VA Loan Statistics

If you are seeking additional VA Loan data or have a specific question on the program, contact
Veterans United Director of Communications:
Lauren Karr
573.445.7841

The VA Home Loan is an amazing benefit that has helped more than 22 million veterans achieve the dream of homeownership. Created in 1944, the program continues to provide borrowers with powerful mortgage and refinancing options.

The VA Loan continues to be a lifeline for Veterans and military families looking to achieve the dream of homeownership.

This interactive map allows you to get a current snapshot and recent VA Loan data for each state. There's also national data below.

* Numbers are subject to change as reporting finalized.

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Snapshot of Alabama(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 7676
VA Refinance Loans: 4218
VA Loan Total: 11894

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Snapshot of Alaska(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 2265
VA Refinance Loans: 872
VA Loan Total: 3137

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Snapshot of Arizona(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 14237
VA Refinance Loans: 10020
VA Loan Total: 24257

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Snapshot of Arkansas(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 3686
VA Refinance Loans: 1991
VA Loan Total: 5677

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Snapshot of California(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 26253
VA Refinance Loans: 27658
VA Loan Total: 53911

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Snapshot of Colorado(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 12942
VA Refinance Loans: 10205
VA Loan Total: 23147

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Snapshot of Connecticut(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1949
VA Refinance Loans: 943
VA Loan Total: 2892

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Snapshot of Delaware(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1323
VA Refinance Loans: 957
VA Loan Total: 2280

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Snapshot of District of Columbia(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 361
VA Refinance Loans: 187
VA Loan Total: 548

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Snapshot of Florida(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 35897
VA Refinance Loans: 18512
VA Loan Total: 54409

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Snapshot of Georgia(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 18152
VA Refinance Loans: 10526
VA Loan Total: 28678

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Snapshot of Hawaii(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 2745
VA Refinance Loans: 1529
VA Loan Total: 4274

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Snapshot of Idaho(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 3678
VA Refinance Loans: 2402
VA Loan Total: 6080

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Snapshot of Illinois(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 7349
VA Refinance Loans: 4295
VA Loan Total: 11644

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Snapshot of Indiana(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 6379
VA Refinance Loans: 4335
VA Loan Total: 10714

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Snapshot of Iowa(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 2530
VA Refinance Loans: 1417
VA Loan Total: 3947

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Snapshot of Kansas(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 3553
VA Refinance Loans: 1713
VA Loan Total: 5266

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Snapshot of Kentucky(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 4469
VA Refinance Loans: 2705
VA Loan Total: 7174

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Snapshot of Louisiana(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 4340
VA Refinance Loans: 2435
VA Loan Total: 6775

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Snapshot of Maine(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1456
VA Refinance Loans: 911
VA Loan Total: 2367

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Snapshot of Maryland(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 8822
VA Refinance Loans: 5863
VA Loan Total: 14685

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Snapshot of Massachusetts(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 2924
VA Refinance Loans: 2422
VA Loan Total: 5346

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Snapshot of Michigan(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 6668
VA Refinance Loans: 5257
VA Loan Total: 11925

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Snapshot of Minnesota(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 4665
VA Refinance Loans: 3276
VA Loan Total: 7941

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Snapshot of Mississippi(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 3239
VA Refinance Loans: 1616
VA Loan Total: 4855

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Snapshot of Missouri(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 7509
VA Refinance Loans: 4124
VA Loan Total: 11633

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Snapshot of Montana(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1739
VA Refinance Loans: 1087
VA Loan Total: 2826

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Snapshot of Nebraska(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 2522
VA Refinance Loans: 1355
VA Loan Total: 3877

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Snapshot of Nevada(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 6778
VA Refinance Loans: 5257
VA Loan Total: 12035

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Snapshot of New Hampshire(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1605
VA Refinance Loans: 1029
VA Loan Total: 2634

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Snapshot of New Jersey(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 3594
VA Refinance Loans: 2446
VA Loan Total: 6040

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Snapshot of New Mexico(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 3294
VA Refinance Loans: 1965
VA Loan Total: 5259

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Snapshot of New York(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 5308
VA Refinance Loans: 2742
VA Loan Total: 8050

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Snapshot of North Carolina(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 19018
VA Refinance Loans: 9848
VA Loan Total: 28866

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Snapshot of North Dakota(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 968
VA Refinance Loans: 406
VA Loan Total: 1374

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Snapshot of Ohio(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 10289
VA Refinance Loans: 5834
VA Loan Total: 16123

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Snapshot of Oklahoma(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 5866
VA Refinance Loans: 2548
VA Loan Total: 8414

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Snapshot of Oregon(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 5232
VA Refinance Loans: 5159
VA Loan Total: 10391

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Snapshot of Pennsylvania(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 7947
VA Refinance Loans: 5122
VA Loan Total: 13069

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Snapshot of Rhode Island(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 718
VA Refinance Loans: 520
VA Loan Total: 1238

