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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

Colorado

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 5,268,367 1.7%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 103,718 2.9%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 2,164,809 79.3% 1.6%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 565,577 20.7% 1.5%
Total Fuel 2,730,386 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 2,661,337 98.3% 1.6%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 47,402 1.7% 1.2%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 68,873 77.8% 2.3%
Urban 19,692 22.2% 1.7%
Total 88,565 100.0% 2.2%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 952 1.1% 2.0%
Other Freeways & Expressways 352 0.4% 2.1%
Other Principal Arterials 3,637 4.1% 2.3%
Minor Arterial 5,269 5.9% 2.2%
Major Collector 7,288 8.2% 1.4%
Minor Collector 8,958 10.1% 3.3%
Local 62,109 70.1% 2.2%
Total 88,565 29.9% 3.1%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 4,142 2.2% 1.9%
Other Freeways/Expressways 1,477 0.8% 2.0%
Other Principal Arterials 9,861 5.4% 2.1%
Minor Arterial 11,797 6.4% 2.1%
Major Collector 14,877 8.1% 1.4%
Minor Collector 17,917 9.7% 3.3%
Local 124,218 67.4% 2.2%
Total 184,289 100.0% 2.1%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 14,843 31.6% 1.6%
Urban 32,124 68.4% 1.6%
Total 46,967 100.0% 1.6%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 12,085 25.7% 1.6%
Other Freeways/Expressways 4,923 10.5% 0.7%
Other Principal Arterial 12,463 26.5% 1.9%
Minor Arterial 7,790 16.6% 1.5%
Major Collector 4,269 9.1% 0.6%
Minor Collector 742 1.6% 1.3%
Local 4,696 10.0% 1.1%
Total 46,968 100.0% 1.6%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 1,966,325 51.24% 1.87%
Female 1,871,163 48.76% 1.75%
Total 3,837,488 100.00% 1.81%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.22
Diesel $0.20
Gasohol $0.22

Tax Rates as of Dec 2013.

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

Vehicle Registrations - (MV-1) Distribution % of National
Autos 1,819,608 38.85% 1.60%
Buses 11,758 0.25% 1.36%
Trucks 2,667,495 56.96% 2.01%
Total 4,498,861
Motorcycles 184,549 3.94% 2.20%
Grand Total 4,683,410 100.00% 1.83%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 244 50.73% 1.39%
Urban 237 49.27% 1.58%
Unknown 0 0.00% 0.00%
Total 481 100% 1.47%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $2,028,809 1.32%
Disbursements $2,580,236 1.77%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $1,289,022 63.54% 2.14%
General Fund Appropriations $5,500 0.27% 0.08%
Other State Imposts $0 0.00% 0.00%
Miscellaneous $16,090 0.79% 0.13%
Bonds $0 0.00% 0.00%
Federal payments $718,197 35.40% 1.76%
Local Governments and Other $0 0.00% 0.00%
Total $2,028,809 100.00% 1.27%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $948,909 36.78% 1.28%
Maintenance and Services $464,304 17.99% 2.11%
Administration and Misc. $141,016 5.47% 1.66%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $143,321 5.55% 1.52%
Interest $44,063 1.71% 0.56%
Bond Retirement $187,620 7.27% 1.20%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $651,003 25.23% 4.56%
Total $2,580,236 100.00% 1.70%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $493,803 87.13% 1.55%
Mass Transit Account $72,970 12.87% 1.57%
Total $566,773 100.00% 1.55%
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