Table 2-13: Warning Devices at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings: 2007R

Table 2-13: Warning Devices at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings: 2007R

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State Total (number) Percent of total
Cross bucks Gates Flashing lights Stop signs Unknown Special warning HWTS, WW, bells Other
Alabama 2,882 27.8 24.9 18.1 23.8 1.5 0.6 3.0 0.3
Alaska 219 42.0 28.8 8.2 12.8 4.1 3.2 0.0 0.9
Arizona 751 29.3 49.0 6.4 9.3 3.9 1.6 0.5 0.0
Arkansas 2,939 57.6 14.6 13.2 7.6 3.7 2.3 0.9 0.0
California 6,433 32.1 46.3 12.5 3.6 1.7 0.4 3.1 0.2
Colorado 1,742 48.7 25.8 10.2 9.9 2.1 1.3 1.5 0.4
Connecticut 370 7.6 28.1 38.4 13.0 3.8 7.8 1.4 0.0
Delaware 277 7.6 20.9 60.6 0.4 2.9 6.9 0.4 0.4
District of Columbia 8 0.0 0.0 25.0 25.0 0.0 50.0 0.0 0.0
Florida 3,921 20.3 58.2 13.6 3.8 1.7 2.0 0.2 0.2
Georgia 5,511 36.7 35.2 4.9 17.0 2.2 1.7 2.1 0.1
Hawaii 8 75.0 0.0 0.0 12.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.5
Idaho 1,294 32.9 11.4 13.3 41.5 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.0
Illinois 7,987 34.9 34.7 25.2 1.0 2.5 1.1 0.6 0.1
Indiana 5,977 27.7 29.9 22.2 16.4 2.5 0.2 1.1 0.2
Iowa 4,403 48.5 20.8 18.9 10.1 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.1
Kansas 5,764 65.4 20.5 7.6 3.4 1.3 1.2 0.6 0.1
Kentucky 2,382 41.4 18.2 30.8 2.1 5.0 2.0 0.4 0.0
Louisiana 3,192 46.1 23.8 16.6 7.5 4.6 0.8 0.3 0.3
Maine 836 32.7 10.0 47.0 1.3 0.8 7.7 0.5 0.0
Maryland 664 33.4 18.1 30.7 6.8 3.9 3.6 3.5 0.0
Massachusetts 836 13.5 37.3 34.3 1.0 4.5 7.3 1.7 0.4
Michigan 4,938 21.9 20.7 25.2 27.3 2.6 1.7 0.5 0.1
Minnesota 4,689 47.6 20.6 9.7 19.9 1.6 0.3 0.1 0.1
Mississippi 2,340 36.8 17.4 19.7 19.1 2.8 1.2 0.3 2.8
Missouri 4,042 51.5 20.2 18.8 2.9 3.8 1.7 1.0 0.1
Montana 1,397 61.6 17.5 11.8 6.1 1.9 0.4 0.1 0.6
Nebraska 3,054 64.5 20.4 6.1 6.2 2.4 0.1 0.2 0.1
Nevada 277 43.7 42.2 8.3 3.6 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.7
New Hampshire 348 28.4 12.4 35.1 12.6 1.1 9.5 0.6 0.3
New Jersey 1,552 19.7 28.0 37.6 1.1 4.6 7.7 1.2 0.0
New Mexico 729 50.2 32.4 12.2 2.3 1.5 0.1 0.7 0.5
New York 2,843 18.3 57.6 12.5 0.8 2.7 5.2 2.3 0.6
North Carolina 4,053 35.3 40.9 14.6 1.8 4.0 2.6 0.5 0.2
North Dakota 3,517 81.3 15.0 0.9 1.8 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ohio 6,123 40.1 38.1 16.8 2.6 1.1 0.9 0.4 0.0
Oklahoma 3,911 61.1 19.6 13.2 2.5 1.5 1.4 0.4 0.2
Oregon 2,114 34.5 29.0 5.3 19.0 5.3 3.7 1.7 1.4
Pennsylvania 4,275 33.7 19.2 26.6 3.1 5.2 7.8 1.5 2.8
Rhode Island 72 5.6 22.2 22.2 1.4 11.1 12.5 23.6 1.4
South Carolina 2,772 25.3 35.3 14.5 20.8 0.5 3.5 0.1 0.0
South Dakota 1,983 81.6 2.1 11.2 1.5 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tennessee 2,840 39.2 20.6 22.3 5.7 7.3 4.3 0.5 0.0
Texas 9,707 39.0 44.2 10.4 2.4 2.8 0.7 0.6 0.0
Utah 772 33.3 27.1 14.1 7.8 8.2 6.6 2.5 0.5
Vermont 498 37.8 6.4 41.4 5.6 1.6 6.8 0.4 0.0
Virginia 1,993 22.5 55.3 18.2 0.4 2.7 0.4 0.5 0.1
Washington 2,533 48.8 22.8 13.2 3.8 8.8 1.5 1.0 0.1
West Virginia 1,485 44.3 15.2 29.8 1.5 7.3 1.1 0.3 0.4
Wisconsin 4,113 37.2 19.1 24.9 16.9 1.1 0.1 0.7 0.0
Wyoming 392 30.1 49.5 15.3 2.0 2.6 0.3 0.3 0.0
United States, total 137,758 40.6 29.2 16.5 8.1 2.7 1.7 0.9 0.3

KEY: R = revised; HWTS = highway traffic signals; WW = wigwags.

NOTE: Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, 2007 Preliminary Railroad Safety Statistics Bulletin (Data as of October 2008), table 9-4, available at http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/OfficeofSafety/publicsite/Prelim.aspx as of Jan. 16, 2009.