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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

New Mexico

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 2,085,287 0.7%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 121,356 3.4%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 941,250 65.0% 0.7%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 506,568 35.0% 1.3%
Total Fuel 1,447,818 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 1,425,579 98.5% 0.8%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 22,241 1.5% 0.6%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 33,640 47.5% 1.1%
Urban 37,131 52.5% 3.2%
Total 70,771 100.0% 1.7%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 1,000 1.4% 2.1%
Other Freeways & Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterials 2,484 3.5% 1.6%
Minor Arterial 2,479 3.5% 1.0%
Major Collector 3,774 5.3% 0.7%
Minor Collector 5,415 7.7% 2.0%
Local 55,620 78.6% 2.0%
Total 70,772 21.4% 2.5%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 4,158 2.8% 1.9%
Other Freeways/Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterials 8,219 5.6% 1.7%
Minor Arterial 5,438 3.7% 1.0%
Major Collector 7,612 5.2% 0.7%
Minor Collector 10,933 7.4% 2.0%
Local 111,240 75.4% 2.0%
Total 147,600 100.0% 1.7%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 14,372 57.3% 1.5%
Urban 10,714 42.7% 0.5%
Total 25,086 100.0% 0.8%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 6,894 27.5% 0.9%
Other Freeways/Expressways 0 0.0% 0.0%
Other Principal Arterial 7,172 28.6% 1.1%
Minor Arterial 2,928 11.7% 0.6%
Major Collector 1,180 4.7% 0.2%
Minor Collector 1,496 6.0% 2.6%
Local 5,415 21.6% 1.3%
Total 25,085 100.0% 0.8%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 725,752 49.83% 0.69%
Female 730,748 50.17% 0.68%
Total 1,456,500 100.00% 0.69%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.19
Diesel $0.23
Gasohol $0.19

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 716,439 38.06% 0.63%
Buses 5,460 0.29% 0.63%
Trucks 1,095,246 58.18% 0.82%
Total 1,817,145
Motorcycles 65,321 3.47% 0.78%
Grand Total 1,882,466 100.00% 0.74%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 213 68.71% 1.21%
Urban 95 30.65% 0.63%
Unknown 2 0.65% 1.28%
Total 310 100% 0.95%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $906,808 0.59%
Disbursements $1,034,546 0.71%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $374,198 32.02% 0.62%
General Fund Appropriations $16,127 1.38% 0.22%
Other State Imposts $25,783 2.21% 0.28%
Miscellaneous $47,863 4.10% 0.39%
Bonds $263,093 22.51% 0.98%
Federal payments $441,513 37.78% 1.08%
Local Governments and Other $0 0.00% 0.00%
Total $1,168,577 100.00% 0.73%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $409,549 31.59% 0.55%
Maintenance and Services $39,489 3.05% 0.18%
Administration and Misc. $315,661 24.35% 3.73%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $21,363 1.65% 0.23%
Interest $79,765 6.15% 1.01%
Bond Retirement $374,480 28.89% 2.39%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $56,008 4.32% 0.39%
Total $1,296,315 100.00% 0.85%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $309,542 88.53% 0.97%
Mass Transit Account $40,088 11.47% 0.86%
Total $349,630 100.00% 0.96%
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