Upton is served by many different nonprofit organizations and government entities in the community. Composed primarily of volunteers, these organizations provide amenities that help Upton flourish. The Upton Economic Development Board aims to promote economic growth and development in the area. The Upton Volunteer Fire Department provides emergency services to the town and surrounding areas. Additionally, there are religious groups and recreational organizations, such as the Upton Golf Association and Upton Gun Club that serve an important part of the community and contribute to the town's character and identity.