According to the medical examiner of New York City, 274 people died from overdosing on cocaine in 2010 in the city. The number of accidental deaths was lower than the 478 deaths in 2006.
The price of cocaine is reported to be between $60 to $80 per gram in New York City.
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Source: Eyder Peralta, “Report: As Economy Slows, So Does Cocaine Use,” NPR, September 26, 2011.