Population 21,912,164 Cocaine/crack cocaine in Texas Cocaine continues to be readily available in Texas. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH approximately 1.2 million (6.96%) Texas (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 424,000 (2.41%) reported use of cocaine. Additional 2003-2004 NSDUH reported 505,000 (2.87%)Texas citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the last year. Approximately 323,000 (1.83 %) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the NSDUH data approximately 193,000 (9.48%) Texas 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 50,000 (2.45%) reported past year use of cocaine. During 2005 Federal Agencies seized 16,431.1 kilograms of cocaine. During 2003, 41.7% of the federally sentenced defendants in Texas had committed a drug offense. More than 20% of the drug cases involved crack cocaine. Help In Texas: During 2005 there were 42,040 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in Texas. 4,088 (9.7%) were for abuse of cocaine, 5,947(14.1%) for abuse of crack cocaine. According to the NSDUH data, approximately 461,000 (2.62%) citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for cocaine addiction abuse in Texas.
Over the last two decades people have called us with Cocaine problems wondering if their addiction to Cocaine was in fact a disease. The truth is that it is not. People from Texas as well as many other states overcome Cocaine problems every day without treatment and endless meetings.
If you want to live a life free from Cocaine addiction please call St Jude's. We have helped many people from Texas find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.