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Location of Latimer, Mississippi
|• Total||16.3 sq mi (42.3 km2)|
|• Land||16.3 sq mi (42.3 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||72 ft (22 m)|
|• Density||372/sq mi (143.7/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0705437|
Latimer is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States. It is part of the Pascagoula Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 6,079 at the 2010 census, up from 4,288 at the 2000 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 16.2 square miles (42 km2), all land.
|Black or African American (non-Hispanic)||544||8.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino||359||5.34%|
As of the 2020 United States census, there were 6,720 people, 2,561 households, and 1,798 families residing in the CDP.
Latimer is served by the Jackson County School District. It includes three elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. Students in Latimer attend schools in St. Martin, Mississippi.
- St. Martin North Elementary
- St. Martin East Elementary
- St. Martin Upper Elementary
- St. Martin Middle School
- St. Martin High School
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