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Highway Statistics 2009

State Motor-Vehicle Registrations - 2009 1/

January 2011
Table MV-1

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STATE MOTOR VEHICLES MOTORCYCLES
AUTOMOBILES BUSES TRUCKS ALL MOTOR VEHICLES PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL AUTOMOBILES PER CAPITA
PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL (INCLUDING TAXICABS) PUBLICLY OWNED 2/ TOTAL PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL 3/ PUBLICLY OWNED 2/ TOTAL PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL PUBLICLY OWNED 2/ TOTAL PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL PUBLICLY OWNED 2/ TOTAL PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL PUBLICLY OWNED 2/
Alabama 2,154,247 17,337 2,171,584 2,456 6,428 8,884 2,402,327 28,050 2,430,377 4,559,030 51,815 4,610,845 0.46 121,976 495
Alaska 233,411 2,812 236,223 2,217 481 2,698 445,706 10,655 456,361 681,334 13,948 695,282 0.33 29,166 11
Arizona 2,210,155 18,017 2,228,172 1,435 3,594 5,029 2,104,493 19,940 2,124,433 4,316,083 41,551 4,357,634 0.34 137,624 851
Arkansas 937,470 9,936 947,406 1,657 6,179 7,836 1,070,336 11,823 1,082,159 2,009,463 27,938 2,037,401 0.32 75,998 69
California 19,758,848 213,989 19,972,837 41,430 18,105 59,535 14,078,563 322,271 14,400,834 33,878,841 554,365 34,433,206 0.53 759,285 16,939
Colorado 4/ 630,200 10,699 640,899 1,668 4,071 5,739 754,967 27,869 782,836 1,386,835 42,639 1,429,474 0.13 94,649 97
Connecticut 5/ 1,971,255 11,859 1,983,114 9,986 919 10,905 1,047,389 30,167 1,077,556 3,028,630 42,945 3,071,575 0.56 64,989 367
Delaware 456,161 7,618 463,779 1,568 686 2,254 374,058 3,266 377,324 831,787 11,570 843,357 0.52 25,629 47
Dist. of Col. 162,148 4,371 166,519 2,469 431 2,900 41,220 7,009 48,229 205,837 11,811 217,648 0.27 1,155 370
Florida 7,478,815 118,974 7,597,789 5,018 46,572 51,590 7,491,638 173,740 7,665,378 14,975,471 339,286 15,314,757 0.40 663,336 6,410
Georgia 4,102,295 31,979 4,134,274 5,420 18,144 23,564 4,268,320 81,135 4,349,455 8,376,035 131,258 8,507,293 0.42 195,776 1,395
Hawaii 441,269 7,266 448,535 3,116 1,489 4,605 432,978 9,218 442,196 877,363 17,973 895,336 0.34 49,173 706
Idaho 556,372 6,649 563,021 1,344 2,551 3,895 792,974 15,077 808,051 1,350,690 24,277 1,374,967 0.36 56,161 234
Illinois 5,746,783 77,291 5,824,074 17,822 375 18,197 4,035,259 13,342 4,048,601 9,799,864 91,008 9,890,872 0.45 348,793 80
Indiana 6/ 3,109,865 25,743 3,135,608 9,531 23,858 33,389 2,632,056 46,535 2,678,591 5,751,452 96,136 5,847,588 0.48 204,402 569
Iowa 1,726,626 9,704 1,736,330 1,608 5,315 6,923 1,594,529 25,326 1,619,855 3,322,763 40,345 3,363,108 0.57 184,450 330
Kansas 866,789 8,080 874,869 1,363 2,548 3,911 1,526,682 19,801 1,546,483 2,394,834 30,429 2,425,263 0.31 85,214 334
Kentucky 1,925,416 27,004 1,952,420 1,389 13,202 14,591 1,608,511 8,979 1,617,490 3,535,316 49,185 3,584,501 0.45 68,244 7
Louisiana 1,880,569 60,017 1,940,586 16,507 6,890 23,397 2,041,794 27,634 2,069,428 3,938,870 94,541 4,033,411 0.42 70,490 604
Maine 532,116 6,353 538,469 513 3,073 3,586 499,206 14,659 513,865 1,031,835 24,085 1,055,920 0.40 54,762 129
Maryland 2,583,261 14,331 2,597,592 6,690 5,360 12,050 1,849,201 24,755 1,873,956 4,439,152 44,446 4,483,598 0.45 82,820 89
Massachusetts 3,106,499 21,872 3,128,371 11,093 693 11,786 2,073,979 47,667 2,121,646 5,191,571 70,232 5,261,803 0.47 158,217 -
Michigan 4,320,551 51,221 4,371,772 9,719 16,771 26,490 3,431,651 83,211 3,514,862 7,761,921 151,203 7,913,124 0.43 265,881 1,507
Minnesota 2,492,632 13,545 2,506,177 7,472 11,029 18,501 2,240,469 30,948 2,271,417 4,740,573 55,522 4,796,095 0.47 251,012 367
Mississippi 1,142,688 13,104 1,155,792 3,594 5,997 9,591 848,361 11,946 860,307 1,994,643 31,047 2,025,690 0.39 28,085 -
Missouri 2,551,704 7,935 2,559,639 3,722 6,819 10,541 2,315,539 18,482 2,334,021 4,870,965 33,236 4,904,201 0.43 103,976 58
Montana  363,470 6,637 370,107 976 1,420 2,396 532,260 20,187 552,447 896,706 28,244 924,950 0.37 125,723 125
Nebraska 768,784 15,410 784,194 1,471 6,071 7,542 977,710 23,577 1,001,287 1,747,965 45,058 1,793,023 0.43 50,233 349
Nevada 696,722 10,190 706,912 2,472 294 2,766 672,514 15,149 687,663 1,371,708 25,633 1,397,341 0.26 68,251 487
