Littlerock, Washington

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Littlerock, Washington
Littlerock, Washington is located in Washington (state)
Littlerock, Washington
Littlerock, Washington
Coordinates: 46°54′06″N 123°01′05″W / 46.90167°N 123.01806°W / 46.90167; -123.01806Coordinates: 46°54′06″N 123°01′05″W / 46.90167°N 123.01806°W / 46.90167; -123.01806
CountryUnited States
StateWashington
CountyThurston
Elevation
144 ft (44 m)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
98556
Area code(s)360
GNIS feature ID1512396[1]

Littlerock is an unincorporated community in Thurston County, Washington, United States. Littlerock is 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Olympia. Littlerock has a post office with ZIP code 98556.[2]

History[edit]

A post office called Littlerock has been in operation since 1879.[3] The community was named after the large rock a first settler placed in his yard.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Littlerock, Washington
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 14 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Thurston County Place Names: A Heritage Guide" (PDF). Thurston County Historical Commission. 1992. p. 45. Retrieved 28 March 2018.