Capital Program - National Totals by Category and Population Group

Table 25
Fiscal Year 2001 Obligations for Capital Program
By Population Group

Category 34 Urbanized Areas Over 1 Million Population 91 Urbanized Areas 200,000 - 1 Million 283 Urbanized Areas 50,000 - 200,000 Urbanized Areas Under 50,000 & Rural Total Percent of Total
Bus Purchases $84,752,210 $53,182,358 $55,880,094 $43,518,432 $237,333,094 9.4%
Bus Other $80,563,662 $62,002,563 $52,980,023 $38,723,095 $234,269,343 9.3%
Maintenance Facility $7,674,157 $19,329,150 $16,912,355 $8,059,627 $51,975,289 2.1%
Sub-Total $172,990,029 $134,514,071 $125,772,472 $90,301,154 $523,577,726 20.8%
Fixed Guideway Mod $1,011,330,172 $12,832,552 $0 $0 $1,024,162,724 40.6%
New Starts $861,038,870 $75,566,844 $7,648,488 $30,171,739 $974,425,941 38.6%
TOTAL $2,045,359,071 $222,913,467 $133,420,960 $120,472,893 $2,522,166,391 100%
Percent of Total 81.1% 8.8% 5.3% 4.8% 100%

Bus Purchases by Type

NOTE: The percentage is based on the number of vehicles, not the dollar amount.
Transport Type Number Percent Amount
40-foot Bus 468 24.6% $107,615,442
35-foot Bus 212 11.1% $40,746,134
30-foot Bus 145 7.6% $26,228,050
30-foot-and-under Bus 408 21.4% $31,986,858
Articulated Bus 14 0.7% $6,395,642
Trolley Bus 31 1.6% $4,855,910
Used Bus 4 0.2% $136,000
Dual Mode Bus 0 0% $0
Commuter Bus 12 0.6% $3,330,223
Van 599 31.5% $17,106,165
Sedan/Station Wagon 7 0.4% $148,600
Intercity Bus 0 0% $0
Ferry Boat 3 0.2% $25,359,999
Other 0 0% $0
Total 1,903 100 $263,909,023

Bus Purchases by Population Group

NOTE: New Start funds used for ferry boat purchases - AK ($24,959,999); Savannah, GA ($400,000). Fixed Guideway funds used for 40' bus purchases - Denver, CO ($300,000); St. Louis, MO (224,000); Madison, WI ($691,930). These amounts account for the difference between Bus Purchases ($237,333,094) and Bus Purchases by Type ($263,909,023).
Population Group Number Amount
Over 1 Million 426 $85,276,210
200,000 - 1 Million 310 $53,874,288
50,000 - 200,000 362 $56,280,094
Under 50,000 805 $68,478,431
TOTAL 1,903 $263,909,023

Obligations Percentage, by Category Vehicles Percentage, by Population Group
Percentage of Obligations by Category: Fixed Guideway 40%, New Starts 39%, Bus 21%. Percentage of Vehicles, by Population Group: Rural 43%, Large 22%, Medium 16%, Small 19%.