Wilton Center, Illinois

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Wilton Center
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Illinois
County Will
Township Wilton
Elevation 663 ft (202 m)
Coordinates 41°21′05″N 87°57′35″W / 41.35139°N 87.95972°W / 41.35139; -87.95972Coordinates: 41°21′05″N 87°57′35″W / 41.35139°N 87.95972°W / 41.35139; -87.95972
Population 150 (2000)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 60442
Area code 815
Location of Wilton Center within Illinois

Wilton Center is an unincorporated community in southern Will County, Illinois, in the United States. It is located on flat land 10 miles northeast of Wilmington, 5 miles south of Manhattan and 8 miles west of Peotone. It has a population of about 150.


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 is a part of Peotone School District 207-U. Wilton Center Elementary School was closed, after a 4-3 vote by the school board, upon the completion of the 2013-2014 school year.

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  1. ^ "Wilton Center". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-09-11. 
  2. ^ 'Services Held in Joliet For Richard J. Barr,' The Farmers Weekly Review (Will County, Illinois), June 13, 1951, pg. 1

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