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Snapshot of South Carolina(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 10594
VA Refinance Loans: 5265
VA Loan Total: 15859

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Snapshot of South Dakota(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1271
VA Refinance Loans: 563
VA Loan Total: 1834

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Snapshot of Tennessee(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 10826
VA Refinance Loans: 6139
VA Loan Total: 16965

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Snapshot of Texas(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 40674
VA Refinance Loans: 9010
VA Loan Total: 49684

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Snapshot of Utah(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 3962
VA Refinance Loans: 3020
VA Loan Total: 6982

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Snapshot of Vermont(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 409
VA Refinance Loans: 225
VA Loan Total: 634

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Snapshot of Virginia(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 23172
VA Refinance Loans: 11585
VA Loan Total: 34757

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Snapshot of Washington(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 14135
VA Refinance Loans: 11251
VA Loan Total: 25386

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Snapshot of West Virginia(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1565
VA Refinance Loans: 932
VA Loan Total: 2497

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Snapshot of Wisconsin(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 4399
VA Refinance Loans: 2847
VA Loan Total: 7246

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Snapshot of Wyoming(2018)
VA Purchase Loans: 1244
VA Refinance Loans: 634
VA Loan Total: 1878

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Snapshot of the United States (2018)
$161.3 Billion
In VA Lending
 
$264,197
Avg. Loan Amount
 
610,513
Total VA
Loans


Snapshot of VA Loans (2018 over 2013)
3%
Decrease in
Total Loans
59%
Increase in
Purchase Loans
41%
Decrease in
Refinance Loans

*Source: Department of Veterans Affairs. Percentage change is calculated from the previous year.

*Numbers are subject to change as reporting finalized.

National VA Loan Statistics
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
Purchase Loan: 62.8% $103,387,908,034 $269,861 $24,491,421,553 $90,756
Refinance: 37.2% $57,907,505,372 $254,653 $22,466,121,268 $88,223
Total: 610,513 $161,295,413,406 $264,197 $46,957,542,821 $76,915
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
Purchase Loan: 51.4% $99,396,628,657 $261,272 $24,491,421,553 $64,378
Refinance: 48.6% $89,301,343,423 $248,092 $22,466,121,268 $62,414
Total: 740,386 $188,697,972,080 $254,864 $46,957,542,821 $63,423
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
Purchase Loan: 50.0% $89,106,783,975 $252,426 $22,070,812,492 $62,523
Refinance: 50.0% $89,549,885,588 $254,062 $22,575,892,038 $64,050
Total: 705,474 $178,656,669,563 $253,243 $44,646,704,530 $63,286
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
Purchase Loan: 51.0% $78,594,484,380 $243,995 $19,601,659,255 $60,853
Refinance: 49.0% $74,882,758,382 $242,318 $19,005,161,210 $61,500
Total: 631,142 $153,477,242,762 $243,174 $38,606,820,465 $61,170
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
Purchase Loan: 64.4% $64,365,044,472 $236,897 $16,173,350,642 $59,526
Refinance: 35.6% $35,209,242,888 $211,217 $9,100,503,740 $54,593
Total: 438,398 $99,574,287,360 $227,132 $25,273,854,382 $57,650
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
Purchase Loan: 38.3% $56,591,981,806 $234,622 $14,263,431,675 $59,134
Refinance: 61.7% $85,383,415,792 $220,000 $21,976,307,117 $56,624
Total: 629,312 $141,975,397,598 $225,604 $36,239,738,792 $57,586

*Source: Department of Veterans Affairs. Percentage change is calculated from the previous year.

*Numbers are subject to change as reporting finalized.

