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State Statistical Abstracts 2013

Texas

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Population / Land Area Distribution % of National
Total Population - (Census) 26,448,193 8.4%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 261,797 7.4%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 12,679,370 72.8% 9.4%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 4,741,110 27.2% 12.4%
Total Fuel 17,420,480 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 17,064,105 98.0% 10.1%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 351,708 2.0% 9.2%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 212,918 68.0% 7.2%
Urban 100,310 32.0% 8.5%
Total 313,228 100.0% 7.6%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 3,415 1.1% 7.2%
Other Freeways & Expressways 1,414 0.5% 8.6%
Other Principal Arterials 13,487 4.3% 8.6%
Minor Arterial 18,380 5.9% 7.5%
Major Collector 47,722 15.2% 8.9%
Minor Collector 17,432 5.6% 6.5%
Local 211,378 67.5% 7.4%
Total 313,228 32.5% 11.0%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 16,319 2.4% 7.4%
Other Freeways/Expressways 6,958 1.0% 9.5%
Other Principal Arterials 46,887 6.9% 9.9%
Minor Arterial 48,430 7.2% 8.6%
Major Collector 99,364 14.7% 9.1%
Minor Collector 34,864 5.2% 6.5%
Local 422,757 62.6% 7.4%
Total 675,579 100.0% 7.8%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 75,825 31.0% 8.1%
Urban 168,700 69.0% 8.2%
Total 244,525 100.0% 8.2%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 61,922 25.3% 8.4%
Other Freeways/Expressways 28,179 11.5% 3.8%
Other Principal Arterial 58,843 24.1% 8.9%
Minor Arterial 42,132 17.2% 8.0%
Major Collector 36,371 14.9% 5.5%
Minor Collector 2,856 1.2% 4.9%
Local 14,222 5.8% 3.5%
Total 244,525 100.0% 8.2%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 7,618,215 49.32% 7.25%
Female 7,829,058 50.68% 7.31%
Total 15,447,273 100.00% 7.28%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.20
Diesel $0.20
Gasohol $0.20

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 7,954,906 39.44% 7.00%
Buses 99,482 0.49% 11.51%
Trucks 11,672,891 57.87% 8.78%
Total 19,727,279
Motorcycles 443,856 2.20% 5.28%
Grand Total 20,171,135 100.00% 7.88%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 1664 49.20% 9.46%
Urban 1716 50.74% 11.46%
Unknown 2 0.06% 1.28%
Total 3382 100% 10.34%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $13,860,166 9.02%
Disbursements $13,870,937 9.52%
State Revenues Used for Highways (SF-1) ($000) % of National
Highway User Revenues $4,796,720 31.95% 7.95%
General Fund Appropriations $39,845 0.27% 0.54%
Other State Imposts $42,526 0.28% 0.47%
Miscellaneous $1,738,122 11.58% 14.16%
Bonds $5,170,749 34.44% 19.29%
Federal payments $2,901,205 19.32% 7.10%
Local Governments and Other $323,930 2.16% 9.58%
Total $15,013,097 100.00% 9.38%
State Disbursements for Highways (SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $9,025,850 60.08% 12.13%
Maintenance and Services $1,999,832 13.31% 9.08%
Administration and Misc. $302,763 2.02% 3.57%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $819,539 5.45% 8.71%
Interest $1,014,366 6.75% 12.82%
Bond Retirement $1,417,114 9.43% 9.05%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $444,404 2.96% 3.11%
Total $15,023,868 100.00% 9.87%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $3,266,787 87.74% 10.27%
Mass Transit Account $456,426 12.26% 9.82%
Total $3,723,213 100.00% 10.21%
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