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Motor Fuels: (cents per gallon)

  • Federal 18.4; Diesel 24.4
  • State (all fuels) 12.1

Trust funded by user fees:

  • $8.2 b in FY 2008-09
  • $41.5 b in the 5-yr WP
  • $4.3 b estimated lettings FY2009
  • FDOT employees 7,426 statewide

Facts:

  • $1 invested in transportation = $5.60 in user benefits; $1 b spent = 28,000 jobs.
  • SHS has 42,431 lane miles, 11,610 bridges (56% FDOT).
  • 800+ aviation facilities: 127 public and 19 have scheduled service.
  • 28 Local Transit Agencies
  • 14 Seaports
  • Of the 2,796 miles of rail lines in Florida, all but 81 miles are owned by 15 freight railroads and the entire track is controlled by the freight railroads.

Demand:

  • In 2007, Florida’s population was estimated to have grown to 18,680,367.
  • Between 2000 and 2007, Florida’s population grew an average of 2.3% per year. The growth from 2000-2007 was nearly 11% of the total U.S. population growth.
  • There were 84.5 million visitor trips to Florida in 2007, 0.8% more than in 2006. There were approximately 4.6 visitors to the state for every resident in 2007. About 52% of all visitors to Florida arrived by air. Taxable spending in tourism/recreation reached about $65.5 billion in 2007, up by approximately 1% from 2006.
  • In 2007, the centerline miles of public roads remained about the same as in 2006. Lane miles on the Florida State Highway System (SHS) grew about 0.4% in 2007.

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