State VA Loan Statistics
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Alabama: 7,676
4,218
11,894
$2,463,303,880 $207,105
Alaska: 2,265
872
3,137
$972,666,536 $310,063
Arizona: 14,237
10,020
24,257
$6,088,687,471 $251,007
Arkansas: 3,686
1,991
5,677
$1,033,577,714 $182,064
California: 26,253
27,658
53,911
$21,878,421,825 $405,825
Colorado: 12,942
10,205
23,147
$7,393,286,178 $319,406
Connecticut: 1,949
943
2,892
$761,446,776 $263,294
Delaware: 1,323
957
2,280
$586,418,786 $257,201
District of Columbia: 361
187
548
$290,662,063 $530,405
Florida: 35,897
18,512
54,409
$13,479,464,590 $247,743
Georgia: 18,152
10,526
28,678
$6,360,569,435 $221,793
Guam: 245
47
292
$101,474,105 $347,514
Hawaii: 2,745
1,529
4,274
$2,310,916,255 $540,692
Idaho: 3,678
2,402
6,080
$1,461,306,286 $240,346
Illinois: 7,349
4,295
11,644
$2,488,417,422 $213,708
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Indiana: 6,379
4,335
10,714
$1,985,265,877 $185,296
Iowa: 2,530
1,417
3,947
$753,865,686 $190,997
Kansas: 3,553
1,713
5,266
$1,040,613,945 $197,610
Kentucky: 4,469
2,705
7,174
$1,381,777,386 $192,609
Louisiana: 4,340
2,435
6,775
$1,454,164,949 $214,637
Maine: 1,456
911
2,367
$507,849,968 $214,554
Maryland: 8,822
5,863
14,685
$5,213,380,167 $355,014
Massachusetts: 2,924
2,422
5,346
$1,752,302,835 $327,778
Michigan: 6,668
5,257
11,925
$2,210,721,658 $185,385
Minnesota: 4,665
3,276
7,941
$1,885,468,927 $237,435
Mississippi: 3,239
1,616
4,855
$924,389,133 $190,399
Missouri: 7,509
4,124
11,633
$2,242,287,263 $192,752
Montana: 1,739
1,087
2,826
$708,822,883 $250,822
Nebraska: 2,522
1,355
3,877
$808,722,686 $208,595
Nevada: 6,778
5,257
12,035
$3,481,151,778 $289,252
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
New Hampshire: 1,605
1,029
2,634
$711,656,311 $270,181
New Jersey: 3,594
2,446
6,040
$1,729,565,105 $286,352
New Mexico: 3,294
1,965
5,259
$1,164,820,464 $221,491
New York: 5,308
2,742
8,050
$1,983,713,459 $246,424
North Carolina: 19,018
9,848
28,866
$6,294,939,135 $218,075
North Dakota: 968
406
1,374
$329,610,001 $239,891
Ohio: 10,289
5,834
16,123
$2,998,960,437 $186,005
Oklahoma: 5,866
2,548
8,414
$1,641,635,576 $195,108
Oregon: 5,232
5,159
10,391
$2,987,846,565 $287,542
Pennsylvania: 7,947
5,122
13,069
$2,796,698,706 $213,995
Puerto Rico: 657
169
826
$128,904,455 $156,059
Rhode Island: 718
520
1,238
$332,684,907 $268,728
South Carolina: 10,594
5,265
15,859
$3,599,775,059 $226,986
South Dakota: 1,271
563
1,834
$406,226,229 $221,497
Tennessee: 10,826
6,139
16,965
$3,767,849,685 $222,095
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Texas: 40,674
9,010
49,684
$12,253,656,371 $246,632
Utah: 3,962
3,020
6,982
$2,029,306,778 $290,648
Vermont: 409
225
634
$143,821,531 $226,848
Virgin Islands: 17
4
21
$6,752,085 $321,528
Virginia: 23,172
11,585
34,757
$11,429,681,564 $328,845
Washington: 14,135
11,251
25,386
$8,099,556,273 $319,056
West Virginia: 1,565
932
2,497
$487,783,927 $195,348
Wisconsin: 4,399
2,847
7,246
$1,479,674,110 $204,206
Wyoming: 1,244
634
1,878
$468,878,459 $249,669
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Alabama: 7,098
7,071
14,169
$2,827,982,158 $199,589
Alaska: 2,323
1,602
3,925
$1,173,445,281 $298,967
Arizona: 13,938
15,128
29,066
$6,901,337,306 $237,437
Arkansas: 3,426
2,895
6,321
$1,113,041,365 $176,086
California: 27,882
47,929
75,811
$29,115,917,902 $384,059
Colorado: 13,725
16,796
30,521
$8,954,651,214 $293,393
Connecticut: 2,018
1,642
3,660
$951,865,560 $260,073
DC: 367
360
727
$371,980,826 $511,666
Delaware: 1,308
1,586
2,894
$725,300,942 $250,622
Florida: 34,608
26,697
61,305
$14,425,133,108 $235,301
Georgia: 17,440
