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Highway Statistics Series

State Statistical Abstracts 2014

WISCONSIN

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Population / Land Area % of National
Total Population (DL-1C - Resident Pop) 5,757,564 1.8%
Total Land Area Square Miles (PS-1) 54,158 1.5%
Motor Fuel Usage (000) Distribution % of National
Gasoline/Gasohol (Table MF-33GA) 2,617,177 76.5% 1.9%
Special Fuel (Table MF-33SF) 802,010 23.5% 2.0%
Total Fuel 3,419,187 100.0%
On Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 2,594,781 97.4% 1.9%
Off Highway Gasoline (MF-21 in 000s) 69,106 2.6% 2.0%
Public Road Length (Table HM-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 91,631 79.5% 3.1%
Urban 23,581 20.5% 2.0%
Total 115,212 100.0% 2.8%
Public Road Length (Miles) by Functional System (HM-20) Distribution % of National
Interstate 743 0.6% 1.6%
Other Freeways & Expressways 572 0.5% 3.3%
Other Principal Arterials 4,900 4.3% 3.1%
Minor Arterial 7,441 6.5% 3.0%
Major Collector 14,931 13.0% 2.8%
Minor Collector 8,653 7.5% 3.2%
Local 77,972 67.7% 2.7%
Total 115,212 100.0% 4.0%
Functional System Lane Length (HM-60) Distribution % of National
Interstate 3,228 1.4% 1.5%
Other Freeways/Expressways 2,403 1.0% 3.2%
Other Principal Arterials 13,433 5.6% 2.9%
Minor Arterial 15,835 6.6% 2.8%
Major Collector 30,091 12.6% 2.7%
Minor Collector 17,306 7.3% 3.2%
Local 155,944 65.5% 2.7%
Total 238,240 100.0% 2.7%
Vehicle Miles Traveled - (Millions) - (VM-2) Distribution % of National
Rural 30,980 51.6% 3.4%
Urban 29,073 48.4% 1.4%
Total 60,053 100.0% 2.0%
Vehicle Miles Traveled by Functional System (Millions- VM-2) Distribution % of National
Interstate 10,388 17.3% 1.4%
Other Freeways/Expressways 6,447 10.7% 0.9%
Other Principal Arterial 15,265 25.4% 2.3%
Minor Arterial 10,164 16.9% 1.9%
Major Collector 9,869 16.4% 1.5%
Minor Collector 1,920 3.2% 3.1%
Local 6,000 10.0% 1.4%
Total 60,053 100.0% 2.0%
Driver Licenses (DL-22) Distribution % of National
Male 2,096,238 50.05% 1.98%
Female 2,091,956 49.95% 1.93%
Total 4,188,194 100.00% 1.96%
Motor Fuel Tax Rates (MF-121T) - ($)
Gasoline $0.31
Diesel $0.31
Gasohol $0.31

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 2,194,650 41.10% 1.93%
Buses 13,037 0.24% 1.50%
Trucks 2,851,317 53.39% 2.08%
Total 5,059,004
Motorcycles 281,151 5.26% 3.34%
Grand Total 5,340,155 100.00% 2.05%
Fatally Injured in Vehicle Crashes (FI-20) Distribution % of National
Rural 339 66.86% 2.05%
Urban 167 32.94% 1.08%
Unknown 1 0.20% 0.14%
Total 507 100% 1.55%

Highway Finance ($000)

State Funding for Highways (Summary) - SF-21 (000) % of National
Receipts $3,286,054 1.98%
Disbursements $3,098,788 1.98%
Revenues Received by State for Highways (Table SF-1) % of National
Highway User Revenues $1,437,301 41.02% 2.10%
General Fund Appropriations $189,057 5.40% 1.96%
Other State Imposts $71,695 2.05% 0.69%
Miscellaneous $30,756 0.88% 0.30%
Bonds $881,790 25.17% 2.87%
Federal payments $784,694 22.40% 1.89%
Local Governments and Other $108,243 3.09% 3.43%
Total $3,503,536 100.00% 2.02%
Disbursements Used by States for Highways (Table SF-2) % of National
Capital Outlay $1,652,724 49.84% 2.05%
Maintenance and Services $239,822 7.23% 1.02%
Administration and Misc. $217,244 6.55% 2.59%
Highway Law Enforcment & Safety $79,606 2.40% 0.84%
Interest $161,087 4.86% 1.97%
Bond Retirement $510,036 15.38% 2.62%
Grants-in-aid to Locals $455,751 13.74% 3.01%
Total $3,316,270 100.00% 2.01%
Attributed Federal Trust Fund Receipts - FY15 ($000) (Table FE-9) % of National
Highway Account $696,535 86.18% 1.95%
Mass Transit Account $111,676 13.82% 1.94%
Total $808,211 100.00% 1.95%
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