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The City Where the Most Veterans Live in Every State

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Massachusetts: Barnstable Town
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 8.7% (Massachusetts: 5.3%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 6.8% (Massachusetts: 11.4%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 34.2% (Massachusetts: 33.5%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 20.6% (Massachusetts: 10.1%)
> No. of cities considered in ranking: 63

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Michigan: Port Huron
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 8.8% (Michigan: 6.8%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 8.1% (Michigan: 9.8%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 32.4% (Michigan: 36.5%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 11.1% (Michigan: 7.8%)
> No. of cities considered in ranking: 44

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Minnesota: Ramsey
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 7.9% (Minnesota: 6.8%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 20.5% (Minnesota: 11.4%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 34.8% (Minnesota: 36.8%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 4.6% (Minnesota: 9.2%)
> No. of cities considered in ranking: 42

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Mississippi: Biloxi
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 14.7% (Mississippi: 7.3%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 21.2% (Mississippi: 14.6%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 23.9% (Mississippi: 30.4%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 2.3% (Mississippi: 5.1%)
> No. of cities considered in ranking: 13

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Missouri: Gladstone
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 10.7% (Missouri: 8.3%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 8.8% (Missouri: 12.0%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 33.0% (Missouri: 35.2%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 9.3% (Missouri: 6.9%)
> No. of cities considered in ranking: 28

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