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Welcome to Latta ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Latta, you might consider that their post office opened in 1888.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Latta has a population of 1,279 people<2> (see below for details).
Latta is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Latta lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Latta is located in the (843) area code.
The ZIP code for Latta: 29565<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Latta had an population of 1,279 people. This is a decrease of 7.25% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.29% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Latta had a population of 1,379 people. This makes Latta the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Latta represents 0.03% of the population of South Carolina (which has 4,625,364 people), making it the state's 135th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,379 people, the population of Latta decreased 2.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,410 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Latta.
Communities Also Named Latta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 4 communities that are also named Latta - they are located in Indiana, Oklahoma, Ontario and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Latta.
Communities near Latta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Latta.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Latta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Latta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Latta. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Latta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Latta. See our Newspapers Page for Latta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Latta ...
Looking for more information about Latta? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Latta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Latta.
Adding Latta to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Latta in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Latta was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Latta in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Latta.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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