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Changes on Urban Arterial Roads by Region and State – November 2012 Traffic Volume Trends – Travel Monitoring and Traffic Volume – OHPI – FHWA

Travel Monitoring and Traffic Volume

November 2012 Traffic Volume Trends

Changes on Urban Arterial Roads by Region and State

Table – 4. Changes on Urban Arterial Roads by Region and State**
Region And State November October
Number of Stations Vehicle-Miles (Millions) Percent Change Number of Stations Vehicle-Miles (Millions) Percent Change
2012 (Preliminary) 2011 2012 (Revised) 2011
Northeast
Connecticut 27 1,849 1,883 -1.8 27 1,918 1,960 -2.1
Maine 15 211 214 -1.7 15 225 232 -3.3
Massachusetts - 3,196 3,256 -1.9 54 3,332 3,389 -1.7
New Hampshire 23 330 330 -0.1 22 486 492 -1.2
New Jersey 1 4,634 4,630 0.1 70 4,624 4,589 0.8
New York 86 5,556 5,696 -2.5 85 6,183 6,375 -3.0
Pennsylvania 19 3,987 3,983 0.1 20 4,234 4,220 0.3
Rhode Island 40 429 433 -1.0 42 424 421 0.6
Vermont 14 97 97 -0.5 14 104 107 -2.5
Subtotal   20,289 20,522 -1.1   21,530 21,785 -1.2
South Atlantic
Delaware 16 340 354 -4.0 17 364 383 -5.0
District of Columbia - 204 204 -0.3 1 216 223 -3.3
Florida 117 8,359 8,308 0.6 119 8,886 8,663 2.6
Georgia 108 3,735 3,745 -0.3 118 4,279 4,191 2.1
Maryland - 2,922 2,923 0.0 40 3,101 3,169 -2.1
North Carolina 21 3,575 3,557 0.5 20 3,760 3,734 0.7
South Carolina 38 1,521 1,511 0.7 35 1,669 1,633 2.2
Virginia 330 3,401 3,400 0.0 331 3,491 3,588 -2.7
West Virginia 10 738 743 -0.6 7 652 631 3.2
Subtotal   24,795 24,745 0.2   26,418 26,215 0.8
North Central
Illinois 21 4,791 4,731 1.3 23 5,567 5,518 0.9
Indiana 26 2,319 2,350 -1.3 26 2,620 2,591 1.1
Iowa 33 725 722 0.4 29 831 822 1.1
Kansas - 1,008 1,001 0.7 12 973 938 3.8
Michigan 50 4,221 4,132 2.2 50 4,618 4,496 2.7
Minnesota 26 2,110 2,106 0.2 27 2,224 2,238 -0.6
Missouri 64 2,194 2,183 0.5 65 2,245 2,240 0.2
Nebraska 14 553 545 1.5 13 588 585 0.5
North Dakota 8 143 145 -1.4 8 172 169 1.9
Ohio 74 4,604 4,550 1.2 75 4,705 4,692 0.3
South Dakota 9 158 159 -1.0 9 168 171 -1.9
Wisconsin - 1,778 1,750 1.6 53 1,878 1,860 0.9
Subtotal   24,604 24,374 0.9   26,589 26,320 1.0
South Gulf
Alabama 28 1,709 1,678 1.9 29 1,849 1,803 2.6
Arkansas 1 876 885 -1.0 - 979 983 -0.4
Kentucky 10 1,370 1,357 1.0 9 1,486 1,460 1.7
Louisiana - 1,778 1,743 2.0 4 1,771 1,884 -6.0
Mississippi - 902 885 1.9 24 980 972 0.9
Oklahoma - 1,588 1,561 1.7 - 1,655 1,614 2.6
Tennessee 5 2,677 2,563 4.4 7 2,658 2,617 1.6
Texas 82 11,419 11,187 2.1 79 12,104 11,754 3.0
Subtotal   22,319 21,859 2.1   23,482 23,087 1.7
West
Alaska - 135 137 -0.9 47 175 170 3.4
Arizona 9 2,547 2,532 0.6 15 2,617 2,544 2.9
California 30 20,384 20,523 -0.7 12 19,415 19,424 0.0
Colorado 1 2,009 1,833 9.6 9 2,223 2,196 1.2
Hawaii 37 416 408 2.0 37 543 537 1.1
Idaho 77 409 400 2.3 73 437 425 2.8
Montana 6 142 140 1.0 - 158 157 0.7
Nevada 26 1,035 1,046 -1.1 26 1,095 1,102 -0.7
New Mexico 25 599 609 -1.6 28 680 680 0.1
Oregon 37 1,112 1,109 0.4 35 1,207 1,196 0.9
Utah 41 1,044 1,030 1.3 43 1,143 1,119 2.1
Washington 17 2,426 2,391 1.5 - 2,562 2,596 -1.3
Wyoming 24 124 123 1.2 24 146 148 -1.1
Subtotal   32,382 32,281 0.3   32,401 32,294 0.3
Totals 1,646 124,389 123,781 0.5 1,928 130,420 129,701 0.6

Note: Where Number of STATIONS are shown as dashes, the values for the Vehicle-Miles and Percent Change are derived from the estimated VMT based on data from surrounding States or the nationwide average VMT.

 

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