Table 5-3: Highway Vehicle-Miles Traveled (VMT): 2006, 2011

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State 2006 2011
Total VMT1 (millions) Estimated Population VMT per capita Total VMT2 (millions) Estimated Population VMT per capita
Alabama 60,414 4,597,688 13,140 64,914 4,803,689 13,513
Alaska 4,967 677,325 7,333 4,593 723,860 6,345
Arizona 62,468 6,192,100 10,088 59,574 6,467,315 9,212
Arkansas 33,007 2,815,097 11,725 32,953 2,938,582 11,214
California 327,478 35,979,208 9,102 320,784 37,683,933 8,512
Colorado 48,641 4,753,044 10,234 46,606 5,116,302 9,109
Connecticut 31,743 3,485,162 9,108 31,197 3,586,717 8,698
Delaware 9,442 853,022 11,069 9,028 908,137 9,941
District of Columbia 3,623 583,978 6,204 3,568 619,020 5,764
Florida 203,741 18,088,505 11,264 191,855 19,082,262 10,054
Georgia 113,532 9,330,086 12,168 108,454 9,812,460 11,053
Hawaii 10,182 1,275,599 7,982 10,066 1,378,129 7,304
Idaho 15,198 1,464,413 10,378 15,937 1,583,744 10,063
Illinois 106,869 12,718,011 8,403 103,234 12,859,752 8,028
Indiana3 71,215 6,301,700 11,301 76,485 6,516,353 11,737
Iowa 31,355 2,964,391 10,577 31,274 3,064,097 10,207
Kansas 30,215 2,755,700 10,965 30,021 2,870,386 10,459
Kentucky 47,742 4,219,374 11,315 48,061 4,366,814 11,006
Louisiana 45,417 4,240,327 10,711 46,513 4,574,766 10,167
Maine 15,044 1,314,963 11,441 14,248 1,328,544 10,725
Maryland 56,302 5,612,196 10,032 56,221 5,839,572 9,628
Massachusetts 55,136 6,466,399 8,527 54,792 6,607,003 8,293
Michigan 104,184 10,082,438 10,333 94,754 9,876,801 9,594
Minnesota4 56,518 5,148,346 10,978 56,685 5,347,299 10,601
Mississippi 41,498 2,897,150 14,324 38,851 2,977,457 13,048
Missouri 68,834 5,861,572 11,743 68,789 6,008,984 11,448
Montana 11,265 946,230 11,905 11,660 997,667 11,687
Nebraska 19,415 1,760,435 11,029 19,093 1,842,234 10,364
Nevada 21,824 2,493,405 8,753 24,189 2,720,028 8,893
New Hampshire 13,614 1,311,894 10,377 12,720 1,317,807 9,652
New Jersey 75,371 8,623,721 8,740 73,094 8,834,773 8,273
New Mexico 25,787 1,942,608 13,274 25,533 2,078,674 12,283
New York 141,348 19,356,564 7,302 127,726 19,501,616 6,550
North Carolina 101,515 8,866,977 11,449 103,772 9,651,103 10,752
North Dakota 7,890 636,771 12,391 9,131 684,740 13,335
Ohio 111,247 11,492,495 9,680 111,990 11,541,007 9,704
Oklahoma 48,689 3,574,334 13,622 47,464 3,784,163 12,543
Oregon 35,483 3,677,545 9,649 33,373 3,868,229 8,627
Pennsylvania 108,278 12,471,142 8,682 99,204 12,743,948 7,784
Rhode Island 8,300 1,060,196 7,829 7,901 1,050,646 7,520
South Carolina 50,199 4,339,399 11,568 48,730 4,673,348 10,427
South Dakota 9,168 788,519 11,627 9,002 823,593 10,930
Tennessee 70,596 6,089,453 11,593 70,751 6,399,787 11,055
Texas 238,256 23,369,024 10,195 237,440 25,631,778 9,264
Utah 25,964 2,583,724 10,049 26,222 2,814,347 9,317
Vermont 7,832 619,985 12,633 7,141 626,592 11,397
Virginia 81,095 7,646,996 10,605 80,974 8,104,384 9,991
Washington 56,517 6,372,243 8,869 56,955 6,823,267 8,347
West Virginia 20,885 1,807,237 11,556 18,963 1,854,908 10,223
Wisconsin 59,398 5,571,680 10,661 54,402 5,709,843 9,528
Wyoming 9,415 512,841 18,359 9,245 567,356 16,295
United States, total 3,014,116 298,593,212 10,094 2,946,131 311,587,816 9,455

1Travel for all systems are FHWA estimates based on State provided HPMS data.

2Travel for the rural minor collector and rural/urban local functional systems is estimated by the States based on a model or other means and provided to the FHWA on a summary basis. Travel for all other systems are estimated from State-provided data in the Highway Performance Monitoring System.

32006 data excludes 788 miles of Federal agency owned roads.

42006 data includes 274 miles of miscoded non-Interstate functional system length or rural/urban categorization or both.

NOTES: Population estimates are for July 1st of given year.

SOURCES: VMT: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Highway Statistics, VM-2, available at www.fhwa.dot.gov/policyinformation/statistics.cfm as of March 2013. Population: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, Vintage 2009 and 2012, available at www.census.gov/popest as of March 2013.