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Highway Statistics 2007

Selected Measures for Identifying Peer States

October 2008
Sheet 1 of 2
Table PS-1

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STATE GENERAL MEASURES TRAVEL MEASURES
2007 NET LAND AREA 1/
(SQUARE MILES)
2007 POPULATION 1/ 2006 PERSONAL
INCOME
2/
2006 GROSS
STATE PRODUCT
2/
ANNUAL VEHICLE-MILES OF TRAVEL (MILLIONS)
LANE-MILES
RURAL URBAN PERCENT
URBAN
RURAL
(1,000)
URBAN
(1,000)
PERCENT
URBAN
TOTAL PER
SQUARE
MILE
AMOUNT
(BILLIONS OF
DOLLARS)
PER
CAPITA
AMOUNT
(BILLIONS OF
DOLLARS)
PER
CAPITA
RURAL URBAN TOTAL
PER
CAPITA
RURAL URBAN
ANNUAL
VMT
PERCENT
TRUCKS 3/
ANNUAL
VMT
PERCENT
TRUCKS 3/
Alabama 47,545 3,199 6.3 2,094 2,534 54.8 91 144 31,295 161 34,789 29,793 16.0% 31,617 8.9% 13,270 153,751 47,978
Alaska 570,954 997 0.2 242 441 64.5 1 25 37,271 41 59,987 2,577 9.4% 2,576 8.0% 7,539 24,202 5,116
Arizona 111,063 2,572 2.3 1,144 5,195 82.0 56 194 31,458 232 36,600 19,586 16.9% 43,377 8.8% 9,933 78,549 52,956
Arkansas 51,260 808 1.6 1,456 1,379 48.6 54 79 27,935 92 32,454 20,082 19.9% 13,089 11.6% 11,701 177,637 25,777
California 132,759 23,200 14.9 342 37,351 99.1 242 1,420 38,956 1,727 47,246 60,771 13.6% 267,541 6.6% 8,710 173,307 209,610
Colorado 101,252 2,466 2.4 1,128 3,734 76.8 47 186 39,186 230 47,310 15,650 8.2% 33,063 4.8% 10,020 140,179 43,073
Connecticut 2,773 2,072 42.8 381 3,121 89.1 723 175 49,852 204 58,247 3,994 5.0% 28,059 6.2% 9,152 12,583 32,817
Delaware 1,625 329 16.8 203 662 76.6 443 33 39,022 60 69,383 2,809 9.1% 6,674 8.5% 10,966 6,860 6,668
Dist. of Columbia - 61 100.0 0 588 100.0 9,644 32 55,755 88 149,586 - - 3,609 1.9% 6,135 - 3,538
Florida 44,389 9,538 17.7 1,651 16,600 91.0 338 648 35,798 714 39,121 38,044 15.8% 168,077 7.5% 11,294 85,137 182,387
Georgia 48,241 9,665 16.7 2,349 7,196 75.4 165 299 31,891 380 39,812 41,396 12.4% 71,145 7.5% 11,791 167,169 83,604
Hawaii 5,661 762 11.9 344 939 73.2 200 47 36,299 58 45,193 2,487 5.9% 7,858 3.4% 8,061 4,097 5,362
Idaho 82,081 666 0.8 662 837 55.8 18 44 29,952 50 33,347 9,519 17.6% 6,263 15.3% 10,526 87,370 11,972
Illinois 50,111 5,473 9.8 1,146 11,707 91.1 231 490 38,215 590 45,905 28,166 19.4% 79,317 9.8% 8,363 199,689 92,349
