With U.S. traffic congestion costing the average driver over $1,400 per year and the U.S. ranked 10th in the world in road quality, the personal-finance website WalletHub on Tuesday released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst States to Drive in.
To determine the most driver-friendly states in the U.S., WalletHub compared the 50 states across 30 key metrics. The data set ranges from average gas prices to share of rush-hour traffic congestion to road quality.
Driving in Hawaii (1=Best; 25=Avg.):
- 35th – Share of Rush-Hour Traffic Congestion
- 43rd – Car Theft Rate
- 50th – Auto-Repair Shops per Capita
- 50th – Avg. Gas Prices
- 49th – Auto-Maintenance Costs
- 48th – Road Quality
- 49th – Car Dealerships per Capita
For the full report, click here.