Montgomery County experienced 162 deaths from drug overdoses in 2012, the highest number on record.
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Montgomery County Accidental Drug Overdose Death Rates per 100,000 by Zip Code
2010-2012 average death rate community zip code
80.52 Old North Dayton 45404
73.13 East Dayton 45410
69.21 East Dayton 45403
36.57 West Carrollton 45449
31.83 South Dayton 45429
The Dayton Daily News has reported in-depth on overdose drug deaths in the region, including from prescription and illegal drugs like heroin, and on how the community is combating the problem.