Table 2-13: Warning Devices at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings: 2010

Table 2-13: Warning Devices at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings: 2010

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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 2,821 25.8 26.6 18.3 24.0 1.4 0.6 3.1 0.3
Alaska 176 34.1 41.5 5.1 14.2 1.7 2.8 0.0 0.6
Arizona 742 26.5 54.0 6.9 9.0 0.9 1.8 0.8 0.0
Arkansas 2,718 53.3 16.3 14.0 8.1 3.8 1.7 2.8 0.0
California 5,894 28.0 51.5 12.1 3.4 1.6 0.4 2.7 0.3
Colorado 1,707 47.9 27.4 10.1 9.6 1.9 1.1 1.7 0.4
Connecticut 362 6.4 28.5 39.8 12.2 3.9 7.7 1.7 0.0
Delaware 268 8.2 25.7 58.2 0.4 0.7 6.3 0.4 0.0
District of Columbia 5 0.0 0.0 40.0 20.0 0.0 40.0 0.0 0.0
Florida 3,801 15.9 63.4 11.7 5.3 1.7 1.8 0.2 0.1
Georgia 5,211 20.5 39.0 4.9 20.2 2.6 2.1 10.5 0.2
Hawaii 8 75.0 0.0 0.0 12.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.5
Idaho 1,285 32.0 12.2 13.3 41.5 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.0
Illinois 7,807 30.9 39.8 23.5 1.0 2.4 0.9 1.4 0.1
Indiana 5,823 24.0 34.8 20.9 17.4 1.4 0.1 1.1 0.2
Iowa 4,355 47.5 22.3 18.6 9.9 0.7 0.4 0.5 0.1
Kansas 5,141 61.2 25.1 7.6 3.1 0.8 1.0 1.2 0.0
Kentucky 2,366 40.7 19.3 30.5 2.2 5.0 1.9 0.4 0.0
Louisiana 2,939 41.9 30.0 16.0 7.5 3.5 0.7 0.2 0.3
Maine 823 32.2 11.8 46.5 1.3 0.7 6.8 0.6 0.0
Maryland 633 31.4 19.7 31.6 6.3 3.5 3.8 3.2 0.5
Massachusetts 835 13.2 40.5 32.3 1.3 4.0 6.7 1.7 0.4
Michigan 4,668 21.0 20.2 25.8 29.1 1.7 1.3 0.8 0.1
Minnesota 4,443 40.6 24.7 9.0 24.2 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.1
Mississippi 2,213 33.8 21.9 18.4 18.4 2.2 1.2 1.6 2.5
Missouri 3,490 46.6 26.2 18.8 3.2 2.7 1.4 1.0 0.1
Montana 1,368 59.3 20.0 11.6 5.9 0.6 0.5 0.4 1.7
Nebraska 2,986 64.6 21.0 6.0 6.2 1.7 0.1 0.2 0.1
Nevada 284 33.5 46.5 7.0 9.9 1.4 0.7 0.4 0.7
New Hampshire 324 27.8 9.9 34.0 15.4 6.2 6.2 0.3 0.3
New Jersey 1,496 15.5 32.0 39.0 1.1 4.4 6.6 1.4 0.0
New Mexico 710 46.5 35.5 10.7 2.7 3.7 0.0 0.4 0.6
New York 2,682 16.8 64.2 10.0 1.3 2.0 3.2 2.2 0.3
North Carolina 4,041 26.8 52.2 10.8 2.9 4.6 2.2 0.3 0.3
North Dakota 3,471 79.7 16.2 0.5 1.9 1.6 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ohio 5,771 33.9 48.3 13.9 2.2 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.0
Oklahoma 3,759 58.0 23.4 13.1 2.2 1.3 1.4 0.4 0.2
Oregon 1,792 29.1 42.0 3.5 20.4 2.1 1.7 0.6 0.8
Pennsylvania 3,497 29.1 27.5 29.1 4.8 2.1 5.2 1.8 0.4
Rhode Island 67 6.0 23.9 22.4 0.0 9.0 13.4 25.4 0.0
South Carolina 2,658 18.4 40.8 13.1 24.7 0.3 2.2 0.3 0.1
South Dakota 1,874 78.0 3.1 13.3 2.1 3.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tennessee 2,747 38.0 29.7 21.2 5.8 1.6 3.1 0.5 0.1
Texas 9,307 34.5 49.5 9.0 2.2 2.8 0.5 1.6 0.1
Utah 691 24.2 34.7 12.7 18.8 3.2 4.5 1.6 0.3
Vermont 373 28.4 8.3 46.6 6.7 1.3 8.0 0.5 0.0
Virginia 1,882 15.6 62.6 15.7 2.3 2.3 0.3 1.1 0.1
Washington 2,403 47.8 24.3 13.2 3.8 8.4 1.2 1.0 0.2
West Virginia 1,431 42.3 16.0 31.7 2.7 5.7 0.6 0.6 0.4
Wisconsin 4,032 34.8 21.0 23.9 18.2 1.0 0.3 0.8 0.0
Wyoming 386 28.8 51.6 15.0 1.3 1.8 0.3 1.3 0.0
United States, total 130,566 36.4 33.8 15.8 8.9 2.2 1.4 1.4 0.2

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

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Railroad Safety Statistics Preliminary Annual Report December 2010 , 9-4, available at http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/OfficeofSafety/publicsite/Prelim.aspx as of March 16, 2012.