Ochopee, Florida: Smallest Post Office in the United States

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Address:
38000 Tamiami Trail, Ochopee, FL
Directions:
On US Hwy 41/Tamiami Trail around three miles east of Hwy 29, at milepost 72, south side.
Hours:
M-F 8-10 12-4, Sa 10-11 (Call to verify)
Phone:
239-695-4131
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
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Smallest Post Office in the United States
Was an old farm irrigation pipe shed pressed into civil service in 1953. Not recommended for the claustrophobic. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Ochopee Post Office.

Smallest Post Office in U.S.

The lady postmaster said she serves about 80 Native American families who live on the Seminole Reservation in and around the Everglades. She was very nice and had postcards for sale of her smallest post office. It's located right on the Tamiami Trail, about a mile west of the world famous Skunk Ape Research Center.

[D Springer, 04/10/2017]

Smallest post office.

Smallest Post Office in the United States

Painted pink in October for Breast Cancer Awareness.

[Sue, 03/22/2016]

Smallest Post Office in the US.

Smallest Post Office in the United States

Too small to go inside. Pre-stamped postcards are only $1, not bad. No bathroom, so it might be closed for a few minutes from time to time.

[Bill Thompson, 02/23/2012]

Tiny post office.

Nation's Smallest Post Office

I wanted to share a photo I took of the nations smallest post office since I did not see a photo of this on your site.

Tip: Do not go at lunch time. It is closed for lunch. My guess is the need for a bathroom break?

[Janet Riecken, 05/27/2008]

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