15,853
33,293
$7,082,423,732 $212,730
Guam: 197
87
284
$90,752,060 $319,550
Hawaii: 2,755
2,739
5,494
$2,850,244,355 $518,792
Idaho: 3,548
2,976
6,524
$1,448,061,995 $221,959
Illinois: 7,559
6,320
13,879
$2,887,321,215 $208,035
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Indiana: 6,333
5,992
12,325
$2,167,814,151 $175,888
Iowa: 2,547
2,035
4,582
$841,246,431 $183,598
Kansas: 3,389
2,619
6,008
$1,133,979,976 $188,745
Kentucky: 4,479
3,867
8,346
$1,535,081,418 $183,930
Louisiana: 4,243
3,913
8,156
$1,722,297,692 $211,169
Maine: 1,433
1,243
2,676
$545,307,995 $203,777
Maryland: 9,096
10,569
19,665
$6,807,056,885 $346,151
Massachusetts: 3,061
3,714
6,775
$2,131,742,480 $314,648
Michigan: 6,682
6,978
13,660
$2,416,631,845 $176,913
Minnesota: 4,960
4,940
9,900
$2,260,794,749 $228,363
Mississippi: 3,036
2,254
5,290
$975,212,492 $184,350
Missouri: 7,351
5,934
13,285
$2,482,678,302 $186,878
Montana: 1,673
1,557
3,230
$761,289,538 $235,693
Nebraska: 2,672
1,999
4,671
$933,397,480 $199,828
Nevada: 6,931
7,012
13,943
$3,700,710,117 $265,417
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
New Hampshire: 1,556
1,413
2,969
$763,931,836 $257,303
New Jersey: 3,467
3,820
7,287
$2,016,568,256 $276,735
New Mexico: 3,107
3,433
6,540
$1,384,055,482 $211,629
New York: 5,530
3,835
9,365
$2,238,193,536 $238,996
North Carolina: 18,247
15,928
34,175
$7,136,314,919 $208,817
North Dakota: 978
721
1,699
$392,077,946 $230,770
Ohio: 10,331
8,436
18,767
$3,324,964,325 $177,171
Oklahoma: 5,449
3,957
9,406
$1,791,198,699 $190,432
Oregon: 5,674
7,559
13,233
$3,536,811,064 $267,272
Pennsylvania: 8,248
7,971
16,219
$3,392,611,306 $209,175
Puerto Rico: 722
554
1,276
$195,243,564 $153,012
Rhode Island: 722
713
1,435
$375,111,367 $261,402
South Carolina: 10,255
7,808
18,063
$3,923,274,911 $217,200
South Dakota: 1,291
917
2,208
$467,009,064 $211,508
Tennessee: 10,631
9,200
19,831
$4,136,197,476 $208,572
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Texas: 39,008
21,017
60,025
$13,801,056,098 $229,922
Utah: 3,902
4,284
8,186
$2,188,938,212 $267,400
Vermont: 455
375
830
$187,449,877 $225,843
Virgin Islands: 20
7
27
$9,165,312 $339,456
Virginia: 22,634
21,037
43,671
$14,217,727,368 $325,565
Washington: 14,803
16,165
30,968
$9,102,713,629 $293,939
West Virginia: 1,584
1,441
3,025
$576,011,209 $190,417
Wisconsin: 4,558
4,045
8,603
$1,673,550,254 $194,531
Wyoming: 1,184
1,009
2,193
$533,095,800 $243,090
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Alabama: 6,275
6,847
13,122
$2,631,609,842 $200,549
Alaska: 2,505
1,643
4,148
$1,236,199,468 $298,023
Arizona: 12,486
15,265
27,751
$6,488,423,645 $233,809
Arkansas: 3,212
2,731
5,943
$1,012,546,654 $170,376
California: 27,387
51,551
78,938
$30,157,341,234 $382,038
Colorado: 12,555
15,830
28,385
$8,020,314,508 $282,555
Connecticut: 1,817
1,456
3,273
$841,216,201 $257,017
DC: 317
440
757
$393,841,445 $520,266
Delaware: 1,189
1,476
2,665
$679,466,177 $254,959
Florida: 31,352
24,389
55,741
$12,772,110,032 $229,133
Georgia: 15,986
14,823
30,809
$6,439,959,305 $209,029
Guam: 150
38
188
$58,960,696 $313,621
Hawaii: 2,557
3,537
6,094
$3,197,378,732 $524,677
Idaho: 3,321
2,741
6,062
$1,300,277,059 $214,496
Illinois: 6,922
6,046
12,968
$2,658,420,677 $204,999
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Indiana: 5,632
5,386
11,018
$1,895,199,548 $172,009
Iowa: 2,422
1,875
4,297
$778,202,341 $181,104
Kansas: 3,410
2,545
5,955
$1,099,075,305 $184,563
Kentucky: 4,052
3,911
7,963
$1,441,341,905 $181,005
Louisiana: 4,090
3,948
8,038
$1,680,256,452 $209,039
Maine: 1,317
1,180
2,497
$497,561,663 $199,264
Maryland: 8,434
11,130
