Veterans Affairs Departments in Porter County, Indiana

There are 3 Veterans Affairs Departments in Porter County, Indiana, serving a population of 167,391 people in an area of 418 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 55,797 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 139 square miles.

In Indiana, Porter County is ranked 75th of 92 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 26th of 92 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Porter County Veterans Affairs Departments

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


Porter County Veteran Service Office 155 Indiana Avenue Valparaiso, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 2803 Monnier Street Portage, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 705 Roosevelt Road Valparaiso, IN

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Porter 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 Porter 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 Porter County.

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

Porter County Veteran Statistics

Find Porter County Veteran Status, VA Health Care Coverage, and Period of Military Service. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Porter County Veteran Status
 Porter CountyIndiana
Veterans9,938 (7.7%)397,715 (7.9%)
Porter County VA Health Care Coverage
 Porter CountyIndiana
VA Health Care Coverage2,459 (1.5%)148,933 (2.3%)
No Other Coverage113 (0.1%)19,652 (0.3%)
Age: Under 19171,355
Age: 19 to 64 Years58463,915
Age: 65 Years+1,85883,663
Porter County Period of Military Service
 Porter CountyIndiana
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era81735,968
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era25713,973
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era29825
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era1,31149,196
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era583,587
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II3,713136,656
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II31,138
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-270
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II80033,934
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era351,069
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era39517,528
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only1,38564,396
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only1,11336,957
Between Korean War and World War II only192,076
Pre-World War II only3142