Veterans Affairs Departments in Washoe County, Nevada

There are 8 Veterans Affairs Departments in Washoe County, Nevada, serving a population of 445,551 people in an area of 6,301 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 55,693 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 787 square miles.

In Nevada, Washoe County is ranked 6th of 17 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 2nd of 17 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Washoe County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Washoe County, Nevada veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Washoe 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, Nevada State, and local Washoe County, NV 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 Washoe County.

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

Washoe County Veteran Statistics

Find Washoe 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.

Washoe County Veteran Status
 Washoe CountyNevada
Veterans32,528 (9.3%)208,731 (9.3%)
Washoe County VA Health Care Coverage
 Washoe CountyNevada
VA Health Care Coverage15,392 (3.4%)90,440 (3.1%)
No Other Coverage2,261 (0.5%)12,556 (0.4%)
Age: Under 19110994
Age: 19 to 64 Years6,65041,286
Age: 65 Years+8,63248,160
Washoe County Period of Military Service
 Washoe CountyNevada
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era3,34824,905
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era1,80612,300
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era151740
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era3,90426,320
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era5194,749
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II11,60370,523
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II3222,151
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II38313
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II2,35113,180
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era89405
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era8995,076
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only4,51429,090
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only2,88518,211
Between Korean War and World War II only99552
Pre-World War II only-216