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Weldon, CA Profile

Weldon, CA, population 2,387 , is located in California's Kern county, about 45.7 miles from Bakersfield and 67.5 miles from Lancaster.

Weldon Statistics Weldon Gender Information

Males in Weldon: 1,177 (49%)
Females in Weldon: 1,210 (51%)

As % of Population in Weldon in Weldon    

Race Diversity in Weldon

White: 91%
Native American: 4%
Other/Mixed: 5%

As % of Population in Weldon in Weldon      

Age Diversity in Weldon

Median Age in Weldon: 52.3 (Males in Weldon: 52.1, Females in Weldon: 52.5)

Weldon Males Under 20: 12%     Weldon Females Under 20: 10% Weldon Males 20 to 40: 7%     Weldon Females 20 to 40: 7% Weldon Males 40 to 60: 12%     Weldon Females 40 to 60: 14% Weldon Males Over 60: 19%     Weldon Females Over 60: 20%

Economics in Weldon in Weldon

Weldon Household Average Size: 2.2 people
Weldon Median Household Income: $ 22,857
Weldon Median Value of Homes: $ 57,100


Weldon Location Information
Elevation: 2,653 feet above sea level. Land Area: Square Miles. Water Area: Square Miles.
Nearby Towns & Cities to Weldon Onyx 4.3 Miles Mountain Mesa 6.7 Miles Squirrel Mountain Valley 7.3 Miles Wofford Heights 9.7 Miles Kernville 9.8 Miles Lake Isabella 10.8 Miles Bodfish 12.5 Miles Pearsonville 25.5 Miles Inyokern 26.9 Miles China Lake Acres 29.6 Miles Big Cities Nearest Weldon (Population 100,000+) Bakersfield 45.7 Miles Lancaster 67.5 Miles Palmdale 75.8 Miles Santa Clarita 89.3 Miles Simi Valley 100.5 Miles Burbank 102.7 Miles Pasadena 105.3 Miles Glendale 105.4 Miles Thousand Oaks 108.0 Miles El Monte 111.5 Miles


The listings in Weldon, California and surrounding areas provide the following services:

(4) Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
(17) Outpatient
(4) Teens and Adolescents
(7) Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders
(3) Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum
(6) Clients With Legal Issues
(2) American Sign Language
(1) Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders
(9) Spanish Speaking
(2) Drug/Alcohol Detoxification
(1) Methadone Maintenance
(1) Methadone Detoxification
(6) Halfway House
(4) Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment
(2) Persons with HIV/AIDS
(4) Gay and Lesbian
(3) Seniors/Older Adults
(7) Females
(7) Males
(5) Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
(7) Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
(1) Hospital Inpatient
(1) Residential Beds for Children
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If you or a loved one in Weldon has been struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction, chances are you feel helpless and do not even know where to begin to look for a viable solution. We know what you are going through and our compassionate staff can help you through every step in the process of finding a Weldon drug or alcohol treatment.

Quality Alcohol Rehab or Drug Rehabilitation Centers are available in and around Weldon, CA., but you will need help in knowing exactly where to look for treatment. We will help you to know what questions to ask; the most important thing that you should inquire about is the long term success rate of the Weldon Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Treatment Center. By the time an individual from Weldon, California is ready to get help for their drug or alcohol addiction, they may have already experienced many negative consequences in relation to this toxic lifestyle. Their relatives in Weldon may have finally come to a place where they could no longer watch the addict self destruct because of their drug or alcohol addiction.

The reason it is so important to have assistance in choosing a Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Rehab Center is that there is such a wide array of options in and around Weldon, California. These drug and alcohol rehabilitation treatment options in Weldon, California may include Long-term Addiction Recovery, Outpatient Drug Rehabs, Short-term Drug Rehabilitation, Inpatient Addiction Recovery Programs, halfway houses, support group meetings and individual or group drug counseling. Our number one goal is to help you to sort through all of these drug and alcohol rehab options and to help you to find the perfect fit in treatment for you or your loved one in Weldon.

