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WalletHub Study: California Is 2021’s 2nd Worst State to Drive in

With U.S. traffic congestion costing U.S. drivers $88 billion in 2019 but driving reduced in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2021’s Best & Worst States to Drive in, as well as accompanying videos.

To determine the most driver-friendly states in the U.S., WalletHub compared the 50 states across 31 key metrics. The data set ranges from average gas prices to rush-hour traffic congestion to road quality.

Driving in California (1=Best; 25=Avg.):

  • 50th – Share of Rush-Hour Traffic Congestion
  • 45th – Car Theft Rate
  • 49th – Avg. Gas Prices
  • 34th – Auto-Maintenance Costs
  • 48th – Road Quality

For the full report, please visit: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-worst-states-to-drive-in/43012

This article was released by WalletHub.