Indiana 31,528 4,339 12.1 1,981 4,364 68.8 177 205 32,526 249 39,242 34,657 15.5% 36,821 13.1% 11,265 150,013 47,614
Iowa 54,718 1,151 2.1 1,196 1,792 60.0 53 99 33,236 124 41,499 18,852 20.9% 12,401 12.2% 10,459 209,627 25,715
Kansas 80,315 1,500 1.8 822 1,954 70.4 34 96 34,743 112 40,346 14,297 19.6% 15,751 7.4% 10,824 257,577 28,283
Kentucky 38,248 1,480 3.7 1,883 2,358 55.6 107 123 29,352 146 34,422 27,673 16.4% 20,390 10.2% 11,332 136,033 27,511
Louisiana 40,165 3,397 7.8 687 3,606 84.0 99 133 30,952 193 44,955 19,500 18.1% 25,876 14.6% 10,569 91,538 36,783
Maine 30,276 586 1.9 767 550 41.8 43 43 32,348 47 35,682 10,848 10.3% 4,187 6.6% 11,414 40,314 6,343
Maryland 7,972 1,802 18.4 777 4,841 86.2 575 248 44,077 258 45,921 14,589 11.0% 41,914 6.6% 10,057 29,240 39,454
Massachusetts 3,989 3,851 49.1 566 5,884 91.2 823 295 45,877 338 52,405 4,223 7.1% 50,848 4.5% 8,538 16,248 59,747
Michigan 52,293 4,511 7.9 2,541 7,531 74.8 177 342 33,847 381 37,828 32,075 9.5% 72,539 7.0% 10,387 174,401 81,395
Minnesota 77,126 2,484 3.1 1,579 3,619 69.6 65 200 38,712 245 47,137 27,154 7.4% 30,079 4.9% 11,011 242,016 40,672
Mississippi 44,900 2,007 4.3 1,640 1,279 43.8 62 77 26,535 84 28,779 26,702 15.8% 16,635 9.6% 14,848 131,565 23,782
Missouri 66,631 2,255 3.3 2,151 3,727 63.4 85 191 32,705 226 38,446 28,002 18.5% 41,149 12.0% 11,764 216,602 50,150
Montana 145,232 320 0.2 500 458 47.8 7 29 30,688 32 33,408 8,634 16.5% 2,673 5.8% 11,804 142,962 6,315
Nebraska 76,354 518 0.7 670 1,105 62.3 23 61 34,397 76 42,827 11,265 18.9% 8,174 5.2% 10,954 176,200 13,759
Nevada 108,599 1,227 1.1 1,087 1,478 57.6 23 93 37,089 118 45,997 5,527 19.5% 16,619 5.5% 8,633 54,780 16,475
New Hampshire 8,250 718 8.0 699 617 46.9 147 52 39,311 56 42,559 5,919 8.8% 7,540 6.4% 10,229 22,473 10,184
New Jersey 3,616 3,801 51.2 455 8,231 94.8 1,171 404 46,344 453 52,153 6,907 10.3% 69,245 7.5% 8,767 15,061 69,234
New Mexico 120,710 646 0.5 805 1,165 59.1 16 58 29,673 76 38,580 15,558 25.9% 11,292 13.3% 13,630 124,560 18,287
New York 40,948 6,266 13.3 2,274 17,024 88.2 409 818 42,392 1,022 52,960 33,766 10.4% 102,971 6.9% 7,086 134,572 106,621
North Carolina 43,230 5,481 11.3 3,064 5,997 66.2 186 285 32,234 375 41,386 38,471 13.7% 65,127 9.6% 11,433 146,978 72,976
