Joplin, Missouri Substance Abuse and Treatment
Joplin is interestingly in both southern Jasper County and northern Newton County, Missouri. It has a population of approximately 50,150 residents, and in May of 2011 a tornado hit that nearly destroyed Joplin. The tornado was an EF5 and killed around 160 people. Since then the residents of Joplin have come together and rebuild, the city is now close nit thriving community.