According a 2017 report by County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, the drunkest people in America are our neighbors to the east in Wisconsin -- with 12 cities among the 20 drunkest in the country; seven in the Top-10; and each of the Top-4. That explains all the damn cheese on their heads.

Thanks to the gang down in Mankato, the Land of 10,000 Lakes was not shutout of the Top-20. Mankato came in at #10 on the list.


Other neighbors outside of Wisconsin to crack the Top-20 are Fargo, ND (#5); Ames, IA (#8); Grand Forks, ND (#14); and Iowa City, IA (#19).

Twenty Drunkest Cities In America

  1. Appleton, Wisconsin
  2. Oshkosh, Wisconsin
  3. Green Bay, Wisconsin
  4. Madison, Wisconsin
  5. Fargo, North Dakota
  6. La Crosse, Wisconsin
  7. Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
  8. Ames, Iowa
  9. Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  10. Mankato, Minnesota
  11. Wausau, Wisconsin
  12. Sheboygan, Wisconsin
  13. Missoula, Montana
  14. Grand Forks, North Dakota
  15. Racine, Wisconsin
  16. Janesville-Beloit, Wisconsin
  17. Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  18. Lincoln, Nebraska
  19. Iowa City, Iowa
  20. Corvallis, Oregon

Good news for all the parents sending their kids off to college this year; every single one of the cities on this Top-20 list are home to a college or university.

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