North Dakota 68,698 278 0.4 298 342 53.5 9 21 32,552 26 40,643 5,627 21.2% 2,217 18.0% 12,262 171,783 4,180
Ohio 35,377 5,571 13.6 2,315 9,152 79.8 280 383 33,338 461 40,203 36,625 17.6% 74,006 8.3% 9,648 165,107 100,833
Oklahoma 66,467 2,200 3.2 1,385 2,232 61.7 53 115 32,210 135 37,320 22,928 24.1% 24,644 6.9% 13,151 198,889 35,225
Oregon 94,779 1,218 1.3 949 2,798 74.7 39 125 33,666 151 40,294 15,247 16.7% 19,503 7.2% 9,273 95,934 27,474
Pennsylvania 32,215 12,602 28.1 2,806 9,627 77.4 277 456 36,680 510 41,021 39,034 14.4% 69,665 8.1% 8,743 156,728 96,684
Rhode Island 438 607 58.1 52 1,006 95.1 1,012 40 37,388 46 43,485 924 6.8% 7,712 4.4% 8,164 2,613 11,112
South Carolina 27,245 2,865 9.5 1,673 2,735 62.1 146 128 29,515 149 33,804 25,339 12.6% 25,770 8.0% 11,595 102,686 36,863
South Dakota 75,635 250 0.3 429 367 46.1 10 27 33,929 32 40,190 6,416 14.3% 2,589 9.4% 11,310 163,701 6,292
Tennessee 38,141 3,076 7.5 1,690 4,467 72.6 149 195 32,304 238 38,657 29,101 16.0% 42,078 7.9% 11,561 142,571 49,833
Texas 253,086 8,711 3.3 7,083 16,821 70.4 91 805 34,257 1,066 44,594 85,966 20.4% 157,477 8.7% 10,184 459,250 194,062
Utah 80,234 1,910 2.3 415 2,230 84.3 32 74 29,108 98 37,046 8,084 27.7% 18,748 15.6% 10,143 67,193 25,121
Vermont 9,015 235 2.5 385 236 38.0 67 21 34,264 24 38,632 5,731 9.9% 1,963 6.3% 12,385 26,624 2,975
Virginia 35,482 4,112 10.4 2,123 5,589 72.5 195 299 39,173 369 47,847 30,894 11.3% 51,183 5.2% 10,643 105,813 51,765
Washington 64,158 2,386 3.6 1,325 5,143 79.5 97 239 37,423 294 45,452 16,725 13.9% 40,214 8.4% 8,803 123,457 50,973
West Virginia 23,364 714 3.0 1,119 693 38.2 75 51 27,897 56 30,904 12,158 12.8% 8,406 9.9% 11,349 67,345 11,443
Wisconsin 52,611 1,699 3.1 1,657 3,945 70.4 103 193 34,701 227 40,524 28,195 13.7% 31,298 8.2% 10,621 188,005 48,759
Wyoming 96,564 536 0.6 216 307 58.7 5 21 40,676 30 57,380 6,816 21.4% 2,550 13.1% 17,914 52,506 5,757
U.S. Total 3,378,323 159,118 4.5 64,067 237,554 78.8 85 10,861 36,276 13,150 43,598 1,035,303   1,994,519 10,045 6,113,495 2,343,858
Puerto Rico 1,453 1,972 57.6 184 3,758 95.3 1,151         1,295 6.0% 17,910 8.9% 4,871 6,319 28,117
Grand Total 3,379,776 161,090 4.5 64,252 241,312 79.0 86         1,036,598   2,012,429 9,978 6,119,814 2,371,975

