While for many years, the University of Virginia was known as the #1 party school in the country, the title of the "drunkest" city in Virginia goes to another town.
24/7 Wall St. reviewed the metropolitan areas reporting the highest levels of binge and heavy drinking in each state, and Blacksburg|Christiansburg|Radford has the dubious honor for Virginia.
Virginians are on the whole less likely than adults nationwide to drink in excess. Even in the Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford metropolitan area. With just 18.1% of adults binge drink or drink heavily, it is in line with the national share of 18.0%.
In case you were wondering, the drunkest city on this list is Appleton, Wisconsin, at 26.8%. Appleton is just down the road from Milwaukee. Did someone say Pabst? How about Schlitz. Or Old Milwaukee. Or....