A quality Weldon Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Rehab Program will address the physical and the psychological aspects of the drug or alcohol addiction. The first step in the Weldon treatment program is the detox; this process will help to rid the body of the toxins that have accumulated during the drug or alcohol addiction. The reason it is so important for an individual from Weldon, California to have professional assistance during this process is because the staff at the Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Treatment Facility can help to alleviate many of the associated withdrawal symptoms.

Withdrawal symptoms occur during detox because the individual from Weldon used drugs or alcohol consistently and the brain has adapted to the presence of the substance; after a period of time, an individual will have to increase the dosages in order to experience the same effects. This occurs as the individual from Weldon develops a tolerance to alcohol or various types of drugs such as marijuana, heroin, or cocaine. Depending on the type of drug an individual from Weldon, California has been addicted to and the length of the addiction, it could be a long time before the body is able to function normally in the absence of the substance.

The way that a Drug Rehab or Alcohol Treatment Program in Weldon, CA. addresses the psychological aspect of the drug or alcohol addiction is generally through some type of counseling or group sessions; relapse prevention is also addressed during treatment. The main objective in utilizing all of these different elements of treatment is to help the individual to return home to Weldon after completing the Drug Rehab or Alcohol Rehabilitation Program and be able to live successfully, while remaining sober.

An individual from Weldon, California that wants to recover from a drug or alcohol addiction, will need to relearn many of the skills that came naturally to them before they started to abuse drugs or alcohol. By the time many individuals from Weldon get to treatment, they may not even be able to remember the last time that they interacted socially with others while sober; at the Drug Treatment or Alcohol Rehab Program, they will learn how to, once again, relate to others without the use of drugs or alcohol. Individuals from Weldon, CA. that attends treatment should be educated in drug relapse prevention techniques; they will learn how to deal with the familiar triggers that they may come into contact with upon returning home. An Alcohol Treatment or Drug Rehab Program will teach the individual from Weldon how to respond to these triggers without using drugs or alcohol.

Because of the way drugs and alcohol affect the various functions of the brain, most people from Weldon, California that try to stop using drugs on their own, will be fighting a losing battle. By the time an individual from Weldon finally succumbs to an Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Treatment Program, they have probably experienced failure in this area numerous times. Many times, this is the reason that the individual from Weldon is able to recognize that they need professional help.

Getting Help

Getting help is the easiest part, just dial toll free 1-888-852-5869, so that you can speak to a registered addiction specialist or simply fill out the Weldon, California Alcohol Treatment or Drug Rehabilitation Facility request form and a counselor will contact you shortly. Don't wait, call right now, you will be so glad that you did.

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There are no listings in Weldon, CA. so we have provided the 20 closest treatment facilities arranged by distance from Weldon, California:

College Community Services Lake Isabella, CA 14.2 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Clients With Legal Issues, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare
College Community Services CA City California City, CA 34.5 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Center
Services Offered: Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Medicaid
Special Treatment Education and Bakersfield, CA 36.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Recovery Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Clients With Legal Issues, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Bakersfield Medical and Mental Servs Bakersfield, CA 40.9 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Rehab Facility
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Methadone Detoxification, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare
Phase I and Phase II Recovery Services Bakersfield, CA 40.9 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Center
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Gay and Lesbian, Halfway House, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Males, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Seniors/Older Adults, Spanish Speaking, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private health insurance
Turning Point of Central CA Inc Bakersfield, CA 40.9 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation Facility
Services Offered: Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid
Vinesman Ponderosa Bakersfield, CA 40.9 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Rehab Program
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Gay and Lesbian, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Males, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less, Seniors/Older Adults, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Willows Recovery Center Bakersfield, CA 40.9 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Males, Outpatient, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Chumash Council of Bakersfield Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center
Services Offered: Males, Outpatient, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Citizens for the Betterment of Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Outpatient, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Community Service Organization (CSO) Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Program
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Males, Outpatient, Spanish Speaking, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare
Family Medical Clinic Inc Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Recovery Facility
Services Offered: Halfway House, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Innerfocus Inc Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Faciltity
Services Offered: Halfway House, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Joseph C Jones Jr Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, Clients With Legal Issues, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Gay and Lesbian, Males, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Seniors/Older Adults, Spanish Speaking, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare
Kern County Hispanics Commission Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Gay and Lesbian, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Spanish Speaking, Females
Legacy Behavioral Services Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: Halfway House, Outpatient, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Memorial Center Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Recovery Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
New Advances for People with Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center
Services Offered: Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Restoration Village Treatment Center Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: Halfway House, Males, Outpatient, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare
Tabitha House Ministries Inc Bakersfield, CA 41.3 miles from Weldon
Primary Service: Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Residential Beds for Children, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Halfway House, Outpatient, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)