October 2008
Sheet 2 of 2
Table PS-1

STATE STATE HIGHWAY AGENCY-OWNED ROADWAY SYSTEM MEASURES 4/
RURAL URBAN RURAL AND URBAN
MILES LANE-
MILES
6/
DVMT
7/
AADT/
LANE
8/
PERCENT OF STATEWIDE
TOTAL RURAL 5/
MILES LANE-
MILES
6/
DVMT
7/
AADT/
LANE
8/
PERCENT OF STATEWIDE
TOTAL URBAN 5/
MILES LANE-
MILES
6/
DVMT
7/
AADT/
LANE
8/
PERCENT OF STATEWIDE
TOTAL 5/
MILES LANE-
MILES
DVMT MILES LANE-
MILES
DVMT MILES LANE-
MILES
DVMT
Alabama 8,774 20,694 46,727 2,258 11.7 13.5 57.2 2,162 7,404 50,296 6,793 9.8 15.4 58.1 10,936 28,098 97,023 3,453 11.2 13.9 57.7
Alaska 5,059 10,166 5,688 559 41.9 42.0 80.6 592 1,532 5,552 3,624 25.1 29.9 78.7 5,651 11,698 11,240 961 39.1 39.9 79.6
Arizona 5,814 14,642 38,809 2,651 15.4 18.6 72.3 971 4,110 44,668 10,868 4.2 7.8 37.6 6,785 18,752 83,477 4,452 11.2 14.3 48.4
Arkansas 15,026 32,551 46,103 1,416 17.2 18.3 83.8 1,413 4,474 24,639 5,507 11.8 17.4 68.7 16,439 37,025 70,742 1,911 16.5 18.2 77.8
California 10,830 27,664 121,109 4,378 13.0 16.0 72.7 4,439 23,068 388,850 16,857 5.1 11.0 53.0 15,269 50,732 509,959 10,052 8.9 13.2 56.7
Colorado 7,694 17,680 31,257 1,768 11.2 12.6 72.9 1,398 5,232 46,749 8,935 7.3 12.1 51.6 9,092 22,912 78,006 3,405 10.3 12.5 58.5
Connecticut 1,289 2,789 8,224 2,949 20.8 22.2 75.2 2,428 7,000 58,438 8,348 16.1 21.3 76.0 3,717 9,789 66,662 6,810 17.5 21.6 75.9
Delaware 3,063 6,423 7,508 1,169 93.4 93.6 97.6 2,246 5,219 16,992 3,256 75.8 78.3 92.9 5,309 11,642 24,500 2,104 85.0 86.1 94.3
Dist. of Columbia - - - - - - - 1,390 3,273 9,178 2,804 92.4 92.5 92.8 1,390 3,273 9,178 2,804 92.4 92.5 92.8
Florida 5,965 16,434 69,643 4,238 14.8 19.3 66.8 6,097 25,646 235,524 9,184 7.5 14.1 51.1 12,062 42,080 305,167 7,252 9.9 15.7 54.0
Georgia 13,928 32,840 73,749 2,246 17.2 19.6 65.0 3,986 14,433 119,049 8,248 10.6 17.3 61.1 17,914 47,273 192,798 4,078 15.1 18.9 62.5
Hawaii 570 1,155 4,023 3,483 27.9 28.2 59.0 369 1,287 12,375 9,616 16.0 24.0 57.5 939 2,442 16,398 6,715 21.6 25.8 57.9
Idaho 4,636 10,962 17,045 1,555 10.8 12.5 65.4 323 1,131 7,003 6,192 5.8 9.4 40.8 4,959 12,093 24,048 1,989 10.2 12.2 55.6
Illinois 10,960 25,062 53,896 2,150 11.2 12.6 69.8 5,098 16,915 114,579 6,774 12.4 18.3 52.7 16,058 41,977 168,475 4,013 11.5 14.4 57.2
Indiana 9/ 9,358 22,078 71,925 3,258 12.8 14.7 75.8 1,830 6,280 48,553 7,731 8.3 13.2 48.1 11,188 28,358 120,478 4,248 11.7 14.3 61.5
Iowa 7,930 19,423 35,734 1,840 7.7 9.3 69.2 957 3,551 16,301 4,591 8.5 13.8 48.0 8,887 22,974 52,035 2,265 7.8 9.8 60.8
Kansas 9,620 21,214 26,147 1,233 7.5 8.2 66.8 749 2,783 17,706 6,362 5.9 9.8 41.0 10,369 23,997 43,853 1,827 7.4 8.4 53.3
Kentucky 25,121 54,058 67,449 1,248 38.0 39.7 89.0 2,426 7,328 45,620 6,225 19.4 26.6 81.7 27,547 61,386 113,069 1,842 35.1 37.5 85.9
Louisiana 13,200 28,452 46,386 1,630 29.5 31.1 86.8 3,481 10,006 58,105 5,807 21.4 27.2 82.0 16,681 38,458 104,491 2,717 27.3 30.0 84.1
Maine 7,527 15,757 25,736 1,633 38.0 39.1 86.6 992 2,354 10,298 4,375 33.2 37.1 89.8 8,519 18,111 36,034 1,990 37.4 38.8 87.5
