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Traffic in United States

We estimate that in this country, due to travelling to work/school, per passenger is produced yearly 1,753.12kg of CO2. It is needed 20.44 trees for each passenger to produce enough oxygen to cover that. Formulas used to estimate

Main Means of Transportation to Work or School

Working from Home 5.83%
Walking 7.05%
Car 77.46%
Bike 2.27%
Motorbike 0.38%
Bus/Trolleybus 3.33%
Tram/Streetcar 0.30%
Train/Metro 3.37%

Average when primary using Walking

Distance 7.17 km
Walking 34.77 min
Waiting 0.53 min
Driving Car 6.64 min
Bike 0.51 min
Motor Bike 0.03 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.45 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 0.01 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.10 min
Overall 44.02 min

Average when primary using Car

Distance 25.97 km
Walking 0.38 min
Waiting 0.02 min
Driving Car 32.28 min
Overall 32.68 min

Average when primary using Bike

Distance 7.48 km
Walking 0.62 min
Driving Car 0.42 min
Bike 24.70 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 0.50 min
Train/Metro Ride 0.08 min
Overall 26.80 min

Average when primary using Motorbike

Distance 16.07 km
Walking 0.40 min
Motor Bike 22.30 min
Overall 22.70 min

Average when primary using Bus/Trolleybus

Distance 19.35 km
Walking 5.94 min
Waiting 6.92 min
Driving Car 0.85 min
Bike 0.34 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 37.98 min
Train/Metro Ride 1.90 min
Overall 54.58 min

Average when primary using Tram/Streetcar

Distance 12.52 km
Walking 4.75 min
Waiting 9.75 min
Tram/Streetcat Ride 25.88 min
Overall 40.38 min

Average when primary using Train/Metro

Distance 20.94 km
Walking 8.65 min
Waiting 6.25 min
Driving Car 0.49 min
Bus/Trolleybus Ride 1.16 min
Train/Metro Ride 32.76 min
Overall 50.15 min

Overall Average Travel Time and Distance to Work (School)

Distance 23.61 km
Overall 34.76 min

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Last update: December 2017

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.

By City in United States

Rank
City
Traffic Index
Time Index
(in minutes)
Time Exp. Index
Inefficiency Index
CO2 Emission Index
Los Angeles, CA 249.23 48.92 5641.84 337.04 11415.44
Detroit, MI 245.08 47.42 4740.56 414.59 11760.21
Atlanta, GA 233.61 46.91 4455.18 268.63 10724.81
Philadelphia, PA 224.22 46.32 4139.10 331.06 9095.04
Houston, TX 216.70 43.55 2846.30 241.79 10868.41
Miami, FL 213.56 43.68 2901.01 236.51 10128.68
Boston, MA 211.62 45.83 3887.83 233.19 7773.53
Honolulu, HI 206.51 42.30 2363.20 223.44 10128.52
Pittsburgh, PA 206.46 43.33 2758.81 242.80 9028.67
Chicago, IL 206.42 45.06 3514.42 231.10 7546.62
Seattle, WA 205.49 44.48 3247.26 301.84 7507.92
Washington, DC 202.96 43.46 2810.87 243.48 8258.41
Charlotte, NC 202.78 41.43 2058.34 249.50 10037.07
Orlando, FL 186.50 38.48 1216.51 201.46 9790.52
Austin, TX 182.80 38.64 1254.26 267.32 8536.97
Jacksonville, FL 182.28 37.33 961.74 203.95 9930.67
Cleveland, OH 181.71 38.21 1153.31 203.33 9077.57
San Diego, CA 181.54 39.56 1489.80 231.32 7775.93
New York, NY 178.47 45.01 3487.49 179.71 3721.47
Nashville, TN 177.37 37.43 981.37 222.34 8780.43
Denver, CO 175.06 37.15 923.72 191.07 8779.35
Dallas, TX 174.53 36.73 843.64 212.23 8871.46
San Francisco, CA 172.37 40.46 1749.39 202.92 5751.74
Tampa, FL 167.41 34.57 498.63 217.53 9170.67
Indianapolis, IN 161.55 36.36 775.14 176.40 7068.43
San Jose, CA 157.47 33.69 390.29 175.86 8238.25
Salt Lake City, UT 155.83 36.07 725.00 193.16 6231.24
Baltimore, MD 153.00 36.37 777.15 152.73 5836.63
Minneapolis, MN 151.14 33.76 398.14 207.39 6894.32
Cincinnati, OH 149.74 33.13 331.24 156.80 7377.07
New Orleans, LA 148.78 34.17 446.80 204.44 6269.17
Portland, OR 139.24 31.42 188.15 140.61 6764.55
Phoenix, AZ 137.77 30.16 116.69 145.75 7180.76
Raleigh, NC 137.35 30.48 132.47 146.21 6933.41
Saint Louis, MO 136.80 30.47 131.70 191.60 6563.73
San Antonio, TX 131.77 29.70 96.66 127.68 6551.83
Las Vegas, NV 131.51 31.42 188.34 151.49 5483.69
Albuquerque, NM 128.27 29.74 98.31 131.93 5950.00
Tucson, AZ 125.07 30.92 156.82 144.23 4845.69
Kansas City, MO 122.80 25.44 25.54 105.08 6733.12
Oklahoma City, OK 122.13 27.42 38.42 127.69 5962.83
Columbus, OH 118.33 25.63 25.90 108.33 5961.25
Sacramento, CA 117.71 24.52 24.52 104.60 6084.83
Des Moines, IA 115.77 26.80 31.74 143.80 5089.47
Spokane, WA 112.08 23.34 23.34 88.16 5552.88
Boise, ID 107.10 22.69 22.69 85.86 4954.25
Oakland, CA 107.08 29.46 87.74 112.32 3324.00
Madison, WI 93.07 19.53 19.53 87.18 3573.47
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