Special Report

Places Where People Spend the Least Time Getting to Work

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35. Baca County, Colorado
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 12.5
> Share of commuters driving alone: 80.0% — 1,325th lowest of 2,997 counties (tied)
> Share of commuters carpooling: 7.5% — 678th lowest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters using public transit: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 2,997 counties (tied)

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34. Cheyenne County, Kansas
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 12.5
> Share of commuters driving alone: 75.4% — 508th lowest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters carpooling: 4.8% — 66th lowest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters using public transit: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 2,997 counties (tied)

33. Lemhi County, Idaho
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 12.5
> Share of commuters driving alone: 72.9% — 306th lowest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters carpooling: 9.9% — 1,110th highest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters using public transit: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 2,997 counties (tied)

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32. Cherry County, Nebraska
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 12.4
> Share of commuters driving alone: 63.0% — 58th lowest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters carpooling: 11.8% — 503rd highest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters using public transit: 1.0% — 537th highest of 2,997 counties

31. Potter County, South Dakota
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 12.3
> Share of commuters driving alone: 79.5% — 1,208th lowest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters carpooling: 7.2% — 570th lowest of 2,997 counties
> Share of commuters using public transit: 0.0% reported — the lowest of 2,997 counties (tied)

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