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Watertown, South Dakota

Watertown, South Dakota, in Codington county, is 94 miles N of Sioux Falls, South Dakota (center to center) and 188 miles W of Minneapolis, Minnesota. As of the year 2000 census, 20,237 people lived in Watertown.

The People and Families of Watertown

In Watertown, about 57% of adults are married.

Wealth and Education

In 2000, Watertown had a median family income of $44,944.

Political Inclinations

Watertown residents donated more money ($6,700) to George W. Bush than to the other candidates in the 2004 Presidential race. Across all electoral races, the Republican party attracted the most donations from the city.

Watertown Housing

An estimated 66% of living spaces in Watertown are occupied by their owners, not by renters. The housing stock in the city is younger than in most places.

Commuting

In Watertown, 93% of commuters drive to work. You might spend less time in the car if you live in Watertown; people report shorter commutes than most.

High Points

Watertown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Dakota):

CategoryTrophy
Short Commute Times
(vs. Peers)
Top 3%Watertown Short Commute Times
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 4%Watertown Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 15%Watertown Affordability of Rents


The listings in Watertown, South Dakota and surrounding areas provide the following services:

(7) Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
(20) Outpatient
(5) Teens and Adolescents
(2) Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders
(2) Females
(12) Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders
(11) American Sign Language
(3) Spanish Speaking
(4) Halfway House
(4) Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment
(6) Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
(6) Drug/Alcohol Detoxification
(3) Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
(1) Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum
(2) Clients With Legal Issues
(2) General Health Services
(3) Hospital Inpatient
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If you or someone that you care about live in Watertown, South Dakota and are seeking help for any type of a drug or alcohol addiction, no matter how long the duration, we will help you to find a quality Alcohol Rehab or Drug Treatment Center. We understand what you are going through and we will support you through every step in the process of locating a treatment center that has a proven track record, so that you or your loved one can have the best possible chance of finally being free from you drug or alcohol abuse problem.

The best solution that is available for a drug or alcohol abuse problem is to find an Alcohol Rehab or Drug Rehabilitation Center that is located in or around Watertown. The most important goal of any Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Rehab Program in Watertown, SD. should be to help the individual that is in treatment to get to the place where they can steadily maintain a sober lifestyle, which will allow them to avoid the negative consequences that are so often directly related to a drug or alcohol addiction.

There are so many different types of drug and alcohol treatment that is available to individuals that live in Watertown, that it can be confusing. These treatment options in Watertown, South Dakota may include Inpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab Programs, Long-term Drug and Alcohol Rehabs, Outpatient Drug Rehab Centers, Short-term Drug Rehab Centers, sober living, halfway houses, support group meetings and individual or group drug counseling. We are here to help individuals from Watertown to make sense of all of these different drug or alcohol rehabilitation treatment options.

A Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Rehab Facility in Watertown, SD. should focus on the physical and the psychological elements of the drug or alcohol abuse problem. The physical side of the drug or alcohol addiction is treated during the detox portion of the Watertown, South Dakota treatment program; an Alcohol Rehab or Drug Treatment Facility will be able to support the individual during the detoxification process by helping to alleviate some of painful withdrawal symptoms.

Withdrawal symptoms occur because the brain has adapted to presence of the substance; after a period of time, an addict will have to use more of the drug in order to produce the same effects. It is at this point, that the individual from Watertown, SD. has developed a tolerance to the drugs that they are using such as pain pills, tranquilizers, cocaine, marijuana, and alcohol, just to name a few. Withdrawal symptoms that are associated with illicit drugs such as heroin can often produce symptoms that are severe and prolonged. When an individual from Watertown, South Dakota attempts to abruptly discontinue a drug that their body has consistently been provided, serious withdrawal symptoms may occur; it may take a couple of weeks or even several months in some instances for the body to finally be able to return to normal functioning.

A quality Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Treatment Center in Watertown, South Dakota will also address the psychological issues related to the addiction. The Watertown, SD. Alcohol Rehab or Drug Rehabilitation Program may use treatment techniques such as counseling and relapse prevention education. The combination of these elements of treatment can help the individual from Watertown to get to the root of the drug or alcohol addiction; this provide them with the best chance of being able to get sober and to remain that way.

The best way for an individual from Watertown, SD. to overcome a drug or alcohol addiction, is to locate an Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Treatment Facility that consistently maintains a high rate of long term success. A quality Alcohol Treatment or Drug Rehabilitation Facility in Watertown will offer a comprehensive treatment program that can aid the individual in all of the various aspects of their life.

In order for an individual from Watertown to have the best opportunity to recover from their drug or alcohol addiction, they need to be open to learning new skills. They will need to put these skills to use daily, as they return home to Watertown where they will eventually come into contact with some of the familiar triggers that were connected to their drug using days. A Drug Rehab or Alcohol Rehabilitation Program in Watertown, SD. will teach the recovering addict how to respond to these stress producing triggers without using drugs or alcohol. Very few people in Watertown can overcome a drug or alcohol addiction without the assistance of professional help. Because of the different ways that these substances affect the functions of the brain, an individual from Watertown, South Dakota is at a huge disadvantage in trying to stop using drugs or alcohol without rehabilitation assistance. The reason that so many individuals from Watertown choose to go to a Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Rehab Program to overcome their drug or alcohol addiction, is because they have failed over and over again when they tried to quit using on their own. They are often tired of dealing with all of the problems that are associated with their drug or alcohol addiction, including feeling alienated from their loved ones in Watertown.

Getting Help

Getting help is easy, just dial toll free 1-888-852-5869 in order to speak to a registered addiction specialist or simply fill out the Watertown, South Dakota Alcohol Treatment or Drug Rehab Center request form and a counselor will contact you shortly. This call could be the first step on your journey to finally becoming free of your drug or alcohol addiction. Don't wait, call right now.

