Veterans Affairs Departments in Kanawha County, West Virginia

There are 8 Veterans Affairs Departments in Kanawha County, West Virginia, serving a population of 187,827 people in an area of 902 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 23,478 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 112 square miles.

In West Virginia, Kanawha County is ranked 17th of 55 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 8th of 55 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Kanawha County Veterans Affairs Departments

Find Kanawha County, West Virginia veterans affairs departments, or service organizations.


Charleston Veterans Affairs 1321 Plaza E Charleston, WV

Disabled American Veterans 5074 Elk River Road North Elkview, WV

Paralyzed Veterans of America 336 Campbells Creek Drive Charleston, WV

US Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Outpatient Clinic Charleston 104 Alex Lane Charleston, WV

US Department of Veterans Affairs Charleston Veterans Center 521 Central Avenue Charleston, WV

Us Veterans Employment Service 112 California Avenue Charleston, WV

Veterans Employment & Training Service Charleston 112 California Avenue Charleston, WV

West Virginia Department Of Veterans Affairs 1321 Plaza E Charleston, WV

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Kanawha 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, West Virginia State, and local Kanawha County, WV 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 Kanawha County.

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

Kanawha County Veteran Statistics

Find Kanawha 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.

Kanawha County Veteran Status
 Kanawha CountyWest Virginia
Veterans13,939 (9.3%)138,508 (9.5%)
Kanawha County VA Health Care Coverage
 Kanawha CountyWest Virginia
VA Health Care Coverage6,241 (3.4%)64,670 (3.6%)
No Other Coverage960 (0.5%)8,908 (0.5%)
Age: Under 1977627
Age: 19 to 64 Years2,74726,898
Age: 65 Years+3,41737,145
Kanawha County Period of Military Service
 Kanawha CountyWest Virginia
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era1,42511,020
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era7476,237
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era60400
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era1,47215,556
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era1161,799
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II5,12250,955
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II90870
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II17135
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II1,13811,808
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era41651
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era6775,352
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only1,73418,693
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only1,21414,328
Between Korean War and World War II only79612
Pre-World War II only792