Special Report

American Towns Where the Most Veterans Live

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40. Hickam Housing, Hawaii
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 28.0%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 48.8% — 189th highest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 11,705 towns (tied)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 11,705 towns (tied)

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39. Vine Grove, Kentucky
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 28.0%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 14.8% — 3,667th highest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 12.0% — 647th lowest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 11,705 towns (tied)

38. Rockfish, North Carolina
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 28.2%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 37.7% — 434th highest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 20.2% — 1,953rd lowest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 11,705 towns (tied)

37. Garden Ridge, Texas
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 28.2%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 5.0% — 3,916th lowest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 22.1% — 2,369th lowest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 11,705 towns (tied)

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36. Westlake, Louisiana
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 28.2%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 33.1% — 652nd highest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 48.8% — 1,761st highest of 11,705 towns
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 1.8% — 3,045th lowest of 11,705 towns

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