Congestion is on the rise in nearly every city in America. As a result, the trip between home and work is getting longer and longer and longer. So it should come as no surprise that potential home buyers rank commute time right up there with price, bedrooms and school district.
Feel like traffic has been slowing down lately? You’re not the only one. According to the latest INRIX Gridlock Index (IGI) [please link to release on INRIX.com] drivers across the U.S. spent more time stuck in traffic last June than they did in June 2012, with the national level of traffic congestion jumping by over 8 percent. Great news for economists and policymakers on the lookout for signs of an improving economy, but not so much fun for the rest of us.
The latest INRIX Gridlock Index (IGI) shows drivers across the nation spent more time stuck in traffic last May than they did in May 2012, as traffic jumped by almost 10 percent.
Once again the latest INRIX Gridlock Index (IGI) shows that U.S. traffic is up by almost 10%, a spot of good news for the U.S. economy. Yet some regions are faring better than others: while the Midwest, West and Northeast are booming, traffic in the South is growing at a molasses-slow pace. In fact, drivers in […]
Traffic congestion is back on the rise nationwide, and according to our Memorial Day travel forecast, holiday traffic will be up an average of four percent over last year.
Today, we released the sixth annual INRIX Traffic Scorecard. Utilizing trillions of data points gathered from crowd-sourced traffic information, the INRIX Traffic Scorecard is the world’s most in-depth, data-driven look at traffic congestion. If you’re a data geek, you can head on over to the Traffic Scorecard right now and browse to your heart’s content. However, if […]
Good news for Android and iOS users – we’ve enabled one of your top requests! Now with INRIX Traffic, you can input the exact routes you like to drive, providing more options around gridlock and to your destination of choice. See arrival times and road alerts based on your specific, custom route. The INRIX Traffic […]
The latest INRIX Gridlock Index (IGI) shows drivers have been spending a lot more time sitting bumper-to-bumper. Traffic jumped by almost 10 percent during February, for the largest year-over-year increase ever recorded by our 100-metro area index.
Feel like you’ve been spending more time in traffic lately? You might be right, but at least there’s a silver lining.
The latest edition of the INRIX Gridlock Index is out and shows more signs of life in the U.S. economy.