19th Annual Highway Report - Minnesota

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

Minnesota

  • Overall Rank in 2008 25
  • Overall Rank in 2007 15
  • Overall Rank in 2006 18
  • Overall Rank in 2005 13
  • Overall Rank in 2000 12


Minnesota ranks 25th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, dropping 10 spots from last year’s report. Minnesota ranks 25th in total highway disbursements, 2nd in fatalities, 3rd in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 49th in urban Interstate congestion. Minnesota’s best rankings come in fatality rates (2nd), deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (3rd), and rural other principal arterial condition (13th). Minnesota’s lowest rankings are in urban Interstate congestion (49th) and rural Interstate condition (45th). Minnesota’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles  19 
  • State Highway Agency Miles  27 
  • Total Disbursements  25 
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements  25 
  • Maintenance Disbursements  38 
  • Administrative Disbursements  24 
  • Rural Interstate Condition  45 
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition  13 
  • Urban Interstate Condition  15 
  • Urban Interstate Congestion  49 
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges  3 
  • Fatality Rates  2 
  • Narrow Rural Lanes  27 

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



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