Veterans Affairs Departments in Scott County, Minnesota

There are 4 Veterans Affairs Departments in Scott County, Minnesota, serving a population of 141,463 people in an area of 357 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 35,365 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 89 square miles.

In Minnesota, Scott County is ranked 61st of 87 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 4th of 87 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Scott County Veterans Affairs Departments

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


Scott County Veterans Services Office 200 4th Avenue West Shakopee, MN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 24750 Meridian Circle Belle Plaine, MN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 1201 3rd Avenue East Shakopee, MN

Veterans of Foreign Wars 16306 Main Avenue Southeast Prior Lake, MN

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Scott 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 Scott 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 Scott County.

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

Scott County Veteran Statistics

Find Scott 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.

Scott County Veteran Status
 Scott CountyMinnesota
Veterans5,844 (5.7%)310,097 (7.3%)
Scott County VA Health Care Coverage
 Scott CountyMinnesota
VA Health Care Coverage2,444 (1.7%)136,542 (2.5%)
No Other Coverage229 (0.2%)11,526 (0.2%)
Age: Under 19531,301
Age: 19 to 64 Years1,00947,067
Age: 65 Years+1,38288,174
Scott County Period of Military Service
 Scott CountyMinnesota
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era66629,166
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era23710,981
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era27813
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era64228,513
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era232,567
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II2,041114,840
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II101,249
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-189
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II38530,014
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era231,027
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era19415,023
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only1,04642,459
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only52431,282
Between Korean War and World War II only261,831
Pre-World War II only-143