Lexington, Massachusetts, Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:21
Heroin:31
Meth:9
Ecstasy:7
OxyContin:27
Percocet:25
Vicodin:15
Xanax:34
Lortab:27
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Lexington, MA. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Centers

  • Justice Resource Institute Inc

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)
    Private Health Insurance

    13 Pelham Road Lexington, MA. 2421

    781-274-6800
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?
No97%
Yes3%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No75%
Yes25%
Do you know someone in Lexington that uses marijuana?
No21%
Yes79%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No33%
Yes67%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Lexington, MA.?
Under 189%
18-2549%
26-3515%
36-501%
50 Plus3%
I have never used illegal drugs23%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Lexington, Massachusetts?
No45%
Yes55%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Lexington?
No21%
Yes79%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Lexington?
No75%
Yes25%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Lexington, MA.?
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?
No2%
Yes98%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Lexington, Massachusetts
  • As of 2009, an estimated 30,382 people live in Lexington, Massachusetts. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Lexington, Massachusetts is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Lexington, Massachusetts

    Of the 30,382 individuals currently living in Lexington, Massachusetts, 13,672 don't drink alcohol and 7,899 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Lexington, Massachusetts 21,571 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 7,292 people in Lexington, Massachusetts 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 Lexington, Massachusetts. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Lexington, Massachusetts 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 Lexington, Massachusetts who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Lexington, Massachusetts

    There are about 2,826 individuals in Lexington, Massachusetts that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 446 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Lexington, Massachusetts
    2. 427 individuals use marijuana in Lexington, Massachusetts
    3. 359 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Lexington, Massachusetts
    4. 251 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Lexington, Massachusetts
    5. 218 individuals abuse stimulants in Lexington, Massachusetts
    6. 90 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Lexington, Massachusetts
    7. 85 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Lexington, Massachusetts
    8. 6 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Lexington, Massachusetts
    9. 3 individuals in Lexington, Massachusetts abuse or use PCP
    10. 3 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Lexington, Massachusetts
    11. 3 individuals in Lexington, Massachusetts abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 3 individuals abuse Inhalants in Lexington, Massachusetts
    13. 11 individuals in Lexington, Massachusetts use other kinds of illicit drugs

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