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The location of Wilson

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Census Data for Wilson ...

As far as we can tell, Wilson has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Wilson, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Eau Claire68,339   W   23 miles [37 km]
 Chippewa Falls14,084   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Altoona7,489   W   20 miles [32.2 km]
 Washington7,444   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Lake Hallie6,650   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Lafayette5,916   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

Eau Claire County ...

Wilson is located in Eau Claire County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Eau Claire County.

Population Rings for Wilson ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Wilson and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Wilson. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Wilson, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]31,618+2.8%
10 mi   [16 km]1213,114+1.85%
15 mi   [24 km]2632,157+1.81%
20 mi   [32 km]4680,328+3.03%
25 mi   [40 km]69168,498+3.08%
30 mi   [48 km]99199,506+2.77%

Miscellaneous Information for Wilson ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Eau Claire County or the community of Wilson:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Wilson:

GNIS ID for Wilson: 1577888

GNIS ID for Eau Claire County: 1581077

GNIS ID for Wisconsin: 1779806

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 55 (Wisconsin)

County Code: 035 (Eau Claire County)

Place Code: 87350 (Wilson)

State & County Code: 55/035 (Wisconsin / Eau Claire County)

State & Place Code: 55/87350 (Wisconsin / Wilson)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Wilson is located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #3 (the East North-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Wilson.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Eau Claire County: www.co.eau-claire.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/


The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Wilson. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wilson) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8280, Longitude: -91.0226     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wilson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Wilson.