The City of Wilson, NC
Wilson is a popular city in the state of North Carolina with a total of 48,723 residents living there. Wilson is ranked as the eighteenth most populated city in North Carolina and the 666th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Wilson County. The largest nearby city to Wilson is Rocky Mount, approximately 15 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Wilson, including Country Restaurant, Hong Kong Restaurant, Hot Stuff Pizza, Home Place the Restaurant and Italian Pizza & Subs. For a larger selection of Wilson restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Wilson Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the North Carolina Wesleyan College Galleries, Hickory Meadows Golf Course, Imagination Station Science Museum, Bull Creek Golf & Country Club and Wedgewood Country Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Wilson please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Wilson:
- Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional Airport (RWI)
Wilson, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Wilson experiences an average high temperature of 51 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 29 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.31 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Wilson with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 54 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Wilson to receive an average of 3.68 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.87 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -5 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Wilson should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 73 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
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Wilson, North Carolina Attractions
1Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site - Princeton,
Bentonville Battleground, which is also referred to as Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site, was the location in North Carolina of the Battle of Bentonville in the waning days of the American Civil War.
2Bull Creek Golf & Country Club - Louisburg,
The Bull Creek Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Franklin County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Louisburg, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-496-7888.
Address: 499 Massenburg Baker Rd, Louisburg, NC 27549
3Cherry Hospital Museum - Goldsboro,
Cherry Hospital is a 274-bed inpatient psychiatric hospital located in Goldsboro, North Carolina. It serves the citizens of 33 Eastern North Carolina counties. It is operated by the state of North Carolina and the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Cherry Hospital has 6 major treatment units. These units are Adolescent, Adult Acute Admissions, Geriatric Admissions, Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Psychiatric Medical, and Tuberculosis.
4Hickory Meadows Golf Course - Whitakers,
The Hickory Meadows Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Nash County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Whitakers, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 252-437-0591.
Address: 8983 Nc 33, Whitakers, NC 27891
5Imagination Station Science Museum - Wilson,
Imagination Station is a children's interactive science museum that is situated in downtown Wilson, North Carolina at 224 East Nash Street. It is housed in the former Wilson Federal Building which served as a post office with a federal courthouse of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina from its construction in 1928. One of the former courtrooms serves as the "Science Courtroom", a classroom used for science demonstrations.
6North Carolina Wesleyan College Galleries - Rocky Mount,
North Carolina Wesleyan College is a four-year coeducational, liberal arts college, located in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Founded in 1956, the school is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and offers a number of preprofessional programs. North Carolina Wesleyan also offers evening courses at its 200-acre Rocky Mount campus, as well as satellite locations in Morrisville and Goldsboro, .
7Reedy Creek Golf Course - Four Oaks,
The Reedy Creek Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Johnston County North Carolina. Built in 1988, this Four Oaks course designed by Gene Hamm is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-934-7502. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 585 Reedy Creek Rd, Four Oaks, NC 27524
8Wedgewood Country Club - Wilson,
The Wedgewood Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Wilson County North Carolina. Built in 1969, this Wilson course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 252-237-4761. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Old Stantonburg Rd, Wilson, NC 27893
Wilson, North Carolina Hotels
5Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilson - Hayes Place
5000 Hayes Pl W
Wilson, NC 27896
Wilson, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Wilson Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Sandwich Shops and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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