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Live in Wilson

Wilson has something to offer every member of your family: a low cost of living, a thriving job market, and plenty of activities for the kids. Our utilities are reliable, and our emergency services are award-winning. Combine that with a vibrant local culture set amidst the backdrop of a mild climate and Wilson becomes everything you want in a hometown – and more.

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Broadband, Coworking Spaces, and More.

Work in Wilson

Whether you work from home, work at the office, or somewhere in between, Wilson is equipped to be your home base. Thanks to the city’s broadband infrastructure, you can have gigabit internet right at home or utilize the Gig East Exchange innovation hub to meet and connect with colleagues. We have a large manufacturing base of over 90 companies and over 1,830 private businesses. Plus, Wilson is just 45 miles east of Raleigh, giving you big city access without the hassles of urban living.

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Parks, Sports, Art, Family Activities

Play in Wilson

Wilson has an outlet for almost every skill, interest, and hobby. Wilson Parks & Recreation hosts activities for all ages and abilities all year long. A line up of 35 parks and athletic facilities across the city ensure that there’s plenty of room for you and your family to stretch, breathe, and relax. Wilson Arts provides encouragement and enrichment for budding artists. For your weekend schedule, our event calendar is full with annual events like the NC Whirligig Festival and Downtown Beats & Eats. And speaking of eats, Wilson’s variety of food, brews, and BBQ will keep you satisfied.

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