Special Report

The City Where the Fewest Veterans Live in Every State

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Kansas: Lawrence
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 5.3% (Kansas: 7.9%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 20.4% (Kansas: 14.8%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 29.6% (Kansas: 32.9%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 4.6% (Kansas: 7.3%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 4

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Kentucky: Lexington-Fayette
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 6.6% (Kentucky: 7.5%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 13.8% (Kentucky: 12.0%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 32.0% (Kentucky: 34.4%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 7.4% (Kentucky: 5.4%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 5

Louisiana: Houma-Thibodaux
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 5.3% (Louisiana: 6.8%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 14.5% (Louisiana: 14.0%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 36.1% (Louisiana: 33.3%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 7.4% (Louisiana: 5.7%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 9

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Maine: Portland-South Portland
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 8.6% (Maine: 9.3%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 9.8% (Maine: 8.5%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 35.5% (Maine: 35.7%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 7.4% (Maine: 7.0%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 3

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Maryland: Baltimore-Columbia-Towson
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 7.8% (Maryland: 7.7%)
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 14.4% (Maryland: 14.2%)
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 28.8% (Maryland: 27.8%)
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 5.7% (Maryland: 5.5%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 5

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