This makes Wilson City the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 115 people, the population of Wilson City decreased 30.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 165 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wilson City.

Communities Also Named Wilson City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Wilson City - it's located in Kansas.

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

Communities near Wilson City ...

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

  • Charleston [Mississippi County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charleston
    • Charleston [Mississippi County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Wilson City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,468 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleston
  • East Prairie [Mississippi County]
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    • East Prairie [Mississippi County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Wilson City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,941 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Prairie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Prairie<6>
  • Cairo [Alexander County]
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    • Cairo [Alexander County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Wilson City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,082 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cairo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cairo<6>
  • La Center [Ballard County]
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    • La Center [Ballard County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Wilson City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 959 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Center
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Center<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Miner [Scott County]
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      • Miner [Scott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Wilson City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 934 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Miner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Miner
    • Bertrand [Mississippi County]
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      • Bertrand [Mississippi County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Wilson City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 743 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bertrand have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bertrand
    • Mounds [Pulaski County]
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      • Mounds [Pulaski County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Wilson City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 684 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mounds have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mounds
    • Bardwell [Carlisle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bardwell
      • Bardwell [Carlisle County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Wilson City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 673 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bardwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bardwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bardwell<6>
    • Wickliffe [Ballard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wickliffe
      • Wickliffe [Ballard County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Wilson City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 649 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wickliffe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wickliffe<6>
    • Barlow [Ballard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barlow
      • Barlow [Ballard County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Wilson City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 644 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barlow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barlow

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 Wilson City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wilson City.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilson City. 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 Wilson City.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilson City ...

Looking for more information about Wilson City? 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 Wilson City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Wilson City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Missouri

About Mississippi County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Mississippi, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilson City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilson City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wilson City) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilson City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9236, Longitude: -89.2230       In this case, the coordinates for Wilson City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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