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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

Mississippi

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 2,991,207 0.9%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 46,907 1.3%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 1,627,551 74.7% 1.2%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 550,896 25.3% 1.4%
Total Fuel 2,178,447 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 2,115,892 97.9% 1.2%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 46,280 2.1% 1.2%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 63,138 84.1% 2.1%
Urban 11,978 15.9% 1.0%
Total 75,116 100.0% 1.8%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 701 0.9% 1.5%
Other Freeways & Expressways 77 0.1% 0.5%
Other Principal Arterials 2,837 3.8% 1.8%
Minor Arterial 4,827 6.4% 2.0%
Major Collector 13,533 18.0% 2.5%
Minor Collector 2,356 3.1% 0.9%
Local 50,784 67.6% 1.8%
Total 75,115 32.4% 2.6%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 2,931 1.9% 1.3%
Other Freeways/Expressways 306 0.2% 0.4%
Other Principal Arterials 9,954 6.3% 2.1%
Minor Arterial 10,233 6.5% 1.8%
Major Collector 27,293 17.4% 2.5%
Minor Collector 4,712 3.0% 0.9%
Local 101,569 64.7% 1.8%
Total 156,998 100.0% 1.8%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 22,051 56.9% 2.3%
Urban 16,707 43.1% 0.8%
Total 38,758 100.0% 1.3%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 7,169 18.5% 1.0%
Other Freeways/Expressways 557 1.4% 0.1%
Other Principal Arterial 10,542 27.2% 1.6%
Minor Arterial 5,941 15.3% 1.1%
Major Collector 5,596 14.4% 0.9%
Minor Collector 467 1.2% 0.8%
Local 8,486 21.9% 2.1%
Total 38,758 100.0% 1.3%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 936,228 47.55% 0.89%
Female 1,032,679 52.45% 0.96%
Total 1,968,907 100.00% 0.93%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.18
Diesel $0.18
Gasohol $0.18

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 871,806 42.04% 0.77%
Buses 8,056 0.39% 0.93%
Trucks 1,165,240 56.20% 0.88%
Total 2,045,102
Motorcycles 28,433 1.37% 0.34%
Grand Total 2,073,535 100.00% 0.81%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 517 84.34% 2.94%
Urban 94 15.33% 0.63%
Unknown 2 0.33% 1.28%
Total 613 100% 1.87%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $1,467,814 0.95%
Disbursements $1,413,964 0.97%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $518,111 35.30% 0.86%
General Fund Appropriations $0 0.00% 0.00%
Other State Imposts $45,783 3.12% 0.50%
Miscellaneous $5,714 0.39% 0.05%
Bonds $222,500 15.16% 0.83%
Federal payments $567,652 38.67% 1.39%
Local Governments and Other $108,054 7.36% 3.20%
Total $1,467,814 100.00% 0.92%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $1,047,797 74.10% 1.41%
Maintenance and Services $81,173 5.74% 0.37%
Administration and Misc. $73,537 5.20% 0.87%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $32,861 2.32% 0.35%
Interest $38,524 2.72% 0.49%
Bond Retirement $41,216 2.91% 0.26%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $98,856 6.99% 0.69%
Total $1,413,964 100.00% 0.93%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $430,690 87.70% 1.35%
Mass Transit Account $60,414 12.30% 1.30%
Total $491,104 100.00% 1.35%
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