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Welcome to Wilson ...

The village of Wilson is located in Saint Croix County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Wilson has a population of 186 people<1> (see below for details).

Wilson is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Wilson: (715) and (534)<3>

The ZIP code for Wilson: 54027<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wilson had a population of 184 people. This makes Wilson the county's 33rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 184 people, the population of Wilson increased 4.55% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 176 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Wilson had an population of 186 people. This is an increase of 1.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.68% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Wilson ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2017
Baldwin   [Map]   4,000   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hammond   [Map]   2,234   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Hammond   [Map]   1,891   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Kinnickinnic   [Map]   1,784   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Menomonie   [Map]   3,450   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Menomonie   [Map]   16,429   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wilson.

Communities Also Named Wilson ...

While we believe that this Wilson is located in Saint Croix County, we know of another 2 Wisconsin communities named Wilson. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chippewa and Eau Claire County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 85 communities that are also named Wilson - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas (3), California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (6), Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina (3), Ohio (4), Oklahoma (3), Ontario (4), Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (5), Utah (3), Virginia (3), Washington, West Virginia (4) and Wyoming (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wilson. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wilson. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wilson.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wilson:

Websites for Wilson ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wilson ...

Looking for more information about Wilson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Wilson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Wilson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Wilson.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Wilson. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wilson.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wilson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).

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<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 village (such as Wilson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wilson or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Wilson. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wilson) 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. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wilson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wilson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9535, Longitude: -92.1737     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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