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Welcome to Wilbur ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wilbur has a population of 859 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wilbur.
Wilbur is 2,200 feet [671 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Wilbur is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Wilbur lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Wilbur: (509)
The ZIP code for Wilbur: 99185<4>
Websites for Wilbur ...
Official Website: www.wilburwa.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wilbur had an population of 859 people. This is a decrease of 2.83% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.02% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilbur had a population of 884 people (or 8.36% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Wilbur the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Wilbur represents 0.01% of the total population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 208th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 884 people, the population of Wilbur decreased 3.28% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 914 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wilbur.
Communities Also Named Wilbur ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Wilbur - they are located in Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wilbur.
Communities near Wilbur ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wilbur.
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 Wilbur. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wilbur.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilbur. 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 Wilbur.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilbur. See our Newspapers Page for Wilbur.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilbur ...
Looking for more information about Wilbur? 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 Wilbur, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wilbur.
Adding Wilbur to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wilbur in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Wilbur was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Wilbur on a map titled Auto Trails Map of Washington (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wilbur on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Wilbur: www.wilburwa.com/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022