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19th Annual Highway Report - Idaho

The state's detailed results in highway performance and cost-effectiveness


Idaho ranks 17th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling three spots from last year’s report. Idaho ranks 24th in total highway disbursements, 39th in fatalities, 16th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 15th in urban Interstate congestion. Idaho’s best rankings come in narrow rural lanes (9th), administrative disbursements (12th), and rural other principal arterial condition (12th). Idaho’s lowest rankings are in state-controlled highway miles (43rd) and urban Interstate condition (42nd). Idaho’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank

The full 19th Annual Highway Report and other states' rankings are here.

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