This is for those of you who commute each and every morning. You’re going to hate traffic even MORE after reading this (hopefully not in your car on the way to work).
Sitting in traffic costs the average driver 97 hours and $1,348 a YEAR (on wasted gas for example). That’s about eight hours and $112 a month.
So where does DFW rank in the most congested cities in America? 21st! And the third most congested in Texas! Here are the top 10, ranked by how many hours people waste a year:
1. Boston, 164 hours a year.
2. Washington, D.C., 155 hours.
3. Chicago, 138 hours.
4. Seattle, also 138 hours.
5. New York, 133 hours.
6. Los Angeles, 128 hours.
7. Pittsburgh, 127 hours.
8. San Francisco, 116 hours.
9. Portland, Oregon, also 116 hours.
10. Philadelphia, 112 hours a year.
Check out the stats for over 60 U.S. cities here.