Skip to contentU.S. Department of Transportation/Federal Highway Administration

State Statistical Abstracts 2008

Idaho

For more information, see the Highway Statistics series.

Population / Land Area % Dist. % Nat'l.
Total Population - (DL-1C) 1,523,816   0.5%
Total Land Area (PS-1) 82,747   2.3%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Gasoline/Gasohol (MF-33GA) 658,902 72.8% 0.5%
Special Fuel (MF-33SF) 246,705 27.2% 0.6%
Total Fuel 905,607 100.0%  
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21) 37,455 5.8% 1.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21) 608,528 94.2% 0.5%
Public Road Length (Table HM-10) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 42,128 88.2% 1.4%
Urban 5,660 11.8% 0.5%
Total 47,788 100.0% 1.2%
Public Road Length by Functional System (HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 612 1.3% 1.3%
Other Principal Arterial 2,143 4.5% 1.3%
Minor Arterial 2,054 4.3% 0.9%
Collectors 10,458 21.9% 1.3%
Local 32,523 68.1% 1.2%
Other Freeways/ Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Total 47,790 100.0% 1.2%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Ownership (HM-10) % Dist. % Nat'l.
State Highway Agencies 4,958 10.4% 0.6%
County 15,517 32.5% 0.9%
Town/Townships 2,732 5.7% 0.2%
Other Jurisdictions 16,684 34.9% 29.3%
Federal 7,897 16.5% 6.0%
Total 47,788 100.0% 1.2%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 2,476 2.5% 1.2%
Other Principal Arterial 5,210 5.3% 1.1%
Minor Arterial 4,351 4.4% 0.8%
Collectors 21,048 21.4% 1.3%
Local 65,047 66.3% 1.2%
Other Freeways/ Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Total 98,132 100.0% 1.2%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 9,119 59.8% 0.9%
Urban 6,132 40.2% 0.3%
Total 15,251 100.0% 0.5%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (In Millions) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 3,351 22.0% 0.5%
Other Principal Arterial 4,285 28.1% 0.6%
Minor Arterial 2,446 16.0% 0.5%
Collectors 2,058 13.5% 0.5%
Local 3,111 20.4% 0.8%
Other Freeways/ Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Total 15,251 100.0% 0.5%
Driver Licenses (DL-1C) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Male 522,818 50.35% 0.50%
Female 515,496 49.65% 0.49%
Total 1,038,314 100.00% 0.50%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) (Cents)
Gasoline 25
Diesel 25
Gasohol 22.5
Vehicle Registrations (MV-1) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Autos 534,911 38.69% 0.39%
Trucks/Picks/SUVs 779,391 56.38% 0.71%
Buses 3,931 0.28% 0.47%
Total 1,318,233    
Motorcycles 64,163 4.64% 0.83%
Grand Total 1,382,396 100.00% 0.54%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 174 75.00% 0.84%
Urban 52 22.41% 0.33%
Unknown 6 2.59% 1.20%
Total 232 100% 0.62%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) (SF-21) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Receipts $802,706   0.58%
Disbursements $801,518   0.60%
Revenues used for Highways (All Units Government -2007) (HF-1) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway User Taxes $351,091 35.86% 0.83%
Tolls $372,228 38.02% 0.60%
General Fund $24,186 2.47% 0.08%
Property Taxes $84,152 8.60% 0.98%
Other Imposts $28,544 2.92% 0.21%
Misc. Receipts $118,529 12.11% 0.75%
Bonds $336 0.03% 0.00%
Total $979,066 100.00% 0.49%
Disbursements for Highways (All Units Government-2007) (HF-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Capital Outlay $553,100 58.42% 0.61%
Maintenance and Services $257,439 27.19% 0.58%
Administration and Misc. $63,952 6.75% 0.49%
Highway Law Enforcement & Safety $40,475 4.28% 0.27%
Interest $820 0.09% 0.01%
Bond Retirement $30,973 3.27% 0.39%
Total $946,759 100.00% 0.52%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - 2008 ($000) (FE-9) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway Account $168,981 86.70% 0.54%
Mass Transit Account $25,923 13.30% 0.51%
Total $194,904 100.00% 0.54%

Office of Highway Policy Information
Federal Highway Administration