Table 1-72: Annual Highway Congestion Cost

Table 1-72: Annual Highway Congestion Cost

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Urban area Population group Annual congestion cost per auto commuter (2010 dollars) Annual congestion cost (2009 dollars- millions)
Value Rank Value Rank
(R) 1998 (R) 1999 (R) 2000 (R) 2001 (R) 2002 (R) 2003 (R) 2004 (R) 2005 (R) 2006 (R) 2007 (R) 2008 (R) 2009 2010 (R) 1998 (R) 1999 (R) 2000 (R) 2001 (R) 2002 (R) 2003 (R) 2004 (R) 2005 (R) 2006 (R) 2007 (R) 2008 (R) 2009 2010 (R) 1998 (R) 1999 (R) 2000 (R) 2001 (R) 2002 (R) 2003 (R) 2004 (R) 2005 (R) 2006 (R) 2007 (R) 2008 (R) 2009 2010 (R) 1998 (R) 1999 (R) 2000 (R) 2001 (R) 2002 (R) 2003 (R) 2004 (R) 2005 (R) 2006 (R) 2007 (R) 2008 (R) 2009 2010
Akron, OH Medium 416 423 420 412 392 377 414 422 468 298 311 301 288 53 59 61 68 70 78 79 80 79 89 79 84 85 121 124 125 125 121 119 135 139 154 129 133 128 120 57 60 61 61 64 67 65 67 69 80 72 78 79
Albany-Schenectady, NY Medium 224 240 279 303 323 365 428 459 543 469 360 383 359 87 88 87 87 86 81 75 75 68 62 72 66 72 57 62 73 80 87 101 122 134 163 190 153 163 155 78 80 79 79 79 74 71 69 65 64 65 66 70
Albuquerque, NM Medium 616 656 614 604 561 606 704 798 856 700 604 563 525 24 29 35 39 47 48 39 34 33 30 31 39 44 184 195 183 182 168 184 215 246 266 288 244 236 228 43 45 50 53 55 57 55 53 54 51 53 56 58
Allentown-Bethlehem, PA-NJ Medium 483 438 479 484 487 480 526 565 550 464 424 441 432 43 57 57 57 59 64 63 59 66 64 62 57 59 153 141 157 160 162 161 179 192 187 206 189 199 197 51 57 56 58 57 59 59 59 60 60 60 60 60
Anchorage, AK Small 343 346 368 423 439 428 445 450 495 415 309 275 272 65 70 71 65 65 67 68 77 74 71 81 90 90 57 58 63 73 78 77 82 82 93 96 65 60 61 78 82 82 82 82 85 84 86 85 86 92 94 94
Atlanta, GA Very large 1,013 1,026 1,164 1,216 1,271 1,331 1,412 1,559 1,578 1,066 938 913 924 5 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 7 13 12 11 1,529 1,598 1,854 1,976 2,092 2,213 2,372 2,645 2,710 2,566 2,364 2,372 2,489 6 6 6 7 7 8 9 9 9 9 11 11 9
Austin, TX Medium 613 703 760 844 873 988 1,109 1,307 1,288 875 802 762 743 27 26 23 21 22 16 14 12 15 18 19 19 23 236 278 310 358 382 441 509 617 625 629 600 595 617 37 37 37 32 34 33 30 29 29 29 28 28 28
Bakersfield, CA Medium 81 84 90 94 116 129 163 190 186 143 204 252 232 100 101 101 101 101 101 100 98 100 99 95 93 96 17 18 20 22 27 32 41 50 52 52 76 96 91 98 98 98 99 98 97 96 94 95 94 87 82 84
Baltimore, MD Large 744 776 905 1,002 1,216 1,298 1,365 1,473 1,533 1,139 1,010 1,050 1,102 15 17 15 12 6 6 6 6 6 6 8 6 6 764 799 949 1,074 1,330 1,448 1,543 1,685 1,773 1,830 1,637 1,745 1,853 17 19 19 18 14 14 14 15 14 15 17 15 14
Baton Rouge, LA Medium 614 742 778 816 824 952 1,039 1,116 1,089 785 851 846 832 25 18 20 24 26 18 18 20 23 25 15 15 15 114 142 153 162 166 195 217 239 268 281 311 318 329 59 55 57 57 56 55 54 54 53 52 46 48 47
Beaumont, TX Small 260 310 354 391 468 501 552 593 607 468 448 417 445 81 79 76 69 62 61 60 58 60 63 55 61 58 29 35 40 44 54 59 65 71 73 76 75 71 77 93 92 91 91 89 90 89 90 92 90 88 92 91