19,564
$6,792,972,441 $347,218
Massachusetts: 2,978
3,397
6,375
$1,943,201,086 $304,816
Michigan: 6,169
6,415
12,584
$2,188,077,386 $173,878
Minnesota: 4,510
4,488
8,998
$2,023,586,957 $224,893
Mississippi: 2,747
2,105
4,852
$869,299,681 $179,163
Missouri: 6,661
5,637
12,298
$2,251,933,487 $183,114
Montana: 1,665
1,412
3,077
$711,653,447 $231,282
Nebraska: 2,635
1,953
4,588
$891,095,627 $194,223
Nevada: 6,261
6,661
12,922
$3,307,666,254 $255,972
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
New Hampshire: 1,460
1,352
2,812
$702,485,269 $249,817
New Jersey: 3,117
3,645
6,762
$1,884,917,854 $278,752
New Mexico: 2,969
2,926
5,895
$1,239,952,016 $210,340
New York: 5,088
3,489
8,577
$2,003,361,425 $233,574
North Carolina: 16,426
15,389
31,815
$6,527,367,438 $205,166
North Dakota: 911
740
1,651
$385,269,903 $233,355
Ohio: 9,379
7,737
17,116
$2,992,924,608 $174,861
Oklahoma: 5,256
3,570
8,826
$1,644,260,832 $186,297
Oregon: 5,450
6,855
12,305
$3,169,426,434 $257,572
Pennsylvania: 7,605
7,432
15,037
$3,140,144,459 $208,828
Puerto Rico: 662
790
1,452
$230,361,786 $158,651
Rhode Island: 681
585
1,266
$329,543,521 $260,303
South Carolina: 9,107
7,188
16,295
$3,444,034,844 $211,355
South Dakota: 1,211
868
2,079
$426,123,934 $204,966
Tennessee: 9,592
8,933
18,525
$3,732,214,220 $201,469
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Texas: 37,783
20,991
58,774
$13,103,993,821 $222,956
Utah: 3,943
4,098
8,041
$2,076,575,409 $258,248
Vermont: 460
354
814
$180,969,690 $222,321
Virgin Islands: 33
6
39
$13,059,971 $334,871
Virginia: 20,924
23,730
44,654
$14,685,289,994 $328,868
Washington: 14,193
15,697
29,890
$8,440,765,941 $282,394
West Virginia: 1,353
1,270
2,623
$498,201,296 $189,936
Wisconsin: 4,010
3,840
7,850
$1,483,264,662 $188,951
Wyoming: 1,136
1,003
2,139
$496,632,207 $232,180
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Alabama: 5,689
6,375
12,064
$2,335,843,827 $193,621
Alaska: 2,368
1,468
3,836
$1,120,524,951 $292,108
Arizona: 11,450
12,318
23,768
$5,375,908,065 $226,183
Arkansas: 3,003
2,418
5,421
$915,411,140 $168,864
California: 26,256
44,157
70,413
$25,655,035,353 $364,351
Colorado: 11,873
13,373
25,246
$6,704,337,043 $265,560
Connecticut: 1,532
1,350
2,882
$738,595,891 $256,279
DC: 341
368
709
$371,596,259 $524,113
Delaware: 1,136
1,241
2,377
$582,098,870 $244,888
Florida: 27,626
19,419
47,045
$10,279,722,282 $218,508
Georgia: 13,701
13,283
26,984
$5,426,495,509 $201,100
Guam: 102
27
129
$39,031,804 $302,572
Hawaii: 2,354
2,939
5,293
$2,648,886,966 $500,451
Idaho: 2,793
2,371
5,164
$1,034,419,933 $200,314
Illinois: 6,157
5,121
11,278
$2,220,898,609 $196,923
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Indiana: 5,115
4,909
10,024
$1,656,305,267 $165,234
Iowa: 2,219
1,716
3,935
$683,559,207 $173,713
Kansas: 3,115
2,301
5,416
$972,000,986 $179,468
Kentucky: 3,691
3,510
7,201
$1,268,395,762 $176,142
Louisiana: 4,074
3,122
7,196
$1,467,041,308 $203,869
Maine: 1,088
1,026
2,114
$415,636,552 $196,611
Maryland: 7,645
9,459
17,104
$5,839,673,811 $341,422
Massachusetts: 2,636
2,789
5,425
$1,620,381,814 $298,688
Michigan: 5,459
5,455
10,914
$1,825,548,519 $167,267
Minnesota: 4,421
4,005
8,426
$1,814,715,274 $215,371
Mississippi: 2,390
1,782
4,172
$744,210,940 $178,382
Missouri: 5,857
5,430
11,287
$1,992,663,998 $176,545
Montana: 1,641
1,328
2,969
$657,082,539 $221,314
Nebraska: 2,443
1,714
4,157
$764,748,937 $183,967
Nevada: 5,681
5,430
11,111
$2,703,244,278 $243,294
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
New Hampshire: 1,204
1,068
2,272
$549,819,524 $241,998
New Jersey: 2,651
3,236
5,887
$1,617,056,292 $274,683
