Appendix A.

100 Largest Metropolitan Areas Based on 2005 Employment, Ranked by VMT per Capita on Principal Arterials

Metro Areas - Ranked by VMT per Capita

















































Jackson, MS
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR
Richmond, VA
Stockton, CA
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin, TN
Bakersfield, CA
Columbia, SC
Chattanooga, TN-GA
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL
Madison, WI
Lexington-Fayette, KY
Knoxville, TN
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA
Jacksonville, FL
Birmingham-Hoover, AL
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA
Albuquerque, NM
Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN
Kansas City, MO-KS
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA
Tulsa, OK
San Antonio, TX
Oklahoma City, OK
Denver-Aurora, CO
Worcester, MA
Baltimore-Towson, MD
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
St. Louis, MO-IL
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA
Trenton-Ewing, NJ
Charleston-North Charleston, SC
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI
Indianapolis-Carmel, IN
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA
Orlando-Kissimmee, FL
Columbus, OH
Akron, OH
Toledo, OH
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
Wichita, KS
Greensboro-High Point, NC
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY

BROOKINGS | December 2008

2006 VMT
per Capita

Per Capita Change
from 2002

2006 Total
VMT (Millions)

Total VMT
Ranking

8,182.4
7,761.3
7,535.2
7,490.8
7,382.1
7,171.8
7,117.4
7,078.4
7,067.0
7,057.7
7,035.8
6,892.1
6,782.7
6,764.5
6,731.3
6,605.7
6,600.2
6,587.7
6,570.6
6,526.8
6,511.5
6,486.0
6,452.9
6,417.3
6,409.1
6,395.7
6,358.7
6,334.9
6,232.7
6,230.4
6,177.8
6,122.4
6,118.9
6,076.1
6,063.1
6,060.3
6,053.4
5,981.4
5,958.8
5,917.2
5,872.4
5,866.3
5,839.2
5,829.7
5,822.3
5,792.9
5,773.4
5,756.9
5,754.6
5,729.1

13.0%
11.8%
3.4%
-1.5%
1.0%
0.3%
-0.8%
4.5%
-1.3%
15.8%
5.1%
2.3%
-1.3%
4.1%
6.5%
3.3%
14.3%
6.1%
6.9%
-0.2%
-0.8%
5.3%
12.9%
-2.8%
7.5%
5.5%
2.0%
-0.8%
-1.4%
3.1%
5.8%
11.6%
4.2%
3.0%
36.9%
2.3%
3.2%
-8.1%
0.1%
2.4%
2.3%
3.4%
5.2%
-2.9%
-0.1%
10.2%
10.3%
1.6%
-0.3%
4.7%

4,346.6
5,102.2
9,006.5
4,978.5
3,873.4
10,662.3
5,499.4
4,981.7
3,601.6
3,754.4
3,854.7
3,038.2
4,546.3
27,022.1
8,606.8
7,266.8
19,459.8
5,387.4
8,019.0
12,803.5
11,561.0
5,792.3
12,497.6
7,546.4
15,457.7
4,985.9
16,935.1
37,900.5
17,412.4
7,923.3
12,743.1
2,232.5
3,776.4
25,303.9
6,005.4
4,974.0
27,209.7
9,990.9
76,670.8
11,824.7
10,186.0
4,107.0
3,810.9
4,628.8
3,119.3
3,413.6
3,964.9
9,123.9
6,821.5
4,876.5

66
53
35
57
73
29
50
56
82
79
74
89
64
10
36
44
15
51
40
21
27
48
24
43
20
55
18
4
17
41
22
99
78
12
47
58
9
32
1
25
30
69
77
61
87
84
72
34
46
60

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(continued)

Metro Areas - Ranked by VMT per Capita

















































Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
Durham, NC
Sarasota-Bradenton-Venice, FL
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Baton Rouge, LA
Lansing-East Lansing, MI
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, ME
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN
New Haven-Milford, CT
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
Colorado Springs, CO
Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, PA
Raleigh-Cary, NC
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA
El Paso, TX
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA
Dayton, OH
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH
Tucson, AZ
Salt Lake City, UT
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
Austin-Round Rock, TX
Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, FL
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH
Syracuse, NY
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL
Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI
Springfield, MA
Pittsburgh, PA
Fresno, CA
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, SC
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
Boise City-Nampa, ID
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI
Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL
Honolulu, HI
Rochester, NY
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV
Lancaster, PA
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA

2006 VMT
per Capita

Per Capita Change
from 2002

2006 Total
VMT (Millions)

Total VMT
Ranking

5,721.0
5,693.5
5,675.5
5,653.9
5,600.2
5,579.2
5,529.4
5,518.4
5,515.9
5,460.0
5,451.9
5,412.2
5,388.6
5,349.7
5,344.8
5,343.1
5,334.8
5,310.3
5,279.8
5,254.3
5,242.3
5,237.8
5,199.1
5,197.1
5,160.9
5,089.0
4,974.1
4,966.8
4,861.5
4,860.5
4,845.0
4,814.0
4,810.1
4,756.6
4,715.0
4,688.5
4,604.0
4,532.5
4,497.1
4,436.9
4,405.9
4,402.8
4,189.7
4,163.0
4,138.4
4,097.7
3,991.2
3,911.1
3,680.7
3,657.6

-5.2%
11.1%
1.1%
7.0%
1.2%
7.9%
-3.4%
-5.9%
4.2%
-0.7%
15.8%
-1.6%
12.2%
16.8%
7.5%
-3.8%
-7.4%
14.6%
4.3%
7.0%
3.3%
3.3%
17.3%
2.3%
-0.4%
2.0%
-12.3%
2.0%
5.6%
-5.1%
9.0%
4.3%
4.6%
5.6%
6.7%
12.0%
4.7%
2.8%
1.0%
11.2%
5.5%
-2.2%
1.0%
-1.0%
23.9%
1.7%
4.3%
3.8%
-3.3%
6.7%

31,508.6
23,041.3
2,662.9
3,847.5
29,461.1
4,265.3
2,525.5
2,824.6
11,699.9
4,605.2
8,398.8
17,656.9
3,590.5
3,223.1
2,932.4
5,346.2
27,355.8
3,852.9
8,470.7
4,404.1
16,628.7
23,390.5
4,932.4
5,602.1
4,104.5
4,549.5
7,621.7
2,595.7
2,803.2
8,073.3
26,238.1
10,134.9
3,110.1
27,639.6
12,702.4
3,623.3
3,145.6
10,711.2
3,982.3
5,028.6
2,645.8
9,394.7
2,378.7
39,375.1
2,359.2
3,715.4
4,114.9
6,950.6
1,817.7
68,700.1

5
14
93
76
6
67
96
91
26
62
38
16
83
85
90
52
8
75
37
65
19
13
59
49
70
63
42
95
92
39
11
31
88
7
23
81
86
28
71
54
94
33
97
3
98
80
68
45
100
2

Source: HPMS

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