Veterans Affairs Departments in Wadena County, Minnesota

There are 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Wadena County, Minnesota, serving a population of 13,626 people in an area of 537 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 6,813 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 268 square miles.

In Minnesota, Wadena County is ranked 18th of 87 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 24th of 87 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Wadena County Veterans Affairs Departments

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


Veterans of Foreign Wars 17 Aspen Avenue North Menahga, MN

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3922 213 1st Street Southeast Wadena, MN

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Wadena 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 Wadena 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 Wadena County.

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

Wadena County Veteran Statistics

Find Wadena 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.

Wadena County Veteran Status
 Wadena CountyMinnesota
Veterans897 (8.8%)310,097 (7.3%)
Wadena County VA Health Care Coverage
 Wadena CountyMinnesota
VA Health Care Coverage562 (4.2%)136,542 (2.5%)
No Other Coverage21 (0.2%)11,526 (0.2%)
Age: Under 1961,301
Age: 19 to 64 Years12647,067
Age: 65 Years+43088,174
Wadena County Period of Military Service
 Wadena CountyMinnesota
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era2829,166
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era810,981
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era3813
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era5528,513
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era42,567
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II425114,840
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II11,249
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-189
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II11530,014
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era31,027
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era5615,023
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only8442,459
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only11431,282
Between Korean War and World War II only11,831
Pre-World War II only-143