U.S. Route 52 goes through Wilton Center. Other main roads are Cedar Rd., Peotone-Wilmington Rd., and Elevator Rd. Other roads in Wilton Center are Arsenal Rd. and Quigley Rd. Wilton Center is half surrounded by a forest preserve controlled by Will County. There is a church on Rt. 52.
Wilton Center Elementary School serves just over 100 area students from kindergarten to grade 4 and features a computer lab and library. It is a part of Peotone School District 207-U. The school's mascot is roadrunner.