20 Most Drug Addicted Cities in America
7. Gadsden, AL
Located along the shores of the Coosa River and only a short drive from Birmingham, things are getting bad in Gadsden. For a city of this size, Gadsden has one of the worst opioid problems in the entire country. Roughly 48% of all opioid prescriptions are abused here, resulting in an overall abuse rate of 9.1%.