Woodruff, Idaho

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Woodruff, Idaho
Unincorporated community
Woodruff, Idaho is located in Idaho
Woodruff, Idaho
Woodruff, Idaho
Location within the state of Idaho
Woodruff, Idaho is located in the US
Woodruff, Idaho
Woodruff, Idaho
Woodruff, Idaho (the US)
Coordinates: 42°02′10″N 112°12′53″W / 42.03611°N 112.21472°W / 42.03611; -112.21472Coordinates: 42°02′10″N 112°12′53″W / 42.03611°N 112.21472°W / 42.03611; -112.21472
Country United States
State Idaho
County Oneida
Elevation 4,485 ft (1,367 m)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP codes 83252
Area code(s) 208
GNIS feature ID 398384[1]

Woodruff is an unincorporated community in Oneida County in the U.S. state of Idaho.[1] The community is located along Interstate 15, 10 mi (16 km) south of Malad City.[2]

History[edit]

The first settlement at Woodruff was made in 1865.[3] A post office called Woodruff was established in 1894, and remained in operation until 1909.[4] The community was named in honor of Wilford Woodruff, 4th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Woodruff, Idaho". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Woodruff, Idaho - Community Profile". RoadsideThoughts. Retrieved May 6, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b Lund, Anthon Henrik (1922). The Utah Genealogical and Historical Magazine. Geneal. Society of Utah. p. 43. 
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Retrieved 19 January 2018.