Birmingham, AL Medium 560 582 638 652 668 702 755 788 808 592 524 576 556 31 35 33 34 35 35 35 35 40 44 43 37 37 174 182 201 212 223 243 270 289 304 315 288 331 326 45 48 48 49 48 46 46 47 48 47 50 45 48
Boise, ID Small 325 361 394 470 456 480 485 531 578 435 336 388 345 69 65 66 58 64 63 66 64 62 66 76 64 78 35 40 45 56 57 62 65 74 83 86 65 78 75 89 89 88 87 88 89 89 89 88 88 92 90 92
Boston, MA-NH-RI Very large 797 827 938 992 1,081 1,147 1,318 1,421 1,446 1,031 1,030 981 980 12 13 12 13 8 8 7 7 7 9 6 8 9 1,352 1,401 1,600 1,709 1,878 2,007 2,334 2,561 2,657 2,566 2,452 2,388 2,393 9 11 10 11 10 10 10 10 10 9 9 10 11
Boulder, CO Small 476 505 551 583 558 570 617 648 734 485 409 294 288 44 43 44 43 51 53 51 53 49 59 65 85 85 33 35 38 40 39 41 44 47 55 48 40 30 30 90 92 93 93 93 93 93 96 94 96 99 101 100
Bridgeport-Stamford, CT-NY Medium 735 827 927 980 1,040 1,065 1,055 1,187 1,312 968 805 719 745 16 14 14 14 12 13 17 18 13 12 18 21 21 248 283 323 350 385 399 400 457 512 539 460 429 441 35 35 35 34 33 34 36 36 34 33 36 37 38
Brownsville, TX Small 119 126 162 179 188 216 220 257 262 202 259 289 321 98 99 96 95 95 94 95 95 95 97 90 86 81 10 10 14 16 17 19 20 24 25 27 37 43 50 100 101 101 101 101 101 101 101 101 101 101 99 96
Buffalo, NY Large 227 264 323 336 354 440 438 488 548 407 327 350 358 86 85 82 80 77 65 72 68 67 73 77 76 73 122 143 177 184 192 237 234 257 287 276 222 236 234 56 54 52 52 52 47 50 51 49 53 57 56 56
Cape Coral, FL Small 475 481 482 543 561 600 626 674 809 610 459 474 464 46 51 55 49 49 49 50 49 39 42 53 54 55 69 73 75 91 99 114 125 142 182 191 148 154 158 75 76 78 75 74 69 69 65 64 63 68 70 68
Charleston-North Charleston, SC Medium 484 507 531 546 570 638 682 693 796 598 493 552 529 42 42 47 47 46 44 42 47 41 43 47 41 43 101 107 116 120 127 144 157 161 187 193 166 193 195 63 64 62 63 61 61 61 62 60 62 63 61 61
Charlotte, NC-SC Large 320 359 444 469 528 552 635 667 730 565 554 554 539 70 66 60 59 54 55 48 51 50 46 37 40 39 110 129 168 186 219 237 277 294 327 354 360 370 378 60 58 53 51 49 47 45 46 44 43 42 42 41
Chicago, IL-IN Very large 1,168 1,198 1,271 1,322 1,562 1,656 1,825 2,039 2,075 1,589 1,463 1,589 1,568 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 1 1 4,145 4,262 4,530 4,744 5,646 6,032 6,702 7,543 7,692 7,661 7,227 8,209 8,206 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN Large 529 522 593 574 598 641 647 683 696 542 437 393 427 37 39 37 44 44 42 45 48 53 52 57 63 60 388 395 458 455 484 530 536 570 590 610 492 445 486 28 28 28 28 28 28 29 30 30 30 33 35 35
Cleveland, OH Large 363 395 407 363 348 351 420 412 428 307 381 376 383 62 61 64 75 80 82 76 82 85 86 67 68 65 296 323 334 298 286 288 346 339 350 336 439 423 418 33 32 33 38 41 43 40 42 43 44 37 39 39
Colorado Springs, CO Medium 598 732 895 958 954 950 905 1,212 1,197 819 596 603 602 29 20 16 15 15 19 26 16 17 23 33 34 34 130 165 213 230 232 233 222 304 309 291 222 234 231 54 51 46 45 46 49 53 45 47 50 57 58 57
Columbia, SC Small 259 301 356 378 397 434 460 486 618 563 503 535 533 82 81 75 71 69 66 67 69 57 47 45 42 41 56 66 79 85 90 100 107 114 147 180 160 174 181 80 79 76 78 78 75 77 78 71 65 64 63 64
