Green Bay named drunkest city in the US; 10 Wisconsin cities listed as top 20 drunkest
10 Wisconsin cities makes top 20
MILWAUKEE — Green Bay has been named the drunkest city in the country, according to 24/7 Wall St.
An analysis reviewed the adult excessive drinking rate in 381 US metro areas. Ten of the top 20 drunkest cities in the country are in Wisconsin.
The rate of adults who drink to excess in Green Bay is 26.5 percent, the rate of driving deaths involving alcohol is 50.5 percent and the estimated number of restaurants and bars are 204 per 100,000 people.
In the driest city in America, Provo-Orem, Utah, the rate of adults drinking in excess is 8.5 percent, the rate of driving deaths involving alcohol is 14.3 percent, and there are an estimated 118 bars and restaurants per 100,000 people.
Eau Claire, Appleton, Madison all followed Green Bay in the top four, respectively. Oshkosh-Neenah, Wausau, La Crosse, Fond du Lac, Sheboygan and Milwaukee were also included in the top 20.
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