About Military Benefits

Military Benefits provides targeted and up-to-date military benefits information to military active duty, veterans, spouses and family. Military Benefits covers education, military pay, health care, legal matters, veterans benefits, military discounts, great perks and much more.

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Veteran Population and Military Personnel by the Numbers

Veterans in 2011 within the United States *

  • 21.5 million
    • 1.6 million female veterans
    • 2.3 million black veterans
    • 1.2 million Hispanic
    • 9.2 million veterans over 64
  •  3 states have over 1 million veterans
    • 1.9 million – California
    • 1.6 million – Florida
    • 1.6 million – Texas

26.3% – Percent of veterans 25 and older with at least a bachelors degree compared to 28.5% of the general population.

$35,821 – Annual median income of veterans compared to the $25,811 of the general population.

* Source: Census Bureau Facts and Figures

United States Armed Forces Strength March, 2012 **

Branch Strength
Army

557,780

Navy

320,961

Marine Corps

198,427

Air Force

332,709

Coast Guard

43,062

Total Armed Services

1,452,939

** Source: DoD PERSONNEL AND MILITARY CASUALTY STATISTICS

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