Wilson County , Tennessee

Wilson County: County in Tennessee, United States

Wilson County locator map
Location of Wilson County on Tennessee map.


Wilson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 113,993 and a population density of 196 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 148,130 inhabitants. Its county seat is Lebanon. The county was created 222 years ago in 1799.

Wilson county tennessee courthouse image
Wilson county tennessee courthouse
Wilson county tennessee courthouse image


Wilson County is located at 36°9'17"N 86°17'51"W (36.1548600, -86.2976300). It has 6 neighbors: Cannon County, Davidson County, DeKalb County, Smith County, Sumner County and Trousdale County.

Wilson County map

The largest city of Wilson County is Mount Juliet with a population of 38,526. Other cities include, Lebanon population 30,262 and Watertown population 1,517. See all Wilson County cities & populated places.


Wilson County forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Wilson County Quick Facts

Population : 148,130 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Different from : Wilson County, Wilson County, Wilson County
Area : 583 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.1%
Land as percent of area : 97.9%
Named for : David Wilson
Altitude : 640 feet / 195 meters
Capital : Lebanon
Establishment : October 10, 1799
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 19:55:30 (26th October 2021)
Density : 254 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 23.05% (2010-2020)
Weather : 62℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Wilson County has 6 neighbours.

  • Lebanon


The population of Wilson County increased by 23.05% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 113,993 - census
2011 116,800 2.4% estimation process
2012 119,143 1.97% estimation process
2013 121,990 2.33% estimation process
2014 125,197 2.56% estimation process
2015 128,536 2.6% estimation process
2016 132,494 2.99% estimation process
2017 136,691 3.07% estimation process
2018 140,954 3.02% estimation process
2019 144,657 2.56% estimation process
2020 148,130 2.34% estimation process

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People born in Wilson County (15)

People born in Wilson County, including politician Thomas Stevenson Drew, fourth governor of Arkansas John Selden Roane, 23rd governor of Mississippi John J. Pettus, you can see a list of people who born in Wilson County.

Other places with the same name (4)

Wilson County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wilson County.

City Name Population Title
Mount Juliet 38,526 City in Wilson County, Tennessee, United States; suburb of Nashville, Tennessee
Lebanon 30,262 City in Wilson County, Tennessee, United States
Green Hill 6,618 Census-designated place in Wilson County, Tennessee
Rural Hill 2,007 Census-designated place in Wilson County, Tennessee
Watertown 1,517 City in Wilson County, Tennessee, United States

Tennessee Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Shelby County 936,017 County in Tennessee, United States
Davidson County 694,176 County in Tennessee, United States
Nashville 684,410 Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee
Memphis 649,705 County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
New South Memphis 641,608 City in United States of America
Knox County 475,609 County in Maine, United States
Hamilton County 371,662 County in Tennessee, United States
Rutherford County 339,261 County in North Carolina, United States
Williamson County 245,348 County in Tennessee, United States
Montgomery County 214,251 County in Tennessee, United States
Sumner County 195,561 County in Tennessee, United States
Knoxville 190,223 County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Chattanooga 184,742 City in and county seat of Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States
Clarksville 161,247 City in Tennessee
Sullivan County 158,755 County in New York, United States
East Chattanooga 154,024 City in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States of America