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Wilson County Courthouse by Gerry Dincher on Flickr

Wilson NC: "Simply Wonderful"

Recently named #6 in the list of America's Best Small Cities To Start A Business by WalletHub, Wilson offers a low cost of living and the convenience of being located off of two major highways. 

Home buyers will appreciate that you get more house for your money in Wilson when compared to other parts of the Triangle.

  • Population: 49,643
  • Median Age: 38.2
  • Family Median Income: $43,864
  • Median Home Price: $113,000
  • Average Commute Time: 32.57
  • Cost of Living: 12% Lower Than U.S. Average

Wilson is the county seat of Wilson County, North Carolina. It is located about 20 miles south of Rocky Mount, 30 miles north of Goldsboro, 40 miles east of Raleigh, and 40 miles west of Greenville. It offers an ultra-convenient location at the interchange of I-95 and US 264. Travel along these highways is generally quick and easy.

The city is neighbored by the small communities of Black Creek, Stantonburg, KenlyBailey, and Elm City.

Things To Do in Wilson NC

People may be surprised to find that Wilson offers a variety of things to do for all ages.

One of the top things to do is to visit the Whirligig Park, a local favorite with an interesting back story.

Nature lovers will want to check out the lakes and reservoirs and the Wilson Botanical Gardens.

Wilson also offers a number of museums including the Imagination Station and the North Carolina Baseball Museum.

Plus, there's a lot of shopping centers and restaurants to choose from thanks to its location off I-95.

Wilson NC Parks & Recreation

In addition to choices in shopping and dining, Wilson residents enjoy parks and programs from the Wilson Parks and Rec department.

Wilson operates several facilities including a public golf course.

The city's parks & rec department also offers youth athletics such as baseball, basketball, cheerleading, football, soccer, track & field, and golf lessons.

Wilson County NC Courthouse Photo Courtesy of Gerry Dincher on Flickr

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Need To Sell A Home In Wilson?

If you need to sell a home in Wilson, NC, the first step is to get in touch with a local real estate expert who can help you price it correctly and market it well. At Five County Specialists, we do that everyday for Wilson home sellers, and we are glad to help you throughout the entire transaction and beyond.

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