Veterans Affairs Departments in Putnam County, New York

There are 4 Veterans Affairs Departments in Putnam County, New York, serving a population of 99,464 people in an area of 231 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 24,866 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 57 square miles.

In New York, Putnam County is ranked 30th of 62 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 11th of 62 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Putnam County Veterans Affairs Departments

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


Veterans of Foreign Wars Gleneida Avenue Carmel, NY

Veterans of Foreign Wars 262 Peaceable Hill Road Brewster, NY

Veterans of Foreign Wars 134 East Lake Boulevard Mahopac, NY

Veterans of Foreign Wars Oscawana Lake Road Putnam Valley, NY

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Putnam 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 Putnam 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 Putnam County.

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

Putnam County Veteran Statistics

Find Putnam 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.

Putnam County Veteran Status
 Putnam CountyNew York
Veterans4,087 (5.2%)730,557 (4.7%)
Putnam County VA Health Care Coverage
 Putnam CountyNew York
VA Health Care Coverage1,666 (1.7%)272,530 (1.4%)
No Other Coverage125 (0.1%)26,837 (0.1%)
Age: Under 19383,141
Age: 19 to 64 Years459104,942
Age: 65 Years+1,169164,447
Putnam County Period of Military Service
 Putnam CountyNew York
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era36070,971
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era7625,205
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era91,254
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era24066,977
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era124,907
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II1,832246,609
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II71,927
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II-332
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II35578,071
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era-2,558
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era13043,683
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only411104,460
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only57878,089
Between Korean War and World War II only775,173
Pre-World War II only-341