Veterans Affairs Departments in Cooke County, Texas

There are 2 Veterans Affairs Departments in Cooke County, Texas, serving a population of 39,064 people in an area of 875 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 19,532 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 437 square miles.

In Texas, Cooke County is ranked 57th of 254 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 53rd of 254 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Cooke County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Cooke County, Texas veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.


Cooke County Veterans Services 100 South Dixon Street Gainesville, TX

Veterans of Foreign Wars 3332 North Grand Avenue Gainesville, TX

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Cooke 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, Texas State, and local Cooke County, TX 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 Cooke County.

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

Cooke County Veteran Statistics

Find Cooke 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.

Cooke County Veteran Status
 Cooke CountyTexas
Veterans2,469 (8.3%)1,482,871 (7.4%)
Cooke County VA Health Care Coverage
 Cooke CountyTexas
VA Health Care Coverage1,233 (3.2%)572,878 (2.1%)
No Other Coverage210 (0.5%)95,285 (0.4%)
Age: Under 19310,424
Age: 19 to 64 Years506299,772
Age: 65 Years+724262,682
Cooke County Period of Military Service
 Cooke CountyTexas
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era293210,906
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era95115,121
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era-5,295
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era250219,291
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era4625,814
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II959450,226
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II2415,507
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II142,976
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II31085,909
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era94,695
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era7846,330
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only163194,165
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only20699,433
Between Korean War and World War II only226,412
Pre-World War II only-791