Columbus, OH Large 317 321 326 343 352 380 443 465 471 327 364 335 344 71 76 81 79 78 77 69 73 78 83 70 79 79 152 158 163 177 185 204 239 251 256 252 304 279 289 52 52 54 54 53 54 49 52 55 57 48 50 51
Corpus Christi, TX Small 139 167 172 207 200 213 230 254 219 205 194 200 194 96 94 94 94 94 95 94 96 97 96 97 98 98 25 30 31 38 37 39 43 48 41 49 46 51 50 94 94 95 94 94 94 95 95 96 95 96 96 96
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Very Large 660 782 864 900 953 1,007 1,150 1,273 1,392 960 962 927 924 20 16 17 17 16 14 13 13 9 13 12 10 11 1,201 1,462 1,660 1,764 1,922 2,087 2,452 2,789 3,115 3,177 3,244 3,249 3,365 12 10 8 9 9 9 7 7 6 6 5 5 5
Dayton, OH Medium 335 370 369 326 311 301 369 353 361 249 295 286 277 66 63 70 81 87 90 85 90 90 93 85 87 88 125 142 143 128 123 120 148 141 145 130 151 146 140 55 55 59 60 63 66 64 66 73 79 66 72 73
Denver-Aurora, CO Large 826 916 1,024 1,046 1,017 1,069 1,178 1,338 1,342 951 970 933 993 10 9 9 9 13 12 9 9 12 14 11 9 8 778 876 1,006 1,090 1,062 1,127 1,252 1,438 1,471 1,496 1,534 1,523 1,659 16 16 16 17 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 16 16
Detroit, MI Very large 680 718 769 832 885 942 976 1,015 1,101 826 753 662 687 17 23 22 22 19 21 23 25 21 22 21 28 26 1,385 1,463 1,567 1,699 1,810 1,930 1,998 2,068 2,232 2,272 2,020 1,810 1,828 7 8 11 12 12 11 12 12 12 12 12 14 15
El Paso, TX-NM Medium 255 323 406 443 458 481 582 638 683 498 486 423 427 83 74 65 62 63 62 57 54 54 56 49 58 60 85 110 139 152 159 168 205 226 244 239 229 203 214 68 62 60 59 59 58 57 58 58 58 55 59 59
Eugene, OR Small 177 235 300 246 259 286 288 334 308 230 212 181 171 91 89 84 90 91 91 91 91 92 95 94 100 100 21 28 36 31 33 37 37 43 41 40 38 33 30 96 95 94 96 96 95 97 97 96 98 100 100 100
Fresno, CA Medium 307 341 388 352 350 347 353 386 405 316 235 286 260 72 73 67 77 79 84 89 86 87 84 93 87 92 85 95 110 100 104 105 109 121 132 138 108 136 123 68 67 65 71 70 72 75 75 76 75 81 75 78
Grand Rapids, MI Medium 335 352 360 365 357 371 415 433 454 335 343 369 372 67 69 73 74 76 79 78 79 81 82 75 70 69 86 93 98 102 102 109 123 130 137 135 146 162 156 67 69 70 70 72 70 70 71 75 77 69 67 69
Greensboro, NC Small 451 511 560 639 676 662 511 504 477 339 297 313 358 48 40 42 36 34 40 64 67 76 80 84 83 73 61 71 79 94 101 102 80 80 77 75 71 77 90 77 77 76 74 73 73 87 88 90 91 91 91 85
Hartford, CT Medium 414 459 515 503 514 520 592 632 741 557 471 465 501 54 54 51 56 57 60 55 55 48 49 51 55 49 171 192 216 212 218 222 254 273 322 326 274 274 295 47 46 45 49 50 50 48 48 45 46 51 51 50
Honolulu, HI Medium 505 499 499 525 504 578 628 735 761 611 588 598 620 40 46 54 52 58 52 49 42 46 41 35 35 33 161 158 158 168 161 185 201 236 245 273 265 274 287 48 52 55 55 58 56 58 55 57 54 52 51 52
Houston, TX Very large 767 835 933 1,027 1,059 1,070 1,205 1,352 1,418 1,024 1,256 1,136 1,171 13 12 13 11 11 11 8 8 8 10 4 4 4 1,177 1,315 1,510 1,723 1,821 1,854 2,099 2,369 2,491 2,564 3,145 2,979 3,203 13 13 12 10 11 12 11 11 11 11 6 6 6
