Table 5-3: Highway Vehicle-Miles Traveled (VMT): 2002, 2007

Table 5-3: Highway Vehicle-Miles Traveled (VMT): 2002, 2007

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State 2002 2007
Total VMT (millions) Estimated Population VMT per capita Total VMT (millions) Estimated Population VMT per capita
Alabama 57,515 4,471,006 12,864 61,410 4,627,851 13,270
Alaska 4,896 642,699 7,618 5,153 683,478 7,539
Arizona 51,334 5,444,881 9,428 62,963 6,338,755 9,933
Arkansas 30,080 2,703,310 11,127 33,171 2,834,797 11,701
California 320,942 34,963,856 9,179 328,312 36,553,215 8,982
Colorado 43,545 4,507,762 9,660 48,713 4,861,515 10,020
Connecticut 31,205 3,451,867 9,040 32,053 3,502,309 9,152
Delaware 8,875 804,875 11,027 9,483 864,764 10,966
District of Columbia 3,547 579,190 6,124 3,609 588,292 6,135
Florida 178,367 16,667,906 10,701 206,121 18,251,243 11,294
Georgia 108,321 8,591,169 12,608 112,541 9,544,750 11,791
Hawaii 8,886 1,228,763 7,232 10,345 1,283,388 8,061
Idaho 14,167 1,342,103 10,556 15,782 1,499,402 10,526
Illinois 105,401 12,578,317 8,380 107,483 12,852,548 8,363
Indiana1 72,523 6,151,102 11,790 71,478 6,345,289 11,265
Iowa 30,847 2,931,084 10,524 31,253 2,988,046 10,459
Kansas 28,443 2,712,383 10,486 30,048 2,775,997 10,824
Kentucky 46,841 4,089,032 11,455 48,063 4,241,474 11,332
Louisiana 43,295 4,465,490 9,695 45,376 4,293,204 10,569
Maine 14,727 1,294,187 11,379 15,035 1,317,207 11,414
Maryland 53,702 5,433,822 9,883 56,503 5,618,344 10,057
Massachusetts 53,266 6,431,788 8,282 55,071 6,449,755 8,538
Michigan 100,144 10,043,737 9,971 104,614 10,071,822 10,387
Minnesota2 54,562 5,020,624 10,868 57,233 5,197,621 11,011
Mississippi 36,429 2,859,196 12,741 43,337 2,918,785 14,848
Missouri 68,163 5,676,209 12,009 69,151 5,878,415 11,764
Montana 10,395 910,282 11,420 11,307 957,861 11,804
Nebraska 18,719 1,725,545 10,848 19,439 1,774,571 10,954
Nevada 17,966 2,167,645 8,288 22,146 2,565,382 8,633
New Hampshire 12,578 1,272,185 9,887 13,459 1,315,828 10,229
New Jersey 69,942 8,558,327 8,172 76,152 8,685,920 8,767
New Mexico 22,789 1,850,562 12,315 26,850 1,969,915 13,630
New York 133,057 19,132,542 6,954 136,737 19,297,729 7,086
North Carolina 92,894 8,319,293 11,166 103,598 9,061,032 11,433
North Dakota 7,336 633,861 11,574 7,844 639,715 12,262
Ohio 107,861 11,414,816 9,449 110,631 11,466,917 9,648
Oklahoma 45,731 3,485,515 13,120 47,572 3,617,316 13,151
Oregon 34,578 3,521,520 9,819 34,750 3,747,455 9,273
Pennsylvania 104,476 12,305,751 8,490 108,699 12,432,792 8,743
Rhode Island 8,142 1,066,888 7,632 8,636 1,057,832 8,164
South Carolina 47,290 4,104,683 11,521 51,109 4,407,709 11,595
South Dakota 8,499 761,995 11,154 9,005 796,214 11,310
Tennessee 68,229 5,801,841 11,760 71,179 6,156,719 11,561
Texas 221,026 21,730,350 10,171 243,443 23,904,380 10,184
Utah 24,564 2,336,872 10,511 26,832 2,645,330 10,143
Vermont 9,677 615,250 15,729 7,694 621,254 12,385
Virginia 77,450 7,281,659 10,636 82,077 7,712,091 10,643
Washington 54,776 6,061,872 9,036 56,939 6,468,424 8,803
West Virginia 20,005 1,800,090 11,113 20,564 1,812,035 11,349
Wisconsin 58,746 5,445,115 10,789 59,493 5,601,640 10,621
Wyoming 9,007 497,204 18,115 9,366 522,830 17,914
United States, total 2,855,756 287,888,021 9,920 3,029,822 301,621,157 10,045

1 2007 data excludes 788 miles of Federal agency owned roads.
2 2007 data excludes 437 miles of local government owned roads.

NOTES: Travel for all systems are FHWA estimates based on State provided HPMS data. Population estimates are for July 1 of given year.

SOURCES: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Highway Statistics 2007, Table VM-2, Washington, DC: Annual editions, available at http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policy/ohpi/hss/hsspubs.cfm as of Dec. 2008. U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Statistical Abstract of the United States 2008, Table 12, Washington, DC: 2008, available at http://www.census.gov/compendia/statab/ as of Dec. 24, 2008.