Veterans Affairs Departments in Brainerd, Minnesota

There are 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Brainerd, Minnesota, serving a population of 13,394 people in an area of 12 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 6,697 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 5 square miles.

In Minnesota, Brainerd is ranked 85th of 1018 cities in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 88th of 1018 cities in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Brainerd Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Brainerd, Minnesota veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.


Crow Wing County Veterans Services 204 Laurel Street Brainerd, MN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 309 South 6th Street Brainerd, MN

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Brainerd Veteran Service Organizations provide support for veterans of the US Armed Forces through a number of government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the Federal, Minnesota State, and local Brainerd, MN 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 Brainerd.

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

Brainerd Veteran Statistics

Find Brainerd 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.

Brainerd Veteran Status
 BrainerdMinnesota
Veterans902 (9.0%)310,097 (7.3%)
Brainerd VA Health Care Coverage
 BrainerdMinnesota
VA Health Care Coverage510 (4.0%)136,542 (2.5%)
No Other Coverage39 (0.3%)11,526 (0.2%)
Age: Under 19441,301
Age: 19 to 64 Years24447,067
Age: 65 Years+22288,174
Brainerd Period of Military Service
 BrainerdMinnesota
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era11729,166
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era3410,981
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era-813
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era9028,513
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era122,567
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II174114,840
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II41,249
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-189
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II12030,014
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era-1,027
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era7615,023
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only21342,459
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only6231,282
Between Korean War and World War II only-1,831
Pre-World War II only-143