19th Annual Highway Report - Kansas

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

Kansas

  • Overall Rank in 2008 3
  • Overall Rank in 2007 3
  • Overall Rank in 2006 5
  • Overall Rank in 2005 3
  • Overall Rank in 2000 6


Kansas ranks 3rd in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, with no change in position from last year’s report. Kansas ranks 19th in total highway disbursements, 25th in fatalities, 18th in deficient  or functionally obsolete bridges and 10th in urban Interstate congestion. Kansas’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), urban Interstate condition (1st) and rural other principal arterial condition (7th). Kansas’s lowest rankings are in state-controlled highway miles (27th) and fatality rates (25th). Kansas’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank 

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles  27 
  • State Highway Agency Miles  20 
  • Total Disbursements  19 
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements  23 
  • Maintenance Disbursements  16 
  • Administrative Disbursements  17 
  • Rural Interstate Condition  1 
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition  7 
  • Urban Interstate Condition  1 
  • Urban Interstate Congestion  10 
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges  18 
  • Fatality Rates  25 
  • Narrow Rural Lanes  8 

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




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