19th Annual Highway Report - Virginia

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

Virginia

  • Overall Rank in 2008 18
  • Overall Rank in 2007 12
  • Overall Rank in 2006 16
  • Overall Rank in 2005 18
  • Overall Rank in 2000 14


Virginia ranks 18th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling six spots from last year’s report. Virginia ranks 8th in total highway disbursements, 11th in fatalities, 32nd in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 18th in urban Interstate congestion. Virginia’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), state-controlled highway miles (3rd) and capital and bridge disbursements (4th). Virginia’s lowest rankings are in narrow rural lanes (45th) and deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (32nd). Virginia’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008  Rank 

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles  3 
  • State Highway Agency Miles  5 
  • Total Disbursements  8 
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements  4 
  • Maintenance Disbursements  25 
  • Administrative Disbursements  15 
  • Rural Interstate Condition  1 
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition  9 
  • Urban Interstate Condition  29 
  • Urban Interstate Congestion  18 
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges  32 
  • Fatality Rates  11 
  • Narrow Rural Lanes  45

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



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