Special Report

Places Where the Fewest Veterans Live

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35. Glendale, California
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 2.1%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 14.0% — 848th highest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 31.7% — 811th highest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 10.8% — 279th highest of 1,720 cities

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34. Provo, Utah
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 2.0%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 14.6% — 774th highest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 31.9% — 781st highest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 7.1% — 716th highest of 1,720 cities

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33. Delano, California
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 2.0%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 28.0% — 73rd highest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 18.9% — 84th lowest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 3.0% — 232nd lowest of 1,720 cities

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32. Miami, Florida
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 2.0%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 19.8% — 320th highest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 27.9% — 534th lowest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 3.5% — 289th lowest of 1,720 cities

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31. Hempstead, New York
> Civilian adults who have served in the military: 2.0%
> Veterans who first enlisted after 9/11: 25.7% — 115th highest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served in the Vietnam Era only: 22.1% — 172nd lowest of 1,720 cities
> Veterans who served during the Korean War only: 7.4% — 675th highest of 1,720 cities

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