General Statistics

(Detailed statistics about the distribution of mileage by class, town, county, VTrans district, and regional planning commission can be found on our Mapping Section Publications page)

-- Summary Mileage Statistics --

Summary Mileage Statistics (2021)
Road Classification Sum Average Minimum Maximum
State Highway (incl. interstates) 2708.966 10.033 0.000 (Hartford) 45.422
Class 1 139.782 0.518 0.000 (Montpelier) 10.531
Class 1 Lane 23.969 0.089 0.000 (South Burlington) 5.512
Class 2 2791.000 10.34 0.000 (Milton) 33.560
Class 3 8535.77 31.61 0.000 (Hartford) 108.56
Class 4 1594.66 5.91 0.000 (Barnard) 43.26
Legal Trail 536.63 1.99 0.000 (Chittenden) 41.82
Scenic Highway 68.265 0.25 0.000 (Stowe) 19.457
sum = total mileage statewide
average = average town mileage
minimum = lowest town mileage
maximum = highest town mileage

Numbers are based on 270 towns, cities, incorporated villages, unorganized towns, and gores.


-- Public Paved and Dirt Roads --

Statewide Totals of Paved and 'Dirt' Highways
Generic Term VTrans Term 2021
Paved Pavement 7,172
  Total Paved Statewide 7,172
     
Dirt Gravel 6,006
  Graded Earth 1,583
  Unimproved/Primitive 284
  Untravelled 720
  Total Dirt Statewide 8,593
     
  Total Miles Statewide 15,765
  Mileage includes Interstate, US Highway, State Highway, Class 1, 2, 3, and 4 Town Highway.  It does not include Legal Trail mileage.
Top 5 Dirt Road Towns
Town 'Dirt' Mileage (2021)
Danville 102
Barnard 96
Bethel 88
Chester 88
Washington 84
  Mileage includes Class 2, 3, and 4 Town Highways.  It does not include Legal Trails.

-- Public Paved and Dirt Roads More Detailed Reports --

Paved and Dirt Roads Statewide Totals (years 2006-2021) Surface_Totals

Paved and Dirt Roads Report by County Surface_byCounty

Paved and Dirt Roads Report by County and Town Surface_byCountyTown

-- Mileages to Montpelier from Towns and Cities in Vermont --

Mileages_to_Montpelier