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Ocee was a small community in Milton County, now located in Johns Creek in Fulton County, Georgia. It was centered at 34°03′52″N 84°12′46″W / 34.0645434°N 84.2126972°W / 34.0645434; -84.2126972Coordinates: 34°03′52″N 84°12′46″W / 34.0645434°N 84.2126972°W / 34.0645434; -84.2126972.

It was originally called New York, then Mazeppa. The Ocee name, which was taken from the name of a Cherokee community in the area, is still in use today for a school, a park, a library and a church, among others. Ocee is now a part of the new city of Johns Creek, named after Johns Creek which flows just east of it. That city is a part of the municipalization of northern Fulton.

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