Veterans Affairs Departments in Columbia County, New York

There are 4 Veterans Affairs Departments in Columbia County, New York, serving a population of 61,481 people in an area of 635 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 15,370 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 158 square miles.

In New York, Columbia County is ranked 12th of 62 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 27th of 62 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Columbia County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Columbia County, New York veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.


Columbia County Veterans Service Department 401 State Street Hudson, NY

Veterans Service Agency 401 State Street Hudson, NY

Veterans of Foreign Wars 544 Union Street Hudson, NY

Veterans of Foreign Wars 2237 New York 66 Ghent, NY

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Columbia 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, New York State, and local Columbia County, NY 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 Columbia County.

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

Columbia County Veteran Statistics

Find Columbia County 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.

Columbia County Veteran Status
 Columbia CountyNew York
Veterans4,214 (8.4%)757,900 (4.9%)
Columbia County VA Health Care Coverage
 Columbia CountyNew York
VA Health Care Coverage1,533 (2.6%)274,545 (1.4%)
No Other Coverage185 (0.3%)28,594 (0.1%)
Age: Under 19163,164
Age: 19 to 64 Years536107,574
Age: 65 Years+981163,807
Columbia County Period of Military Service
 Columbia CountyNew York
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era26668,913
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era15224,295
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era171,180
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era48566,912
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era195,359
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II1,429250,072
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II102,059
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-354
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II37785,876
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era33,040
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era37152,695
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only462108,026
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only57883,050
Between Korean War and World War II only405,538
Pre-World War II only5531