19th Annual Highway Report - Illinois

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

Illinois

  • Overall Rank in 2008 40
  • Overall Rank in 2007 36
  • Overall Rank in 2006 34
  • Overall Rank in 2005 33
  • Overall Rank in 2000 35


Illinois ranks 40th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling four spots from last year’s report. Illinois ranks 42nd in total highway disbursements, 9th in fatalities, 9th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 25th in urban Interstate congestion. Illinois’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (9th), and fatality rates (9th). Illinois’s lowest rankings are in capital and bridge disbursements (45th) and total disbursements (42nd). Illinois’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank 

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles  13 
  • State Highway Agency Miles  38 
  • Total Disbursements  42 
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements  45 
  • Maintenance Disbursements  41 
  • Administrative Disbursements  40 
  • Rural Interstate Condition  1 
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition  40 
  • Urban Interstate Condition  35 
  • Urban Interstate Congestion  25 
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges  9 
  • Fatality Rates  9 
  • Narrow Rural Lanes  36 

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




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