A Dubious Honor for Portland
Portland has made no. 18 on The Daily Beast's list of the country's 40 "drunkest cities."
According to the Daily Beast, Portlanders average 12.11 drinks per month. Slightly over seven percent of adults are heavy drinkers and more than 16 percent are binge drinkers. The city's death rate from alcoholic liver disease is 4.1 people per 100,000 residents.
See the entire list at The Daily Beast.
Portland also made The Daily Beast's list of Snowiest Cities, coming in at number 10. The city has an average yearly snowfall of 70.6 inches, the Website reports.