A One-Stop Source for Robust, Independent Data

The Minnesota Transportation Finance Database is a longitudinal and spatially integrated database for Minnesota transportation finance. It compiles data about Minnesota’s current transportation finance mechanisms and shows the change of transportation spending over time, for different parts of the state. The database is composed of annual data from transportation funding sources as well as transportation expenditure allocations.  

State Finance

File File Name Data Type Data Timeline Download
A1 Minnesota Highway User Tax Revenue (Description) State-level 1975-2020
A2 Minnesota Federal Highway Trust Fund Receipts (Description) State-level 1975-2019
B State of Minnesota Revenue and Expenditures for Transportation Purposes (Description) State Level 2005-2019 download
S Minnesota Expenditures of Trunk Highway and Trunk Highway Bond Funds (Description) State-level 2002-2017 download
U State and Local Government Finance (Description) National 2000-2018 download
V1 State Road Construction Expenditures by County (Description) County-level 2000-2019 download
V2 Operations and Maintenance Expenditures by District (Description) District-level 2000-2019 download
V3 State Highway Capitalized and Maintenance Costs (Description) State-level 2002-2019 download

Local Finance

File File Name Data Type Data Timeline Download
C Local Highway Finance Report - All Cities (Description) State-level 2004-2019 download
D Local Highway Finance Report - All Counties (Description) State-level 2004-2019 download
E Local Highway Finance Report - All Townships (Description) State-level 2004-2019 download
F1 County Transportation Tax Revenue (Description) County-level 2008-2018 download
F2 Municipal Vehicle Excise Tax Revenue (Description) City-level 2006-2018 download
G Minnesota County Governmental Fund Data (Description) County-level 2004-2018 download
H Minnesota City Governmental Fund Data (Description) County-level 2005-2018 download
J Minnesota Township Governmental Fund Data (Description) County-level 2006-2018 download

Highway Travel

File File Name Data Type Data Timeline Download
M Daily and Annual Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) by County and System(Description) County-level 2001-2019 download
N Centerline Miles and Lane Miles used by County and System (Description) County-level 2001-2020 download
T Minnesota Motorization Trends (Description) State-level 1980-2019 download
W1 Vehicle Count and Registration Tax (Description) County-level 2005-2019 download
W2 Electric Vehicle Registrations (Description) County-level 2020 download
X Highway Quality (Description) National 2007-2018 download

Transit

File File Name Data Type Data Timeline Download
P Operating and Capital Funding Sources of Minnesota Urban Transit Systems (Description) Agency-level 1991-2019 download
Q Operating Expenses and Service Provided by Minnesota Urban Transit Systems (Description) Agency-level 1991-2019 download
R Expenses of the Minnesota Rural Transit Systems (Description) Agency-level 2007-2019 download