Veterans Affairs Departments in Lake County, Indiana

There are 14 Veterans Affairs Departments in Lake County, Indiana, serving a population of 488,694 people in an area of 499 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 34,906 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 35 square miles.

In Indiana, Lake County is ranked 59th of 92 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 2nd of 92 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Lake County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Lake County, Indiana veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.

Lake County Veterans Service 2293 North Main Street Crown Point, IN

US Department Of Veterans Affair Crown Point 107 East 93rd Avenue Crown Point, IN

Veterans Foreign Wars Post 9323 2750 Central Avenue Gary, IN

Veterans Life Changing Service 501 West Ridge Road Gary, IN

Veterans Of Foreign Wars Lodge 540 South Indiana Street Hobart, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 17401 Morse Street Lowell, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 10400 West 93rd Avenue St. John, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 2125 Gettler Street Dyer, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 301 East Main Street Griffith, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 8554 Kennedy Avenue Highland, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 6880 Hendricks Street Merrillville, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1919 2144 Front Street Gary, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7881 6831 Kennedy Avenue Hammond, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 802 5820 Hohman Avenue Hammond, IN

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Lake 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, Indiana State, and local Lake County, IN 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 Lake County.

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

Lake County Veteran Statistics

Find Lake 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.

Lake County Veteran Status
 Lake CountyIndiana
Veterans27,437 (7.4%)390,220 (7.7%)
Lake County VA Health Care Coverage
 Lake CountyIndiana
VA Health Care Coverage9,752 (2.0%)151,363 (2.3%)
No Other Coverage1,048 (0.2%)19,599 (0.3%)
Age: Under 19911,155
Age: 19 to 64 Years4,04964,050
Age: 65 Years+5,61286,158
Lake County Period of Military Service
 Lake CountyIndiana
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era2,38440,211
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era98514,594
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era49976
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era3,30248,618
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era893,540
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II9,519134,232
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II101,121
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-256
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II2,42931,336
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era-959
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era1,18614,008
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only4,33362,963
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only3,02235,399
Between Korean War and World War II only1191,898
Pre-World War II only10109