Veterans Affairs Departments in Shelby County, Indiana

There are 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Shelby County, Indiana, serving a population of 44,339 people in an area of 412 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 22,169 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 205 square miles.

In Indiana, Shelby County is ranked 41st of 92 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 47th of 92 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Shelby County Veterans Affairs Departments

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

Shelby County Veterans Service Office 25 West Polk Street Shelbyville, IN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 1622 Indiana 44 Shelbyville, IN

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Shelby 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 Shelby 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 Shelby County.

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

Shelby County Veteran Statistics

Find Shelby 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.

Shelby County Veteran Status
 Shelby CountyIndiana
Veterans3,001 (8.8%)390,220 (7.7%)
Shelby County VA Health Care Coverage
 Shelby CountyIndiana
VA Health Care Coverage1,320 (3.0%)151,363 (2.3%)
No Other Coverage248 (0.6%)19,599 (0.3%)
Age: Under 191181,155
Age: 19 to 64 Years49964,050
Age: 65 Years+70386,158
Shelby County Period of Military Service
 Shelby CountyIndiana
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era32440,211
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era4414,594
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era26976
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era28548,618
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era533,540
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II1,074134,232
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II81,121
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II5256
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II25631,336
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era-959
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era8014,008
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only52862,963
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only30735,399
Between Korean War and World War II only111,898
Pre-World War II only-109