La Veta is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 758 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.