Table 1-13: Number of Freight Railroads by Class: 2002

Table 1-13: Number of Freight Railroads by Class: 2002

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State Class I Regional Local Switching and terminal Canadian1 Total
Alabama 5 0 13 5 0 23
Alaska 0 1 0 0 0 1
Arizona 2 0 6 2 0 10
Arkansas 3 1 15 5 0 24
California 2 1 13 14 0 30
Colorado 2 3 5 3 0 13
Connecticut 1 2 5 0 0 8
Delaware 2 0 1 3 0 6
District of Columbia 2 0 0 1 0 3
Florida 2 1 10 1 0 14
Georgia 2 0 16 1 0 19
Hawaii 0 0 0 0 0 0
Idaho 2 2 4 1 0 9
Illinois 7 4 11 16 0 38
Indiana 5 1 19 13 0 38
Iowa 4 3 6 4 0 17
Kansas 4 6 2 4 0 16
Kentucky 4 1 9 0 0 14
Louisiana 6 0 8 2 0 16
Maine 0 2 4 1 0 7
Maryland 2 1 4 2 0 9
Massachusetts 1 2 5 2 0 10
Michigan 4 1 11 7 0 23
Minnesota 4 5 8 2 1 20
Mississippi 5 0 15 5 0 25
Missouri 5 2 2 7 0 16
Montana 2 2 3 0 0 7
Nebraska 2 3 3 3 0 11
Nevada 2 0 0 0 0 2
New Hampshire 0 1 8 1 0 10
New Jersey 2 1 6 6 1 16
New Mexico 2 0 2 1 0 5
New York 2 4 21 7 2 36
North Carolina 2 0 13 8 0 23
North Dakota 2 3 1 0 0 6
Ohio 3 2 13 16 0 34
Oklahoma 3 1 11 5 0 20
Oregon 2 3 8 6 0 19
Pennsylvania 2 4 29 26 1 62
Rhode Island 0 1 0 0 0 1
South Carolina 2 0 8 4 0 14
South Dakota 2 2 5 2 0 11
Tennessee 6 0 14 4 0 24
Texas 3 2 19 20 0 44
Utah 2 0 2 2 0 6
Vermont 0 1 6 1 0 8
Virginia 2 0 5 2 0 9
Washington 2 2 9 6 0 19
West Virginia 2 1 3 1 0 7
Wisconsin 4 3 2 1 0 10
Wyoming 2 1 1 1 0 5
United States, total 7 31 309 205 2 554

1 Refers to non-Class I, Canadian-owned lines.

NOTES:

1. As defined by the Surface Transportation Board in 2002, a Class I Railroad is a railroad with operating revenues of at least $272 million.

2. A Regional Railroad is a non-Class I, line-haul railroad operating 350 or more miles of road or with revenues of at least $40 million or both.

3. A Local Railroad is a railroad which is neither a Class I nor a Regional Railroad, and is engaged primarily in line-haul service.

4. A Switching and Terminal Railroad is a non-Class I Railroad engaged primarily in switching and/or terminal services for other railroads.

SOURCE: Association of American Railroads, Railroads and States - 2002, Washington, DC: 2004, available at http://www.aar.org/AboutTheIndustry/StateInformation.asp as of June 1, 2004.