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Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
3331 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95134-1906

408-321-5555
Web site


Public Transportation Coverage - Bus Transport

The following map illustrates those areas of Santa Clara that have easy access to public transportation. Easy access is defined as no more than a one-half mile walk from a bus route. Bus stop information is ignored. In cases of overlapping transit authorities, the transit system in review is shown in light purple and all other transit systems are shown in yellow. Source: Federal Transit Administration and Synergos Technologies, Inc.


Selected Public Transportation Stats

The following tables and charts give a financial and operations overview of the public transportation network in Santa Clara. Source: Federal Transit Administration - National Transit Database (1996-1998) and Synergos Technologies, Inc.

System Wide Information





General Information

Service Area Statistics
 Square Miles
 Population

Service Consumption
 Annual Passenger Miles
 Annual Unlinked Trips
 Average Weekday Unlinked Trips
 Average Saturday Unlinked Trips
 Average Sunday Unlinked Trips

Service Supplied
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Hours
 Veh. Available for Max. Service
 Veh. Operated in Max. Service
 Base Period Requirement

Financial Information

Fare Revenues Earned
 Directly Operated
 Purchased Transportation
   Total Fare Revenues Earned

Sources of 
Operating Funds Expended
 Passenger Fares
 Local Funds
 State Funds
 Federal Assistance
 Other Funds
   Total Operating Funds Expended

Summary of Operating Expenses
 Salaries, Wages and Benefits
 Materials and Supplies
 Purchased Transportation *
 Other Operating Expenses
   Total Operating Expenses

 Reconciling Cash Expenditures

Sources of Capital Funds
 Local Funds
 State Funds
 Federal Assistance
   Total Sources

Uses of Capital Funds
 Rolling Stock
 Facilites and Other
   Total Uses



1997


300
1,136,614


216,867,250
52,909,093
173,218
90,975
69,510


19,651,383
1,426,963
537
435
274




23,633,116
0
23,633,116



23,633,116
78,753,511
69,242,981
48,591
12,185,479
183,863,678


120,088,280
16,905,801
789,574
19,969,368
157,753,023

16,797,356


8,035,111
11,679,859
37,087,906
56,802,876


15,314,581
41,488,295
56,802,876



1998


300
1,136,614


235,431,908
53,366,901
174,427
91,188
71,745


20,302,328
1,495,731
578
447
301




27,200,840
1,037,197
28,238,037



28,238,037
111,616,679
72,624,283
59,238
12,803,758
225,341,995


130,380,075
17,035,213
736,094
24,031,946
172,183,328

40,598,839


22,525,306
44,191,267
61,937,629
128,654,202


23,922,781
104,731,421
128,654,202
Change
Over
Prior Yr



0
0


18,564,658
457,808
1,209
213
2,235


650,945
68,768
41
12
27




3,567,724
1,037,197
4,604,921



4,604,921
32,863,168
3,381,302
10,647
618,279
41,478,317


10,291,795
129,412
(53,480)
4,062,578
14,430,305

23,801,483


14,490,195
32,511,408
24,849,723
71,851,326


8,608,200
63,243,126
71,851,326




   






Mode of Transportation Breakout Information

Bus
Light
Rail
 Operating Expense
 Capital Funding
   Rolling Stock
   Facilites and Other
 Annual Passenger Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Miles
 Annual Vehicle Revenue Hours
 Annual Unlinked Trips
 Average Weekday Unlinked Trips

 Fixed Guideway Directional Route Miles

 Vehicles Available for Maximum Service
 Vehicles Operated in Maximum Service
   Directly Operated
   Purchased Transportation

 Average Fleet Age in Years
 Peak to Base Ratio
 Percent Spares

 Safety
   Incidents
   Injuries
   Fatalities

Performance Measures

Service Efficiency
 Operating Expense per Vehicle Revenue Mile
 Operating Expense per Vehicle Revenue Hour

Cost Effectiveness
 Operating Expense per Passenger Mile
 Operating Expense per Unlinked Passenger Trip

Service Effectiveness
 Unlinked Passenger Trips per Vehicle Revenue Mile
 Unlinked Passenger Trips per Vehicle Revenue Hour

$145,945,438
32,630,987
23,653,717
8,977,270
202,438,421
18,223,720
1,364,058
46,456,801
151,738

135.6

524
414
398
16

6.8
1.5
27%


446
365
1




8.01
106.99


0.72
3.14


2.55
34.06

$26,237,890
96,023,215
269,064
95,754,151
32,993,487
2,078,608
131,673
6,910,100
22,689

39.0

54
33
33
0

16.0
1.0
64%


49
34
1




12.62
199.27


0.80
3.80


3.32
52.48



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