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This State Has the Best Highways in America

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20. Nevada
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 7.28 per commuter (21st best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.06% (23rd lowest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 1.28 per 100 million vehicle miles (the lowest)

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19. New Hampshire
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 8.10 per commuter (24th best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 0.73% (5th lowest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 8.51 per 100 million vehicle miles (19th highest)

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18. Minnesota
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 8.67 per commuter (23rd worst)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 0.60% (2nd lowest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 4.73 per 100 million vehicle miles (13th lowest)

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17. Arkansas
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 5.16 per commuter (5th best)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.36% (14th highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 4.85 per 100 million vehicle miles (14th lowest)

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16. Texas
> Annual peak hours spent in congestion: 23.42 per commuter (11th worst)
> Pct. of bridges that are structurally deficient: 1.25% (18th highest)
> Roadways fatality rate: 1.33 per 100 million vehicle miles (2nd lowest)

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