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McGregor, Texas

McGregor, Texas, in McLennan county, is 17 miles SW of Waco, Texas (center to center) and 83 miles N of Austin, Texas. The city is in the Waco area. There are 4,727 residents in McGregor.

The People and Families of McGregor

In McGregor, about 52% of adults are married.

Approximately 29% of McGregor is non-white. Diversity is a hallmark of the city.

Women are better represented than men in McGregor.

Wealth and Education

In 2000, McGregor had a median family income of $37,143.

Political Inclinations

McGregor folks tended to give their money ($3,120) to George W. Bush in the 2004 Presidential race. More campaign money flowed to the Democratic party than to competing parties.

McGregor Housing

As of 2000, the share of housing units in McGregor that were owner-occupied was 67%. Compared to most cities in the state, the city has reasonable real estate taxes.

Commuting

In McGregor, 96% of commuters drive to work. It you are in McGregor, expect to drive to most places you want to go. There's not much public transportation here.

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPop.Median Family
Income (2000)
McGregor4,727$37,143
Bellmead9,214$31,927
Gatesville15,591$36,543
Hewitt11,085$59,409
Robinson7,845$51,953
Waco113,726$33,919
Woodway8,733$80,161

High Points

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

CategoryTrophy
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 1%Mcgregor Racial Diversity
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 18%Mcgregor Affordability of Property Taxes


The listings in McGregor, Texas and surrounding areas provide the following services:

(6) Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
(6) Drug/Alcohol Detoxification
(16) Outpatient
(4) Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment
(2) Hospital Inpatient
(3) Teens and Adolescents
(8) Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders
(1) Seniors/Older Adults
(6) Females
(6) Males
(1) Mental Health Services
(3) Halfway House
(4) Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
(8) Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
(2) Persons with HIV/AIDS
(5) Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum
(2) Residential Beds for Children
(8) Clients With Legal Issues
(6) American Sign Language
(4) Spanish Speaking
(3) Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders
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Do you or someone you care about live in McGregor, Texas and have an addiction to drugs or alcohol? Have you failed at trying to help someone with drug or alcohol addiction in McGregor and have lost all hope? Drug and alcohol addiction are an epidemic in our society today. Someone who is addicted to drugs or alcohol is just existing, not living. This can be a very sad and depressing existence to say the least. But all is not lost, and there are ways to treat addiction that actually work. The way out can be found at an Alcohol Treatment or Drug Rehabilitation Program in McGregor that will suit your treatment needs.

The reason an Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Rehab Program in McGregor works for the treatment of drug addiction and alcoholism is because the individual will learn to overcome problems in life by confronting them, not by numbing them with drugs and alcohol. Once the individual starts confronting and handling life situations, they realize that they can actually cope with their problems and don't feel the need to compound them with drugs or alcohol.

Each individual is different, and there are a variety of treatment programs available in McGregor to cater to individual needs. For example, there are Outpatient Treatment Centers, Short-term Treatment Facilities, Long-term Drug Rehabilitation Programs, Inpatient Drug Rehabilitation Facilities, support group meetings, drug counseling, halfway houses and sober living.

The two main aspects of addiction, physical and psychological, are what the individual will be addressing during the course of treatment at an Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Rehab Center in McGregor. Individuals will first begin by addressing the aspect of physical addiction by taking part in a detoxification program in McGregor, Texas, which will help with the uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms that ensue when a person stops using drugs or alcohol. The brain adapts to the use of a psychoactive substance over time, which lessens the effect of the drug. This is how physical tolerance to drugs such as heroin, amphetamines, cocaine, nicotine and alcohol develops. This is why someone using drugs has to take more and more of the substance to get the same effect. Abruptly stopping substance use is what causes the uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms. These symptoms could last for days, weeks or even months depending on the individual's history of abuse. Hardcore drugs such as heroin have a particularly long and painful withdrawal period.

Right off the bat, a Drug Rehab or Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility in McGregor will get the individual started on a professional detoxification accompanied by psychological counseling. At the root of the individual's addiction to drugs or alcohol are these psychological issues. Once addressed, the individual's chances of relapse are decreased markedly.

Due to the structured environment and comprehensive program that a Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Treatment Program in McGregor, TX. offers, it truly is the most successful method for treating drug and alcohol addiction. There is no stone left unturned, every area where the individual is having problems in life will be addressed.

As part of treatment in McGregor, TX., the individual will be trained on how to react appropriately to situations in life and how to change his behavior patterns. Staff of a Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Rehab Facility in McGregor will work with the individual on how to respond to his environment, friends, family etc. when he returns home upon completion of treatment. It is expected that the individual will be able to appropriately handle the things which may have initially triggered his drug use. If not, these influences may produce psychological stressors which can cause the person to relapse. That is why professional treatment to address these psychological stressors is such an important aspect of the individual's recovery.

After having discontinued use of drugs or alcohol, research has shown that an addict's brain changes the ways it functions and responds to situations. This is yet another reason it is vital to seek professional help at an Alcohol Rehabilitation or Drug Treatment Facility in McGregor, TX., instead of trying to stop on one's own. There is so much for an addict to overcome to achieve sobriety. It is no easy task, even with help. Seeking help at a Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Treatment Facility in McGregor, TX. is an addict's best bet for a successful recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. If you or someone you know is ready for a new life free of drugs and alcohol, find out what treatment options are available at a Drug Rehabilitation or Alcohol Treatment Center in McGregor. No time is better than the present to end the cycle of addiction and all of the destruction that it creates. Help is waiting for you or someone you love today.

