Special Report

The 50 Drunkest Counties in America

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15. Sheboygan County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 27.9%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 31.5% — 1,041st highest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $60,696 — 710th highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 14.5% — 412th lowest of 3,106 counties

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14. Dubuque County, Iowa
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 28.1%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 15.6% — 547th lowest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $63,031 — 581st highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.0% — 158th lowest of 3,106 counties

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13. Ozaukee County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 28.2%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 29.4% — 1,228th highest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $85,215 — 112th highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 10.9% — 15th lowest of 3,106 counties

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12. Winneshiek County, Iowa
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 28.3%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 40.0% — 436th highest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $65,263 — 453rd highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 11.4% — 35th lowest of 3,106 counties

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11. Iowa County, Wisconsin
> Adults binge or heavy drinking: 28.4%
> Driving deaths involving alcohol: 21.1% — 959th lowest of 3,081 counties (tied)
> Median household income: $64,124 — 509th highest of 3,106 counties
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.9% — 292nd lowest of 3,106 counties