South Wilson, Wyoming Real Estate For Sale

South Wilson, Wyoming Real Estate For Sale

South Wilson, a part of Wilson, Wyoming, is located in Teton County in the northwest part of the state, not far from Jackson. The town of around 1,400 residents is named after Elijah Nicholas Wilson, a former Pony Express rider and an author who first settled here in 1889. Wilson is noted for its large, expansive properties, its nearness to ski areas and national parks, and its small town atmosphere within driving distance of big-city amenities in Jackson.

Shopping and Dining

Even though Wilson is a small town, owners of South Wilson, Wyoming real estate will find plenty of shopping and dining opportunities. Shopping here centers around Fish Creek Plaza. Wilson’s shopping highlights include Hungry Jack's General Store, where you'll find almost everything you could possibly need from cake frosting to hay, combined with a dose of history, and Aspens Market, the local butcher, grocer and deli.

Local favorite restaurants include Roadhouse Q and the Stagecoach Grill for American cuisine, Sudachi for sushi and Calico for classic Italian fare. Many more dining options exist in nearby Jackson and Teton Village.

Parks and Recreation

One of the best things about owning South Wilson, Wyoming real estate is the abundance of excellent outdoor recreation. The area surrounding South Wilson is a popular ski destination and there are three ski resorts within a short drive, including Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.

The Snake River, which runs just east of Wilson, provides excellent fly fishing and whitewater rafting. Just north of Wilson, the 310,000-acre Grand Teton National Park offers ample recreational opportunities year-round, including hiking, camping, boating, fishing and cross country skiing. Golf enthusiasts will find plenty of courses that combine challenging greens and fairways with dramatic views of the Teton Mountain Range. Among these is the public Teton Pines Golf Course in nearby Jackson.


South Wilson, Wyoming real estate includes the areas of Fall Creek Road and the southern part of Wilson. Properties here are mostly upscale with the average home sales price in Wilson being $781,875 in 2011. South Wilson Wyoming real estate is noted for its abundant acreage, and properties range from log cabin-style homes to luxury estates, all with the stunning backdrop of the Teton Mountains. Many neighborhoods, such as Indian Paintbrush, Rivermeadows and Highland Park Estates have elevated lots, offering sweeping views of the Wyoming countryside, fields of wildflowers and the mountains beyond.

Some neighborhoods even offer fly fishing in the creeks that criss-cross the region. South Wilson also offers a good number of "horse homes," which include access to the Schofield Patent Equestrian Center. All over South Wilson, it's not unusual to see wildlife, such as elk, deer, moose and bald eagles right out your kitchen or bedroom windows.

Schools, Health, Transportation

School-age children in South Wilson attend the schools of the Teton County School District, whose facilities include six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. The district has an enrollment of 2,378 students and boasts a graduation rate of nearly 93%. For post-secondary education, there is a branch of the University of Wyoming in Jackson.

Wilson Medical Clinic in Wilson provides a variety of health care services to South Wilson residents and visitors, including family medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, sports medicine and orthopedics. For more serious conditions, St. John's Medical Center in Jackson offers a 108-bed, inpatient hospital, an extended care facility, a birth and delivery department, emergency medicine and an ICU unit.

Wilson's small size makes it easy to get around town. The town is connected via the Teton Pass Highway and SR 89 to Jackson and points north and south of there. For longer trips, South Wilson is just a 30 minute drive from Jackson Hole Airport. This 533-acre facility, located within Grand Teton National Park, offers daily non-stop service to Dallas, Chicago, Denver, Salt Lake City and Atlanta and serves around 30,000 passengers each year. The approach to Jackson Hole Airport has been ranked one of the most beautiful in the United States.

If you are thinking about buying or selling a home, give us a call at (307) 690-6906 or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.



Whether you’re relocating to Jackson Hole, or want to buy a vacation home, primary residence, second home, resort property, condo, townhome, land, horse property, Teton view home, golf estate or ski-in/ski-out home, you’ll find all Jackson, Wilson, and Teton Village real estate listed for sale here. You need an advocate, a buyer's agent to represent your best interest, with confidentiality, Teri will you acquire a Jackson Hole property for your 1031 exchange, investment, second home or future retirement.  Take advantage of the many tax benefits of Wyoming residency. Already own a home in Jackson Hole?  Interested in knowing the value in today's market? Thinking about selling? Talk with Teri about creative marketing to attract qualified buyers for your home.  Teri McCarthy is the Broker/Owner of Jackson Wyoming Real Estate.  Teri holds the designations of CRS (Certified Residential Specialist) and RSPS (Resort and Second Home Specialist) matching buyers and sellers with Jackson Hole properties since 1989. All rights reserved 2019 Teri McCarthy Inc and Teri McCarthy, Realtor, CRS, RSPS.