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Shreveport Area Transit System
1115 Jack Wells Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71107

318-673-7400
Web site


Public Transportation Coverage - Bus Transport

The following map illustrates those areas of Shreveport 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 Shreveport. 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


54
251,398


17,727,041
4,263,841
14,357
10,343
1,158


2,265,259
151,362
57
45
29




1,913,560
0
1,913,560



1,913,560
2,975,565
485,000
484,850
61,968
5,920,943


4,047,950
649,555
449,868
767,765
5,915,138

5,805


266,442
0
1,216,047
1,482,489


1,284,358
198,131
1,482,489



1998


54
251,398


17,687,607
4,260,474
14,235
10,537
1,177


2,228,484
153,839
57
45
29




2,040,066
39,630
2,079,696



2,079,696
2,580,972
587,000
757,381
18,417
6,023,466


4,172,269
632,632
468,026
746,172
6,019,099

4,367


311,147
0
1,244,508
1,555,655


1,125,606
430,049
1,555,655
Change
Over
Prior Yr



0
0


(39,434)
(3,367)
(122)
194
19


(36,775)
2,477
0
0
0




126,506
39,630
166,136



166,136
(394,593)
102,000
272,531
(43,551)
102,523


124,319
(16,923)
18,158
(21,593)
103,961

(1,438)


44,705
0
28,461
73,166


(158,752)
231,918
73,166




   






Mode of Transportation Breakout Information

Bus
Demand
Response
 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

$5,551,073
1,555,655
1,125,606
430,049
17,465,288
1,925,762
130,053
4,234,009
14,151

.0

45
37
37
0

5.8
1.3
22%


97
123
0




2.88
42.68


0.32
1.31


2.20
32.56

$468,026
0
0
0
222,319
302,722
23,786
26,465
84

.0

12
8
0
8

3.7
.0
50%


1
2
0




1.55
19.68


2.11
17.68


0.09
1.11



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