Maryland 3,099 7,253 28,579 3,940 22.1 24.8 71.5 2,051 7,422 75,726 10,203 11.9 18.8 65.9 5,150 14,675 104,305 7,108 16.5 21.4 67.4
Massachusetts 708 1,623 5,303 3,267 8.9 10.0 45.8 2,125 7,032 69,618 9,900 7.6 11.8 50.0 2,833 8,655 74,921 8,656 7.9 11.4 49.7
Michigan 7,068 16,773 55,860 3,330 8.2 9.6 63.6 2,605 10,730 93,491 8,713 7.3 13.2 47.0 9,673 27,503 149,351 5,430 8.0 10.8 52.1
Minnesota 10/ 10,728 24,755 53,413 2,158 9.0 10.2 71.8 1,153 4,425 44,729 10,108 6.3 10.9 54.3 11,881 29,180 98,142 3,363 8.6 10.3 62.6
Mississippi 9,604 23,012 44,637 1,940 15.0 17.5 61.0 1,353 4,383 24,757 5,648 12.6 18.4 54.3 10,957 27,395 69,394 2,533 14.7 17.6 58.4
Missouri 30,803 65,368 66,666 1,020 28.9 30.2 86.9 2,882 10,103 68,378 6,768 12.7 20.1 60.7 33,685 75,471 135,044 1,789 26.1 28.3 71.3
Montana 10,486 23,563 19,050 808 14.9 16.5 80.5 299 906 3,687 4,070 10.0 14.3 50.4 10,785 24,469 22,737 929 14.7 16.4 73.4
Nebraska 9,548 20,922 24,558 1,174 11.0 11.9 79.6 407 1,564 9,498 6,073 6.5 11.4 42.4 9,955 22,486 34,056 1,515 10.7 11.8 63.9
Nevada 4,744 10,672 13,130 1,230 17.7 19.5 86.7 639 2,386 22,442 9,406 9.0 14.5 49.3 5,383 13,058 35,572 2,724 15.9 18.3 58.6
New Hampshire 3,218 6,869 14,283 2,079 29.2 30.6 88.1 772 1,988 12,375 6,225 16.0 19.5 59.9 3,990 8,857 26,658 3,010 25.2 27.1 72.3
New Jersey 455 1,223 8,058 6,589 6.2 8.1 42.6 1,872 7,281 80,257 11,023 6.0 10.5 42.3 2,327 8,504 88,315 10,385 6.0 10.1 42.3
New Mexico 11,022 25,902 30,449 1,176 18.3 20.8 71.4 961 3,399 16,122 4,743 12.0 18.6 52.1 11,983 29,301 46,571 1,589 17.5 20.5 63.3
New York 9,917 21,978 45,012 2,048 15.1 16.3 48.7 5,052 16,077 146,425 9,108 10.6 15.1 51.9 14,969 38,055 191,437 5,031 13.2 15.8 51.1
North Carolina 62,733 129,830 103,149 794 88.0 88.3 97.9 16,555 39,782 141,747 3,563 50.0 54.5 79.4 79,288 169,612 244,896 1,444 75.9 77.1 86.3
North Dakota 7,167 16,236 11,260 693 8.4 9.5 73.0 217 751 2,666 3,550 11.4 18.0 43.9 7,384 16,987 2,666 157 8.5 9.7 12.4
Ohio 14,255 32,044 63,552 1,983 17.7 19.4 63.3 5,011 16,926 123,317 7,286 11.2 16.8 60.8 19,266 48,970 186,869 3,816 15.4 18.4 61.7
Oklahoma 11,090 25,506 42,237 1,656 11.4 12.8 67.2 1,194 4,551 27,366 6,013 7.6 12.9 40.5 12,284 30,057 69,603 2,316 10.9 12.8 53.4
Oregon 6,684 15,327 31,148 2,032 14.2 16.0 74.6 852 2,939 26,220 8,921 6.7 10.7 49.1 7,536 18,266 57,368 3,141 12.6 14.8 60.3
Pennsylvania 28,852 60,963 81,707 1,340 37.7 38.9 76.4 11,019 27,482 142,545 5,187 24.4 28.4 74.7 39,871 88,445 224,252 2,535 32.8 34.9 75.3
Rhode Island 317 704 2,387 3,391 24.9 27.0 94.4 788 2,204 16,900 7,668 15.0 19.8 80.0 1,105 2,908 19,287 6,633 17.0 21.2 81.5
South Carolina 30,256 63,544 65,369 1,029 60.7 61.9 94.2 11,181 26,317 66,198 2,515 68.1 71.4 93.8 41,437 89,861 131,567 1,464 62.5 64.4 94.0
South Dakota 7,614 17,195 14,317 833 9.4 10.5 81.4 229 876 3,129 3,572 8.0 13.9 44.1 7,843 18,071 17,446 965 9.4 10.6 70.7
Tennessee 10,866 25,617 63,163 2,466 15.7 18.0 79.2 3,020 10,803 76,049 7,040 13.9 21.7 66.0 13,886 36,420 139,212 3,822 15.2 18.9 71.4
