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

Wisconsin

  • Overall Rank in 2008 28
  • Overall Rank in 2007 21
  • Overall Rank in 2006 21
  • Overall Rank in 2005 22
  • Overall Rank in 2000 16

Wisconsin ranks 28th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling seven spots from last year’s report. Wisconsin ranks 30th in total highway disbursements, 14th in fatalities, 6th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 27th in urban Interstate congestion. Wisconsin’s best rankings come in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (6th), narrow rural lanes (12th) and fatality rates (14th). Wisconsin’s lowest rankings are in rural Interstate condition (44th) and urban Interstate condition (41st). Wisconsin’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008 Rank

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles 22
  • State Highway Agency Miles 28
  • Total Disbursements 30
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements 35
  • Maintenance Disbursements 21
  • Administrative Disbursements 29
  • Rural Interstate Condition 44
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition 23
  • Urban Interstate Condition 41
  • Urban Interstate Congestion 27
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges 6
  • Fatality Rates 14
  • Narrow Rural Lanes 12

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