Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Fort Collins, Colorado

Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Fort Collins, Colorado

There are few better places in the world than Fort Collins than to embark on the road to recovery. It’s consistently made it onto Money Magazine’s Best Places to Live list, scoring in first, second, and sixth place in recent years. As a bustling, picturesque city set on the Cache La Pourde River, how can anyone argue?

Flying In

One of the best cities in the country is also served by one of the most popular airports in the country. The Denver International Airport, the fifth largest airport in the United States and largest in terms of land area, hosts every major airline. It’s even the hub for United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Great Lakes Airlines.

Other nearby airports include Cheyenne Regional Airport in Cheyenne, Wisconsin and Laramie Regional Airport in Laramie, Wyoming. All three airports are approximately 50 miles from Fort Collins. All three are great beginnings for an addiction-free journey.

Climate Conditions

As it’s located on the Rocky Mountains’ Front Range, it’s defined as part of a “semi-arid” climate zone. It experiences all four seasons in a traditional manner, and its temperatures remain rather moderate. The average high temperature for the year is 63.6 Degrees Fahrenheit. With an average high temperature of 86.6 Degrees Fahrenheit, Fort Collins’s warmest month is July and, with an average high of 42.8 Degrees Fahrenheit, it’s coolest is December.

Patients seeking rehabilitation may do so in a comfortable environment.

Lodging Options

Whether your stay is long-term or short, Fort Collins has a number of comfortable places to stay while you work on recovery.

The Armstrong Hotel, Fort Collins’s most highly recommended lodging on Google reviews, is popular in its reviews for for a great location, comfortable amenities, and well-designed decor. Reviewers also loved the customer service at the Courtyard Fort Collins and the superb dining at the Homewood Suites.

Finding Employment

Given the city’s accolades and popularity, it’s not unlikely that a short-term stay may end up much more long-term. Patients looking for work in Fort Collins will not be disappointed.

The most popular industry for men and women is education, likely at Colorado State University. Other popular industries include construction, professional services, and health care.

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