States Where Veterans Live

Have you ever wondered which states have the most number of veterans residing there? Since many of them are retired, one might think the temperate climes would claim the prize. California, Florida and Texas lead the pack, but many northern states have heavy vet populations

California – 2,746,700
Florida – 1,685,800
Texas – 1,598,500
New York – 1,485,100
Pennsylvania – 1,328,700
Ohio – 1,160,50
Illinois – 1,038,50 0
Michigan – 926,800
New Jersey – 713,700
North Carolina – 697,900
Virginia – 691,500
Washington – 619,900
Georgia – 672,600
Indiana – 580,200
Massachusetts – 573,000
Missouri – 572,000
Maryland – 519,400
Tennessee – 507,000
Wisconsin – 495,900
Minnesota – 450,900
Arizona – 451,500
Alabama – 417,500
Colorado – 374,200
South Carolina – 373,200
Oregon – 364,400
Louisiana – 362,000
Kentucky – 359,600
Oklahoma – 336,400
Connecticut – 327,300
Iowa – 283,100
Kansas – 254.500
Arkansas – 254,200
Mississippi – 228,600
West Virginia – 194,100
Nevada – 185,800
New Mexico – 168,400
Nebraska – 162,800
Maine – 151,500
Utah – 133,600
NewHampshire – 133,000
Hawaii – 114,100
Idaho – 109,400
Rhode Island – 105,900
Delaware – 77,000
South Dakota – 72,300
Alaska – 63,800
Vermont – 61,400
North Dakota – 57,000
DistrictColumbia – 47,900
Wyoming – 45,400
Montana – 2,300