Policy Study

Indiana Ranks 34th Overall in Highway Performance and Cost-Effectiveness

Indiana’s best rankings are deficient bridges (16th), administrative disbursements per mile (19th) and fatality rate (20th).

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Overall Highway Performance Rank - Highway Report 2017
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Indiana's Performance and Cost-Effectiveness Rankings
2017 Annual Highway Report

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Indiana ranks 34th in the nation in highway performance and cost-effectiveness in the Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation.

Indiana ranks 20th in fatality rate, 16th in deficient bridges, 43rd in rural Interstate pavement condition, 43rd in urban Interstate pavement condition, and 25th in urbanized area congestion.

On spending, Indiana ranks 31st in total disbursements per mile and 19th in administrative disbursements per mile.

Indiana’s best rankings are deficient bridges (16th), administrative disbursements per mile (19th) and fatality rate (20th).

Indiana’s worst rankings are rural Interstate pavement condition (43rd), urban Interstate pavement condition (43rd) and maintenance disbursements per mile (42nd).

Indiana’s state-controlled highway mileage makes it the 22nd largest system.