How Many Hours Do We Waste in Traffic in Major U.S. Cities? image

The above diagram by Martha Kang McGill shows the number of hours a single American driver wastes annually due to road congestion in major US cities.

The orange line indicates the loss or gain in wasted hours from 1997 to 2007.

All data is from the Texas Transportation Institute’s 2009 Urban Mobility Report.

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Source: Infrastructurist.com