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Location of Woodruff in Navajo County, Arizona.
|• Total||5.78 sq mi (14.98 km2)|
|• Land||5.77 sq mi (14.94 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.04 km2)|
|Elevation||5,144 ft (1,568 m)|
| • Estimate
|Time zone||UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))|
|GNIS feature ID||13993|
Woodruff was settled in 1876 by a group of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints led by Nathan Tenney and including Tenney's son Ammon M. Tenney. It was initially called Tenney's Settlement. In 1878 Lorenzo H. Hatch became the head of the LDS branch there. At that point it was named Woodruff after Wilford Woodruff.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the census of 2010, there were 191 people, 65 households, and 49 families residing in Woodruff.
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