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Cities with the worst commutes in America

  • #10. Corona, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 36.7 minutes (39% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 35.3 minutes
    --- Carpool: 44.6 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 63.7 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 23.6% (14.7% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 21.7%
    --- Carpool: 33.4%
    --- Public transportation: 57.1%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 76,203
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 59,157
    --- Workers carpooling: 9,933
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 1,231

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 49.1%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.5%

  • #9. Jersey City, NJ

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 36.8 minutes (39.4% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 30.9 minutes
    --- Carpool: 31.3 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 45.1 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 18.7% (9.8% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 11.5%
    --- Carpool: 14.7%
    --- Public transportation: 27%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 133,529
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 42,190
    --- Workers carpooling: 9,236
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 64,735

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 17.8%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 36.5%

  • #8. San Ramon, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 37.2 minutes (40.9% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 33 minutes
    --- Carpool: 41.9 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 74.7 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 25.4% (16.5% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 18.4%
    --- Carpool: 32.8%
    --- Public transportation: 85.9%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 36,182
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 26,543
    --- Workers carpooling: 2,849
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 2,790

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 56.7%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.8%

  • #7. Chino Hills, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 38.9 minutes (47.3% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 37.9 minutes
    --- Carpool: 43.3 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 69.1 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 23.4% (14.5% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 21.2%
    --- Carpool: 32.5%
    --- Public transportation: 77.8%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 37,254
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 30,201
    --- Workers carpooling: 3,836
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 586

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 66%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.2%

  • #6. Hoboken, NJ

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 39.4 minutes (49.2% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 40.8 minutes
    --- Carpool: 39.9 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 42.2 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 13.6% (4.7% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 20%
    --- Carpool: 18%
    --- Public transportation: 12.7%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 35,394
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 8,405
    --- Workers carpooling: 655
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 21,572

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 18.6%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 57.5%

  • #5. Dale City, VA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 39.4 minutes (49.2% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 37.5 minutes
    --- Carpool: 43.9 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 61.9 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 25.2% (16.3% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 21.3%
    --- Carpool: 33.7%
    --- Public transportation: 66%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 37,302
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 28,424
    --- Workers carpooling: 4,652
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 2,023

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 46.1%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 14.3%

  • #4. New York, NY

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 40.8 minutes (54.5% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 33.9 minutes
    --- Carpool: 37.9 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 48.7 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 26.1% (17.2% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 16.2%
    --- Carpool: 21.3%
    --- Public transportation: 35.5%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 3,975,121
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 874,860
    --- Workers carpooling: 183,025
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 2,247,732

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 42.8%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 2.8%

  • #3. Palmdale, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 42.7 minutes (61.7% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 39.2 minutes
    --- Carpool: 55.6 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 86.6 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 35% (26.1% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 30.8%
    --- Carpool: 52%
    --- Public transportation: 81%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 59,045
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 45,132
    --- Workers carpooling: 8,851
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 1,159

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 5%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.4%

  • #2. Tracy, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 43.5 minutes (64.8% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 39.9 minutes
    --- Carpool: 54.7 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 91.3 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 35.3% (26.4% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 31%
    --- Carpool: 49.6%
    --- Public transportation: 89.6%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 40,381
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 29,959
    --- Workers carpooling: 6,558
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 1,190

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 55.8%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.4%

  • #1. Antioch, CA

    - Average one-way commute time to work: 45.4 minutes (72.0% higher than national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 41 minutes
    --- Carpool: 49.7 minutes
    --- Public transportation: 82.3 minutes

    - Workers with one-way commutes over 60 minutes: 33.5% (24.6% more than the national average)
    --- Driving alone in car, truck, or van: 27.1%
    --- Carpool: 39.1%
    --- Public transportation: 85.8%

    - Workers 16 years and over: 47,238
    --- Workers who drove a car, truck, or van: 32,427
    --- Workers carpooling: 7,809
    --- Workers taking public transportation: 3,643

    - Workers who commute outside their county of residence: 32.3%
    - Workers who commute outside their state of residence: 0.4%

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