Photos: The Drunkest Cities in America, Including Denver

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More photos below.

We recently posted about the ten Colorado counties with the drunkest drunk drivers -- and yes, Denver made the list. But how does the alcohol consumption in the Mile High City compare to other cities around the country. That was the question recently explored by WCBS5 in Boston. Using numbers crunched by The Daily Beast, the station ranked plenty of major metropolises, including this one. Where did Denver wind up? Count down the selections below -- and to check out the original post, click here.

See also: Photos: Ten Colorado Counties With the Drunkest Drunk Drivers

Number 1: Boston, Massachusetts

Photos: The Drunkest Cities in America, Including Denver

Average alcoholic drinks consumed by adults per month: 15.6

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Percentage of population classified as binge drinkers: 20.1%

Percentage of population classified as heavy drinkers: 7.4%

Number 2: Norfolk, Virginia

Photos: The Drunkest Cities in America, Including Denver

Average alcoholic drinks consumed by adults per month: 15.1

Percentage of population classified as binge drinkers: 19.9%

Percentage of population classified as heavy drinkers: 5.2%

Number 3: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Photos: The Drunkest Cities in America, Including Denver

Average alcoholic drinks consumed by adults per month: 15.2

Percentage of population classified as binge drinkers: 18.9%

Percentage of population classified as heavy drinkers: 6.7%

Continue to keep counting down the drunkest cities in America.



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