19th Annual Highway Report - Nevada

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

Nevada

  • Overall Rank in 2008 15
  • Overall Rank in 2007 18
  • Overall Rank in 2006 20
  • Overall Rank in 2005 9
  • Overall Rank in 2000 13


Nevada ranks 15th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, improving three spots from last year’s report. Nevada ranks 31st in total highway disbursements, 41st in fatalities, 1st in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 40th in urban Interstate congestion. Nevada’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (1st) and narrow rural lanes (1st). Nevada’s lowest rankings are in administrative disbursements (41st) and fatality rates (41st). Nevada’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank 

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles  39 
  • State Highway Agency Miles  23 
  • Total Disbursements  31 
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements  27 
  • Maintenance Disbursements  24 
  • Administrative Disbursements  41 
  • Rural Interstate Condition  1 
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition  20 
  • Urban Interstate Condition  20 
  • Urban Interstate Congestion  40 
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges  1 
  • Fatality Rates  41 
  • Narrow Rural Lanes  1

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



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