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Cities with the worst commutes in America

  • #40. Deltona, FL

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 32.5 minutes (23.1% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 32.3 minutes
    --- Carpool: 35 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 50.8 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 12.2% (3.3% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 11.6%
    --- Carpool: 18.6%
    --- Public transportation: 60.2%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 36,299
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 31,524
    --- Workers carpooling: 2,843
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 123

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 46%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.6%

  • #39. Kendall, FL

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 32.5 minutes (23.1% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 32.1 minutes
    --- Carpool: 29.1 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 49.5 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 14.6% (5.7% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 14.2%
    --- Carpool: 9.5%
    --- Public transportation: 27.9%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 38,247
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 31,775
    --- Workers carpooling: 2,507
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 1,537

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 3.9%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.4%

  • #38. Whittier, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 32.7 minutes (23.9% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 31.9 minutes
    --- Carpool: 36.1 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 63.7 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 15.1% (6.2% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 13.4%
    --- Carpool: 22.1%
    --- Public transportation: 58.4%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 40,098
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 32,695
    --- Workers carpooling: 3,705
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 906

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 18.6%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.2%

  • #37. San Francisco, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 32.8 minutes (24.2% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 30.5 minutes
    --- Carpool: 30.1 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 41.6 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 14.2% (5.3% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 11%
    --- Carpool: 10%
    --- Public transportation: 23.8%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 495,315
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 170,042
    --- Workers carpooling: 33,747
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 168,514

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 23.7%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.4%

  • #36. Philadelphia, PA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 32.9 minutes (24.6% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 30.5 minutes
    --- Carpool: 33.4 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 44.5 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 14.3% (5.4% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 9.7%
    --- Carpool: 14.7%
    --- Public transportation: 28.9%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 649,574
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 331,271
    --- Workers carpooling: 54,786
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 164,181

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 19.1%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 5.6%

  • #35. Union City, NJ

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 33 minutes (25.0% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 29.1 minutes
    --- Carpool: 32.9 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 41 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 16.2% (7.3% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 8.9%
    --- Carpool: 16.1%
    --- Public transportation: 25.4%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 35,198
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 10,091
    --- Workers carpooling: 4,435
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 15,116

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 25.7%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 20.5%

  • #34. Alameda, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 33 minutes (25.0% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 28.7 minutes
    --- Carpool: 29.5 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 51.5 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 16.5% (7.6% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 10.8%
    --- Carpool: 11.5%
    --- Public transportation: 38.8%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 40,199
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 23,892
    --- Workers carpooling: 3,439
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 7,139

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 34.4%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.7%

  • #33. Fontana, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 33 minutes (25.0% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 30.9 minutes
    --- Carpool: 40.9 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 76.3 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 17.3% (8.4% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 14.3%
    --- Carpool: 28.1%
    --- Public transportation: 71.4%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 91,390
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 71,719
    --- Workers carpooling: 12,291
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 1,676

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 32.5%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.2%

  • #32. Pearland, TX

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 33.1 minutes (25.4% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 32.9 minutes
    --- Carpool: 33.4 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 38.8 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 11.9% (3.0% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 11.6%
    --- Carpool: 10.7%
    --- Public transportation: 18.4%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 58,409
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 52,117
    --- Workers carpooling: 4,067
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 158

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 71.7%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.8%

  • #31. Gaithersburg, MD

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 33.1 minutes (25.4% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 29.7 minutes
    --- Carpool: 31.9 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 52.6 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 18.8% (9.9% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 13.2%
    --- Carpool: 14.6%
    --- Public transportation: 51.2%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 35,858
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 24,276
    --- Workers carpooling: 3,934
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 4,888

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 7.4%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 18.8%

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