Did You Know? ...
Interesting Facts and Statistics:

Perhaps the main reason that most people abuse drugs and alcoholic to better cope with life?s problems and with painful or unpleasant emotions. Stated differently, many individuals abuse drugs in a vain attempt to escape the pressures of life.

Driving under the influence of alcohol was associated with age in 2005. An estimated 8.3 percent of 16 or 17 year olds, 19.8 percent of 18 to 20 year olds, and 27.9 percent of 21 to 25 year olds reported driving under the influence of alcohol in the past year . Beyond age 25, these rates showed a general decline with increasing age.

In federal court today, low-level crack dealers and first-time offenders sentenced for trafficking of crack cocaine receive an average sentence of 10 years and six months.

Recent peaks in opiate use were observed in 1996, 1997 and 2000 for those in grades eight, 10 and 12.

Based on a new approach to estimating incidence, the 2004 NSDUH shows that the illegal drug category with the largest number of new users was nonmedical use of pain relievers. 2.4 million persons used pain relievers nonmedically for the first time within the past 12 months. The average age at first use among these new initiates was 23.3 years.

First synthesized in the 1880s, amphetamines originally were used as nasal decongestants and weight suppressants and to help people stay awake.


Strong support groups and sober friends are very helpful for recovering Alcoholics after rehab. Alcoholics Anonymous provides meetings that recovering alcoholics can attend to help stay focused on their sobriety. You can find AA meetings at the following locations in Weldon:

Methodist Church
Route 178
Weldon, California 93283

AA Meeting Days and Times
Tuesday, 7:00 PM
The following survey was completed by residents of Weldon, California as part of the USNODRUGS monitoring program. The survey below is a representation of perceptual drug and alcohol usage rates in Weldon, California. We cannot guarantee complete accuracy, but our monitoring team uses the highest standards for survey compilation.
You do not have to answer all of the survey questions, you should only answer questions that are relevant to your thoughts and experiences.
Survey results as of November 1, 2014
Perception of marijuana in Weldon, California.
Do you believe that using marijuana can be harmful?
Maybe
No
Yes
Marijuana use in Weldon, California.
Have you used marijuana in your lifetime?
No
Yes
Have you used marijuana in the past month?
No
Yes
Do you use marijuana regularly?
Maybe
No
Yes
Perception of Alcohol in Weldon, California.
Do you believe that drinking alcohol can be harmful?
Maybe
No
Yes
Have you had a binge drinking experience in the past month?
No
Yes
Do you consume alcohol daily?
Maybe
No
Yes
How old were you when you first experimented with alcohol?
0-10
11-21
22-31
32 or older
What motivated you to use drugs or alcohol for the first time in Weldon, California?
Boredom
Curiousity
Drugs were all around
Family problem
Hopelessness
It was easy to get
None of the above
Peer Pressure
To fit in
Unhappiness
Most common first drug experience in Weldon, California?
Alcohol
Club Drug
Crack Cocaine
Ecstasy
Heroin
Inhalants
Marijuana
Meth
Over The Counter Drug
Powder Cocaine
Prescription Drug
Psychedelic Drug
Use of drugs and alcohol in Weldon, California schools.
Have you ever gone to school in Weldon, California under the influence of marijuana?
Maybe
No
Yes
Have you ever gone to school in Weldon, California under the influence of alcohol?
Maybe
No
Yes
What is the most common drug used in your school in Weldon, California?
Alcohol
Club Drug
Crack Cocaine
Ecstasy
Heroin
Inhalants
Marijuana
Meth
Over The Counter Drug
Powder Cocaine
Prescription Drug
Psychedelic Drug
Your Age?
0-10
11-21
22-31
32 or older
Your Gender?
Female
Male
Surveys updated monthly.

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