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Kalamazoo Metro Transit System
530 North Rose Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

616-337-8047
Web site


Public Transportation Coverage - Bus Transport

The following map illustrates those areas of Kalamazoo 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 Kalamazoo. 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


70
143,000


4,941,900
1,473,575
5,065
3,500
0


1,077,682
73,652
37
30
19




827,830
21,734
849,564



827,830
834,012
1,978,200
882,623
133,035
4,655,700


2,967,522
661,500
168,483
858,195
4,655,700

0


0
56,995
233,140
290,135


0
290,135
290,135



1998


70
143,000


5,738,858
2,040,919
7,161
4,132
0


1,542,835
99,974
47
34
28




818,024
24,427
842,451



842,451
912,373
2,393,414
944,603
176,362
5,269,203


3,547,381
681,639
225,052
815,131
5,269,203

0


0
412,232
1,648,931
2,061,163


1,795,832
265,331
2,061,163
Change
Over
Prior Yr



0
0


796,958
567,344
2,096
632
0


465,153
26,322
10
4
9




(9,806)
2,693
(7,113)



14,621
78,361
415,214
61,980
43,327
613,503


579,859
20,139
56,569
(43,064)
613,503

0


0
355,237
1,415,791
1,771,028


1,795,832
(24,804)
1,771,028




   






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

$5,044,151
2,061,163
1,795,832
265,331
5,679,046
1,487,009
95,020
2,028,144
7,116

.0

42
29
29
0

7.3
1.0
45%


19
15
0




3.39
53.09


0.89
2.49


1.36
21.34

$225,052
0
0
0
59,812
55,826
4,954
12,775
45

.0

5
5
0
5

3.0
.0
%


4
4
0




4.03
45.43


3.76
17.62


0.23
2.58



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