Michigan drivers in urban areas spend nearly one and a half times as many hours in congested traffic than drivers in the average "Top Ten" state.

What It Is: Hours of delay per resident in urbanized areas

Why It Matters: High amounts of delay waste productive time and add additional costs to employment, preventing some workers from entering the workforce

Traffic Congestion - Hour of Delay Trends

Traffic Congestion - Hour of Delay Standings

Source:U.S. Census Bureau, 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates