Special Report

The Drunkest City in Every State

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Kansas: Lawrence
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 19.1% (Kansas: 18.2%)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 37.5% (Kansas: 19.9%)
> Median household income: $64,233 (Kansas: $62,087)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 14.8% (Kansas: 16.3%)

Kentucky: Louisville/Jefferson County
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 18.7% (Kentucky: 17.2%)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 22.8% (Kentucky: 25.5%)
> Median household income: $61,172 (Kentucky: $52,295)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 20.1% (Kentucky: 21.8%)

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Louisiana: New Orleans-Metairie
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 21.4% (Louisiana: 19.7%)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 30.7% (Louisiana: 32.3%)
> Median household income: $55,710 (Louisiana: $51,073)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 20.6% (Louisiana: 21.4%)

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Maine: Portland-South Portland
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 24.2% (Maine: 22.0%)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 30.4% (Maine: 35.4%)
> Median household income: $71,913 (Maine: $58,924)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.2% (Maine: 17.1%)

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Maryland: Salisbury
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 18.9% (Maryland: 15.4%)
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 29.6% (Maryland: 28.8%)
> Median household income: $61,283 (Maryland: $86,738)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 18.6% (Maryland: 15.2%)

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