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State Statistical Abstracts 2008

Utah

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Population / Land Area % Dist. % Nat'l.
Total Population - (DL-1C) 2,736,424   0.9%
Total Land Area (PS-1) 82,144   2.3%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Gasoline/Gasohol (MF-33GA) 1,063,778 69.9% 0.8%
Special Fuel (MF-33SF) 458,678 30.1% 1.2%
Total Fuel 1,522,456 100.0%  
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21) 34,820 3.4% 0.9%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21) 1,004,074 96.6% 0.8%
Public Road Length (Table HM-10) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 33,632 75.2% 1.1%
Urban 11,073 24.8% 1.0%
Total 44,705 100.0% 1.1%
Public Road Length by Functional System (HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 936 2.1% 2.0%
Other Principal Arterial 1,357 3.0% 0.9%
Minor Arterial 2,324 5.2% 1.0%
Collectors 7,857 17.6% 1.0%
Local 32,212 72.1% 1.2%
Other Freeways/ Expressways 20 0.0% 0.2%
Total 44,706 100.0% 1.1%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Ownership (HM-10) % Dist. % Nat'l.
State Highway Agencies 5,841 13.1% 0.7%
County 23,969 53.6% 1.3%
Town/Townships 10,477 23.4% 0.8%
Other Jurisdictions 0 0.0% 0.0%
Federal 4,419 9.9% 3.4%
Total 44,706 100.0% 1.1%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 4,257 4.5% 2.0%
Other Principal Arterial 3,779 4.0% 0.8%
Minor Arterial 5,452 5.8% 1.0%
Collectors 15,921 17.0% 1.0%
Local 64,424 68.6% 1.2%
Other Freeways/ Expressways 81 0.1% 0.2%
Total 93,914 100.0% 1.1%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 7,842 30.2% 0.8%
Urban 18,132 69.8% 0.9%
Total 25,974 100.0% 0.9%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (In Millions) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 8,969 34.5% 1.2%
Other Principal Arterial 4,683 18.0% 0.7%
Minor Arterial 4,431 17.1% 0.8%
Collectors 2,616 10.1% 0.6%
Local 4,962 19.1% 1.2%
Other Freeways/ Expressways 313 1.2% 0.1%
Total 25,974 100.0% 0.9%
Driver Licenses (DL-1C) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Male 848,904 50.31% 0.82%
Female 838,402 49.69% 0.80%
Total 1,687,306 100.00% 0.81%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) (Cents)
Gasoline 24.5
Diesel 24.5
Gasohol 24.5
Vehicle Registrations (MV-1) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Autos 1,192,191 47.75% 0.87%
Trucks/Picks/SUVs 1,245,165 49.88% 1.13%
Buses 1,329 0.05% 0.16%
Total 2,438,685    
Motorcycles 57,806 2.32% 0.75%
Grand Total 2,496,491 100.00% 0.98%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 176 64.00% 0.85%
Urban 99 36.00% 0.62%
Unknown 0 0.00% 0.00%
Total 275 100% 0.74%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) (SF-21) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Receipts $1,474,838   1.07%
Disbursements $1,228,717   0.92%
Revenues used for Highways (All Units Government -2007) (HF-1) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway User Taxes $298,506 17.26% 0.71%
Tolls $469,797 27.16% 0.76%
General Fund $557,357 32.22% 1.75%
Property Taxes $0 0.00% 0.00%
Other Imposts $335,097 19.37% 2.51%
Misc. Receipts $69,192 4.00% 0.44%
Bonds $0 0.00% 0.00%
Total $1,729,949 100.00% 0.86%
Disbursements for Highways (All Units Government-2007) (HF-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Capital Outlay $928,754 57.18% 1.02%
Maintenance and Services $304,690 18.76% 0.68%
Administration and Misc. $101,390 6.24% 0.77%
Highway Law Enforcement & Safety $134,590 8.29% 0.91%
Interest $58,062 3.57% 0.70%
Bond Retirement $96,691 5.95% 1.21%
Total $1,624,177 100.00% 0.90%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - 2008 ($000) (FE-9) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway Account $288,438 86.81% 0.92%
Mass Transit Account $43,821 13.19% 0.87%
Total $332,259 100.00% 0.91%

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