New Hampshire 5/ 635,121 4,514 639,635 1,644 390 2,034 557,900 12,924 570,824 1,194,665 17,828 1,212,493 0.48 80,826 -
New Jersey 5/ 3,663,238 42,084 3,705,322 19,321 4,667 23,988 2,275,812 108,685 2,384,497 5,958,371 155,436 6,113,807 0.42 157,197 624
New Mexico 681,729 16,371 698,100 2,196 1,202 3,398 893,842 25,364 919,206 1,577,767 42,937 1,620,704 0.34 53,749 300
New York 5/ 8,644,109 81,442 8,725,551 27,506 43,933 71,439 2,350,091 98,127 2,448,218 11,021,706 223,502 11,245,208 0.44 344,975 455
North Carolina 3,417,940 33,147 3,451,087 10,738 24,594 35,332 2,506,771 54,049 2,560,820 5,935,449 111,790 6,047,239 0.36 127,678 370
North Dakota 343,076 4,280 347,356 824 1,640 2,464 363,405 8,846 372,251 707,305 14,766 722,071 0.53 32,292 21
Ohio 6,247,020 71,783 6,318,803 24,374 24,991 49,365 4,562,655 91,306 4,653,961 10,834,049 188,080 11,022,129 0.54 385,921 1,503
Oklahoma 1,656,495 13,858 1,670,353 2,217 17,456 19,673 1,650,276 56,093 1,706,369 3,308,988 87,407 3,396,395 0.45 124,093 434
Oregon 1,409,217 30,768 1,439,985 4,938 10,900 15,838 1,555,496 35,054 1,590,550 2,969,651 76,722 3,046,373 0.37 103,836 1,027
Pennsylvania 5/ 5,774,049 44,007 5,818,056 30,414 2,520 32,934 3,935,053 71,268 4,006,321 9,739,516 117,795 9,857,311 0.46 409,115 739
Rhode Island 5/ 476,923 4,982 481,905 1,704 13 1,717 299,386 5,615 305,001 778,013 10,610 788,623 0.45 33,875 89
South Carolina 1,962,527 11,967 1,974,494 5,695 13,510 19,205 1,591,557 29,144 1,620,701 3,559,779 54,621 3,614,400 0.43 105,963 300
South Dakota 397,107 4,554 401,661 876 1,693 2,569 506,330 15,608 521,938 904,313 21,855 926,168 0.49 62,482 35
Tennessee 2,831,544 23,259 2,854,803 4,219 16,473 20,692 2,199,544 64,623 2,264,167 5,035,307 104,355 5,139,662 0.45 162,222 272
Texas 6/ 8,711,324 119,650 8,830,974 19,768 72,871 92,639 9,033,163 251,394 9,284,557 17,764,255 443,915 18,208,170 0.35 435,492 3,653
Utah 1,204,972 12,148 1,217,120 495 844 1,339 1,217,913 17,507 1,235,420 2,423,380 30,499 2,453,879 0.43 59,464 179
Vermont 289,116 3,201 292,317 652 1,298 1,950 256,477 6,626 263,103 546,245 11,125 557,370 0.46 28,820 1
Virginia 3,700,232 32,236 3,732,468 2,439 14,120 16,559 2,518,709 34,099 2,552,808 6,221,380 80,455 6,301,835 0.47 78,607 347
Washington 3,080,386 21,185 3,101,571 3,641 9,218 12,859 2,423,661 42,577 2,466,238 5,507,688 72,980 5,580,668 0.46 228,204 1,609
West Virginia 686,961 13,142 700,103 778 1,933 2,711 683,746 25,918 709,664 1,371,485 40,993 1,412,478 0.38 48,533 500
Wisconsin 2,509,972 16,701 2,526,673 10,039 4,708 14,747 2,284,261 48,635 2,332,896 4,804,272 70,044 4,874,316 0.44 364,616 695
Wyoming 207,526 6,673 214,199 1,013 2,437 3,450 418,684 15,991 434,675 627,223 25,101 652,324 0.38 30,016 99
Total 133,437,705 1,441,895 134,879,600 351,217 490,776 841,993 108,269,422 2,291,871 110,561,293 242,058,344 4,224,542 246,282,886 0.43 7,883,446 46,278
Puerto Rico 6/ 2,414,153 6,902 2,421,055 3,040 658 3,698 95,149 11,297 106,446 2,512,342 18,857 2,531,199 - 115,865  

1/ For additional details of publicly owned vehicles and of trucks, buses, and trailers registered, see tables MV-7, 9, 10, and 11, respectively. Where the registration year is not more than one month removed from the calendar year, registration-year data are given. Where the registration year is more than one month removed, registrations are given for the calendar year.

2/ Includes Federal, State, county, and municipal vehicles. Vehicles owned by the military services are not included.

3/ The numbers of private and commercial buses given here are estimates by the Federal Highway Administration of the numbers in operation, rather than the registration counts of the States.

4/ State data is incomplete.

5/ The following farm trucks, registered at a nominal fee and restricted to use in the vicinity of the owner's farm, are not included in this table: Connecticut, 6,819; New Hampshire, 12,038; New Jersey, 8,931; New York, 33,372; Pennsylvania, 10,951; and Rhode Island, 1,441.

6/ State did not provide current data. Table displays 2008 private and commercial and state, county and municipal vehicles for Indiana and Texas. Table displays 2007 data for Puerto Rico.

Updated: 01/03/2012

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