1,366,657: Current active duty service members

27 years old: Median age of active duty service members

1 in 3: Service members who live in military housing

6.4 years: Average length of service

52%: Percentage of active duty service members who are married

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Sources: AAA, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, U.S. Census.gov, wallethub.com, Associated Press, Wisconsin State Journal

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