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Latham is a city in Butler County, in the Wichita metro area.
One tradition says the community was named after Arlie Latham, shortstop with the St. Louis Browns; another says it was named for Latham Young, railroad commissioner
The latitude of Latham is 37.536N. The longitude is -96.641W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,473 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 162.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Latham demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Butler County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Wichita area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 67072 ZIP code.
19% of Latham residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Latham ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Latham was $13,385, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Latham residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Latham, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $268. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $560.
Butler County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Latham political report.
The average commute time for Latham workers is 38 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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