Los Angeles County Veterans

Popularity:#2 of 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Compton#34 of 74 Veterans Affairs Departments in Los Angeles County#229 of 384 Veterans Affairs Departments in California#3,870 in Veterans Affairs Departments

Los Angeles County Veterans Details

View Address and Phone Number for Los Angeles County Veterans, a Veterans Affairs Department, at South Santa Fe Avenue, Compton CA.

Los Angeles County Veterans
17600 South Santa Fe Avenue
Compton, California, 90221

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Veterans Affairs Departments Nearby

Find 6 Veterans Affairs Departments within 6.6 miles of Los Angeles County Veterans.

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About the Los Angeles County Veterans

The Los Angeles County Veterans, located in Compton, CA, provides support for veterans of the US Armed Forces. Veteran Services connects veterans with several government agencies and nonprofit organizations at the federal, California state, and Compton level. These services include veteran benefits assistance, services for veterans with disabilities, and information about medical care, insurance, and education benefits. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) also provides veteran services in Compton.

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

Los Angeles County Veteran Statistics

Find Los Angeles 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.

Los Angeles County Veteran Status
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
Veterans280,109 (3.6%)1,661,433 (5.6%)
Los Angeles County VA Health Care Coverage
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
VA Health Care Coverage96,994 (1.0%)588,888 (1.5%)
No Other Coverage18,060 (0.2%)86,399 (0.2%)
Age: Under 191,3137,471
Age: 19 to 64 Years48,019275,705
Age: 65 Years+47,662305,712
Los Angeles County Period of Military Service
 Los Angeles CountyCalifornia
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era32,768194,197
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era10,10382,405
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era3273,784
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era29,676177,114
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era1,46418,460
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II90,576553,795
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II1,26715,508
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II3444,583
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II28,379146,593
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era1,4718,085
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era17,18584,958
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only37,154215,873
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only27,295145,784
Between Korean War and World War II only1,9239,239
Pre-World War II only1771,055