Indianapolis, IN Large 631 621 672 688 723 739 763 777 778 562 523 519 506 22 32 31 33 32 33 33 38 44 48 44 46 47 306 303 328 339 360 371 387 405 417 424 416 424 443 30 33 34 36 36 37 37 37 38 39 38 38 37
Indio-Cathedral City-Palm Springs, CA Medium 330 316 295 291 276 349 382 467 510 374 277 285 279 68 77 85 88 90 83 83 72 73 76 88 89 87 56 59 61 64 64 87 102 135 159 151 114 118 116 80 81 83 85 85 80 79 68 67 70 80 79 80
Jackson, MS Small 207 233 260 322 360 365 441 506 609 493 424 420 418 89 90 89 82 75 80 70 66 59 58 62 60 63 46 53 59 74 83 86 105 122 148 152 127 130 128 84 85 84 81 80 82 78 74 70 69 75 77 76
Jacksonville, FL Medium 505 504 522 521 604 671 734 753 786 636 564 517 496 39 44 50 54 43 37 36 41 42 36 36 47 50 224 226 239 245 289 328 374 394 421 460 408 381 371 40 40 41 43 39 39 38 38 37 37 39 41 42
Kansas City, MO-KS Large 600 709 686 691 666 705 639 715 778 525 450 422 464 28 25 29 32 36 34 46 43 43 54 54 59 55 406 485 480 485 483 520 472 527 582 533 474 455 501 26 26 27 27 29 29 33 32 31 35 35 34 34
Knoxville, TN Medium 536 549 539 534 525 544 553 542 515 426 428 417 423 36 37 46 50 55 56 59 62 72 70 61 61 62 104 109 113 115 115 122 127 129 128 142 145 145 151 62 63 63 65 68 65 66 72 77 73 70 73 71
Lancaster-Palmdale, CA Medium 194 196 218 243 281 318 337 365 407 307 293 329 312 90 92 91 91 89 88 90 89 86 86 86 81 84 45 47 55 62 74 87 94 104 120 122 119 138 132 86 87 85 86 84 80 81 81 80 81 79 74 74
Laredo, TX Small 143 158 158 174 165 195 181 187 210 255 281 259 264 94 95 97 97 98 97 99 99 98 91 87 92 91 16 18 19 22 21 26 25 27 31 39 43 44 46 99 98 99 99 100 100 100 100 100 99 97 98 99
Las Vegas, NV Large 450 484 508 524 561 625 708 775 819 633 544 615 532 50 49 53 53 48 47 38 39 38 37 40 32 42 241 272 304 319 346 392 447 497 529 568 497 584 530 36 38 38 37 37 36 35 35 33 31 32 29 33
Little Rock, AR Small 306 359 346 415 332 403 533 531 612 525 437 490 490 73 67 77 66 85 70 61 63 58 54 57 50 51 46 54 53 65 53 65 92 98 116 142 128 150 149 84 84 87 84 90 88 82 82 81 73 73 71 72
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA Very large 1,420 1,533 1,615 1,733 1,765 1,785 1,949 2,067 2,197 1,586 1,258 1,299 1,334 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 3 3 3 3 8,034 8,707 9,203 9,913 10,138 10,295 11,298 12,018 12,823 12,711 10,115 10,660 10,999 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Louisville, KY-IN Large 451 481 512 466 517 540 594 595 596 433 429 443 477 49 50 52 60 56 57 54 57 61 68 60 56 52 200 216 232 214 242 262 298 307 315 310 306 330 353 42 41 44 47 45 45 44 44 46 48 47 46 45
Madison, WI Small 109 127 136 148 154 166 184 179 198 142 191 236 246 99 98 99 99 99 99 98 100 99 100 98 95 93 18 22 24 26 28 30 35 34 38 37 50 65 70 97 97 97 97 97 98 98 99 99 100 95 93 93
McAllen, TX Medium 56 87 111 135 137 144 154 159 167 133 116 127 125 101 100 100 100 100 100 101 101 101 101 101 101 101 9 14 19 24 25 29 33 36 41 45 43 48 50 101 100 99 98 99 99 99 98 96 97 97 97 96
Memphis, TN-MS-AR Large 406 413 482 517 531 598 638 660 701 497 437 488 477 57 60 56 55 53 50 47 52 52 57 57 51 52 208 213 249 268 278 316 341 356 380 358 318 366 358 41 42 40 40 42 40 41 41 40 42 43 43 43
