LaGrange is a city and the county seat of Troup County, Georgia, United States. The population of the city is 30,452 (2013 US census estimate).Census It is the principal city of and is included in the LaGrange, Georgia Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Gainesville, Georgia-Alabama (part) Combined Statistical Area.
LaGrange is home to LaGrange College, the oldest private college in the state. Its proximity to West Point Lake, a few miles to the west, makes it a tourist destination for bass fishermen and water sports enthusiasts
A statue of the Marquis de LaFayette stands atop a fountain in LaGrange's LaFayette Square.
LaGrange is located at 33.0367° N, 85.0319° W. The city is located in west central Georgia along Interstates 85 and 185, which run east of the city, with Interstate 85 leading northeast 62 mi (100 km) to Atlanta and southwest 87 mi (140 km) to Montgomery, Alabama. Interstate 85 gives direct access to the city from exits 13, 14, and 18. Interstate 185 runs south from the city 40 mi (64 km) to Columbus. U.S. Route 27, U.S. Route 29, Georgia State Route 219, and Georgia State Route 109 all meet in the interior of the city. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has an area of 112.8 mi (181.5 km), in which 111.4 mi (179.3 km) is land and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) is water.
Troup County School District
The Troup County School System holds grades pre-school to grade twelve, that consists of fifteen elementary schools, three middle schools (Callaway Middle School, Gardner Newman Middle School, and Long Cane Middle School) and three high schools (Callaway High School, LaGrange High School,and Troup County Comprehensive High School. The County is divided into three school zones. The Troup County School System serves Hogansville, LaGrange, and West Point. It is home to over twenty new/recently renovated schools.