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Wilson County, NC
The county was named for Louis D. Wilson, legislator and soldier, who died during the Mexican War

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Wilson County is one of 100 counties in North Carolina.

The county is in the Wilson metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 76,091. This was an increase of  3.08% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$33,116
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Wilson County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Wilson County was $24,205. This was an increase of 14.8% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 78% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Wilson
Of nation's counties, ranks No. 8 in production of tobacco
(1997 Census of Agriculture)

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Ancestry & family history

4% of Wilson County residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wilson County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Wilson County include Black Creek Cemetery, Cedar Grove Cemetery, Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Maplewood Cemetery, Rest Haven Cemetery, Rock Hill Cemetery, Silas Lucas Cemetery, Toisnot Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Wilson County include Black Creek, Elm City, Lucama, Saratoga, Sims, Stantonsburg, Wilson ... View communities

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Education

Colleges in Wilson County include Barton College, Wilson Technical Community College ... View colleges

School districts in Wilson County include Wilson County Schools ... View school districts

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Libraries

Libraries in Wilson County include Black Creek Branch Library, Crocker Branch Library, East Branch Library, Elm City Branch, Lucama Branch Library, Wilson County Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Wilson County include Wilson Daily Times ... View newspapers

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Politics

Wilson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wilson County political report.

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Travel

Hotels in Wilson County include Best Western, Comfort Inn, Econo Lodge Wilson, Holiday Inn Express Suites Wilson, Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Wilson, Jameson Inn Wilson, Microtel Inn & Suites Wilson, Sleep Inn Wilson, Travelodge

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