Special Report

The 50 Drunkest Counties in America

5. Polk County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 28.8%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 36.4% — 637th highest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $59,994 — 769th highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 15.3% — 582nd lowest of 3,106 counties

4. Pierce County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 28.9%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 57.7% — 96th highest of 3,081 counties
> Median household income: $72,323 — 264th highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.8% — 275th lowest of 3,106 counties

3. Walworth County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 29.3%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 35.8% — 677th highest of 3,081 counties
> Median household income: $63,776 — 532nd highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 15.2% — 568th lowest of 3,106 counties

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2. Calumet County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 29.8%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 26.7% — 1,516th highest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $75,814 — 216th highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.0% — 155th lowest of 3,106 counties

1. Outagamie County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 31.0%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 32.0% — 993rd highest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $65,572 — 436th highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.7% — 259th lowest of 3,106 counties