Decatur, TX., Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:11
Heroin:26
Meth:5
Ecstasy:3
OxyContin:10
Percocet:10
Vicodin:6
Xanax:13
Lortab:7
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Decatur, TX. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Facilities

  • STAR Council on Substance Abuse

    Primary Treatment Type:
    Substance Abuse Treatment Services
    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Adolescents
    Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Pregnant/Postpartum Women
    Women
    Men

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

    Language Services:
    Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired

    1106 East Business 380 Decatur, TX. 76234

    (940) 626-2099
Drug Trends
US Drug Trends consistently strives to keep updated and accurate data on drug trends throughout the U.S. You can help us by taking our short poll below and submitting your answers at the bottom.
Are you male or female?
Female67%
Male33%
Do you currently use illegal drugs or alcohol?
No83%
Yes17%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No85%
Yes15%
Do you know someone in Decatur that uses marijuana?
No25%
Yes75%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No41%
Yes59%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Decatur, TX.?
Under 1810%
18-2545%
26-3514%
36-502%
50 Plus5%
I have never used illegal drugs24%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Decatur, Texas?
No45%
Yes55%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Decatur?
No22%
Yes78%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Decatur?
No87%
Yes13%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Decatur, TX.?
No3%
Yes97%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No19%
Yes81%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Decatur, Texas
  • As of 2009, an estimated 12,862 people live in Decatur, Texas. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Decatur, Texas is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Decatur, Texas

    Of the 12,862 individuals currently living in Decatur, Texas, 5,788 don't drink alcohol and 3,344 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Decatur, Texas 9,132 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 3,087 people in Decatur, Texas that consume an amount of alcohol that would classify them as heavy drinkers.

    In order to recover from alcohol addiction it is essential that you get yourself or loved one into an alcohol recovery program. Every year, there are over 74K alcohol-related deaths that costs over $183 Billion annually.

    According to research on alcohol advertising, there is not a strong connection between ads for alcohol and alcohol consumption and abuse in Decatur, Texas. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Decatur, Texas are more prone to start drinking at a younger age and to look upon drinking alcohol as a positive thing. This also translates to a higher number of children in Decatur, Texas who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Decatur, Texas

    There are about 1,196 individuals in Decatur, Texas that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 189 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Decatur, Texas
    2. 181 individuals use marijuana in Decatur, Texas
    3. 152 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Decatur, Texas
    4. 106 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Decatur, Texas
    5. 92 individuals abuse stimulants in Decatur, Texas
    6. 38 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Decatur, Texas
    7. 36 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Decatur, Texas
    8. 2 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Decatur, Texas
    9. 1 individuals in Decatur, Texas abuse or use PCP
    10. 1 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Decatur, Texas
    11. 1 individuals in Decatur, Texas abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 1 individuals abuse Inhalants in Decatur, Texas
    13. 5 individuals in Decatur, Texas use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Decatur, Texas abusing or addicted to alcohol and drugs, as this number is growing each year. We at UsDrugTrends.com offer information on the various kinds of alcohol and drug programs in Decatur, Texas. If more information is needed, please take a moment and call to talk to a certified drug counselor for help finding a drug or alcohol recovery center. The call for help is toll-free and the service is free of charge.