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19th Annual Highway Report - New Jersey

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

New Jersey

New Jersey ranks 45th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, an increase of two spots from last year’s report. New Jersey ranks 50th in total highway disbursements, 4th in fatalities, 35th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 45th in urban Interstate congestion. New Jersey’s best rankings come in narrow rural lanes (1st), fatality rates (4th) and deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (35th). New Jersey’s lowest rankings are in state highway agency miles (50th), total disbursements (50th), capital and bridge disbursements (50th) and maintenance disbursements (50th). New Jersey’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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