Pontotoc, MS., Hospital E.R. drug related admissions for last year:
Cocaine:12
Heroin:18
Meth:5
Ecstasy:4
OxyContin:16
Percocet:15
Vicodin:8
Xanax:20
Lortab:16
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Pontotoc, MS. - Alcohol and Drug Rehab Programs

  • Millcreek of Pontotoc

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Accepted Payment Types:
    Self Payment
    Medicaid
    Private Health Insurance

    1814 Highway 15 North Pontotoc, MS. 38863

    844-605-9331
  • Region III Mental Health Center

    Type of Rehab:

    Outpatient

    Additional Services Offered:
    Addiction Treatment Programs

    Specialty Programs:
    Seniors/Older Adults

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

    Language Services:
    Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired

    339 Legion Lane Pontotoc, MS. 38863

    662-509-9300
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?
No75%
Yes25%
Have you ever used illegal drugs or alcohol in the past?
No94%
Yes6%
Do you know someone in Pontotoc that uses marijuana?
No11%
Yes89%
Do you agree with the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes?
No30%
Yes70%
How old were you the first time you tried an illegal drug in Pontotoc, MS.?
Under 189%
18-2547%
26-3518%
36-504%
50 Plus0%
I have never used illegal drugs22%
Do you believe cocaine is a common drug in Pontotoc, Mississippi?
No46%
Yes54%
Do you feel that meth use is on the rise in Pontotoc?
No18%
Yes82%
Do you believe there are dangers associated with the use of ecstasy in Pontotoc?
No96%
Yes4%
Do you feel that prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in Pontotoc, MS.?
No11%
Yes89%
Do you think that drug or alcohol rehabilitation at a proper facility is the best way to handle a drug or alcohol addiction?
No6%
Yes94%
  • Drug and Alcohol Statistics in Pontotoc, Mississippi
  • As of 2009, an estimated 17,941 people live in Pontotoc, Mississippi. Alcohol and Drug addiction in Pontotoc, Mississippi is an increasing problem.

    Alcohol Addiction in Pontotoc, Mississippi

    Of the 17,941 individuals currently living in Pontotoc, Mississippi, 8,073 don't drink alcohol and 4,665 say that they consume alcohol less than once a week. In Pontotoc, Mississippi 12,738 individuals don't drink an unhealthy amount of alcohol. There are, however, 4,306 people in Pontotoc, Mississippi 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 Pontotoc, Mississippi. That does not hold true for their effects on children. Research indicates that children that are exposed to alcohol-related advertisements in Pontotoc, Mississippi 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 Pontotoc, Mississippi who grow up to be alcohol drinkers.

    Drug Dependence Stats in Pontotoc, Mississippi

    There are about 1,669 individuals in Pontotoc, Mississippi that use illicit drugs of some type.

    A detailed accounting of this percentage is as follows:

    1. 264 individuals drink alcohol and abuse some other drug in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    2. 252 individuals use marijuana in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    3. 212 individuals abuse or are dependent upon Heroin in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    4. 148 individuals snort or smoke cocaine (crack) in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    5. 128 individuals abuse stimulants in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    6. 53 individuals abuse or use Opiates (except heroin), in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    7. 50 individuals abuse cocaine (specifically powder, not crack) in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    8. 3 individuals abuse or use tranquilizers in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    9. 2 individuals in Pontotoc, Mississippi abuse or use PCP
    10. 2 individuals are addicted to sedatives in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    11. 2 individuals in Pontotoc, Mississippi abuse hallucinogens (e.g. ecstasy or LSD)
    12. 2 individuals abuse Inhalants in Pontotoc, Mississippi
    13. 7 individuals in Pontotoc, Mississippi use other kinds of illicit drugs

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