Veterans Affairs Departments in Mississippi

There are 88 Veterans Affairs Departments in Mississippi, serving a population of 2,986,220 people in an area of 46,912 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 33,934 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 533 square miles.

The state of Mississippi is ranked 20th in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 32nd in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

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Mississippi Veteran Statistics

Find Mississippi 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.

Mississippi Veteran Status
 MississippiUnited States
Veterans172,587 (7.7%)18,939,219 (7.7%)
Mississippi VA Health Care Coverage
 MississippiUnited States
VA Health Care Coverage77,352 (2.6%)7,061,913 (2.2%)
No Other Coverage10,467 (0.4%)936,914 (0.3%)
Age: Under 191,56594,103
Age: 19 to 64 Years35,6523,177,705
Age: 65 Years+40,1353,790,105
Mississippi Period of Military Service
 MississippiUnited States
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era19,7021,976,087
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era10,9251,108,890
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era85962,944
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era22,9762,229,465
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era3,523289,837
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II55,4856,254,181
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II2,358151,586
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II29130,712
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II11,5541,546,009
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era76268,607
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era5,465854,052
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only24,5662,600,645
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only13,1711,663,381
Between Korean War and World War II only77392,065
Pre-World War II only17710,758