La Veta Information

La Veta Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of La Veta, CO

General La Veta Information

State: Colorado

County: Huerfano County

Close cities: Gardner, CO, Colorado City, CO, Boncarbo, CO, Weston, CO, Rye, CO, Aguilar, CO, Blanca, CO, Walsenburg, CO, Fort Garland, CO

La Veta Population (census data)
Total 856 (-7.1% since 2000)
Male 410 (47.9%)
Female 446 (52.1%)

Population Density: 693 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.0 (US Avg is 100)

La Veta Elevation: 7,013 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.24 square miles

Median Household Income: $39,976

Zip Codes: 81055.

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La Veta Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (84.8%)
  • Hispanic (11.5%)
  • Two or more races (3.6%)
  • American Indian (3.1%)
  • Other race (2.1%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (27.1%)
  • English (14.5%)
  • Irish (12.2%)
  • United States (10.8%)
  • Italian (7.5%)
  • Scottish (5.0%)

Local La Veta Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: Arizona Cardinals, Denver Broncos
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Denver, University of Colorado

La Veta School Information

High Schools
La Veta Junior-Senior High School (126 East Garland, La Veta, CO, 81055 - La Veta RE-2 District)
Elementary Schools
La Veta Elementary School (126 East Garland, La Veta, CO, 81055 - La Veta RE-2 District)

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