19th Annual Highway Report - Georgia

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


  • Overall Rank in 2008 9
  • Overall Rank in 2007 9
  • Overall Rank in 2006 10
  • Overall Rank in 2005 6
  • Overall Rank in 2000 4

Georgia ranks 9th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, with no change in position from last year’s report. Georgia ranks 37th in total highway disbursements, 31st in fatalities, 15th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 31st in urban Interstate congestion. Georgia’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), rural other principal arterial condition (1st) and urban Interstate condition (1st). Georgia’s lowest rankings are in state highway agency miles (42nd) and capital and bridge disbursements (39th). Georgia’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank 

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles  10 
  • State Highway Agency Miles  42 
  • Total Disbursements  37 
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements  39 
  • Maintenance Disbursements  10 
  • Administrative Disbursements  27 
  • Rural Interstate Condition  1 
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition  1 
  • Urban Interstate Condition  1 
  • Urban Interstate Congestion  31 
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges  15 
  • Fatality Rates  31 
  • Narrow Rural Lanes  19

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

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