Upatoi, Georgia

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Upatoi is a community and post office in the northeastern Muscogee County, Georgia, United States.[1][2] The community is on Georgia Route 22 and U.S. Route 80 approximately 15 miles east of Columbus.[1] Upatoi was annexed by the city of Columbus in 1971 as part of the consolidation of the city and county governments.[citation needed]

Upatoi Creek is on the southern boundary of Muscogee County approximately three miles south of the community.[1]

History[edit]

A post office was established at Upatoi in 1829.[3]

The Norfolk Southern Railway marks the southern boundary of Upatoi and the northern boundary of Fort Benning.[1]

Coordinates: 32°32′56″N 84°44′24″W / 32.54889°N 84.74000°W / 32.54889; -84.74000

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Utapoi, GA, 7.5 Minute Topographic Quadrangle, USGS, 1955
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Upatoi, Georgia
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 24 June 2019.