Census Tract with the longest commute times

If you think your commute is bad, consider that for some, the average daily travel time to work is over an hour and a half. Where do these pained commuters live? Rural Montana? Suburban Los Angeles? Actually, they’re in Hunts Point, in the Bronx, New York, and the Near South Side of Chicago. These riders of the Lexington Avenue Local and the Red Line spent 95 minutes a day, on average, to get to work in 2009.

Estimated average travel time to work in 2010

Census Tract County, State Estimated average travel time to work
009100 Bronx, NY 95 min
330400 Cook, IL 95 min
010702 Miami-Dade, FL 83 min
103601 Oklahoma, OK 75 min
035200 Kings, NY 72 min
076600 Queens, NY 70 min
07308 District of Columbia, DC 66 min
023702 Bronx, NY 64 min
058800 Queens, NY 64 min
025800 Queens, NY 63 min

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