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Total And Pedalcyclists Traffic Fatalities And Fatality Rates By City, 2017 (1)

 

      Pedalcyclists Fatality rate per million population
City (2) Resident
population
Total traffic
fatalities
Fatalities As a percent of
total traffic
fatalities
Total Pedalcyclist Pedalcyclist
rank (3)
New York, NY 8,622,698 207 22 10.6% 24.01 2.55 20
Los Angeles, CA 3,999,759 257 14 5.4 64.25 3.50 10
Chicago, IL 2,716,450 147 6 4.1 54.11 2.21 23
Houston, TX 2,312,717 245 6 2.4 105.94 2.59 19
Phoenix, AZ 1,626,078 249 14 5.6 153.13 8.61 1
Philadelphia, PA 1,580,863 94 2 2.1 59.46 1.27 28
San Antonio, TX 1,511,946 146 3 2.1 96.56 1.98 24
San Diego, CA 1,419,516 74 0 (4) 52.13 (5) 32
Dallas, TX 1,341,075 194 1 0.5 144.66 0.75 31
San Jose, CA 1,035,317 45 4 8.9 43.46 3.86 8
Austin, TX 950,715 80 5 6.3 84.15 5.26 5
Jacksonville, FL 892,062 145 4 2.8 162.54 4.48 6
San Francisco, CA 884,363 25 2 8.0 28.27 2.26 22
Columbus, OH 879,170 58 1 1.7 65.97 1.14 29
Fort Worth, TX 874,168 110 1 0.9 125.83 1.14 29
Indianapolis, IN 863,002 96 2 2.1 111.24 2.32 21
Charlotte, NC 859,035 103 5 4.9 119.90 5.82 3
Seattle, WA 724,745 30 3 10.0 41.39 4.14 7
Denver, CO 704,621 49 1 2.0 69.54 1.42 27
Washington, DC 693,972 31 2 6.5 44.67 2.88 18
Boston, MA 685,094 26 2 7.7 37.95 2.92 17
El Paso, TX 683,577 50 1 2.0 73.14 1.46 26
Detroit, MI 673,104 103 0 (4) 153.02 (5) 32
Nashville, TN 667,560 68 0 (4) 101.86 (5) 32
Memphis, TN 652,236 99 2 2.0 151.79 3.07 16
Portland, OR 647,805 48 2 4.2 74.10 3.09 15
Oklahoma City, OK 643,648 96 2 2.1 149.15 3.11 14
Las Vegas, NV 641,676 45 2 4.4 70.13 3.12 13
Louisville, KY 621,349 89 2 2.2 143.24 3.22 12
Baltimore, MD 611,648 38 0 (4) 62.13 (5) 32
Milwaukee, WI 595,351 70 2 2.9 117.58 3.36 11
Albuquerque, NM 558,545 84 2 2.4 150.39 3.58 9
Tucson, AZ 535,677 64 1 1.6 119.47 1.87 25
Fresno, CA 527,438 61 3 4.9 115.65 5.69 4
Sacramento, CA 501,901 69 3 4.3 137.48 5.98 2

(1) Ranked by city population. Pedalcyclists are defined by the National Highway Safety Administration as bicyclists and othe cyclists including riders of two-wheeled, nonmotorized vehicles, tricycles and unicycles.
(2) Population of 500,000 or more.
(3) Cities with the same pedalcyclist fatality rate per million population receive the same rank.
(4) Less than 0.1 percent.
(5) Less than 0.01 per million population.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; U.S. Census Bureau.

 
Total And Pedalcyclists Traffic Fatalities And Fatality Rates By City, 2014 (1)

 

      Pedalcyclists Fatality rate per
million population
City (2) Resident
population
Total traffic
fatalities
Killed As a percent of total
traffic fatalities
Total Pedalcyclist Rank (3)
New York, NY 8,491,079 248 20 8.1% 29.21 2.36 9
Los Angeles, CA 3,928,864 240 7 2.9 61.09 1.78 17
Chicago, IL 2,722,389 120 6 5.0 44.08 2.20 11
Houston, TX 2,239,558 232 6 2.6 103.59 2.68 8
Philadelphia, PA 1,560,297 97 3 3.1 62.17 1.92 15
Phoenix, AZ 1,537,058 177 11 6.2 115.16 7.16 2
San Antonio, TX 1,436,697 147 1 0.7 102.32 0.70 26
San Diego, CA 1,381,069 79 3 3.8 57.2 2.17 12
Dallas, TX 1,281,047 154 1 0.6 120.21 0.78 25
San Jose, CA 1,015,785 55 2 3.6 54.15 1.97 13
Austin, TX 912,791 58 0 0.0 63.54 0.00 27
Jacksonville, FL 853,382 106 1 0.9 124.21 1.17 24
San Francisco, CA 852,469 32 2 6.3 37.54 2.35 10
Indianapolis, IN 848,788 83 1 1.2 97.79 1.18 23
Columbus, OH 835,957 49 3 6.1 58.62 3.59 5
Fort Worth, TX 812,238 76 1 1.3 93.57 1.23 21
Charlotte, NC 809,958 62 1 1.6 76.55 1.23 22
Detroit, MI 680,250 125 3 2.4 183.76 4.41 4
El Paso, TX 679,036 49 0 0.0 72.16 0.00 27
Seattle, WA 668,342 18 2 11.1 26.93 2.99 7
Denver, CO 663,862 42 3 7.1 63.27 4.52 3
Washington, DC 658,893 23 1 4.3 34.91 1.52 20
Memphis, TN 656,861 89 0 0.0 135.49 0.00 27
Boston, MA 655,884 22 1 4.5 33.54 1.52 20
Nashville-Davidson metropolitan area,TN 644,014 52 0 0.0 80.74 0.00 27
Baltimore, MD 622,793 30 1 3.3 48.17 1.61 19
Oklahoma City, OK 620,602 68 2 2.9 109.57 3.22 6
Portland, OR 619,360 21 0 0.0 33.91 0.00 27
Las Vegas, NV 613,599 39 0 0.0 63.56 0.00 27
Louisville/Jefferson County metropolitan area, KY 612,780 70 1 1.4 114.23 1.63 18
Milwaukee, WI 599,642 50 0 0.0 83.38 0.00 27
Albuquerque, NM 557,169 55 1 1.8 98.71 1.79 16
Tucson, AZ 527,972 51 6 11.8 96.6 11.36 1
Fresno, CA 515,986 21 1 4.8 40.7 1.94 14

