kids encyclopedia robot

Latham, Oregon facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Latham, Oregon
Country United States
State Oregon
County Lane
Elevation
705 ft (215 m)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
97424
Area code(s) 458 and 541

Latham is an unincorporated community in Lane County, Oregon, United States. It is located on Interstate 5 about 2 miles south of downtown Cottage Grove. The community was named after the politician Milton S. Latham. The post office operated for about ten years, from September 16, 1878 to February 14, 1888. James J. Comstock was its first postmaster. Latham is now served by the Cottage Grove post office.

kids search engine
Latham, Oregon Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.