Veterans Affairs Departments in South Dakota

There are 50 Veterans Affairs Departments in South Dakota, serving a population of 855,444 people in an area of 75,791 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 17,108 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 1,515 square miles.

The state of South Dakota is ranked 1st in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 43rd in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

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South Dakota Veteran Statistics

Find South Dakota 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.

South Dakota Veteran Status
 South DakotaUnited States
Veterans60,330 (9.4%)18,939,219 (7.7%)
South Dakota VA Health Care Coverage
 South DakotaUnited States
VA Health Care Coverage31,834 (3.8%)7,061,913 (2.2%)
No Other Coverage3,698 (0.4%)936,914 (0.3%)
Age: Under 1920594,103
Age: 19 to 64 Years14,2033,177,705
Age: 65 Years+17,4263,790,105
South Dakota Period of Military Service
 South DakotaUnited States
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era6,9911,976,087
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era3,7921,108,890
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era32662,944
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era6,5692,229,465
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era1,367289,837
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II20,1486,254,181
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II236151,586
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II4930,712
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II5,8721,546,009
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era24768,607
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era2,080854,052
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only7,6212,600,645
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only4,8071,663,381
Between Korean War and World War II only19992,065
Pre-World War II only2610,758