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La Grange
Troup County, Georgia

ZipCodes
30240

Motto
City of Elms and Roses



Page Contents for La Grange, Georgia

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Schools.



Statistics & Facts

The Georgia state capital is Atlanta.
The population of La Grange is approximately 27,000 1990, 29588 2010.
The approximate number of families is 10,949 1990, 11243 2010.
The amount of land area in La Grange is 67.212 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 1.484 sq kilometers.
The distance from La Grange to Washington DC is 618 miles.
The distance to the Georgia state capital is 61 miles. (as the crow flies)
La Grange is positioned 33.04 degrees north of the equator and 85.03 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

60 miles southwest of Atlanta, on the shore of West Point Lake in west-central Georgia.
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Climate


wonderful!
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History & History Related Items

A history page for La Grange.

The first settlers came to LaGrange in 1826 and by 1828 LaGrange was incorporated. The name "LaGrange" was from French General LaFayette. His home was named LaGrange. He came here to visit the Governor, George M. Troup and while here toured the entire state. The General said the area reminded him of his homeland and estate in France. Later, when a name was being chosen for this main town in Troup County, LaGrange was met with enthusiasm.
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The settling of La Grange

1826

The incorporation of La Grange

1828


Attractions


Things to do in La Grange.
The La Grange Symphony Orchestra
P. O. Box 2321
LaGrange, GA. 30241
Phone: 706/882-0662

A webpage for La Grange, Georgia
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La Grange City Government

A government page for La Grange

City Hall
200 Ridley Avenue
P.O. Box 430
LaGrange, GA 30241
Phone: 706 883-2000
Fax: 706 883-2020

La Grange has a Council-Manager form of government, with a six member elected council, a Mayor elected at large, and an appointed city manager. The Mayor and Council members serve overlapping four-year terms.

La Grange Chamber

LaGrange-Troup County, Georgia Chamber of Commerce
111 Bull Street
PO Box 636
La Grange, GA 30241
Phone: 706-884-8671
Fax: 706-884-6388

La Grange Organizations

LaGrange-Troup County, Georgia Chamber of Commerce
111 Bull Street
PO Box 636
La Grange, GA 30241
Phone: 706-884-8671
Fax: 706-884-6388

La Grange Schools

Education in La Grange.

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