Latest Data (2015)
Population 49,643
Nationwide Rank 761

Quick Facts

Wilson, North Carolina is the 761st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Wilson, North Carolina is a city.

Wilson, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Wilson had its largest population ever.

Wilson, North Carolina's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Wilson, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
755 Cerritos, California -3.0%
756 Troy, New York 1.3%
757 Charleston, West Virginia -6.7%
758 Downers Grove, Illinois 0.1%
759 Azusa, California 10.8%
760 Methuen, Massachusetts 12.9%
761 Wilson, North Carolina 10.1%
762 Monroe, Louisiana -6.4%
763 Parker, Colorado 100.2%
764 La Mirada, California 5.5%
765 Minot, North Dakota 35.1%
766 Saginaw, Michigan -19.8%
767 Bedford, Texas 4.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 49,643 761
2014 49,395 760
2013 49,628 753
2012 49,610 738
2011 49,356 734
2010 49,167 719
2009 48,723 728
2008 48,298 728
2007 47,508 732
2006 46,836 735
2005 46,553 734
2004 46,209 731
2003 45,978 728
2002 45,826 724
2001 45,176 721
2000 45,060 714
1990 39,056 698