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State Statistical Abstracts 2010

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Population / Land Area   Distri-bution % of National
Total Population – (Census 2010) 989,415   0.3%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 145,552   4.1%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 500,733 67.1% 0.4%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 245,823 32.9% 0.7%
Total Fuel 746,556 100.0%  
Off Highway Gasoline (Table MF-21) 24,733 4.9% 0.6%
On Highway Gasoline (Table MF-21) 476,002 95.1% 0.4%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 71,619 95.8% 2.4%
Urban 3,174 4.2% 0.3%
Total 74,793 100.0% 1.8%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 1,192 1.6% 2.5%
Other Freeways & Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterials 2,813 3.8% 1.8%
Minor Arterial 3,224 4.3% 1.3%
Major Collector 7,377 9.9% 1.4%
Minor Collector 8,815 11.8% 3.3%
Local 51372 68.7% 1.8%
Total 74,793 31.3% 2.7%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Ownerhip (HM-10)
NOT PUBLISHED IN 2010
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Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 4,766 3.1% 2.2%
Other Freeways/Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterials 6,174 4.0% 1.3%
Minor Arterial 6,556 4.3% 1.1%
Major Collector 14,701 9.6% 1.3%
Minor Collector 17,632 11.6% 3.3%
Local 102744 67.3% 1.8%
Total 152,573 100.0% 1.8%
Vehicle Miles Traveled – (Millions) – (VM-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 8,401 75.1% 0.9%
Urban 2,789 24.9% 0.1%
Total 11,190 100.0% 0.4%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (In Millions) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 2,748 24.6% 0.4%
Other Freeways/Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterial 3,276 29.3% 0.5%
Minor Arterial 1,709 15.3% 0.3%
Major Collector 1,338 12.0% 0.4%
Minor Collector 386 3.4% 0.7%
Local 1732 15.5% 0.4%
Total 11,189 84.5% 0.4%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Male 377,351 50.75% 0.36%
Female 366,260 49.25% 0.35%
Total 743,611 100.00% 0.35%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) ($)  
Gasoline $0.278 Tax Rates as
of Dec. 2010
Diesel $0.285
Gasohol $0.238

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 351,574 33.42% 0.26%
Trucks/Picks/SUVs 571,912 54.36% 0.51%
Buses 2,368 0.23% 0.28%
Total 925,854    
Motorcycles 126,132 11.99% 1.54%
Grand Total 1,051,986 100.00% 0.41%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 175 92.59% 0.98%
Urban 12 6.35% 0.08%
Unknown 2 1.06% 0.45%
Total 189 100% 0.57%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) – SF-21 (000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Receipts $785,598   0.52%
Disbursements $777,911   0.54%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway User Revenues $196,235 24.98% 0.32%
General Fund Appropriations $619 0.08% 0.01%
Other State Imposts $6,505 0.83% 0.10%
Miscellaneous $61,468 7.82% 0.75%
Bonds $0 0.00% 0.00%
Federal payments $518,054 65.94% 1.31%
Local payments $2,717 0.35% 0.08%
Total $785,598 100.00% 0.51%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Capital Outlay $513,614 0.6602478 0.71%
Maintenance and Services $113,926 0.1464512 0.52%
Administration and Misc. $27,573 0.0354449 0.31%
Highway Law Enforcement & Safety $56,941 0.0731973 0.66%
Interest $6,641 0.008537 0.10%
Bond Retirement $9,340 0.0120065 0.08%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $49,876 0.0641153 0.31%
Total $777,911 33.98% 0.53%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts – 2010 ($000) (Table FE-9) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway Account $138,295 87.24% 0.46%
Mass Transit Account $20,219 12.76% 0.42%
Total $158,514 100.00% 0.45%

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