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Attapulgus

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Incorporated Date: 

January 1, 1943

Population: 

449

Total Area: 

0.8 sq mi
Contact Information
115 N. Main St. #3
Attapulgus, GA 39815

Phone Number: 

(229) 465-3322

Fax Number: 

(229) 465-3302

Attapulgus takes its name from the Native American Indian word for "Dogwood." Attapulgite, a mineral named to honor the town, makes up clay soil throughout much of the surrounding region.