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There are 2 local Alcohol Rehab and Drug Treatment Facilities in Watertown, South Dakota. We have also provided 18 additional Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Rehab Programs that are closest geographically to Watertown:

Human Service Agency Watertown, SD
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Program
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, 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, Private health insurance
Mark Bontreger Inc Watertown, SD
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Recovery Center
Services Offered: Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
East Central Mental Health Brookings, SD 43.3 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Treatment Program
Services Offered: American Sign Language, 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
First Step Counseling Servs Brookings Brookings, SD 43.3 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
East Central Behavioral Health Brookings, SD 45.7 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility
Services Offered: Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Sisseton Wahpeton Sioux Tribe Sisseton, SD 50.8 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Halfway House, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance
Project Turnabout Granite Falls, MN 70.4 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Rehab Facility
Services Offered: Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less, Spanish Speaking, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private health insurance
New Visions Center of Morris Morris, MN 72.3 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Stevens Community Medical Center Morris, MN 72.8 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Program
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, General Health Services, Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
NADRIC Addiction Services Aberdeen, SD 74.1 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Avera Saint Lukes Aberdeen, SD 79.5 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Rehab Facility
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Northern State University Aberdeen, SD 79.5 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Program
Services Offered: Halfway House, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
New Life Treatment Center Woodstock, MN 80.6 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Treatment Center
Services Offered: Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Avera McKennan Hospital (BHS) Sioux Falls, SD 88.4 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Glory House of Sioux Falls Sioux Falls, SD 88.4 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Rehab Center
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Clients With Legal Issues, Outpatient, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Saint Francis Medical Center Breckenridge, MN 91.2 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, 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)
Carroll Institute Sioux Falls, SD 95.2 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol Treatment and Drug Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Halfway House, Outpatient, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Stepping Stones Mitchell, SD 96.6 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Rehab Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Halfway House, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Saint Francis Healthcare Campus Breckenridge, MN 96.7 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: American Sign Language, General Health Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Luverne Community Hospital Luverne, MN 97.1 miles from Watertown
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Rehab Program
Services Offered: Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)

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

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The highest prevalence of binge and heavy drinking in 2004 was for young adults aged 18 to 25 (41.2 and 15.1 percent, respectively). The peak rate of both measures occurred at age 21 (48.2 and 19.2 percent, respectively).

OxyContin is available by prescription only and is used to treat moderate to severe pain when constant pain relief is needed for an extended period of time.

The recreational use of methamphetamine peaked in the 1980s. The December 2, 1989 edition of The Economist described San Diego, California as the "methamphetamine capital of North America."

According to the most recent government statistics that have been made available, approximately 30 million people in the United States have an addiction to drugs or alcohol.

Among persons aged 12 or older who used pain relievers nonmedically in the past 12 months, 56.5 percent reported that the source of the drug the most recent time they used was from a friend or relative for free. Another 18.1 percent reported they got the drug from just one doctor. Only 4.1 percent got the pain relievers from a drug dealer or other stranger, and 0.5 percent reported buying the drug on the Internet. Among those who reported getting the pain reliever from a friend or relative for free, 81.0 percent reported in a follow-up question that the friend or relative had obtained the drugs from just one doctor.


The following survey was completed by residents of Watertown, South Dakota as part of the USNODRUGS monitoring program. The survey below is a representation of perceptual drug and alcohol usage rates in Watertown, South Dakota. 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 December 1, 2014
Perception of marijuana in Watertown, South Dakota.
Do you believe that using marijuana can be harmful?
Maybe
No
Yes
91%
3%
6%
Marijuana use in Watertown, South Dakota.
Have you used marijuana in your lifetime?
No
Yes
80%
20%
Have you used marijuana in the past month?
No
Yes
88%
12%
Do you use marijuana regularly?
Maybe
No
Yes
8%
90%
2%
Perception of Alcohol in Watertown, South Dakota.
Do you believe that drinking alcohol can be harmful?
Maybe
No
Yes
9%
6%
85%
Have you had a binge drinking experience in the past month?
No
Yes
90%
10%
Do you consume alcohol daily?
Maybe
No
Yes
14%
76%
10%
How old were you when you first experimented with alcohol?
0-10
11-21
22-31
32 or older
2%
11%
66%
21%
What motivated you to use drugs or alcohol for the first time in Watertown, South Dakota?
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%
17%
3%
8%
2%
0%
44%
7%
1%
6%
Most common first drug experience in Watertown, South Dakota?
Alcohol
Club Drug
Crack Cocaine
Ecstasy
Heroin
Inhalants
Marijuana
Meth
Over The Counter Drug
Powder Cocaine
Prescription Drug
Psychedelic Drug
17%
4%
3%
4%
3%
5%
11%
5%
7%
7%
25%
9%
Use of drugs and alcohol in Watertown, South Dakota schools.
Have you ever gone to school in Watertown, South Dakota under the influence of marijuana?
Maybe
No
Yes
2%
86%
12%
Have you ever gone to school in Watertown, South Dakota under the influence of alcohol?
Maybe
No
Yes
6%
77%
17%
What is the most common drug used in your school in Watertown, South Dakota?
Alcohol
Club Drug
Crack Cocaine
Ecstasy
Heroin
Inhalants
Marijuana
Meth
Over The Counter Drug
Powder Cocaine
Prescription Drug
Psychedelic Drug
19%
5%
2%
6%
3%
4%
11%
2%
8%
10%
20%
10%
Your Age?
0-10
11-21
22-31
32 or older
4%
2%
67%
27%
Your Gender?
Female
Male
17%
83%
Surveys updated monthly.

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