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Alaska – State Statistical Abstracts 2011 – FHWA

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State Statistical Abstracts 2012

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Population / Land Area   Distri-bution % of National
Total Population – (2011 Census) 730,307   0.2%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 571,951   16.2%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 290,753 65.1% 0.2%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 155,848 34.9% 0.4%
Total Fuel 446,601 100.0%  
Off Highway Gasoline (Table MF-21) 20,955 7.3% 0.6%
On Highway Gasoline(Table MF-21) 267,783 92.7% 0.2%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 13,878 85.1% 0.5%
Urban 2,423 14.9% 0.2%
Total 16,301 100.0% 0.4%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 1,081 6.6% 2.3%
Other Freeways & Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterials 940 5.8% 0.6%
Minor Arterial 633 3.9% 0.3%
Major Collector 1,630 10.0% 0.3%
Minor Collector 1,663 10.2% 0.6%
Local 10354 63.5% 0.4%
Total 16,301 36.5% 0.6%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Ownerhip (HM-10)
NOT PUBLISHED IN 2009
State Highway Agencies      
County      
Town/Townships      
Other Jurisdictions      
Federal      
Total      
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 2,193 6.7% 1.0%
Other Freeways/Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterials 2,040 6.2% 0.4%
Minor Arterial 1,348 4.1% 0.2%
Major Collector 3,238 9.9% 0.3%
Minor Collector 3,332 10.1% 0.6%
Local 20709 63.0% 0.4%
Total 32,860 100.0% 0.4%
Vehicle Miles Traveled – (Rural/Urban in Millions)) - (VM-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 2,299 48.0% 0.2%
Urban 2,493 52.0% 0.1%
Total 4,792 100.0% 0.2%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (In Millions) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Interstate 1,553 32.4% 0.2%
Other Freeways/Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterial 1,230 25.7% 0.2%
Minor Arterial 690 14.4% 0.1%
Major Collector 352 7.3% 0.1%
Minor Collector 325 6.8% 0.0%
Local 538 11.2% 0.1%
Total 4,792 100.0% 0.2%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Male 278,498 52.91% 0.27%
Female 247,873 47.09% 0.23%
Total 526,371 100.00% 0.25%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) (Cents)  
Gasoline $0.08 Tax Rates as
of Dec 2011.
Diesel $0.08
Gasohol $0.08

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 193,151 24.91% 0.17%
Buses 3,487 0.45% 0.46%
Trucks 546,667 70.52% 0.41%
Total 743,305    
Motorcycles 31,940 4.12% 0.38%
Grand Total 775,245 100.00% 0.31%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Rural 39 66.10% 0.22%
Urban 20 33.90% 0.13%
Unknown 0 0.00% 0.00%
Total 59 100% 0.18%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) – SF-21 (000)   % Nat'l.
Receipts   $801,550 0.53%
Disbursements   819,015 0.54%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway User Revenues $109,144 13.62% 0.16%
General Fund Appropriations $244,356 30.49% 3.67%
Other State Imposts $0 0.00% 0.00%
Miscellaneous $4,700 0.59% 0.04%
Bonds $0 0.00% 0.00%
Federal payments $443,350 55.31% 1.06%
Local Governments and Other $0 0.00% 0.00%
Total $801,550 100.00% 0.51%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Capital Outlay $396,228 0.483786 0.52%
Maintenance and Services $235,665 0.287742 1.08%
Administration and Misc. $68,767 0.0839631 0.77%
Highway Law Enforcement & Safety $72,349 0.0883366 0.78%
Interest $10,907 0.0133172 0.14%
Bond Retirement $21,318 0.0260288 0.14%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $13,781 0.0168263 0.08%
Total $819,015 51.62% 0.52%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - 2011 ($000) (Table FE-9) % Dist. % Nat'l.
Highway Account $95,507 88.94% 0.27%
Mass Transit Account $11,875 11.06% 0.24%
Total $107,382 100.00% 0.27%

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