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Latham, Georgia

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Welcome to Latham ...

So far, we have found very little information about Latham. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Latham to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Latham, please Contact Us.

Latham would have been located within present day Haralson County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Latham is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Latham was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Latham (for example, toward Piedmont (AL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Communities near Latham ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Aragon   [Map]   1,242   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Bremen   [Map]   6,421   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cave Spring   [Map]   1,154   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cedartown   [Map]   9,799   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dallas   [Map]   13,108   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mount Zion   [Map]   1,763   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Latham.

Communities Also Named Latham ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Latham - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Latham.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Latham. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Latham. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Latham.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Latham:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Latham no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Haralson County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Haralson County: www.haralsoncountyga.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Latham, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Latham - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Latham. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Latham) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Latham. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8665, Longitude: -85.1666     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Latham have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Latham.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Latham.