<Local and rural collector roads.
Paved local and collector road total ? 1,415,389 miles.
Rural mileage ? 3,083,988
Major collector ? 433,121
Minor collector ? 271,815
Local ? 2,109,519
Local and collector total ? 2,814,455
Paved mileage ? rural ? 1,684,922
Percent paved ? 63.4%
Subtracting interstate, other prinicipal arterial and minor arterial mileage:
1,684,922 ? 33,048 ? 98,911 ? 137,574 = 1,415,389
Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics.
In 2000, the United States had approximately 3.9 miles of public roads.
Rural roads account for 3.1 million miles or 80% of total road mileage.
Source: USDOT 2000, Table HM10.
Rural major collectors account for 10.9% of total U.S. miles. Rural
minor collectors ? 6.9%. Rural local roads represent 58% of total U.S.
In southern states, local rural roads totalled 729,232 miles.
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