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Traffic Information

In its mission to maintain Pennsylvania's transportation system, PennDOT monitors traffic information, provides traffic and Geographic Information Systems resources for partners and stakeholders, and much more. The department also facilitates safe Traffic Counting across the state.

Highway Statistics

2017 Highway Statistics

2016 Highway Statistics

2015 Highway Statistics

2014 Highway Statistics

2013 Highway Statistics

National Highway System (NHS)

NHS Maps

Statewide NHS Map (PDF)

NHS Revision Procedure (PDF)

NHS Revision Letter Template (PDF)

Functional Classifications

County Functional Class Maps

Functional Classification Revision Procedure (PDF)

Functional Classification Letter Template (PDF)

Traffic Data

2018 Pennsylvania Traffic Data

2017 Pennsylvania Traffic Data

2016 Pennsylvania Traffic Data

2015 Pennsylvania Traffic Data

2014 Pennsylvania Traffic Data

Frequently Asked Questions

What are traffic counts used for?

Traffic information is critical in transportation decision making related to highway funding, traffic engineering, highway design, planning, programming, and air quality analysis.

When is traffic count data collected?

PennDOT has an established program for collecting traffic data. Traffic data is collected at approximately 30,000 sites statewide. The sites are on various collection cycles: annually, every three or five years, depending on priority of the highway system. 10,000 traffic counts are taken each year at selected locations.