Alpharetta, GA., Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:86
Heroin:123
Meth:36
Ecstasy:25
OxyContin:110
Percocet:99
Vicodin:61
Xanax:136
Lortab:110
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Alpharetta, GA. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Programs

  • Northstar Psychological Services Inc

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

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Detoxification

    Specialty Programs:
    Adolescents
    Women
    Men

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance
    Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

    Language Services:
    Spanish

    5755 North Point Parkway Alpharetta, GA. 30022

    770-667-3877
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?
No95%
Yes5%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No86%
Yes14%
Do you know someone in Alpharetta that uses marijuana?
No4%
Yes96%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No34%
Yes66%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Alpharetta, GA.?
Under 187%
18-2544%
26-3522%
36-504%
50 Plus3%
I have never used illegal drugs20%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Alpharetta, Georgia?
No40%
Yes60%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Alpharetta?
No2%
Yes98%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Alpharetta?
No92%
Yes8%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Alpharetta, GA.?
No8%
Yes92%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No2%
Yes98%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Alpharetta, Georgia
  • As of 2009, an estimated 122,873 people live in Alpharetta, Georgia. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Alpharetta, Georgia is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Alpharetta, Georgia

    Of the 122,873 individuals currently living in Alpharetta, Georgia, 55,293 don't drink alcohol and 31,947 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Alpharetta, Georgia 87,240 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 29,490 people in Alpharetta, Georgia 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 Alpharetta, Georgia. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Alpharetta, Georgia 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 Alpharetta, Georgia who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Alpharetta, Georgia

    There are about 11,427 individuals in Alpharetta, Georgia that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 1,805 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Alpharetta, Georgia
    2. 1,726 individuals use marijuana in Alpharetta, Georgia
    3. 1,451 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Alpharetta, Georgia
    4. 1,017 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Alpharetta, Georgia
    5. 880 individuals abuse stimulants in Alpharetta, Georgia
    6. 366 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Alpharetta, Georgia
    7. 343 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Alpharetta, Georgia
    8. 23 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Alpharetta, Georgia
    9. 13 individuals in Alpharetta, Georgia abuse or use PCP
    10. 13 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Alpharetta, Georgia
    11. 12 individuals in Alpharetta, Georgia abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 14 individuals abuse Inhalants in Alpharetta, Georgia
    13. 46 individuals in Alpharetta, Georgia use other kinds of illicit drugs

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