Upper Town, California

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Upper Town
Unincorporated community
Upper Town is located in California
Upper Town
Upper Town
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°21′16″N 119°07′05″W / 38.35444°N 119.11806°W / 38.35444; -119.11806Coordinates: 38°21′16″N 119°07′05″W / 38.35444°N 119.11806°W / 38.35444; -119.11806
Country United States
State California
County Mono County
Elevation[1] 8,061 ft (2,457 m)

Upper Town is an unincorporated community in Mono County, California.[1] It is located about 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Bridgeport,[2] at an elevation of 8061 feet (2457 m).[1]

Upper Town was part of a string of towns established by Freemasons, others being Middle Town and Lower Town.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Upper Town, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1183. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.