Farron, Washington

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Farron, Washington
Unincorporated community
Farron, Washington is located in Yakima County
Farron, Washington
Farron, Washington
Location of Farron, Washington
Farron, Washington is located in Washington (state)
Farron, Washington
Farron, Washington
Farron, Washington (Washington (state))
Coordinates: 46°24′16″N 120°31′17″W / 46.4045717°N 120.5214519°W / 46.4045717; -120.5214519Coordinates: 46°24′16″N 120°31′17″W / 46.4045717°N 120.5214519°W / 46.4045717; -120.5214519[1]
Country United States
State Washington
County Yakima
Elevation[2] 833 ft (254 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 98951
Area code(s) 509
GNIS feature ID 1510964[2]

Farron is an unincorporated community in Yakima County, Washington, United States, located approximately five miles southwest of Wapato.

The small community developed along the Toppenish, Simcoe and Western Railway Company railway around 1909.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Farron". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-10-25. 
  2. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. ^ "Station Roster Master List: Farron". Northern Pacific Railway Historical Association. Retrieved October 25, 2012.