McLeod, Oregon

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McLeod, Oregon
Unincorporated community
McLeod, Oregon is located in Oregon
McLeod, Oregon
McLeod, Oregon
McLeod, Oregon is located in the US
McLeod, Oregon
McLeod, Oregon
Coordinates: 42°39′43″N 122°41′17″W / 42.662°N 122.688°W / 42.662; -122.688Coordinates: 42°39′43″N 122°41′17″W / 42.662°N 122.688°W / 42.662; -122.688
Country United States
State Oregon
County Jackson
Elevation 1,552 ft (473 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 97541
Area code(s) 458 and 541
GNIS feature ID 1146017[1]
Coordinates and elevation from Geographic Names Information System[1]

McLeod is an unincorporated community in Jackson County, Oregon, United States.[1] It lies at the confluence of Big Butte Creek with the Rogue River just downstream of Lost Creek Lake.[2] It is along Oregon Route 234 between Shady Cove and Prospect.[2] The community was named after its 1910 settler William R. McLeod.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "McLeod". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. November 28, 1980. Retrieved January 8, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b Oregon Atlas & Gazetteer (7th ed.). Yarmouth, Maine: DeLorme. 2008. p. 61. ISBN 0-89933-347-8. 
  3. ^ McArthur, Lewis A.; McArthur, Lewis L (2003) [1928]. Oregon Geographic Names. Portland, Oregon: Oregon Historical Society Press. p. 629. ISBN 0-87595-277-1.