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Welcome to Woodruff ...

Woodruff is primarily located in Oneida County<1>. A portion of Woodruff extends into Vilas County.

Woodruff is 1,600 feet [488 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Woodruff lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Woodruff: (715) & (534)<3>

The ZIP code for Woodruff: 54568<4>

Communities Also Named Woodruff ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Woodruff - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, New Jersey (2), North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah, Vermont, Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Woodruff.

Communities near Woodruff ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Woodruff.

  • Minocqua [Oneida County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minocqua
    • Minocqua [Oneida County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Woodruff
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,453 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minocqua have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minocqua
  • Lac du Flambeau [Vilas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lac du Flambeau
    • Lac du Flambeau [Vilas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Woodruff
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,517 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lac du Flambeau have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lac du Flambeau
  • Arbor Vitae [Vilas County]
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    • Arbor Vitae [Vilas County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Woodruff
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,453 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arbor Vitae have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arbor Vitae
  • Newbold [Oneida County]
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    • Newbold [Oneida County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Woodruff
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,730 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newbold have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newbold
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Germain [Vilas County]
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      • Saint Germain [Vilas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Woodruff
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,166 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Germain have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Germain
    • Woodruff [Oneida County]
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      • Woodruff [Oneida County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Woodruff
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,989 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodruff have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodruff
    • Sugar Camp [Oneida County]
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      • Sugar Camp [Oneida County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Woodruff
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,646 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugar Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hazelhurst [Oneida County]
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      • Hazelhurst [Oneida County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Woodruff
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,266 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazelhurst have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazelhurst
    • Cloverland [Vilas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverland
      • Cloverland [Vilas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Woodruff
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,069 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverland
    • Lake Tomahawk [Oneida County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Tomahawk
      • Lake Tomahawk [Oneida County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Woodruff
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,037 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Tomahawk have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Tomahawk

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Woodruff. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Woodruff.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Woodruff. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Woodruff.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Woodruff. See our Newspapers Page for Woodruff.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodruff ...

Looking for more information about Woodruff? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Woodruff, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Woodruff.

Adding Woodruff to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Woodruff in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Woodruff was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Woodruff on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Oneida County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Woodruff. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Oneida County: www.co.oneida.wi.gov/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Oneida, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Woodruff - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Woodruff). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Woodruff or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Woodruff) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Woodruff. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WoodruffOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodruff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.8966, Longitude: -89.6978    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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