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Commerce, Georgia

Commerce, Georgia, in Jackson county, is 17 miles N of Athens, Georgia (center to center) and 62 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia. The city is home to some 5,292 residents.

The People and Families of Commerce

In Commerce, about 49% of adults are married.

There are more females than males in Commerce than is typical. You'll see many senior citizens in the city.

Wealth and Education

In 2000, Commerce had a median family income of $39,615.

Political Inclinations

George W. Bush was the top money-getter ($755) among 2004 Presidential candidates in Commerce. The Republican party stood out in its ability to raise compaign money in the city.

Commerce Housing

According to the 2000 census, 65% of the housing in Commerce was owner-occupied.

Commuting

In Commerce, 96% of commuters drive to work.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPop.Median Family
Income (2000)
Commerce5,292$39,615
Auburn6,904$52,695
Cornelia3,674$42,041
Gainesville25,578$43,734
Jefferson3,825$46,755
Winder10,201$40,896

High Points

Commerce strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Georgia):

CategoryTrophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 19%Commerce Affordability of Property Taxes


The listings in Commerce, Georgia and surrounding areas provide the following services:

(11) Drug/Alcohol Detoxification
(7) Methadone Maintenance
(7) Methadone Detoxification
(17) Outpatient
(3) Halfway House
(3) Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
(3) Males
(4) Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment
(2) Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
(7) Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders
(5) American Sign Language
(9) Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
(6) Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders
(3) Clients With Legal Issues
(3) Spanish Speaking
(3) Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum
(3) Females
(1) Gay and Lesbian
(1) Seniors/Older Adults
(2) Hospital Inpatient
(5) Teens and Adolescents
(1) Persons with HIV/AIDS
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Do you have a problem with drug or alcohol addiction and live in Commerce, Georgia? Are you concerned about a family member in Commerce, who has a problem like this? Whatever your situation it's easy to believe that you're alone with this . . . that, somehow, you have to solve the problem all on your own. That is not the case. We care about you - and will help you find a Drug Rehab or Alcohol Rehabilitation Program in Commerce, suited to your specific treatment needs. You don't have to deal with drug addiction or alcoholism on your own!

A Drug Treatment or Alcohol Rehab Facility in Commerce, is a good option for the treatment of drug addiction and alcoholism. The goal of an Alcohol Treatment or Drug Rehab Center in Commerce, GA. is to direct the initial treatment plan toward the ability of the individual to stop using drugs and/or alcohol and hence avoid the psychological, legal, financial, social, and physical consequences that are usually associated with drug addiction and alcoholism.

There are many different addiction treatment approaches such as Long-term Drug and Alcohol Rehab Facilities, Outpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab Programs, Short-term Drug and Alcohol Rehabs, Inpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers, support group meetings, drug counseling, halfway houses and sober living.

Alcohol Rehab or Drug Rehabilitation Centers in Commerce, typically focus on the two-fold nature of drug addiction and alcoholism: physical and psychological addiction. Physical addiction can be treated by a detoxification program in Commerce, Georgia with treatment procedure to assist with the painful withdrawal symptoms which manifest themselves when a person discontinues the consumption of a drug or drugs that they are addicted to. With habitual use of a psychoactive substance the brain gradually adapts to the presence of the drug so the desired effect becomes minimal. This is how physical tolerance develops to drugs such as heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, nicotine and alcohol to name a few. It also explains why more and more of the drug is needed to get the same effect with habitual use of an addictive drug. The abrupt cessation of an addictive drug can lead to serious withdrawal symptoms where the body may take weeks or months (depending on the drug involved) to return to normal function. The withdrawal symptoms from certain substances, such as heroin, can induce severe and painful withdrawal symptoms, and be quite prolonged.

An Alcohol Rehab or Drug Rehabilitation Program in Commerce, will not only provide the person with a professional detox but also provide a Drug Treatment or Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility for the psychological issues inevitably underlying all drug and alcohol addiction problems, so as to decrease the chances of relapse and increase the chances of a clean and sober life.

An Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Rehab Program in Commerce, GA. is more likely to be one of the most successful methods for treating an individual with a severe drug addiction problem. Alcohol Rehab or Drug Rehabilitation Facilities in Commerce, are designed to deliver a comprehensive treatment curriculum and assist a person in every facet of their life 24 hours a day.

For a person to make a successful recovery, they must acquire new knowledge, abilities and 'life skills'. This new knowledge, abilities and life skills must be directed toward strategies for returning home to Commerce, from an Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Rehab Center and encountering old drug using acquaintances in Commerce - as well as ways to handle the many reminders and triggers of their past drug using days in Commerce. These triggers can produce memories which can produce psychological stressors. These psychological stressors often hinder the recovering addict, making it very difficult for them to feel as though they have control over their actions concerning drug using impulses. This is because research into the brain of addicts shows changes in the way their brain functions long after they have discontinued using drugs and/or alcohol. This is the main reason why even an individual with will power as strong as steel may find it extremely difficult to overcome drug addiction or alcoholism without professional addiction treatment. With so many obstacles such as triggers, drug cravings, and changes in the way their brain functions due to habitual drug use, it is no surprise why so many people attend an Alcohol Rehab or Drug Rehabilitation Facility each year to successfully recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.

There are many reasons why a person should enroll into an Alcohol Treatment or Drug Rehabilitation Program in Commerce. A few of the many reasons are: the inability to control or eliminate their drinking or drug use, alienating their friends and family, legal problems, severe depression and general unhappiness due to excessive drug or alcohol use.

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There are 1 local Drug Rehab and Alcohol Rehabilitation Centers in Commerce, Georgia. We have also provided 19 additional Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Treatment Facilities that are closest geographically to Commerce:

Robert W Dail Memorial Commerce, GA
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Methadone Detoxification, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Potters House Jefferson, GA 11.6 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Halfway House, Males, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
DM and ADR Inc Athens, GA 15.2 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Treatment Center
Services Offered: Methadone Detoxification, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Advantage Behavioral Health Systems Athens, GA 16.3 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Facility
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Halfway House, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, 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)
Georgia Therapy Associates Inc Athens, GA 17.9 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Treatment Center
Services Offered: Methadone Detoxification, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Athens Area Athens, GA 18.4 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Center
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Family Counseling Service of Athens Athens, GA 18.4 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Center
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Georgia Therapy Associates Athens, GA 18.8 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Methadone Detoxification, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Males, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Project Adam Winder, GA 21.8 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center
Services Offered: Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Halfway House, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Lanier Treatment Center Gainesville, GA 23.5 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Methadone Detoxification, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Pittard Clinic Toccoa, GA 23.9 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol Treatment and Drug Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Methadone Detoxification, Gay and Lesbian, Methadone Maintenance, Males, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Seniors/Older Adults, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Laurelwood Hospital Gainesville, GA 24.1 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol Treatment and Drug Rehab Center
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Stephens County Mental Health Center Toccoa, GA 24.6 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Clients With Legal Issues, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance
Medicine Wheel Clinic Auburn, GA 26.3 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Center
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Methadone Detoxification, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Family Recovery Lawrenceville, GA 35.5 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, Clients With Legal Issues, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
GRN Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program Lawrenceville, GA 35.5 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Summitridge Center for Psychiatry and Lawrenceville, GA 35.5 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Program
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Atlanta Family Counseling Center Inc Lawrenceville, GA 37.5 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Center
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
GRN CSB Lawrenceville Lawrenceville, GA 37.5 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare
GRN Recovery Center Snellville, GA 40.8 miles from Commerce
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)

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

Young adults aged 18 to 22 enrolled full time in college were more likely than their peers not enrolled full time (this category includes part-time college students and persons not enrolled in college) to use alcohol, binge drink, and drink heavily in 2004. Binge and heavy use rates for college students were 43.4 and 18.6 percent, respectively, compared with 39.4 and 13.5 percent, respectively, for other persons aged 18 to 22.

An overdose of Dilaudid can occur when an individual consumes more of the drug than the body can process safely.

