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August 2017 Traffic Volume Trends

Changes on Rural Arterial Roads by Region and State

Table - 4. Changes on Urban Arterial Roads by Region and State**
Region And State August July
Number of Stations Vehicle-Miles (Millions) Percent Change Number of Stations Vehicle-Miles (Millions) Percent Change
2017 (Preliminary) 2016 2017 (Revised) 2016
Northeast
Connecticut 15 2,073 2,099 -1.2 14 2,066 2,099 -1.5
Maine 24 231 234 -1.4 24 242 245 -1.3
Massachusetts 43 4,170 4,083 2.1 44 4,119 4,094 0.6
New Hampshire 78 591 587 0.6 81 557 559 -0.3
New Jersey 36 4,686 4,635 1.1 45 4,433 4,417 0.4
New York 72 6,913 6,882 0.5 78 6,605 6,606 0.0
Pennsylvania 18 4,759 4,628 2.8 20 4,552 4,485 1.5
Rhode Island 32 650 634 2.5 62 548 549 -0.2
Vermont 8 142 141 0.5 8 137 137 -0.5
Subtotal 24,215 23,923 1.2 23,259 23,191 0.3
South Atlantic
Delaware 12 519 516 0.5 11 457 457 0.0
District of Columbia 3 257 258 -0.4 3 161 163 -1.1
Florida 131 10,046 9,814 2.4 132 9,949 9,881 0.7
Georgia 78 5,563 5,527 0.7 81 5,049 5,037 0.2
Maryland 22 3,774 3,750 0.7 22 3,879 3,800 2.1
North Carolina 19 4,768 4,736 0.7 20 4,939 4,892 1.0
South Carolina 38 1,956 1,939 0.9 35 1,917 1,917 0.0
Virginia 359 4,474 4,457 0.4 367 4,362 4,383 -0.5
West Virginia 16 671 665 0.8 18 717 727 -1.5
Subtotal 32,028 31,662 1.2 31,430 31,257 0.6
North Central
Illinois 47 5,042 5,016 0.5 45 4,864 4,923 -1.2
Indiana - 2,758 2,735 0.8 19 2,837 2,854 -0.6
Iowa 23 1,018 985 3.4 22 963 945 1.9
Kansas 18 1,034 997 3.7 18 986 956 3.1
Michigan 51 4,860 4,832 0.6 50 5,078 4,916 3.3
Minnesota 23 2,355 2,335 0.9 26 2,294 2,344 -2.1
Missouri 66 2,839 2,831 0.3 66 2,655 2,667 -0.4
Nebraska 14 580 590 -1.7 13 584 590 -1.0
North Dakota 8 156 154 1.6 8 176 176 -0.3
Ohio 75 5,220 5,139 1.6 77 4,951 4,983 -0.6
South Dakota 3 208 206 1.4 2 194 192 1.1
Wisconsin 92 2,316 2,271 2.0 97 2,283 2,265 0.8
Subtotal 28,386 28,091 1.1 27,865 27,811 0.2
South Gulf
Alabama 53 2,318 2,299 0.8 55 2,160 2,145 0.7
Arkansas 11 1,208 1,199 0.8 9 1,257 1,283 -2.0
Kentucky 15 1,754 1,735 1.1 20 1,430 1,464 -2.3
Louisiana 3 2,183 2,276 -4.1 2 2,229 2,081 7.2
Mississippi 22 1,057 1,056 0.1 19 1,108 1,110 -0.2
Oklahoma 24 1,768 1,758 0.6 25 1,693 1,698 -0.3
Tennessee 6 3,146 3,103 1.4 16 3,562 3,562 0.0
Texas 77 13,458 13,545 -0.6 78 13,315 13,392 -0.6
Subtotal 26,892 26,971 -0.3 26,754 26,735 0.1
West
Alaska 46 205 204 0.4 48 204 200 1.9
Arizona 24 2,647 2,655 -0.3 32 2,914 2,905 0.3
California 106 21,423 21,093 1.6 105 20,974 20,532 2.2
Colorado 22 2,883 2,824 2.1 24 2,439 2,412 1.1
Hawaii 49 523 524 -0.1 47 461 462 -0.2
Idaho - 543 529 2.5 - 519 506 2.6
Montana 11 297 303 -2.0 3 313 309 1.2
Nevada 29 1,218 1,151 5.8 30 1,189 1,135 4.8
New Mexico 26 713 713 0.0 32 776 782 -0.8
Oregon 42 1,598 1,571 1.8 40 1,545 1,514 2.1
Utah 53 1,587 1,540 3.0 55 1,416 1,395 1.6
Washington 67 3,254 3,187 2.1 67 3,295 3,230 2.0
Wyoming 16 163 165 -0.8 16 153 155 -1.3
Subtotal 37,054 36,459 1.6 36,198 35,537 1.9
Totals 2,126 148,577 147,107 1.0 2,231 145,509 144,530 0.7

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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