Transportation

In 2011, Kansas ranked 3rd in the country for the amount of length in public roads. We have 140,513 miles of public roads throughout Kansas. Also in the same year, the motor-fuel gasoline tax was 24 cents per gallon.

Kansas Motor Vehicle Registration in Pottawatomie County, 2012

Vehicle Type Number of Vehicles
Automobile 11,597
Truck 7,813
Trailer 2,044
Motorcycle 830
Motor Bike 48
RV 112

Vehicles Per Household (2012)

Number of Vehicles Percent of Houeholds
0 2.4%
1 21.8%
2 43.3%
3 32.5%

Commuting to Work

Transportation Method Estimate Percent
Car, Truck, or Van -- Drove alone 8,620 79.5%
Car, Truck, or Van -- Carpooled 1,306 12.0%
Public Transportation (excluding taxicab) 27 0.2%
Walked 273 2.5%
Other means 149 1.4%
Worked at Home 466 4.3%
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 21.6  
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