Miami, FL Very Large 551 640 769 831 882 941 998 1,072 1,100 828 704 785 785 32 31 21 23 20 22 21 22 22 21 26 18 19 1,233 1,463 1,854 2,044 2,183 2,376 2,603 2,830 2,909 2,960 2,520 2,881 2,906 11 8 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 8 7 7
Milwaukee, WI Large 536 585 632 604 610 631 669 699 673 534 530 496 541 35 34 34 40 40 46 43 46 55 53 42 48 38 343 384 425 417 434 451 481 503 486 527 516 487 549 29 29 29 31 31 32 32 33 36 36 31 33 32
Minneapolis - St. Paul, MN Large 883 945 1,030 1,150 1,065 1,098 1,166 1,325 1,297 933 1,002 855 916 7 8 8 7 9 10 11 11 14 15 9 14 13 943 1,030 1,133 1,286 1,196 1,251 1,336 1,536 1,534 1,562 1,700 1,485 1,595 14 14 14 14 16 16 17 17 17 17 15 17 17
Nashville-Davidson, TN Large 614 666 759 793 876 961 1,018 1,075 1,058 789 679 710 722 26 27 24 26 21 17 19 21 25 24 27 23 24 229 262 312 340 398 456 496 539 536 546 482 531 556 39 39 36 35 32 31 31 31 32 32 34 32 31
New Haven, CT Medium 550 641 686 761 763 769 702 785 820 629 554 577 559 33 30 30 30 30 30 40 36 37 38 37 36 36 146 172 189 214 218 222 206 235 247 256 227 241 235 53 50 49 47 50 50 56 56 56 56 56 55 55
New Orleans, LA Large 519 552 553 544 555 594 610 672 852 613 589 659 746 38 36 43 48 52 51 53 50 34 40 34 30 20 272 289 289 286 288 305 310 338 368 373 375 434 453 34 34 39 39 40 41 43 43 41 41 41 36 36
New York-Newark, NY-NJ-CT Very large 638 723 753 765 804 943 1,086 1,250 1,277 1,221 1,088 1,095 1,126 21 22 25 27 27 20 15 15 16 5 5 5 5 4,566 5,223 5,578 5,707 6,065 7,232 8,406 9,759 10,088 10,147 9,177 9,466 9,794 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Oklahoma City, OK Medium 404 477 451 530 560 522 530 524 628 545 503 493 476 58 52 58 51 50 59 62 65 56 50 45 49 54 159 190 182 217 232 219 228 232 282 336 313 321 331 49 47 51 46 46 52 51 57 50 44 45 47 46
Omaha, NE-IA Medium 227 242 283 311 332 338 366 387 448 337 401 365 389 85 87 86 85 84 87 86 85 82 81 66 72 64 70 76 90 99 106 109 118 125 147 145 176 162 173 74 75 73 72 69 70 72 73 71 72 61 67 65
Orlando, FL Large 852 885 969 1,039 995 990 1,008 1,047 1,106 846 760 829 791 8 11 11 10 14 15 20 23 20 20 20 16 18 488 516 588 654 642 654 681 729 778 809 733 822 811 23 23 22 22 25 24 26 26 25 25 26 24 26
Oxnard-Ventura, CA Medium 246 310 329 381 405 428 487 556 559 470 356 370 383 84 78 78 70 68 68 65 61 65 61 73 69 65 65 83 90 108 118 128 152 179 185 213 167 180 184 76 73 73 68 66 64 62 61 62 59 62 62 62
Pensacola, FL-AL Small 265 283 306 309 341 385 416 459 532 434 349 365 350 80 83 83 86 82 76 77 76 69 67 74 72 77 45 49 54 56 64 73 81 91 107 113 89 92 93 86 86 86 87 85 86 85 83 84 83 83 83 83
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD Very large 584 618 661 763 828 882 944 1,042 1,080 903 837 872 864 30 33 32 28 25 25 24 24 24 16 17 13 14 1,382 1,486 1,618 1,896 2,089 2,262 2,429 2,681 2,785 2,857 2,669 2,839 2,842 8 7 9 8 8 7 8 8 8 8 7 8 8
Phoenix, AZ Very large 663 738 813 911 867 921 990 1,208 1,187 899 839 828 821 19 19 18 16 23 24 22 17 18 17 16 17 16 743 875 1,010 1,160 1,125 1,216 1,361 1,737 1,748 1,849 1,792 1,838 1,905 18 17 15 15 17 17 16 14 15 14 14 13 13
