Table 4-3: Major Urban Transit Agencies in Florida: 2000

Table 4-3: Major Urban Transit Agencies in Florida: 2000

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Transit agencies Modes provided Urbanized area Annual unlinked passenger trips (thousands) Average weekday unlinked trips (thousands) Operating funds expended ($ millions) Capital funds expended ($ millions) Vehicles available for maximum service
Miami-Dade Transit (MDT) Bus, heavy rail, automated guideway Miami-Hialeah 84,131 273 211 78 831
Broward County Mass Transit Division (BCT) Bus, demand responsive Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood-Pompano Beach 28,470 95 65 24 522
Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority (LYNX) Bus, demand responsive, vanpool Orlando 21,759 71 53 18 511
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) Bus, demand responsive Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater 9,610 32 29 5 252
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART) Bus, demand responsive, vanpool Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater 9,541 32 29 24 309
Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) Bus, demand responsive, automated guideway Jacksonville 8,954 31 34 26 233
Palm Tran Bus, demand responsive West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Delray Beach 6,914 24 36 2 340
Gainesville Regional System (RTS) Bus, demand responsive Gainesville 5,203 20 8 1 79
County of Volusia (VOTRAN) Bus, demand responsive, vanpool Daytona Beach 4,365 13 12 7 146
City of Tallahassee-TALTRAN Bus, demand responsive Tallahassee 3,971 14 8 <1 69
Lee County Transit (Lee Tran) Bus, demand responsive, vanpool Fort Myers-Cape Coral 2,357 8 7 5 77
Tri-County Commuter Rail (TCRA) Commuter rail Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood-Pompano Beach 2,232 7 19 35 30
Sarasota County Transportation Authority (SCAT) Bus, demand responsive Sarasota-Bradenton 1,712 6 5 3 110
Escambia County Area Transit (ECAT) Bus, demand responsive Pensacola 1,687 6 5 2 56
Lakeland Area Mass Transit Citrus Connection Bus, demand responsive Lakeland 1,472 5 5 <1 47
Manatee County Area Transit (MCAT) Bus, demand responsive, vanpool Sarasota-Bradenton 776 3 4 1 56
Space Coast Area Transit (SCAT) Bus, demand responsive Melbourne-Palm Bay 735 3 6 3 179
Indian River County Council on Aging (Indian River Transit) Bus, demand responsive Vero Beach 404 2 1 <1 134
Bay County Council on Aging Coordinated Transportation (BCCOA) Bus, demand responsive Panama City 230 1 1 <1 46
Pasco County Public Transportation (PCPT) Bus, demand responsive Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater 223 1 2 <1 69

NOTE: Major urban transit agencies defined as agencies providing 200,000 unlinked passenger trips or more annually.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration, National Transit Database, available at http://www.ntdprogram.com/NTD/Profiles.nsf/ProfileInformation?OpenForm&2000&All as of Dec. 6, 2001.