See Where NJ Falls on List of Most Drunk States in the U.S.
We all know that drinking and driving are a dangerous combo no matter where in the country you reside. Not to mention it's also illegal. So which states are the most drunk?
24/7 Wall St. used certain criteria, including the percentage of adults who drink excessively, alcohol-related driving deaths and adults in fair or poor health to formulate a list of the drunkest states in America. Also included on the recent list is the most drunken metro in every single state.
The Garden State came in at #27 with 17.6% adults who drink excessively. We also have the 6th LOWEST alcohol-related driving deaths. According to the article, Ocean City is the drunkest metro in the state but, NJ.com reports that the metro also encompasses Wildwood, North Wildwood, Sea Isle City and Cape May.
Just in case you're wondering, North Dakota topped the list at #1, followed by Wisconsin, Alaska, Montana and Illinois.