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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

Kentucky

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 4,395,295 1.4%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 39,728 1.1%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 2,123,151 74.1% 1.6%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 741,938 25.9% 1.9%
Total Fuel 2,865,089 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 2,816,130 98.3% 1.7%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 48,953 1.7% 1.3%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 66,955 84.1% 2.3%
Urban 12,643 15.9% 1.1%
Total 79,598 100.0% 1.9%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 801 1.0% 1.7%
Other Freeways & Expressways 604 0.8% 3.7%
Other Principal Arterials 1,864 2.3% 1.2%
Minor Arterial 3,701 4.6% 1.5%
Major Collector 7,066 8.9% 1.3%
Minor Collector 9,496 11.9% 3.5%
Local 56,066 70.4% 2.0%
Total 79,598 29.6% 2.8%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 3,918 2.4% 1.8%
Other Freeways/Expressways 2,339 1.4% 3.2%
Other Principal Arterials 5,879 3.5% 1.2%
Minor Arterial 8,417 5.1% 1.5%
Major Collector 14,267 8.6% 1.3%
Minor Collector 18,993 11.4% 3.5%
Local 112,132 67.6% 2.0%
Total 165,945 100.0% 1.9%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 27,172 57.8% 2.9%
Urban 19,824 42.2% 1.0%
Total 46,996 100.0% 1.6%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 13,182 28.0% 1.8%
Other Freeways/Expressways 2,637 5.6% 0.4%
Other Principal Arterial 8,069 17.2% 1.2%
Minor Arterial 9,015 19.2% 1.7%
Major Collector 6,162 13.1% 0.9%
Minor Collector 2,392 5.1% 4.1%
Local 5,539 11.8% 1.3%
Total 46,996 100.0% 1.6%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 1,491,227 49.39% 1.42%
Female 1,528,056 50.61% 1.43%
Total 3,019,283 100.00% 1.42%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.31
Diesel $0.28
Gasohol $0.31

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 1,714,904 42.53% 1.51%
Buses 9,747 0.24% 1.13%
Trucks 2,197,276 54.50% 1.65%
Total 3,921,927
Motorcycles 109,821 2.72% 1.31%
Grand Total 4,031,748 100.00% 1.58%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 494 77.43% 2.81%
Urban 144 22.57% 0.96%
Unknown 0 0.00% 0.00%
Total 638 100% 1.95%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $2,200,869 1.43%
Disbursements $2,537,054 1.74%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $1,344,399 61.08% 2.23%
General Fund Appropriations $5,637 0.26% 0.08%
Other State Imposts $0 0.00% 0.00%
Miscellaneous $171,318 7.78% 1.40%
Bonds $0 0.00% 0.00%
Federal payments $679,515 30.87% 1.66%
Local Governments and Other $0 0.00% 0.00%
Total $2,200,869 100.00% 1.37%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $1,704,840 67.20% 2.29%
Maintenance and Services $476,194 18.77% 2.16%
Administration and Misc. $35,723 1.41% 0.42%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $100,454 3.96% 1.07%
Interest $135,497 5.34% 1.71%
Bond Retirement $82,790 3.26% 0.53%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $1,556 0.06% 0.01%
Total $2,537,054 100.00% 1.67%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $565,482 87.74% 1.78%
Mass Transit Account $79,047 12.26% 1.70%
Total $644,529 100.00% 1.77%
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