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Quality of Life

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Wilson, North Carolina is a town of little leagues and big sportsmanship. The charm here is palpable, the people are friendly, and the brew is on tap. Our ideal location places us a convenient distance from the greater Triangle area, without the urban inconveniences of stop-and-go traffic and the high cost of living. With nearly 50,000 residents, Wilson is in the unique position to offer city opportunities and lifestyles with small town history and warmth.

Economic Opportunities

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Wilson is fortunate to have the largest manufacturing base in Eastern North Carolina, with five major life-science manufacturing facilities and many other diversified industries. City leaders have always invested heavily in infrastructure to serve industry with world-class amenities. The City supplies electric, natural gas, water, sewer and broadband utilities. Wilson is an employment center for many surrounding counties, with a net in-migration workforce of approximately 3,500 daily.

Everyone Is Welcome

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Home to 50,000 people, Wilson, N.C., has big-city conveniences but also small-town heart. It’s a place where neighbors watch out for each other, abilities are weighed heavier than disabilities, police officers take time to play games with kids, and everyone can feel at home.

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