States With the Worst Roads

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Interstate 91 southbound Vermont
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15. Vermont
> Public roads in poor condition: 24.6% (15th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 32.1% (10th highest)
> Added vehicle costs: $424 per motorist (6th highest)
> Size of road system: 29,219 lane-miles (4th smallest)

Family trip new mexico
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14. New Mexico
> Public roads in poor condition: 24.7% (14th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 16.3% (8th lowest)
> Added vehicle costs: $291 per motorist (24th highest)
> Size of road system: 143,255 lane-miles (19th smallest)

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Biloxi Beach at Sunset, Mississippi
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13. Mississippi
> Public roads in poor condition: 25.7% (13th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 20.9% (18th lowest)
> Added vehicle costs: $419 per motorist (8th highest)
> Size of road system: 158,491 lane-miles (22nd smallest)

Wheeling, West Virginia
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12. West Virginia
> Public roads in poor condition: 28.5% (12th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 34.8% (7th highest)
> Added vehicle costs: $273 per motorist (23rd lowest)
> Size of road system: 79,934 lane-miles (12th smallest)

Brooklyn, Kings County, New York
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11. New York
> Public roads in poor condition: 28.6% (11th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 38.6% (5th highest)
> Added vehicle costs: $403 per motorist (10th highest)
> Size of road system: 242,447 lane-miles (12th largest)