Leona, Oregon

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Leona, Oregon
Unincorporated community
Leona, Oregon is located in Oregon
Leona, Oregon
Leona, Oregon
Coordinates: 43°41′42″N 123°17′20″W / 43.695°N 123.289°W / 43.695; -123.289Coordinates: 43°41′42″N 123°17′20″W / 43.695°N 123.289°W / 43.695; -123.289
Country United States
State Oregon
County Douglas
Elevation 322 ft (98 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 97435
Area code(s) 458 and 541

Leona, formerly known as Hudson, is an unincorporated community in Douglas County, Oregon, United States.[1][2] It was named for Leona Perkins. Its post office was established on February 14, 1901 and Thomas E. Bledsoe was its first postmaster.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Leona". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. November 28, 1980. Retrieved 2010-12-23. 
  2. ^ a b McArthur, Lewis A.; McArthur, Lewis L. (2003) [First published 1928]. Oregon Geographic Names (7th ed.). Portland, Oregon: Oregon Historical Society Press. ISBN 9780875952772. OCLC 53075956. 
The log pond at Leona