Petersburg, Alaska, Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:2
Heroin:4
Meth:1
Ecstasy:1
OxyContin:3
Percocet:3
Vicodin:1
Xanax:4
Lortab:3
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Petersburg, AK. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers

  • Petersburg Mental Health Services

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
    Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

    201 North Nordic Drive Petersburg, AK. 99833

    907-772-3332
  • Petersburg Mental Health Services Inc

    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
    Dui/Dwi Offenders

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
    Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

    201 North Nordic Drive Petersburg, AK. 99833

    907-772-3332
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.
Do you currently use illegal drugs or alcohol?
No88%
Yes12%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No94%
Yes6%
Do you know someone in Petersburg that uses marijuana?
No5%
Yes95%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No38%
Yes62%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Petersburg, AK.?
Under 187%
18-2542%
26-3523%
36-505%
50 Plus1%
I have never used illegal drugs22%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Petersburg, Alaska?
No34%
Yes66%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Petersburg?
No16%
Yes84%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Petersburg?
No91%
Yes9%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Petersburg, AK.?
No25%
Yes75%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No3%
Yes97%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Petersburg, Alaska
  • As of 2009, an estimated 3,459 people live in Petersburg, Alaska. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Petersburg, Alaska is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Petersburg, Alaska

    Of the 3,459 individuals currently living in Petersburg, Alaska, 1,557 don't drink alcohol and 899 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Petersburg, Alaska 2,456 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 830 people in Petersburg, Alaska 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 Petersburg, Alaska. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Petersburg, Alaska 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 Petersburg, Alaska who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Petersburg, Alaska

    There are about 322 individuals in Petersburg, Alaska that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 51 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Petersburg, Alaska
    2. 49 individuals use marijuana in Petersburg, Alaska
    3. 41 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Petersburg, Alaska
    4. 29 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Petersburg, Alaska
    5. 25 individuals abuse stimulants in Petersburg, Alaska
    6. 10 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Petersburg, Alaska
    7. 10 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Petersburg, Alaska
    8. 1 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Petersburg, Alaska
    9. 0 individuals in Petersburg, Alaska abuse or use PCP
    10. 0 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Petersburg, Alaska
    11. 0 individuals in Petersburg, Alaska abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 0 individuals abuse Inhalants in Petersburg, Alaska
    13. 1 individuals in Petersburg, Alaska use other kinds of illicit drugs

    It is essential to find alcohol or drug recovery programs for the high volume of individuals in Petersburg, Alaska 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 Petersburg, Alaska. 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.