StatisticLa VetaColoradoNational
Population density (sq mi)5145691
Median age50.836.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1826%45%43%
Speak English95%83%79%
Speak Spanish3%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in La Veta is 819% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in La Veta is 40% higher than Colorado
  • In La Veta 99.43% of the population is White
  • In La Veta 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In La Veta 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare La Veta, CO Demographics


      La Veta population breakdown by race

      RaceLa VetaColoradoNational
      American Indian0.00%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%3.43%3.06%
      Other race0.57%4.18%4.75%
      In La Veta, 8.5% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      La Veta age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The La Veta, CO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).