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19th Annual Highway Report - West Virginia

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

West Virginia

West Virginia ranks 30th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling three spots from last year’s report. West Virginia ranks 2nd in total highway disbursements, 47th in fatalities, 46th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 8th in urban Interstate congestion. West Virginia’s best rankings come in state highway agency miles (1st), total disbursements (2nd) and maintenance disbursements (2nd). West Virginia’s lowest rankings are in narrow rural lanes (48th) and fatality rates (47th). West Virginia’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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