The City of Wilson is the county seat of Wilson County, North Carolina and is situated in the heart of eastern North Carolina, around 40 miles east of the capital city of Raleigh. It lies at the interchange of Interstate 95 and U.S. Route 264 in the state's Coastal Plain region. Wilson had a population of 49,610 in 2012, according to the Census Bureau.
Wilson's most recent Comprehensive Plan expanded its planning focus to include a commitment to long-term sustainability. The plan incorporates topics including: Energy Conservation and Alternative Energy, Climate Change, Waste Reduction and Recycling, Food Production and Food Security, Community Health and Safety, and Water Conservation.
No City Of Wilson projects are currently awaiting support.