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Tidewater Transportation District Commission
1500 Monticello Avenue
P.O. Box 2096
Norfolk, VA 23501

757-640-6210
Web site


Public Transportation Coverage - Bus Transport

The following map illustrates those areas of Norfolk 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 Norfolk. 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


253
910,000


47,713,270
10,094,688
32,996
22,567
8,319


7,137,284
557,255
338
289
86




7,206,322
289,168
7,495,490



7,943,981
5,309,121
5,587,466
2,915,151
1,015,949
22,771,668


16,246,064
3,591,048
1,160,263
1,707,139
22,704,514

67,154


2,526,290
568,600
3,730,152
6,825,042


2,004,647
4,820,395
6,825,042



1998


253
910,000


52,722,684
10,859,226
34,317
28,932
9,496


7,611,377
580,194
336
297
91




7,478,198
316,075
7,794,273



8,185,737
6,017,045
6,136,709
4,892,909
587,306
25,819,706


17,822,033
3,719,406
1,100,973
3,114,738
25,757,150

62,556


679,199
490,963
3,419,132
4,589,294


1,341,316
3,247,978
4,589,294
Change
Over
Prior Yr



0
0


5,009,414
764,538
1,321
6,365
1,177


474,093
22,939
(2)
8
5




271,876
26,907
298,783



241,756
707,924
549,243
1,977,758
(428,643)
3,048,038


1,575,969
128,358
(59,290)
1,407,599
3,052,636

(4,598)


(1,847,091)
(77,637)
(311,020)
(2,235,748)


(663,331)
(1,572,417)
(2,235,748)




   






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

$21,744,548
3,208,808
221,701
2,987,107
47,629,670
5,836,405
465,810
10,073,620
32,030

32.5

168
138
138
0

6.7
1.4
22%


129
178
2




3.73
46.68


0.46
2.16


1.73
21.63

$3,231,366
374,778
113,907
260,871
2,212,381
1,496,424
101,966
295,067
1,025

.0

151
142
52
90

3.4
.0
6%


21
19
0




2.16
31.69


1.46
10.95


0.20
2.89



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