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Welcome to Wilsons Creek ...

Wilsons Creek is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Wilsons Creek is located in Greene County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Wilsons Creek: Wilsons Crk. (or less commonly used: Wilsons Ck. or Wilsons Cr.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Wilsons Creek for more information about variations on the name of Wilsons Creek.

Wilsons Creek is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Wilsons Creek is within the boundaries of the (417) area code.

Communities near Wilsons Creek ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wilsons Creek.

  • Springfield [Greene County]
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    • Springfield [Greene County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Wilsons Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 167,882 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<5>
  • Nixa [Christian County]
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    • Nixa [Christian County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Wilsons Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,515 people
    • Former name for Nixa:
    • Faught
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nixa<5>
  • Ozark [Christian County]
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    • Ozark [Christian County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Wilsons Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,482 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ozark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ozark<5>
  • Republic [Greene County]
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    • Republic [Greene County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Wilsons Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,938 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Republic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Republic<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Aurora [Lawrence County]
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      • Aurora [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Wilsons Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,447 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
    • Willard [Greene County]
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      • Willard [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Wilsons Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willard<5>
    • Rogersville [Webster County]
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      • Rogersville [Webster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Wilsons Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,863 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<5>
    • Clever [Christian County]
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      • Clever [Christian County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Wilsons Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,770 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clever have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clever<5>
    • Strafford [Greene County]
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      • Strafford [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Wilsons Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strafford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strafford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strafford<5>
    • Marionville [Lawrence County]
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      • Marionville [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Wilsons Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,181 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marionville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilsons Creek ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Greene County: www.greenecountymo.org/

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 Greene, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilsons Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wilsons Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilsons Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0976, Longitude: -93.4041       In this case, the coordinates for Wilsons Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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