TeleAtlas/GDT Local
Access Transport Areas

Provider: TeleAtlas/GDT

Local Access Transport Areas (LATAs) are unique geographies created by the FCC following the divestiture of AT&T’s local exchange operations in 1984. By law, telephone calls between LATAs must be handled by long distance carriers.

LATA boundaries are best suited for the following applications and uses:

  • Identify Calling Patterns
  • Identify and Determine Calling Plans

Database Fields

  • LATA name
  • LATA code

The LATA Boundaries database is tiled by state and nation.

Data Formats

LATA Boundaries are available in the following data formats:

  • MapInfo
  • ArcView GIS
  • SDET

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