North Carolina By the Numbers

As of 2014:
North Carolina is eighth in the number of Veterans living in the State: 775,020

North Carolina is fifth in the number of Women Veterans, which represents 10.8% of the Veteran population: 84,073

North Carolina ranks second in the number of Veterans living in rural areas: 137,357

North Carolina ranks sixth in the number of military retirees: 92,553

North Carolina ranks fourth in VA compensation and pension: $3.32 Billion

Homeless Veterans in North Carolina: 1,092 persons or, 13% of the homeless population from the 2015 NC Point in Time (PIT) count. (NC 2015 PIT Veterans Infographic)