Veterans Affairs Departments in Anoka County, Minnesota

There are 3 Veterans Affairs Departments in Anoka County, Minnesota, serving a population of 344,861 people in an area of 423 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 114,953 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 140 square miles.

In Minnesota, Anoka County is ranked 73rd of 87 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 7th of 87 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Anoka County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Anoka County, Minnesota veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.


Anoka County Veterans Service Officer 2100 3rd Avenue Anoka, MN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 1040 Osborne Road Northeast Fridley, MN

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 230 4446 Central Avenue Northeast Columbia Heights, MN

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Anoka 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, Minnesota State, and local Anoka County, MN 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 Anoka County.

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

Anoka County Veteran Statistics

Find Anoka 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.

Anoka County Veteran Status
 Anoka CountyMinnesota
Veterans20,062 (7.6%)310,097 (7.3%)
Anoka County VA Health Care Coverage
 Anoka CountyMinnesota
VA Health Care Coverage8,421 (2.4%)136,542 (2.5%)
No Other Coverage714 (0.2%)11,526 (0.2%)
Age: Under 191821,301
Age: 19 to 64 Years2,85247,067
Age: 65 Years+5,38788,174
Anoka County Period of Military Service
 Anoka CountyMinnesota
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era2,26929,166
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era72710,981
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era47813
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era2,18028,513
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era1432,567
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II7,375114,840
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II451,249
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II22189
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II1,56830,014
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era771,027
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era58415,023
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only3,13742,459
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only1,82231,282
Between Korean War and World War II only661,831
Pre-World War II only-143