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"Czech Capital of Kansas"
Wilson is a city in Ellsworth County.
The community was named for Isaac Wilson, founder
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Kansas named Wilson. For links to other places called Wilson, KS, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Wilson is 38.825N. The longitude is -98.475W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,683 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 765.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Wilson demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ellsworth County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 67490 ZIP code.
38% of Wilson residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Wilson ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Wilson was $16,622, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Wilson residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Wilson, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $194. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $570.
Libraries in Wilson include Lang Memorial Library ... View libraries
Ellsworth County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Wilson political report.
The average commute time for Wilson workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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