Elberton, GA., Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:11
Heroin:17
Meth:4
Ecstasy:4
OxyContin:14
Percocet:14
Vicodin:8
Xanax:19
Lortab:14
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Elberton, GA. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers

  • Advantage Behavioral Health Systems

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Seniors/Older Adults

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

    Language Services:
    Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired

    50 Chestnut Street Elberton, GA. 30635

    706-213-2048 x33
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?
No76%
Yes24%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No90%
Yes10%
Do you know someone in Elberton that uses marijuana?
No16%
Yes84%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No39%
Yes61%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Elberton, GA.?
Under 184%
18-2544%
26-3517%
36-506%
50 Plus6%
I have never used illegal drugs23%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Elberton, Georgia?
No31%
Yes69%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Elberton?
No7%
Yes93%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Elberton?
No97%
Yes3%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Elberton, GA.?
No10%
Yes90%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No23%
Yes77%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Elberton, Georgia
  • As of 2009, an estimated 16,658 people live in Elberton, Georgia. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Elberton, Georgia is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Elberton, Georgia

    Of the 16,658 individuals currently living in Elberton, Georgia, 7,496 don't drink alcohol and 4,331 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Elberton, Georgia 11,827 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 3,998 people in Elberton, 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 Elberton, Georgia. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Elberton, 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 Elberton, Georgia who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Elberton, Georgia

    There are about 1,549 individuals in Elberton, Georgia that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 245 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Elberton, Georgia
    2. 234 individuals use marijuana in Elberton, Georgia
    3. 197 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Elberton, Georgia
    4. 138 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Elberton, Georgia
    5. 119 individuals abuse stimulants in Elberton, Georgia
    6. 50 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Elberton, Georgia
    7. 46 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Elberton, Georgia
    8. 3 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Elberton, Georgia
    9. 2 individuals in Elberton, Georgia abuse or use PCP
    10. 2 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Elberton, Georgia
    11. 2 individuals in Elberton, Georgia abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 2 individuals abuse Inhalants in Elberton, Georgia
    13. 6 individuals in Elberton, Georgia use other kinds of illicit drugs

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