10 Most Drug Addicted Cities In America

9: Albuquerque, NM

A nationwide survey of high school students found that New Mexico youths ranked the second highest for cocaine and ecstacy abuse. According to these kids, these drugs are readily available and ingrained in New Mexico social culture.

 

8: Knoxville, TN

This is one that President Obama addressed personally by sending his top drug-policy adviser to a community forum on preventing and treating prescription drug abuse and heroin use just two days after addressing the nation about the opioid epidemic.

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