An estimated 8.0 million persons reported driving under the influence of an illegal drug at some time in the past year. This corresponds to 3.6 percent of the population aged 12 or older and is significantly higher than the rate in 2000 (3.1 percent) but similar to the rate in 1999 (3.4 percent). Among young adults aged 18 to 25 years, 12.4 percent drove under the influence of illegal drugs at least once in the past year.

Rates of current use of illegal drugs in 2008 were higher for young adults aged 18 to 25 (19.6 percent) than for teens aged 12 to 17 (9.3 percent) and adults aged 26 or older (5.9 percent). Among young adults, 16.5 percent used marijuana in the past month, 5.9 percent used prescription-type drugs nonmedically, 1.7 percent used hallucinogens, and 1.5 percent used cocaine.

Past month heavy alcohol use also was associated with MDE in the past year in 2005. Among persons with MDE in the past year, 8.4 percent were heavy alcohol users, higher than the 7.0 percent of persons without MDE in the past year. Similarly, among persons with MDE, the rate of daily cigarette use was 28.0 percent, while the rate was 16.3 percent among persons without MDE.

Bath salts are designer or synthetic drugs that are known to contain amphetamine-like substances such as mephedrone, methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) which are similar to the amphetamine-like substance metcathinoine found in Cat or Qat.


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 Commerce:

Breezy Knob
Corner Of S. Elm And Central Ave
Commerce, Georgia 30529

AA Meeting Days and Times
Sunday, 8:00 PM
Tuesday, 8:00 PM
Wednesday, 8:00 PM
Thursday, 8:00 PM
Saturday, 8:00 PM
The following survey was completed by residents of Commerce, Georgia as part of the USNODRUGS monitoring program. The survey below is a representation of perceptual drug and alcohol usage rates in Commerce, Georgia. 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 September 1, 2014
Perception of marijuana in Commerce, Georgia.
Do you believe that using marijuana can be harmful?
Maybe
No
Yes
92%
2%
6%
Marijuana use in Commerce, Georgia.
Have you used marijuana in your lifetime?
No
Yes
82%
18%
Have you used marijuana in the past month?
No
Yes
78%
22%
Do you use marijuana regularly?
Maybe
No
Yes
15%
81%
4%
Perception of Alcohol in Commerce, Georgia.
Do you believe that drinking alcohol can be harmful?
Maybe
No
Yes
10%
4%
86%
Have you had a binge drinking experience in the past month?
No
Yes
88%
12%
Do you consume alcohol daily?
Maybe
No
Yes
2%
83%
15%
How old were you when you first experimented with alcohol?
0-10
11-21
22-31
32 or older
8%
18%
48%
26%
What motivated you to use drugs or alcohol for the first time in Commerce, Georgia?
Boredom
Curiousity
Drugs were all around
Family problem
Hopelessness
It was easy to get
None of the above
Peer Pressure
To fit in
Unhappiness
12%
14%
3%
6%
4%
2%
56%
2%
0%
1%
Most common first drug experience in Commerce, Georgia?
Alcohol
Club Drug
Crack Cocaine
Ecstasy
Heroin
Inhalants
Marijuana
Meth
Over The Counter Drug
Powder Cocaine
Prescription Drug
Psychedelic Drug
18%
2%
2%
6%
3%
4%
11%
3%
7%
5%
29%
10%
Use of drugs and alcohol in Commerce, Georgia schools.
Have you ever gone to school in Commerce, Georgia under the influence of marijuana?
Maybe
No
Yes
0%
95%
5%
Have you ever gone to school in Commerce, Georgia under the influence of alcohol?
Maybe
No
Yes
7%
90%
3%
What is the most common drug used in your school in Commerce, Georgia?
Alcohol
Club Drug
Crack Cocaine
Ecstasy
Heroin
Inhalants
Marijuana
Meth
Over The Counter Drug
Powder Cocaine
Prescription Drug
Psychedelic Drug
20%
3%
3%
4%
2%
2%
15%
2%
12%
5%
24%
8%
Your Age?
0-10
11-21
22-31
32 or older
9%
25%
41%
25%
Your Gender?
Female
Male
88%
12%
Surveys updated monthly.

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