New Mexico: 2,698
2,744
5,442
$1,105,322,142 $203,110
New York: 4,759
3,346
8,105
$1,828,331,895 $225,581
North Carolina: 14,353
14,784
29,137
$5,733,948,262 $196,793
North Dakota: 1,064
632
1,696
$392,751,458 $231,575
Ohio: 8,432
6,689
15,121
$2,551,737,829 $168,755
Oklahoma: 5,151
3,114
8,265
$1,504,081,249 $181,982
Oregon: 5,298
5,761
11,059
$2,683,938,054 $242,693
Pennsylvania: 6,756
6,613
13,369
$2,706,995,793 $202,483
Puerto Rico: 682
1,059
1,741
$272,903,589 $156,751
Rhode Island: 587
480
1,067
$266,125,368 $249,415
South Carolina: 8,078
6,372
14,450
$2,949,091,669 $204,089
South Dakota: 1,201
744
1,945
$380,859,890 $195,815
Tennessee: 8,594
8,201
16,795
$3,203,117,453 $190,719
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Texas: 34,735
19,119
53,854
$11,378,833,505 $211,290
Utah: 3,631
3,660
7,291
$1,784,179,877 $244,710
Vermont: 346
315
661
$148,207,467 $224,217
Virgin Islands: 14
10
24
$7,436,670 $309,861
Virginia: 19,122
21,933
41,055
$13,354,805,566 $325,291
Washington: 12,639
13,488
26,127
$6,954,542,189 $266,182
West Virginia: 1,372
1,159
2,531
$457,641,648 $180,815
Wisconsin: 3,686
3,501
7,187
$1,303,839,845 $181,416
Wyoming: 1,206
794
2,000
$467,284,291 $233,642
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Alabama: 4,764
3,840
8,604
$1,590,841,346 $184,896
Alaska: 2,180
830
3,010
$862,820,734 $286,651
Arizona: 9,735
6,185
15,920
$3,396,599,625 $213,354
Arkansas: 2,488
1,634
4,122
$661,675,855 $160,523
California: 22,029
19,188
41,217
$14,418,786,006 $349,826
Colorado: 10,456
6,416
16,872
$4,192,178,281 $248,470
Connecticut: 1,272
844
2,116
$515,076,256 $243,420
DC: 323
155
478
$241,428,992 $505,082
Delaware: 931
667
1,598
$378,376,259 $236,781
Florida: 21,357
10,582
31,939
$6,612,870,269 $207,047
Georgia: 11,344
7,884
19,228
$3,635,607,747 $189,079
Guam: 109
43
152
$43,323,736 $285,025
Hawaii: 1,934
996
2,930
$1,415,854,267 $483,227
Idaho: 2,274
1,259
3,533
$673,824,512 $190,723
Illinois: 4,953
2,792
7,745
$1,445,376,037 $186,621
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Indiana: 4,255
2,936
7,191
$1,133,760,974 $157,664
Iowa: 1,810
1,022
2,832
$466,959,379 $164,887
Kansas: 2,776
1,574
4,350
$730,125,426 $167,845
Kentucky: 3,135
2,249
5,384
$887,632,782 $164,865
Louisiana: 3,459
1,903
5,362
$1,030,278,271 $192,144
Maine: 896
654
1,550
$288,299,347 $186,000
Maryland: 6,821
4,550
11,371
$3,759,482,680 $330,620
Massachusetts: 2,308
1,299
3,607
$1,029,952,938 $285,543
Michigan: 4,377
3,219
7,596
$1,216,127,626 $160,101
Minnesota: 3,561
2,133
5,694
$1,176,888,439 $206,689
Mississippi: 2,122
1,196
3,318
$568,739,955 $171,410
Missouri: 4,875
3,136
8,011
$1,340,915,070 $167,384
Montana: 1,336
695
2,031
$424,346,603 $208,935
Nebraska: 2,077
1,132
3,209
$559,005,471 $174,199
Nevada: 4,445
2,456
6,901
$1,588,751,989 $230,221
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
New Hampshire: 1,046
640
1,686
$388,939,958 $230,688
New Jersey: 2,234
1,758
3,992
$1,043,625,683 $261,429
New Mexico: 2,329
1,733
4,062
$789,403,565 $194,339
New York: 4,053
2,334
6,387
$1,360,159,579 $212,958
North Carolina: 12,711
9,267
21,978
$4,142,205,708 $188,471
North Dakota: 1,048
345
1,393
$302,628,727 $217,250
Ohio: 6,959
4,395
11,354
$1,815,763,027 $159,923
Oklahoma: 4,609
2,274
6,883
$1,194,607,734 $173,559
Oregon: 4,130
2,830
6,960
$1,584,614,606 $227,675
Pennsylvania: 5,700
4,050
9,750
$1,854,175,832 $190,172
Puerto Rico: 603
838
1,441
$218,898,026 $151,907
Rhode Island: 487
253
740
$176,787,950 $238,903
South Carolina: 6,664
3,579
10,243
$1,985,400,313 $193,830
South Dakota: 1,073
455
1,528
$284,120,698 $185,943
Tennessee: 7,555
4,632
