Addiction and Treatment Statistics for Laurel, Delaware
Finding Your New Life in Laurel City
“Quaint” is the word that the city of Laurel, Delaware uses to describe itself, and you may well agree after you’ve selected this little town as the site for your drug rehab treatment. The 3,912 residents here enjoy a serene lifestyle as well as a storied history, with its origins going back to 1683. No fewer than five governors of Delaware have come from this peaceful town, so it’s clearly a great place to create – or rebuild – a fulfilling, successful life.
You can reach Laurel via any of three different major airports. Baltimore-Washington International Airport will set you down approximately 73 miles from Laurel, Ronald Reagan International Airport in Washington, D.C. is 81 miles away, and Dulles International Airport (also in Washington, D.C.) will leave you with a 105-mile drive to town. With this many airports and flights to choose from, you’re bound to find the most convenient options for your pocketbook and schedule.
Temperatures in Laurel are moderate enough all year round to allow you to get well in comfort. Daily high and low temperatures just skirt the outsides of the normal range for the U.S., and snowfall is actually slightly lower than average – even though precipitation is slightly above average.
Not surprisingly for a ton of its size, Laurel has a single rehab center to choose from, and it offers some excellent services indeed.
You’ll find a variety of hotel options in and around Laurel for yourself and your loved ones during the treatment process. These include the Relax Inn, the Hampton Inn & Suites Salisbury-Fruitland, Holiday Inn Express Salisbury-Delmar, Budget Inn Salisbury, Comfort Suites Ocean City, and Hampton Inn Dover. But you may also want to treat yourself to a bed and breakfast, in which case you have two in Laurel to choose from – the Spring Garden Bed & Breakfast Inn and the Marathon Inn.
If you’re thinking about making a complete life transition that includes moving to Laurel following your treatment, you’ll want to find work here as well. Manufacturing and retail top the list of employment opportunities here, and skilled tradespeople such as electricians, construction workers, carpenters, and drivers are in special demand. Unemployment rates have declined to less than 6 percent in Laurel, making it a good bet for landing a solid new career.