Florida ranks number seven on the list of states with the highest divorce rates. Just a few hours down the road, Panama City, Fla. ranks as the number one city in the country for divorce rates. Nationally, 41 percent of marriages end in divorce according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
In a state in which 13.1 percent of residents are divorced, it might make sense to find local support groups that reach out to those going through or healing from a divorce.
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