12,187
$2,212,522,067 $181,548
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Texas: 30,094
11,751
41,845
$8,312,325,704 $198,646
Utah: 2,920
1,736
4,656
$1,067,139,767 $229,197
Vermont: 296
162
458
$97,983,537 $213,938
Virgin Islands: 23
8
31
$8,774,340 $283,043
Virginia: 17,349
10,742
28,091
$8,756,357,427 $311,714
Washington: 10,416
6,296
16,712
$4,194,430,256 $250,983
West Virginia: 1,114
793
1,907
$339,875,828 $178,225
Wisconsin: 2,857
1,903
4,760
$829,882,048 $174,345
Wyoming: 1,019
455
1,474
$324,122,271 $219,893
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Alabama: 4,544
8,494
13,038
$2,510,339,846 $192,540
Alaska: 2,034
3,174
5,208
$1,403,191,706 $269,430
American Samoa: 1
0
1
$121,894 $121,894
Arizona: 8,961
13,078
22,039
$4,513,947,859 $204,816
Arkansas: 2,304
3,729
6,033
$990,596,558 $164,196
California: 18,506
35,354
53,860
$17,396,681,079 $322,998
Colorado: 9,689
16,634
26,323
$6,381,946,350 $242,448
Connecticut: 1,165
1,688
2,853
$719,556,014 $252,210
DC: 311
481
792
$381,604,194 $481,823
Delaware: 754
1,622
2,376
$560,421,531 $235,868
Florida: 17,385
22,643
40,028
$8,104,198,734 $202,463
Georgia: 9,287
16,374
25,661
$4,798,344,234 $186,990
Guam: 97
104
201
$56,628,339 $281,733
Hawaii: 1,608
3,684
5,292
$2,464,801,226 $465,760
Idaho: 1,921
2,814
4,735
$865,819,729 $182,855
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Illinois: 4,418
7,666
12,084
$2,264,467,402 $187,394
Indiana: 3,713
6,143
9,856
$1,547,874,875 $157,049
Iowa: 1,543
2,151
3,694
$601,415,512 $162,809
Kansas: 2,493
3,528
6,021
$1,056,991,486 $175,551
Kentucky: 2,963
5,493
8,456
$1,444,622,631 $170,840
Louisiana: 3,064
3,895
6,959
$1,369,822,923 $196,842
Maine: 734
1,298
2,032
$386,276,693 $190,097
Maryland: 6,662
12,807
19,469
$6,396,009,196 $328,523
Massachusetts: 1,970
3,238
5,208
$1,468,778,670 $282,024
Michigan: 3,369
4,833
8,202
$1,301,627,328 $158,696
Minnesota: 3,106
4,469
7,575
$1,533,246,954 $202,409
Mississippi: 1,734
2,541
4,275
$736,650,089 $172,316
Missouri: 4,337
7,016
11,353
$1,932,027,266 $170,178
Montana: 1,265
1,806
3,071
$622,489,166 $202,699
Nebraska: 1,893
3,354
5,247
$906,301,615 $172,728
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Nevada: 3,574
5,386
8,960
$1,910,438,865 $213,219
New Hampshire: 895
1,424
2,319
$545,788,329 $235,355
New Jersey: 1,993
3,797
5,790
$1,526,158,732 $263,585
New Mexico: 2,316
4,524
6,840
$1,348,948,649 $197,215
New York: 3,911
4,488
8,399
$1,809,851,605 $215,484
North Carolina: 12,127
21,909
34,036
$6,430,109,064 $188,921
North Dakota: 971
737
1,708
$339,228,942 $198,612
Ohio: 5,915
10,365
16,280
$2,653,186,692 $162,972
Oklahoma: 4,333
5,565
9,898
$1,685,279,626 $170,265
Oregon: 3,589
6,014
9,603
$2,123,123,654 $221,090
Pennsylvania: 4,904
8,152
13,056
$2,574,689,022 $197,204
Puerto Rico: 559
1,684
2,243
$370,289,135 $165,087
Rhode Island: 452
633
1,085
$267,101,299 $246,176
South Carolina: 5,724
8,123
13,847
$2,686,568,572 $194,018
South Dakota: 967
1,292
2,259
$412,332,997 $182,529
Total Purchase Loans Total Refinance Loans Total Home Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount
Tennessee: 6,704
9,722
16,426
$2,982,932,214 $181,598
Texas: 26,460
30,107
56,567
$10,603,424,121 $187,449
Utah: 2,512
4,254
6,766
$1,536,782,934 $227,133
Vermont: 294
408
702
$154,269,293 $219,757
Virgin Islands: 28
10
38
$11,677,467 $307,302
Virginia: 17,474
34,464
51,938
$16,457,197,359 $316,862
Washington: 9,216
18,113
27,329
$6,734,577,758 $246,426
West Virginia: 1,063
1,402
2,465
$452,688,711 $183,647
Wisconsin: 2,464
4,306
6,770
$1,199,373,699 $177,160
Wyoming: 930
1,117
2,047
$442,699,654 $216,268