Pittsburgh, PA Large 630 717 702 761 784 801 860 872 851 676 615 671 641 23 24 28 29 28 29 29 30 35 32 30 26 32 571 648 634 685 704 720 772 783 764 809 747 825 850 21 21 21 21 22 23 23 24 26 25 25 23 23
Portland, OR-WA Large 670 731 792 805 781 834 907 998 1,036 771 716 712 744 18 21 19 25 29 28 25 26 26 26 24 22 22 447 500 555 581 572 631 700 783 834 848 803 816 850 25 24 23 26 26 26 25 24 24 24 24 26 23
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh, NY Medium 143 153 163 168 185 195 218 232 259 192 189 218 205 95 96 95 98 96 96 96 97 96 98 99 97 97 33 36 39 42 48 53 62 69 79 75 75 89 87 90 91 92 92 92 92 92 92 89 91 88 85 87
Providence, RI-MA Large 287 343 382 434 478 533 572 601 573 480 379 361 365 76 71 68 63 61 58 58 56 63 60 69 74 71 173 210 233 266 296 332 361 379 361 401 316 304 302 46 43 42 41 38 38 39 39 42 40 44 49 49
Provo, UT Small 160 177 184 210 215 239 252 283 303 251 237 261 274 93 93 93 93 93 93 93 93 93 92 92 91 89 36 41 43 50 52 59 63 71 77 81 77 87 97 88 88 89 90 91 90 91 90 90 89 86 87 82
Raleigh-Durham, NC Large 455 495 561 592 638 638 702 762 760 627 532 528 537 47 47 41 42 38 45 41 40 47 39 41 44 40 157 177 211 235 269 288 331 375 389 434 381 400 417 50 49 47 44 44 43 42 40 39 38 40 40 40
Richmond, VA Medium 268 273 255 271 283 314 359 380 404 312 307 358 375 79 84 90 89 88 89 88 88 88 85 82 75 68 107 111 109 122 133 155 179 189 202 206 206 243 262 61 61 67 62 60 60 59 60 59 60 59 54 53
Riverside-San Bernardino, CA Large 417 455 527 548 591 685 797 966 1,021 758 657 647 684 52 55 49 46 45 36 32 27 27 27 29 31 27 299 335 400 431 489 586 713 872 941 960 857 849 902 32 30 30 29 27 27 24 22 22 22 23 22 22
Rochester, NY Medium 171 204 218 212 220 245 267 289 326 267 246 230 241 92 91 92 92 92 92 92 92 91 90 91 96 94 56 68 73 73 77 88 98 109 126 137 126 118 124 80 78 79 82 83 79 80 79 78 76 76 79 77
Sacramento, CA Large 475 502 567 609 609 664 762 832 877 649 491 482 507 45 45 39 38 41 38 34 33 32 34 48 52 46 303 328 380 421 447 515 606 681 733 729 561 575 603 31 31 31 30 30 30 28 28 28 28 29 30 29
Salem, OR Small 449 511 573 713 754 662 659 703 850 681 447 480 451 51 41 38 31 31 39 44 45 36 31 56 53 57 49 57 66 86 93 81 83 91 109 114 78 84 80 83 83 81 77 77 83 83 83 83 82 85 89 90
Salt Lake City, UT Large 408 450 530 568 604 639 587 557 572 458 460 530 512 56 56 48 45 42 43 56 60 64 65 52 43 45 177 196 233 255 272 290 270 263 272 295 303 360 357 44 44 42 42 43 42 46 49 51 49 49 44 44
San Antonio, TX Large 403 486 598 609 620 643 725 779 769 576 550 573 591 59 48 36 37 39 41 37 37 45 45 39 38 35 231 280 349 357 369 398 460 501 507 536 537 572 593 38 36 32 33 35 35 34 34 35 34 30 31 30
San Diego, CA Very large 550 657 739 845 932 934 1,056 1,126 1,140 855 856 751 794 34 28 27 20 17 23 16 19 19 19 14 20 17 699 847 967 1,123 1,258 1,279 1,465 1,573 1,606 1,616 1,651 1,473 1,541 19 18 18 16 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 18 18
San Francisco-Oakland, CA Very large 991 1,044 1,225 1,230 1,316 1,402 1,544 1,770 1,855 1,396 1,020 993 1,019 6 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 7 7 7 1,798 1,903 2,241 2,265 2,419 2,563 2,808 3,211 3,356 3,359 2,452 2,460 2,479 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 9 9 10