Getting Help

Call toll free 1-888-852-5869 and speak to a professional Registered Addiction Specialist or simply fill out the McGregor, Texas Drug Treatment or Alcohol Rehab Program request form and counselor will contact you shortly.

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There are no listings in McGregor, TX. so we have provided the 20 closest treatment facilities arranged by distance from McGregor, Texas:

DePaul Center Woodway, TX 10.7 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Recovery Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Males, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Seniors/Older Adults, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Lake Shore Ctr for Psychological Servs Waco, TX 13.9 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: Mental Health Services, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
COPSED Unit Waco, TX 14.3 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, American Sign Language, Residential Beds for Children, Clients With Legal Issues, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Halfway House, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Males, 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, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid)
Manna House Waco, TX 15.4 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation Facility
Services Offered: Persons with HIV/AIDS, Males, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
Freeman Center Waco, TX 16.7 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Treatment Facility
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Residential Beds for Children, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
COPSD Unit Waco, TX 17.4 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Center
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Central TX Veterans Healthcare System Temple, TX 22.3 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Program
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State financed insurance (other than Medicaid), Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Christian Farms Treehouse Inc Belton, TX 23.4 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Center
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Halfway House, Males, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Central Texas VA Healthcare Services Temple, TX 24.4 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehab and Drug Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Halfway House, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Outpatient, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Private health insurance
Army Substance Abuse Services Fort Hood, TX 25.6 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Rehab Facility
Services Offered: Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment
Payment Forms Accepted: Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
CEN TEX Alcoholic Rehabilitation Ctr Temple, TX 28.5 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Scott and White Alcohol and Drug Temple, TX 28.5 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Rehab Facility
Services Offered: Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicare, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Central Texas CADA Killeen, TX 29.4 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Treatment Program
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid, Private health insurance
Central Texas Council on Harker Heights, TX 31.0 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center
Services Offered: Teens and Adolescents, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Medicaid
Touchstone Ranch Recovery Center Hico, TX 50.9 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Facility
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Services for Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Drug/Alcohol Detoxification, Mix of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Males, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Residential Care Long-term 30 to 90 Days Treatment, Short term Residential Care 30 Days or Less, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Helping Open Peoples Eyes Inc Cleburne, TX 59.4 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Pecan Valley MH MR Region Cleburne, TX 59.4 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Program
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, Private health insurance, Military insurance (e.g., VA,TRICARE)
Changes Counseling Services Austin, TX 64.5 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Clients With Legal Issues, Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization/Day Treatment, Spanish Speaking
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment, Private health insurance
Cornerstone Counseling Inc Austin, TX 64.5 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Center
Services Offered: American Sign Language, Clients With Legal Issues, Males, Outpatient, Women That Are Pregnant or Postpartum, Females
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment
Helping Open Peoples Eyes Inc (HOPE) Cleburne, TX 66.9 miles from McGregor
Primary Service: Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility
Services Offered: Clients With Legal Issues, Driving Under The Influence/Driving While Intoxicated Offenders, Outpatient
Payment Forms Accepted: Self payment

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

The definition of a person needing but not receiving treatment for an alcohol problem is that he or she meets the criteria for abuse of or dependence on alcohol according to the DSM-IV, but has not received specialty treatment for an alcohol problem in the past year. The percentage of persons aged 12 or older needing but not receiving treatment for alcohol problems (7.3 percent) was approximately 3 times larger than the corresponding percentage for persons with illegal drug problems (2.7 percent). As with past month alcohol use, most of the States in the top fifth for all persons aged 12 or older were Northern States, with the exception of Arizona, District of Columbia, and New Mexico. Among persons aged 12 or older, 9 of the 10 top States for persons needing but not receiving treatment for alcohol problems also were ranked in the top fifth for alcohol dependence or abuse in that population. Young adults aged 18 to 25 reported the highest rates in the Nation, about 3 times higher than the other age groups. Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, and South Dakota appeared in the top fifth for persons aged 12 or older, as well as in each of the three age subgroups. Of the 10 States ranked in the top fifth for persons aged 12 or older, 7 also were in top fifth for the 26 or older category, 8 also were in the top fifth among persons aged 18 to 25, and 6 also were in the top fifth among teens aged 12 to 17.

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The following survey was completed by residents of McGregor, Texas as part of the USNODRUGS monitoring program. The survey below is a representation of perceptual drug and alcohol usage rates in McGregor, Texas. 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 McGregor, Texas.
Do you believe that using marijuana can be harmful?
Maybe
No
Yes
Marijuana use in McGregor, Texas.
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 McGregor, Texas.
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 McGregor, Texas?
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 McGregor, Texas?
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 McGregor, Texas schools.
Have you ever gone to school in McGregor, Texas under the influence of marijuana?
Maybe
No
Yes
Have you ever gone to school in McGregor, Texas under the influence of alcohol?
Maybe
No
Yes
What is the most common drug used in your school in McGregor, Texas?
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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