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State Statistical Abstracts 2009

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Population / Land Area   Distri-bution % of National
Total Population – (Table DL-1C) 12,910,409   4.2%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 55,584   1.6%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 4,899,745 77.8% 3.6%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 1,399,990 22.2% 4.0%
Total Fuel 6,299,735 100.0%  
Off Highway Gasoline (Table MF-21) 132,582 2.7% 3.5%
On Highway Gasoline (Table MF-21) 4,772,810 97.3% 3.6%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 98,144 70.3% 3.3%
Urban 41,433 29.7% 3.8%
Total 139,577 100.0% 3.4%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 2,182 1.6% 4.7%
Other Principal Arterial 5,488 3.9% 3.5%
Minor Arterial 9,158 6.6% 3.8%
Collectors 21,793 15.6% 2.7%
Local 100,857 72.3% 3.6%
Other Freeways/Expressways 99 0.1% 0.8%
Total 139,577 100.0% 3.4%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Ownerhip (HM-10)
NOT PUBLISHED IN 2009
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Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 9,797 3.3% 4.6%
Other Principal Arterial 15,634 5.3% 3.3%
Minor Arterial 21,070 7.2% 3.7%
Collectors 44,212 15.1% 2.7%
Local 201,713 68.9% 3.6%
Other Freeways/Expressways 419 0.1% 0.8%
Total 292,845 100.0% 3.4%
Vehicle Miles Traveled – (Rural/Urban in Millions)) – (VM-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 27,081 25.6% 2.8%
Urban 78,765 74.4% 4.0%
Total 105,846 100.0% 3.6%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (In Millions) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 31,514 29.8% 4.4%
Other Principal Arterial 24,861 23.5% 3.7%
Minor Arterial 20,213 19.1% 3.8%
Collectors 14,442 13.6% 3.5%
Local 13,620 12.9% 3.4%
Other Freeways/Expressways 1196 1.1% 0.5%
Total 105,846 100.0% 3.6%
Driver Licenses (DL-1C) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Male 4,087,025 49.23% 3.92%
Female 4,214,093 50.77% 4.00%
Total 8,301,118 100.00% 3.96%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) (Cents)  
Gasoline $0.19 Tax Rates as
of Dec. 2009
Diesel $0.215
Gasohol $0.19

NOTE: Tax rates do not include Federal gas tax of 18.4 cents or diesel of 24.4 cents

Vehicle Registrations (MV-1) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Autos 5,824,074 56.88% 4.32%
Trucks/Picks/SUVs 4,048,601 39.54% 3.66%
Buses 18,197 0.18% 2.16%
Total 9,890,872    
Motorcycles 348,793 3.41% 4.42%
Grand Total 10,239,665 100.00% 4.03%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 386 42.37% 2.02%
Urban 525 57.63% 3.67%
Unknown 0 0.00% 0.00%
Total 911 100% 2.69%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) – SF-21 (000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Receipts $4,988,828   3.55%
Disbursements $5,384,517   3.80%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway User Revenues $2,367,893 47.46% 3.91%
General Fund Appropriations $540,802 10.84% 7.40%
Other State Imposts $280 0.01% 0.01%
Miscellaneous $39,799 0.80% 0.46%
Bonds $780,000 15.63% 3.70%
Federal payments $1,259,225 25.24% 3.47%
Local payments $829 0.02% 0.02%
Total $4,988,828 100.00% 3.50%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Capital Outlay $3,000,966 0.5573324 4.22%
Maintenance and Services $799,994 0.148573 3.68%
Administration and Misc. $250,695 0.0465585 2.64%
Highway Law Enforcement & Safety $257,528 0.0478275 3.11%
Interest $265,281 0.0492674 4.21%
Bond Retirement $237,633 0.0441326 2.94%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $572,420 0.1063085 3.06%
Total $5,384,517 44.27% 3.75%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - 2009 ($000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway Account $1,120,449 86.39% 3.71%
Mass Transit Account $176,469 13.61% 3.67%
Total $1,296,918 100.00% 3.71%

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