San Jose, CA Large 812 956 1,074 1,153 1,135 1,189 1,162 1,268 1,384 1,034 740 681 721 11 7 7 6 7 7 12 14 10 8 22 25 25 664 791 892 957 942 987 964 1,053 1,170 1,179 858 821 842 20 20 20 19 19 19 19 20 19 19 22 25 25
San Juan, PR Large 413 472 547 603 649 742 851 844 877 641 597 661 665 55 53 45 41 37 32 30 31 31 35 32 29 29 398 458 536 595 645 743 855 854 898 925 883 1,001 1,012 27 27 26 25 24 22 22 23 23 23 21 21 21
Sarasota-Bradenton, FL Medium 293 342 359 374 389 407 441 462 521 377 261 342 318 74 72 74 72 71 69 71 74 71 75 89 78 82 83 98 105 112 121 131 149 161 185 177 126 171 161 70 66 68 66 64 63 63 62 62 66 76 64 66
Seattle, WA Very large 1,077 1,099 1,102 1,070 1,065 1,135 1,177 1,337 1,384 1,019 994 927 942 4 4 6 8 10 9 10 10 11 11 10 10 10 1,282 1,322 1,340 1,329 1,356 1,490 1,581 1,820 1,912 1,955 1,929 1,857 1,913 10 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 12
Spokane, WA Small 399 432 447 414 418 397 396 401 440 379 361 332 329 60 58 59 67 67 72 81 83 84 74 71 80 80 74 81 84 78 79 80 81 82 90 101 95 91 90 73 74 75 80 81 84 85 86 86 85 82 84 85
Springfield, MA-CT Medium 285 307 327 317 338 339 364 415 447 341 317 366 355 77 80 80 84 83 86 87 81 83 78 78 71 75 96 105 113 110 118 119 127 145 158 154 140 160 161 64 65 63 67 66 67 66 64 68 68 71 69 66
St. Louis, MO-IL Large 849 911 975 890 895 847 885 965 952 657 712 670 642 9 10 10 18 18 27 27 28 29 33 25 27 31 840 904 984 914 930 897 950 1,055 1,054 995 1,098 1,068 1,034 15 15 17 20 20 20 20 19 21 21 20 20 20
Stockton, CA Small 130 143 154 175 185 185 214 259 278 232 185 197 184 97 97 98 96 97 98 97 94 94 94 100 99 99 23 26 29 33 36 37 44 54 59 64 54 59 55 95 96 96 95 95 95 93 93 93 93 94 95 95
Tampa-St Petersburg, FL Large 494 526 566 641 698 757 818 835 927 706 720 688 670 41 38 40 35 33 31 31 32 30 29 23 24 28 462 499 552 643 709 778 909 943 1,067 1,100 1,130 1,108 1,097 24 25 24 23 21 21 21 21 20 20 19 19 19
Toledo, OH-MI Medium 288 323 361 362 347 340 408 385 403 299 200 239 237 75 75 72 76 81 85 80 87 89 88 96 94 95 77 86 97 98 95 95 114 107 112 109 74 88 85 72 71 71 73 75 78 73 80 82 84 90 86 88
Tucson, AZ Medium 349 361 415 461 484 567 612 710 721 543 483 524 506 64 64 63 61 60 54 52 44 51 51 50 45 47 121 127 147 164 173 205 223 262 270 267 240 263 262 57 59 58 56 54 53 52 50 52 55 54 53 53
Tulsa, OK Medium 272 284 328 351 369 395 369 388 464 340 310 345 368 78 82 79 78 74 74 84 84 80 79 80 77 70 91 95 110 119 125 134 126 134 161 159 151 171 183 65 67 65 64 62 62 68 69 66 67 66 64 63
Virginia Beach, VA Large 747 798 742 849 867 866 883 946 1,009 727 667 608 654 14 15 26 19 24 26 28 29 28 28 28 33 30 530 575 543 631 649 650 665 713 760 750 697 627 693 22 22 25 24 23 25 27 27 27 27 27 27 27
Washington, DC-VA-MD Very large 1,274 1,371 1,507 1,618 1,678 1,802 1,891 2,007 2,061 1,734 1,470 1,444 1,495 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 3 3 1 1 2 2 2,059 2,264 2,499 2,772 2,986 3,258 3,439 3,653 3,768 4,147 3,571 3,635 3,849 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
