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Welcome to Wilson Creek ...

The town of Wilson Creek is located in Grant County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wilson Creek has a population of 214 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Wilson Creek is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Wilson Creek lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Wilson Creek: (509)

The ZIP code for Wilson Creek: 98860<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wilson Creek had an population of 214 people. This is an increase of 4.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilson Creek had a population of 205 people. This makes Wilson Creek the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 205 people, the population of Wilson Creek decreased 9.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 227 people).

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

Communities Also Named Wilson Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Wilson Creek - they are located in British Columbia, Kansas (2), Nevada, New York and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Wilson Creek ...

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

  • Soap Lake [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soap Lake
    • Soap Lake [Grant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Wilson Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soap Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Soap Lake<6>
  • Coulee City [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coulee City
    • Coulee City [Grant County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Wilson Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 560 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coulee City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coulee City<6>
  • Hartline [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartline
    • Hartline [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Wilson Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 155 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartline
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartline<6>
  • Krupp [Grant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Krupp
    • Krupp [Grant County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Wilson Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 51 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Krupp
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marlin [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marlin
      • Marlin [Grant County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Wilson Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marlin
    • Stratford [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stratford
      • Stratford [Grant County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Wilson Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stratford
    • Banks Lake South [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Banks Lake South
      • Banks Lake South [Grant County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Wilson Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Banks Lake South
    • Lakeview [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakeview
      • Lakeview [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Wilson Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeview have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakeview
    • Ruff [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruff
      • Ruff [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Wilson Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ruff
    • Almira [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Almira
      • Almira [Lincoln County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the north of Wilson Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 280 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Almira
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Almira<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilson Creek ...

Looking for more information about Wilson 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wilson Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wilson Creek.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Washington

About Grant County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Grant County: www.co.grant.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Grant, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilson Creek.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilson Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Wilson Creek). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wilson Creek or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Wilson Creek) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wilson Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wilson CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilson Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4239, Longitude: -119.1217    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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