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8.5.20 – OKLAHOMA¬†CITY (KOKH) –

According to a study conducted by CoPilot, Oklahoma has the eighth-worst roads in the nation.

According to data from the Federal Highway Administration, 26% of major urban roads in the United States are in poor condition.ADVERTISING

Research from AAA showed that potholes lead to $3 billion per year in vehicle repair costs across the country.

According to CoPilot’s study, 33.4% of major roads in Oklahoma are in poor condition, which is 8% higher than the national average of 26.4%.

Below is a summary of the data for Oklahoma:

  • Percentage of all major roads in poor condition–33.4%
  • Interstates and freeways in poor condition–6.4%
  • Arterials in poor condition–19.8%
  • Minor arterials in poor condition–46.4%
  • Daily vehicle-miles per capita–25.7
  • Miles of road per 1,000 people–7.6

Below are statistics for the entire United States:

  • Percentage of all major roads in poor condition–26.4%
  • Interstates and freeways in poor condition–5.8%
  • Arterials in poor condition–26.4%
  • Minor arterials in poor condition–34.5%
  • Daily vehicle–miles per capita–24.9
  • Miles of road per 1,000 people–4.9

For more information from CoPilot, click here.