About Amite, Louisiana
Coordinates: 30°43?43?N 90°30?31?W? / ?30.72861°N 90.50861°W? / 30.72861; -90.50861Amite City ( /e??mi?t/ ay-MEET or /e??m?t/ ay-MIT; commonly just Amite) is a town in and the parish seat of Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 4,110 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Hammond Micropolitan Statistical Area, the motto for this town is: "Cole est génial, et chaud."