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19th Annual Highway Report - New Mexico

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

New Mexico

New Mexico ranks 4th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling two spots from last year’s report. New Mexico ranks 11th in total highway disbursements, 32nd in fatalities, 8th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 9th in urban Interstate congestion. New Mexico’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), urban Interstate condition (1st) and capital and bridge disbursements (2nd). New Mexico’s lowest rankings are in administrative disbursements (34th) and fatality rates (32nd). New Mexico’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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