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Bridges & Structures

Deficient Bridges by State and Highway System 1996

Note: The "10 Year Rule" was applied in the determination of deficiency status within these data tables. The "10 Year Rule" excludes bridges built or reconstructed within the past 10 years since they are not generally eligible for Highway Bridge Program funding.

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Interim NHS Highway Bridges as of 12/96

State # Bridges # Not Def. # Struc Def # Func Obs Total Def
ALABAMA 2,812 2,025 110 677 787
ALASKA 245 194 24 27 51
ARIZONA 2,727 2,465 49 211 260
ARKANSAS 2,207 1,766 89 352 441
CALIFORNIA 9,622 7,012 249 2,361 2,610
COLORADO 2,273 1,738 126 409 535
CONNECTICUT 1,752 1,321 113 318 431
DELAWARE 296 225 21 50 71
DIST. OF COL. 167 71 29 67 96
FLORIDA 4,823 3,729 37 1,057 1,094
GEORGIA 2,799 2,266 68 465 533
HAWAII 441 218 20 203 223
IDAHO 819 623 31 165 196
ILLINOIS 4,290 3,132 476 682 1,158
INDIANA 3,232 2,657 88 487 575
IOWA 2,142 1,630 70 442 512
KANSAS 2,709 2,048 129 532 661
KENTUCKY 2,035 1,656 39 340 379
LOUISIANA 2,669 1,946 145 578 723
MAINE 493 359 38 96 134
MARYLAND 1,715 1,312 82 321 403
MASSACHUSETTS 2,265 931 192 1,142 1,334
MICHIGAN 2,710 1,762 527 421 948
MINNESOTA 1,841 1,614 125 102 227
MISSISSIPPI 2,292 1,556 96 640 736
MISSOURI 2,579 1,909 192 478 670
MONTANA 1,306 956 22 328 350
NEBRASKA 1,422 1,238 110 74 184
NEVADA 676 501 13 162 175
NEW HAMPSHIRE 659 510 49 100 149
NEW JERSEY 2,644 1,740 371 533 904
NEW MEXICO 1,659 1,424 69 166 235
NEW YORK 4,705 1,900 2,161 644 2,805
NORTH CAROLINA 2,689 1,924 282 483 765
NORTH DAKOTA 606 556 17 33 50
OHIO 5,007 3,702 421 884 1,305
OKLAHOMA 3,117 2,473 277 367 644
OREGON 1,861 1,280 50 531 581
PENNSYLVANIA 5,315 3,533 833 949 1,782
RHODE ISLAND 368 207 72 89 161
SOUTH CAROLINA 1,419 1,115 39 265 304
SOUTH DAKOTA 922 753 72 97 169
TENNESSEE 3,671 2,786 184 701 885
TEXAS 14,967 12,421 481 2,065 2,546
UTAH 1,041 688 102 251 353
VERMONT 484 335 21 128 149
VIRGINIA 3,031 2,426 166 439 605
WASHINGTON 2,291 1,540 151 600 751
WEST VIRGINIA 1,029 685 171 173 344
WISCONSIN 2,971 2,534 287 150 437
WYOMING 1,215 964 36 217 253
PUERTO RICO 706 460 68 178 246
TOTAL 127,736 94,816 9,690 23,230 32,920

