La Veta, CO

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640 Vital Statistics. 16 Condition Alerts found.

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La Veta Profile


Overview

La Veta is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 759 people and just one neighborhood, La Veta is the 168th largest community in Colorado.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, La Veta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in La Veta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, La Veta is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in La Veta who work in sales jobs (17.18%), management occupations (9.74%), and business and financial occupations (8.72%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.56 minutes getting to work every day.

For a small town, La Veta has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in La Veta exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.

La Veta Demographics

The citizens of La Veta are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.60% of adults in La Veta have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in La Veta in 2010 was $19,747, which is lower middle income relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $78,988 for a family of four. However, La Veta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call La Veta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Veta residents report their race to be White. La Veta also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.15% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in La Veta include Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.

The most common language spoken in La Veta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
La Veta 0.101011101001110
Colorado 3.21
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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La Veta 0.101011101001110
Colorado 26.42
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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La Veta 0.101011101001110
Colorado 44

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

HUERFANO SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
John Mall High School
355 West Pine Street
Walsenburg, CO, 81089
09-12
Gardner Elementary School
25421 Highway 69
Gardner, CO, 81040
PK-08
Peakview School
375 West Pine Street
Walsenburg, CO, 81089
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.6% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 70.3% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 7.1%

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LA VETA SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-2


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District Quality Compared to Colorado

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Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CO Quality Rating Compared to Nation
La Veta Elementary School
126 East Garland
La Veta, CO, 81055
PK-05
La Veta Junior Senior High School
126 East Garland
La Veta, CO, 81055
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.5% 41.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.6% 34.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.9% 7.1%

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