Wichita, KS Medium 352 357 372 367 377 396 433 439 527 432 381 385 379 63 68 69 73 72 73 73 78 70 69 67 65 67 83 85 91 91 94 100 111 115 141 150 128 136 131 70 72 72 75 76 75 74 77 74 71 73 75 75
Winston-Salem, NC Small 219 243 277 321 374 391 396 480 472 353 299 321 314 88 86 88 83 73 75 82 70 77 77 83 82 83 33 37 43 52 61 66 68 85 85 89 79 86 84 90 90 89 89 87 87 88 85 87 87 84 88 89
Worcester, MA Small 366 373 418 431 422 400 431 479 488 411 412 378 354 61 62 62 64 66 71 74 71 75 72 64 67 76 87 90 101 105 103 99 108 120 123 132 126 118 111 66 70 69 69 71 77 76 76 79 78 76 79 81
439 Urban area average 439 Areas 489 522 553 581 602 623 672 729 747 780 710 711 713 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 138 149 165 177 192 191 205 224 232 239 218 226 230 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
101 Urban area average 101 Areas 725 782 847 893 932 977 1,059 1,152 1,195 908 820 816 829 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 483 530 583 624 663 712 784 866 909 922 841 866 890 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Very large area average Very large 922 991 1,073 1,135 1,196 1,255 1,373 1,503 1,560 1,195 1,071 1,065 1,083 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 2,172 2,373 2,602 2,788 2,986 3,206 3,556 3,950 4,126 4,160 3,755 3,874 3,981 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Large area average Large 593 644 699 730 750 788 839 908 935 687 638 627 642 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 380 419 465 496 520 559 608 664 694 694 656 664 688 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Medium area average Medium 377 413 443 463 474 494 524 567 608 464 418 429 426 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 106 117 128 136 141 151 163 180 197 199 181 191 193 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Small area average Small 298 327 350 382 392 407 430 459 503 408 356 365 363 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA 44 49 54 60 63 67 72 79 88 92 81 85 86 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA

KEY: NA = not applicable

Very large urban areas - 3 million and over population.

Large urban areas - 1 million to less than 3 million population.

Medium urban areas - 500,000 to less than 1 million population.

Small urban areas - less than 500,000 population.

NOTES

The urban areas included are those containing over 500,000 people and several smaller places mostly chosen by previous sponsors of the Texas Transportation Institute study on mobility. Population group is based on 2010 population.

The cost of congestion is estimated with a value for each hour of travel time and each gallon of fuel. For a more detailed explanation of the formulas used, see the source document.

SOURCE

Texas Transportation Institute, Congestion Data for Your City, Excel spreadsheet of the base statistics for the 101 urban areas and population group summary statistics (College Station, TX: 2011), available at http://mobility.tamu.edu as of Dec. 14, 2011.