GeoTel LATA Boundaries

The LATA Dataset is a boundary map representing the 3 digit Local Access and Transport Areas (LATAs) that were created as part of the 1984 AT&T Divestiture process. LATAs are regulatory boundaries unique to the telecom industry and define when it is necessary to use a long distance carrier. Offered in MapInfo (.TAB) and ESRI (.SHP) formats.

Geotel LATA


Fields Description Example
Lata_ID Record Identifier 628
Lata_Name LATA Name Minneapolis Minn
State State Code MN
LEC Local Exchange
Qwest Corporation
NPA Area Codes 320,507,612,651,763,952