Veterans Affairs Departments in Craighead County, Arkansas

There are 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Craighead County, Arkansas, serving a population of 104,246 people in an area of 708 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 52,123 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 353 square miles.

In Arkansas, Craighead County is ranked 39th of 75 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 13th of 75 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Craighead County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Craighead County, Arkansas veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.

Veterans Service Office 511 South Main Street Jonesboro, AR

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1991 300 Airport Road Jonesboro, AR

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Craighead County Veteran Service Organizations provide support for veterans of the US Armed Forces through a number of government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the Federal, Arkansas State, and local Craighead County, AR level. Veteran Services can include assistance with veteran benefits, support for veterans with disabilities, and access to insurance, medical care, and education benefits. At the Federal level, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides Veteran Services in Craighead County.

You may contact Veterans Services for questions about:
  • Craighead County military and veterans' benefits
  • Veterans Affairs Offices and Vet Centers
  • Craighead County VA Hospitals and health benefits
  • VA Burial services
  • Craighead County VFW and AMVETS posts

Craighead County Veteran Statistics

Find Craighead County Veteran Status, VA Health Care Coverage, and Period of Military Service. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Craighead County Veteran Status
 Craighead CountyArkansas
Veterans5,371 (6.8%)202,572 (8.9%)
Craighead County VA Health Care Coverage
 Craighead CountyArkansas
VA Health Care Coverage2,992 (2.9%)100,307 (3.4%)
No Other Coverage323 (0.3%)13,498 (0.5%)
Age: Under 19821,483
Age: 19 to 64 Years1,20243,288
Age: 65 Years+1,70855,536
Craighead County Period of Military Service
 Craighead CountyArkansas
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era75624,318
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era25310,801
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era26971
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era63526,034
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era1264,062
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II1,94869,347
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II1462,613
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-276
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II42113,396
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era-617
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era1426,451
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only53826,757
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only34916,185
Between Korean War and World War II only31625
Pre-World War II only-119