Other Federal Aid Highway Bridges as of 12/96

State # Bridges # Not Def. # Struc Def # Func Obs Total Def
ALABAMA 5,042 3,647 692 703 1,395
ALASKA 441 359 40 42 82
ARIZONA 2,245 2,047 71 127 198
ARKANSAS 5,486 4,426 466 594 1,060
CALIFORNIA 6,706 4,983 433 1,289 1,722
COLORADO 1,909 1,582 148 179 327
CONNECTICUT 1,131 766 113 252 365
DELAWARE 240 193 20 27 47
DIST. OF COL. 34 12 7 15 22
FLORIDA 2,570 1,810 72 688 760
GEORGIA 5,527 4,176 515 836 1,351
HAWAII 369 170 72 127 199
IDAHO 1,092 900 67 125 192
ILLINOIS 6,966 5,423 877 666 1,543
INDIANA 4,459 3,486 438 535 973
IOWA 5,171 4,093 517 561 1,078
KANSAS 8,425 7,062 558 805 1,363
KENTUCKY 3,252 2,053 198 1,001 1,199
LOUISIANA 3,698 2,386 621 691 1,312
MAINE 794 483 100 211 311
MARYLAND 1,035 700 104 231 335
MASSACHUSETTS 1,562 662 280 620 900
MICHIGAN 3,863 2,609 691 563 1,254
MINNESOTA 3,715 3,176 386 153 539
MISSISSIPPI 4,991 3,650 944 397 1,341
MISSOURI 6,588 4,179 1,495 914 2,409
MONTANA 1,213 1,021 77 115 192
NEBRASKA 3,826 3,297 340 189 529
NEVADA 296 264 13 19 32
NEW HAMPSHIRE 534 352 86 96 182
NEW JERSEY 1,905 930 451 524 975
NEW MEXICO 1,052 888 87 77 164
NEW YORK 4,668 1,964 2,253 451 2,704
NORTH CAROLINA 3,586 2,324 582 680 1,262
NORTH DAKOTA 1,156 1,060 61 35 96
OHIO 6,990 5,196 953 841 1,794
OKLAHOMA 8,868 6,302 1,959 607 2,566
OREGON 2,441 1,863 157 421 578
PENNSYLVANIA 6,147 3,288 1,776 1,083 2,859
RHODE ISLAND 241 120 56 65 121
SOUTH CAROLINA 3,202 2,459 254 489 743
SOUTH DAKOTA 1,811 1,642 117 52 169
TENNESSEE 5,607 4,057 507 1,043 1,550
TEXAS 14,972 12,114 707 2,151 2,858
UTAH 637 513 65 59 124
VERMONT 838 495 169 174 343
VIRGINIA 4,145 2,740 464 941 1,405
WASHINGTON 2,019 1,378 143 498 641
WEST VIRGINIA 2,325 1,189 588 548 1,136
WISCONSIN 3,831 2,995 641 195 836
WYOMING 732 644 65 24 89
PUERTO RICO 603 206 101 296 397
TOTAL 170,956 124,334 22,597 24,025 46,622

Non Federal Aid Highway Bridges as of 12/96

State # Bridges # Not Def. # Struc Def # Func Obs Total Def
ALABAMA 7,604 4,778 2,003 823 2,826
ALASKA 651 409 77 165 242
ARIZONA 1,510 1,267 103 138 241
ARKANSAS 4,777 2,697 1,367 713 2,080
CALIFORNIA 6,877 4,952 799 1,126 1,925
COLORADO 3,586 2,793 485 308 793
CONNECTICUT 1,248 838 187 223 410
DELAWARE 274 219 34 21 55
DIST. OF COL. 46 13 4 29 33
FLORIDA 3,509 2,473 204 832 1,036
GEORGIA 5,992 4,042 1,511 439 1,950
HAWAII 245 127 43 75 118
IDAHO 2,221 1,779 259 183 442
ILLINOIS 13,834 10,626 2,231 977 3,208
INDIANA 10,151 6,929 2,232 990 3,222
IOWA 17,900 11,891 4,094 1,915 6,009
KANSAS 14,691 9,058 3,307 2,326 5,633
KENTUCKY 7,857 5,238 1,153 1,466 2,619
LOUISIANA 6,983 3,872 2,167 944 3,111
MAINE 1,056 628 217 211 428
MARYLAND 2,023 1,275 281 467 748
MASSACHUSETTS 1,181 588 255 338 593
MICHIGAN 4,045 2,636 1,025 384 1,409
MINNESOTA 7,125 5,574 1,126 425 1,551
MISSISSIPPI 9,318 4,983 3,794 541 4,335
MISSOURI 13,850 6,901 5,876 1,073 6,949
MONTANA 2,443 1,715 491 237 728
NEBRASKA 10,344 6,103 3,342 899 4,241
NEVADA 236 189 31 16 47
NEW HAMPSHIRE 1,140 623 275 242 517
NEW JERSEY 1,703 971 418 314 732
NEW MEXICO 887 607 123 157 280
NEW YORK 7,988 3,002 4,662 324 4,986
NORTH CAROLINA 10,011 6,248 2,252 1,511 3,763
NORTH DAKOTA 2,825 1,664 864 297 1,161
OHIO 15,771 10,648 2,675 2,448 5,123
OKLAHOMA 10,719 4,694 5,394 631 6,025
OREGON 2,977 2,368 300 309 609
PENNSYLVANIA 10,780 5,789 3,023 1,968 4,991
RHODE ISLAND 125 51 40 34 74
SOUTH CAROLINA 4,363 3,458 751 154 905
SOUTH DAKOTA 3,348 2,043 963 342 1,305
TENNESSEE 9,554 6,958 1,529 1,067 2,596
TEXAS 17,257 11,181 3,399 2,677 6,076
UTAH 1,008 788 158 62 220
VERMONT 1,372 767 428 177 605
VIRGINIA 5,437 3,583 675 1,179 1,854
WASHINGTON 3,077 2,462 210 405 615
WEST VIRGINIA 3,224 1,717 765 742 1,507
WISCONSIN 6,418 4,887 1,271 260 1,531
WYOMING 1,032 642 284 108 392
PUERTO RICO 577 242 74 261 335
TOTAL 283,170 179,986 69,231 33,953 103,184
Updated: 10/07/2013
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