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Highway Statistics Series

State Statistical Abstracts 2014

NEW YORK

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Population / Land Area % of National
Total Population (DL-1C - Resident Pop) 19,746,227 6.2%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 47,126 1.3%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 5,561,069 80.1% 4.0%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 1,383,409 19.9% 3.5%
Total Fuel 6,944,478 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 5,510,992 97.2% 4.0%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 158,103 2.8% 4.5%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 64,738 56.4% 2.2%
Urban 50,069 43.6% 4.2%
Total 114,807 100.0% 2.7%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 1,737 1.5% 3.6%
Other Freeways & Expressways 929 0.8% 5.4%
Other Principal Arterials 5,230 4.6% 3.3%
Minor Arterial 8,446 7.4% 3.4%
Major Collector 11,138 9.7% 2.1%
Minor Collector 9,590 8.4% 3.6%
Local 77,737 67.7% 2.7%
Total 114,807 100.0% 4.0%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 8,007 3.3% 3.6%
Other Freeways/Expressways 4,277 1.8% 5.6%
Other Principal Arterials 13,949 5.8% 3.0%
Minor Arterial 18,964 7.8% 3.4%
Major Collector 22,594 9.3% 2.1%
Minor Collector 19,182 7.9% 3.5%
Local 155,474 64.1% 2.7%
Total 242,447 100.0% 2.8%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 31,164 24.1% 3.4%
Urban 98,099 75.9% 4.7%
Total 129,263 100.0% 4.3%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 27,016 20.9% 3.6%
Other Freeways/Expressways 18,030 13.9% 2.4%
Other Principal Arterial 22,981 17.8% 3.5%
Minor Arterial 21,385 16.5% 4.0%
Major Collector 11,300 8.7% 1.7%
Minor Collector 9,427 7.3% 15.4%
Local 19,124 14.8% 4.5%
Total 129,263 100.0% 4.3%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 5,806,337 51.30% 5.48%
Female 5,511,861 48.70% 5.09%
Total 11,318,198 100.00% 5.29%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.27
Diesel $0.25
Gasohol $0.27

Tax Rates as of Dec 2014.

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 5,159,696 47.32% 4.53%
Buses 26,172 0.24% 3.00%
Trucks 5,371,542 49.26% 3.92%
Total 10,557,410
Motorcycles 346,210 3.18% 4.11%
Grand Total 10,903,620 100.00% 4.19%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 390 37.54% 2.36%
Urban 649 62.46% 4.22%
Unknown 0 0.00% 0.00%
Total 1039 100% 3.18%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $12,457,417 7.51%
Disbursements $11,309,131 7.21%
Revenues Received by State for Highways (Table SF-1) % of National
Highway User Revenues $2,920,344 23.29% 4.27%
General Fund Appropriations $710,462 5.67% 7.37%
Other State Imposts $1,781,100 14.20% 17.24%
Miscellaneous $1,978,543 15.78% 19.53%
Bonds $3,265,310 26.04% 10.63%
Federal payments $1,869,977 14.91% 4.51%
Local Governments and Other $13,671 0.11% 0.43%
Total $12,539,407 100.00% 7.21%
Disbursements Used by States for Highways (Table SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $5,344,600 46.92% 6.64%
Maintenance and Services $1,515,455 13.30% 6.46%
Administration and Misc. $349,395 3.07% 4.16%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $413,669 3.63% 4.36%
Interest $908,081 7.97% 11.09%
Bond Retirement $2,457,749 21.58% 12.62%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $402,172 3.53% 2.66%
Total $11,391,121 100.00% 6.92%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - FY15 ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $1,359,139 85.99% 3.80%
Mass Transit Account $221,526 14.01% 3.84%
Total $1,580,665 100.00% 3.81%
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