Wilson (North Carolina)

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Coordinates 35°43′20″N 77°54′55″W
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Wilson
Townships Black CreekOld FieldsStantonsburgTaylorsToisnotWilson
Incorporated January 29, 1849 (1849-01-29Tmdy)
Named for Col. Louis D. Wilson
Elevation 112 ft (34 m)
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern Time Zone (USA/Canada))
Zip Codes 27822, 27880, 27893, 27894, 27895, 27896
Area code 252
FIPS code 37-74540
GNIS feature ID 1023273
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Website wilsonnc.org
Government (Type) Council–Manager
Government (Council) Wilson City Council
Government (Manager) Grant Goings
Government (Total) 31.99 sq mi (82.84 km2)
Government (Land) 31.11 sq mi (80.58 km2)
Government (Water) 0.87 sq mi (2.26 km2)
Area (Total) 31.99 sq mi (82.84 km2)
Area (Land) 31.11 sq mi (80.58 km2)
Area (Water) 0.87 sq mi (2.26 km2)
Population (2010) (Total) 49,167
Population (2010) (Estimate (2019)) 49,459
Population (2010) (Density) 1,589.61/sq mi (613.75/km2)

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Wilson is a city in and the county seat of Wilson County, North Carolina, United States. Located approximately 40 mi (64 km) east of the capital city of Raleigh, it is served by the interchange of Interstate 95 and U.S. Route 264. Wilson had an estimated population of 49,459 in 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, and is also an anchor city of the Rocky Mount-Wilson-Roanoke Rapids CSA, with a total population of 297,726 as of 2018.

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