Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Traffic Forecasting & Analysis

Coordinating MnDOT's traffic monitoring and vehicle classification programs

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Data Products

Due to the LRS project, internal route updates have not been made on these PDF products since 2013.

The most comprehensive way to view the traffic data below (including AADT/HCAADT):
Traffic Mapping Application

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Analysis
Reference

VOLUME

Title Year(s) Size File Type
AADT GIS Shapefile 1992-2015 7.5 MB

ZIP

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AADT Municipality Maps 1999 through 2015 (alphabetically, by county) N/A

PDF

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AADT Twin Cities Metro Maps < 3.5 MB

PDF

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AADT County Maps (Greater MN) 1999 through 2015 (alphabetically, index map) N/A

PDF

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Traffic Volume (AADT/HCAADT) Table 2013 (AADT), 2012 (HCAADT) 4.6 MB

XLSX

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The LRS project has frozen the route data since January 2014, as such a new 2015 file will not be produced. New reporting tools will be coming online in 2017 to replace this functionality. Until then please use the Traffic Mapping Application and/or contact our section.
ATR/WIM Historical AADT Table 2001-2015 < 200 KB

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ATR/WIM MADT Comparison Report < 1 MB

PDF

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ATR/WIM Highest Hourly Volume Report < 1 MB

PDF

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ATR/WIM Hourly Volume Reports 2002-2015 < 200 KB

TXT

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Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) Reports (links to Roadway Data Products page)

1988-2013

< 1 MB

< 200 KB

PDF

XLS

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Continuous Traffic Recorder Report < 22 MB

PDF

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ATR Statewide Monthly Volume Report

2009-2013:

< 1 MB

PDF

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ATR/WIM Monthly Volume Reports

ATR: 2011 to 2013

ATR/WIM: 2014 to date

< 150 KB

PDF

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Vehicle Miles of Travel (VMT) Trends in Minnesota (14 pp)

1992-2014

915 KB PDF report icon
Vehicle Miles of Travel (VMT) Trends in Minnesota by District 2011: < 150 KB PDF report icon
Per Capita Vehicle Miles of Travel (VMT) Poster 1992-2014 62 KB PDF report icon
ATR/WIM Year-to-Year Percent Change of AADT Maps

2013-2014: Greater MN, Metro Area

2012-2013: Greater MN, Metro Area

2011-2012: Greater MN, Metro Area

2010-2011: Greater MN, Metro Area

< 1 MB

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ATR Percent Change of AADT Maps

2004-2014: Greater MN, Metro Area

2003-2013: Greater MN, Metro Area

2002-2012: Greater MN, Metro Area

2002-2011: Greater MN, Metro Area

2001-2010: Greater MN, Metro Area

< 1 MB PDF map icon
Trunk Highway AADT/HCAADT Overview Maps

Greater MN:

Metro Area:

< 7.5 MB PDF

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ATR/WIM Station List Current, Retired < 1 MB

XLSX

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Wavetronix SmartSensor Station List Current < 1 MB XLSX table icon
Qualification Notes for ATR/WIM Locations < 100 KB PDF report icon
ATR/WIM Location Maps Greater MN:

Metro Area:

< 2.5 MB PDF map icon
Wavetronix SmartSensor Location Map 2016 Color 1.5 MB PDF map icon
Retired ATR/WIM Location Maps Greater MN, Metro Area < 2 MB PDF map icon

CLASSIFICATION

Title Year(s) Size File Type
HCAADT GIS Shapefile 1994-2012 1.4 MB ZIP gis icon
ATR Monthly Vehicle Classification Reports

ATR: 2011 to 2013

ATR/WIM: Jan 2014 to date

< 200 KB

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Determination of Seasonal Adjustment Factors for Vehicle Classification Counts (15 pp) 2011 663 KB

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Yearly Volume Trends With Truck Distribution 2006-2015: < 250 KB

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Average Daily/Monthly Average Daily Truck Volume Graphs < 5 MB PDF graph icon
Vehicle Classification Scheme Current 70 KB PDF table icon
Vehicle Classification Counts Timetable 1992-2014 < 7 MB XLSX table icon
Vehicle Classification Site Maps 2012:

2007: Greater MN, Metro Area

< 15 MB PDF map icon

WEIGHT

Title Year(s) Size File Type
WIM Annual Report 2010-2013 12.4 MB PDF report icon
WIM Monthly Station Reports

Oct 2009 to 2012

2013 to 2016

< 5 MB PDF report icon
Definitions of Visual Classification of Heavy Commercial Vehicles (38 pp) 2012 < 3 MB PDF report icon
Vehicles Over 150,000 pounds at WIM Sites 2016 < 600 KB PDF report icon
Using WIM Systems for Screening Prior to Weight Enforcement (4 pp) 2011 12 KB PDF report icon
WIM Location Map Current 1.3 MB

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FORECASTS

Title Year(s) Size File Type
Minnesota Equivalent Single Axle Load (MnESAL) Traffic Forecasting Tool Current 252 KB XLSM table icon
MnDOT Procedure Manual for Forecasting Traffic on Minnesota's Highway Systems (189 pp) 2012 14 MB PDF report icon
Determination of the Amount of Historical Traffic Volume Data to be Used to Forecast Future Volumes (8 pp) 2010 609 KB PDF report icon
Vehicle Classification Groupings for Forecasting Current 10 KB PDF report icon
Forecast Location Maps

2000-2011: Greater MN, Metro Area

1998-2008: Greater MN

1997-2007: Metro Area

< 5 MB PDF map icon

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