The recently released Nationwide Household Travel Survey shows that nearly 60% of work trips are 10 miles or less in distance. Only 9% of work trips are over 30 miles. The average work trip distance is 13.9 miles.
Vehicle Trips to Work by Trip Distance, 2009
|≥ 5 miles||13,981||40.0%|
|≤ 31 miles||3,152||9.0%|
Source: Generated from the National Household Travel Survey (NHTS) Internet site.