(1) Ranked by city population.
(2) Population of 500,000 or more.
(3) Cities with the same pedalist fatality rate per million population receive the same rank.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; U.S. Census Bureau.

 
Total And Pedalcyclists Traffic Fatalities And Fatality Rates By City, 2016 (1)

 

      Pedalcyclists Fatality rate
per million
population
City (2) Resident
population
Total
traffic
fatalities
Fatalities As a percent
of total
traffic fatalities
Total Pedalcyclist Pedalcyclist
rank (3)
New York, NY 8,537,673 230 19 8.3% 26.94 2.23 17
Los Angeles, CA 3,976,322 315 20 6.3 79.22 5.03 7
Chicago, IL 2,704,958 123 5 4.1 45.47 1.85 20
Houston, TX 2,303,482 248 7 2.8 107.66 3.04 14
Phoenix, AZ 1,615,017 225 8 3.6 139.32 4.95 8
Philadelphia, PA 1,567,872 101 3 3.0 64.42 1.91 19
San Antonio, TX 1,492,510 194 5 2.6 129.98 3.35 9
San Diego, CA 1,406,630 96 1 1.0 68.25 0.71 30
Dallas, TX 1,317,929 190 0 (4) 144.17 (5) 31
San Jose, CA 1,025,350 60 3 5.0 58.52 2.93 15
Austin, TX 947,890 86 2 2.3 90.73 2.11 18
Jacksonville, FL 880,619 149 7 4.7 169.2 7.95 1
San Francisco, CA 870,887 28 1 3.6 32.15 1.15 29
Columbus, OH 860,090 53 1 1.9 61.62 1.16 28
Indianapolis, IN 855,164 96 6 6.3 112.26 7.02 3
Fort Worth, TX 854,113 84 1 1.2 98.35 1.17 27
Charlotte, NC 842,051 93 1 1.1 110.44 1.19 26
Seattle, WA 704,352 27 2 7.4 38.33 2.84 16
Denver, CO 693,060 54 4 7.4 77.92 5.77 5
El Paso, TX 683,080 67 0 (4) 98.09 (5) 31
Washington, DC 681,170 27 1 3.7 39.64 1.47 25
Boston, MA 673,184 27 0 (4) 40.11 (5) 31
Detroit, MI 672,795 118 4 3.4 175.39 5.95 4
Nashville-Davidson metropolitan area,TN 660,388 65 1 1.5 98.43 1.51 24
Memphis, TN 652,717 120 2 1.7 183.85 3.06 13
Portland, OR 639,863 43 5 11.6 67.2 7.81 2
Oklahoma City, OK 638,367 87 2 2.3 136.29 3.13 12
Las Vegas, NV 632,912 58 2 3.4 91.64 3.16 11
Louisville/Jefferson County metropolitan area, KY 616,261 87 2 2.3 141.17 3.25 10
Baltimore, MD 614,664 41 1 2.4 66.7 1.63 23
Milwaukee, WI 595,047 59 1 1.7 99.15 1.68 22
Albuquerque, NM 559,277 94 1 1.1 168.07 1.79 21
Tucson, AZ 530,706 59 3 5.1 111.17 5.65 6
Fresno, CA 522,053 13 0 (4) 24.9 (5) 31

(1) Ranked by city population. Pedalcyclists are defined by the National Highway Safety Administration as bicyclists and othe cyclists including riders of two-wheeled, nonmotorized vehicles, tricycles and unicycles.
(2) Population of 500,000 or more.
(3) Cities with the same pedalist fatality rate per million population receive the same rank.
(4) Less than 0.1 percent.
(5) Less than 0.01 per million population.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; U.S. Census Bureau.