*Source: Department of Veterans Affairs. Percentage change is calculated from the previous year.

*Numbers are subject to change as reporting finalized.

VA Home Loan Demographics
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
First Time Home Buyer: 155,620 $36,292,202,424 $233,210 $9,220,222,033 $59,248
Previous Home Buyer: 224,817 $63,105,481,357 $280,697 $15,269,478,882 $67,920
No Down Payment: 302,815 $73,203,005,275 $241,742 $18,526,267,160 $61,180
Down Payment: 77,622 $26,194,678,506 $337,465 $5,963,433,756 $76,827
Age 18-35: 186,186 $45,454,449,984 $244,135 $11,397,342,751 $61,215
Age 36-55: 309,606 $86,935,672,836 $280,795 $21,321,105,188 $68,865
Age 56+: 244,596 $56,309,457,731 $230,214 $14,236,886,409 $58,206
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
First Time Home Buyer: 146,634 $32,893,373,233 $224,323 $8,394,570,374 $57,248
Previous Home Buyer: 206,368 $56,213,410,742 $272,394 $13,676,242,117 $66,271
No Down Payment: 287,884 $67,586,299,817 $234,769 $17,156,066,451 $59,594
Down Payment: 65,118 $21,520,484,158 $330,484 $4,914,746,040 $75,474
Age 18-35: 179,887 $42,864,112,541 $238,284 $10,791,418,492 $59,990
Age 36-55: 299,728 $83,531,497,484 $278,691 $20,607,002,756 $68,752
Age 56+: 225,859 $52,260,782,814 $231,387 $13,248,214,101 $58,657
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
First Time Home Buyer: 134,808 $29,108,332,323 $215,924 $7,473,158,643 $55,436
Previous Home Buyer: 187,307 $49,486,152,057 $264,198 $12,128,500,612 $64,752
No Down Payment: 264,057 $60,405,777,719 $228,760 $15,383,474,165 $58,258
Down Payment: 58,058 $18,188,706,661 $313,285 $4,218,185,090 $72,655
Age 18-35: 166,423 $38,134,501,813 $229,142 $9,651,658,628 $57,995
Age 36-55: 269,562 $72,313,934,783 $268,265 $17,951,310,523 $66,594
Age 56+: 195,157 $43,028,806,166 $220,483 $11,003,851,314 $56,384
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
First Time Home Buyer: 112,522 $23,566,287,391 $209,437 $6,078,446,191 $54,020
Previous Home Buyer: 159,179 $40,798,757,081 $256,307 $10,094,904,451 $63,419
No Down Payment: 221,936 $49,530,762,878 $223,176 $12,662,654,393 $57,055
Down Payment: 49,765 $14,834,281,594 $298,087 $3,510,696,249 $70,545
Age 18-35: 127,540 $27,488,218,060 $215,526 $7,012,210,343 $54,981
Age 36-55: 187,374 $47,021,054,447 $250,948 $11,754,926,402 $62,735
Age 56+: 123,484 $25,065,014,853 $202,982 $6,506,717,637 $52,693
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
First Time Home Buyer: 98,094 $20,487,592,321 $208,857 $5,278,639,102 $53,812
Previous Home Buyer: 143,111 $36,104,389,485 $252,282 $8,984,792,573 $62,782
No Down Payment: 202,609 $44,979,603,903 $222,002 $11,503,316,743 $56,776
Down Payment: 38,596 $11,612,377,903 $300,870 $2,760,114,932 $71,513
Age 18-35: 172,843 $36,850,076,716 $195,210 $9,427,571,251 $50,538
Age 36-55: 295,042 $72,606,593,809 $245,571 $18,342,946,025 $62,064
Age 56+: 161,427 $32,518,727,073 $190,021 $8,469,221,516 $50,093
Total Number of Loans Total Loan Amount Avg. Loan Amount Total Guaranty Amount Avg. Guaranty Amount
First Time Home Buyer: 88,128 $17,661,786,208 $200,411 $4,581,988,349 $51,992
Previous Home Buyer: 113,738 $27,094,315,609 $238,217 $6,805,805,125 $59,837
No Down Payment: 174,286 $36,728,201,508 $210,735 $9,464,807,273 $54,306
Down Payment: 27,580 $8,029,903,695 $291,150 $1,922,618,583 $69,711
Age 18-35: 153,598 $32,143,980,233 $190,859 $8,255,086,235 $49,678
Age 36-55: 257,396 $62,157,955,198 $240,728 $15,771,771,344 $61,116
Age 56+: 128,890 $24,925,119,377 $180,497 $3,551,339,745 $48,190

*Source: Department of Veterans Affairs. Percentage change is calculated from the previous year.

*Purchase loans only. Numbers are subject to change as reporting finalized.

Loans Guaranteed by Period of Service
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
WWII: 421 492 562 475 733
Post WWII: 148 174 197 123 206
Korean War: 992 1,059 1,135 865 1,242
Post-Korean War: 7,337 7,318 7,171 5,134 6,248
Vietnam: 38,829 37,843 36,327 25,589 32,359
Post-Vietnam: 42,461 41,673 38,272 27,756 35,763
Gulf War: 205,032 201,523 185,124 137,075 174,465
Restored Entitlement: 335,427 309,242 262,569 162,298 256,705
Service Personnel: 90,804 88,295 84,501 68,246 108,778
Reservists: 14,749 14,141 12,168 8,468 10,319
Un-Remarried Survivors: 4,189 3,714 3,116 2,369 2,494
Spouses of POWs: N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

*Source: Department of Veterans Affairs. Percentage change is calculated from the previous year.

*Purchase loans only. Numbers are subject to change as reporting finalized.

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