Veterans Affairs Departments in Mercer County, West Virginia

There are 3 Veterans Affairs Departments in Mercer County, West Virginia, serving a population of 60,963 people in an area of 419 square miles. There is 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 20,321 people, and 1 Veterans Affairs Department per 139 square miles.

In West Virginia, Mercer County is ranked 15th of 55 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per capita, and 10th of 55 counties in Veterans Affairs Departments per square mile.

List of Mercer County Veterans Affairs Departments

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


US Department Of Veteran Affair-Princeton Vet Center 905 Mercer Street Princeton, WV

Veterans Affairs 1500 West Main Street Princeton, WV

Vietnam Veterans Of America 850 Mercer Street Princeton, WV

About Veterans Affairs Departments & Services

Mercer 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 Mercer 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 Mercer County.

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

Mercer County Veteran Statistics

Find Mercer 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.

Mercer County Veteran Status
 Mercer CountyWest Virginia
Veterans4,580 (9.5%)138,508 (9.5%)
Mercer County VA Health Care Coverage
 Mercer CountyWest Virginia
VA Health Care Coverage2,963 (4.9%)64,670 (3.6%)
No Other Coverage361 (0.6%)8,908 (0.5%)
Age: Under 1957627
Age: 19 to 64 Years1,17626,898
Age: 65 Years+1,73037,145
Mercer County Period of Military Service
 Mercer CountyWest Virginia
Gulf War (2001+), no Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era24611,020
Gulf War (2001+) and Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era1126,237
Gulf War (2001+), and Gulf War (90-01), and Vietnam Era27400
Gulf War (90-01), no Vietnam Era45915,556
Gulf War (90-01) and Vietnam Era321,799
Vietnam Era, no Korean War, no World War II2,00350,955
Vietnam Era and Korean War, no World War II37870
Vietnam Era and Korean War and World War II8135
Korean War, no Vietnam Era, no World War II36011,808
Korean War and World War II, no Vietnam Era33651
World War II, no Korean War, no Vietnam Era2045,352
Between Gulf War and Vietnam Era only64118,693
Between Vietnam Era and Korean War only39114,328
Between Korean War and World War II only27612
Pre-World War II only-92