Texas 68,357 152,635 213,704 1,400 30.8 33.2 90.7 11,618 39,710 276,708 6,968 13.8 20.5 64.1 79,975 192,345 490,412 2,550 26.1 29.4 73.5
Utah 4,778 11,403 18,028 1,581 14.6 17.0 81.4 1,053 3,785 33,033 8,727 9.1 15.1 64.3 5,831 15,188 51,061 3,362 13.2 16.5 69.5
Vermont 2,454 5,571 11,165 2,004 18.9 20.9 71.1 179 472 2,411 5,108 12.6 15.9 44.8 2,633 6,043 13,576 2,247 18.3 20.4 64.4
Virginia 47,787 100,576 82,714 822 94.9 95.0 97.7 9,940 24,315 95,091 3,911 44.6 47.0 67.8 57,727 124,891 177,805 1,424 79.4 79.3 79.1
Washington 5,732 13,156 33,714 2,563 9.4 10.7 73.6 1,312 5,236 56,221 10,737 5.8 10.3 51.0 7,044 18,392 89,935 4,890 8.4 10.5 57.7
West Virginia 31,153 63,529 30,920 487 94.4 94.3 92.8 3,064 6,962 19,893 2,857 58.1 60.8 86.4 34,217 70,491 50,813 721 89.4 89.5 90.2
Wisconsin 9,738 22,348 53,673 2,402 10.5 11.9 69.5 2,031 7,069 43,932 6,215 9.2 14.5 51.2 11,769 29,417 97,605 3,318 10.3 12.4 59.9
Wyoming 6,336 14,355 14,698 1,024 24.9 27.3 78.7 417 1,257 3,305 2,629 15.8 21.8 47.3 6,753 15,612 18,003 1,153 24.1 26.8 70.2
U.S. Total 633,933 1,400,496 2,143,061 1,530 21.2 22.9 75.6 145,198 452,159 3,154,711 6,977 14.1 19.6 58.4 779,131 1,852,655 5,286,512 2,853 19.4 22.0 64.2
Puerto Rico 1,023 2,160 3,283 1,520 33.0 34.2 92.6 3,547 8,504 42,150 4,956 26.7 30.2 85.9 4,570 10,664 45,433 4,260 27.9 31.0 86.4
Grand Total 634,956 1,402,656 2,146,344 1,530 21.2 22.9 75.7 148,745 460,663 3,196,861 6,940 14.3 19.7 58.6 783,701 1,863,319 5,331,945 2,862 19.4 22.0 64.3

1/ Source is Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS) summary data reported by the States and Bureau of the Census. The split between urban and rural are estimates based on revisions by States and metropolitan planning organizations to the 1990 and 2000 urban boundaries defined by the Bureau of the Census. California population data are reported exclusively from HPMS.

2/ Source is U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis as published in Statistical Abstract of the United States, 2008.

3/ Percent Trucks includes: combination trucks, single-unit trucks (with at least 2 axles and 6 tires), and buses. These values are estimates based on percentages of trucks and buses reported in the HPMS summary, universe, and sample data by each State. Please note that the method of calculation was changed in 2006.

4/ Includes roadways owned by the State highway agency. Excludes roadways owned by State toll, State park and other State agencies.

5/ Statewide totals for miles, lane-miles, and travel are found in tables HM-20, HM-60 and VM-2.

6/ May see differences from prior years; starting in 1999, number of lanes is coded for all systems except rural minor collector and rural/urban local.

7/ DVMT (Daily Vehicle-Miles Traveled) is in thousands.

8/ AADT means Annual Average Daily Traffic. AADT/Lane is a statewide average.

9/ Excludes 788 miles of Federal agency owned roads.

10/ Excludes 437 miles of local government owned roads.

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