Veterans Affairs Departments in Harlan County, Kentucky

There are 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Harlan County, Kentucky, serving a population of 27,548 people in an area of 466 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 13,774 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 232 square miles.

In Kentucky, Harlan County is ranked 14th of 120 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 20th of 120 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Harlan County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Harlan County, Kentucky veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.

Veterans of Foreign Wars 233 State Highway 413 Baxter, KY

Veterans of Foreign Wars 1517 East Main Street Cumberland, KY

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Harlan 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, Kentucky State, and local Harlan County, KY 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 Harlan County.

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

Harlan County Veteran Statistics

Find Harlan 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.

Harlan County Veteran Status
 Harlan CountyKentucky
Veterans1,423 (6.8%)273,675 (8.0%)
Harlan County VA Health Care Coverage
 Harlan CountyKentucky
VA Health Care Coverage836 (3.1%)122,392 (2.8%)
No Other Coverage89 (0.3%)12,934 (0.3%)
Age: Under 1951,700
Age: 19 to 64 Years34153,268
Age: 65 Years+49067,424
Harlan County Period of Military Service
 Harlan CountyKentucky
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era13829,561
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era3616,319
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era4843
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era14934,707
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era44,001
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II57293,771
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II51,710
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-154
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II9918,287
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era5620
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era618,508
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only21441,033
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only12823,004
Between Korean War and World War II only81,059
Pre-World War II only-98