Veteran CDP, Wyoming
Population 20


The city of Veteran is one of 5 cities in Goshen County. While many may refer to it as a city, it actually is a census designated place (CDP). Veteran is a rural city located in southeast Wyoming near the North Platte River.

Veteran, WY is a Place (Census Designated):
Often referred to as cities, places can be categorized as Census Designated Places (CDP) or legal entities. The places that are legal entities provide governmental functions. CDPs have no governmental authority and exist only for statistical purposes. They are similar to legal entities in that they are a concentrated population identifiable by a name. Neither cross state lines, but may extend across county lines. A CDP may not extend into a legal entity.

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Household Income Inequality

Income inequality is measured using the Gini coefficient. Lower values indicate that household income is spread evenly across the income groups. Higher values indicate that one income group is much more common than others.



Total Population


The climate estimates use Veteran, WY weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at YODER 2.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are higher than 66% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are lower than 68% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are lower than 85% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

State2013 ACSWY
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0089293
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0001346
Region2013 ACS4
Division2013 ACS8
State FIPS2013 ACS56
Place FIPS2013 ACS80285
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusVeteran CDP
Name2013 ACSVeteran CDP, Wyoming
Functional Status Code2010 CensusS
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS57
State ANSI2010 Census01779807
Place ANSI2010 Census02409510
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US5680285
GEOID2013 ACS5680285
Population2010 Census23
Population2013 ACS20
Housing Units2010 Census14
Housing Units2013 ACS20
Land Area2013 ACS1.3 square miles
Water Area2010 Census0
Population Density2013 ACS15.0 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[41.950768,-104.398803], [41.973108,-104.372897],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS41.962680035225, -104.38624182009
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusU1
Place Size Code2010 Census02