Special Report

The City With the Longest Drives to Work in Every State

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Alabama: Birmingham-Hoover
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 26.8 (Alabama: 25.2)
> Share of commuters driving alone: 83.5% (Alabama: 84.9%)
> Share of commuters carpooling: 8.5% (Alabama: 8.3%)
> Share of commuters using public transit: 0.5% (Alabama: 0.3%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 12

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Alaska: Anchorage
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 22.2 (Alaska: 18.9)
> Share of commuters driving alone: 74.6% (Alaska: 68.1%)
> Share of commuters carpooling: 11.9% (Alaska: 12.1%)
> Share of commuters using public transit: 1.3% (Alaska: 1.2%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 2

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Arizona: Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 26.9 (Arizona: 25.8)
> Share of commuters driving alone: 73.9% (Arizona: 74.5%)
> Share of commuters carpooling: 10.8% (Arizona: 10.7%)
> Share of commuters using public transit: 1.7% (Arizona: 1.6%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 7

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Arkansas: Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 23.2 (Arkansas: 21.8)
> Share of commuters driving alone: 82.7% (Arkansas: 82.3%)
> Share of commuters carpooling: 9.6% (Arkansas: 10.2%)
> Share of commuters using public transit: 0.4% (Arkansas: 0.3%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 6

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California: Stockton
> Avg. commute time (minutes): 35.2 (California: 29.8)
> Share of commuters driving alone: 78.6% (California: 72.1%)
> Share of commuters carpooling: 12.2% (California: 10.0%)
> Share of commuters using public transit: 1.6% (California: 4.6%)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 26

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