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The 10 Drunkest Parishes In Louisiana

Louisiana is no stranger to drinking, but there are some parishes where it’s a bigger problem than others. To determine where drinking is a serious problem in Louisiana, we looked at statistics from and The two measures we used were the percent of adults who admit to binge drinking and the number of bars per capita for each parish. Here’s our rankings of the drunkest parishes in Louisiana.

What did you think of our list? Did any of these parishes surprise you? Tell us what you think in the comments below!

Kezia Kamenetz
Kezia Kamenetz is a native to southern Louisiana and lives in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans currently. When not writing about all the amazing things to be found in her state, her central passion is dreams and the wisdom they can offer, which you can learn more about by visiting