Special Report

Worst Cities to Drive in Every State

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South Dakota: Rapid City
> Traffic fatalities per 100,000 people: 14.3 (state: 14.8)
> Avg. commute time: 18.4 min. (state: 17.3 min.)
> Commuters driving to work: 88.8% (state: 89.0%)
> 2017 car thefts per 100,000 people: 252.6

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Tennessee: Morristown
> Traffic fatalities per 100,000 people: 16.9 (state: 15.5)
> Avg. commute time: 23.8 min. (state: 25.1 min.)
> Commuters driving to work: N/A (state: 92.0%)
> 2017 car thefts per 100,000 people: 260.0

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Texas: Odessa
> Traffic fatalities per 100,000 people: 30.6 (state: 13.1)
> Avg. commute time: 22 min. (state: 26.5 min.)
> Commuters driving to work: 91.7% (state: 90.4%)
> 2017 car thefts per 100,000 people: 336.1

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Utah: Salt Lake City
> Traffic fatalities per 100,000 people: 6.5 (state: 8.8)
> Avg. commute time: 22.4 min. (state: 22 min.)
> Commuters driving to work: 86.5% (state: 86.8%)
> 2017 car thefts per 100,000 people: 564.0

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Vermont: Burlington-South Burlington
> Traffic fatalities per 100,000 people: 6.4 (state: 11.1)
> Avg. commute time: 22.4 min. (state: 23.2 min.)
> Commuters driving to work: 83.8% (state: 84.0%)
> 2017 car thefts per 100,000 people: 72.8