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STAT Spain United States
Expressway length 15,152 km
Ranked 5th.
76,334 km
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than Spain
Length of motorways per capita 31.2 mm
Ranked 16th. 3 times more than United States
10.21 mm
Ranked 36th.
Motor vehicles per 1000 people 593
Ranked 16th.
Ranked 3rd. 34% more than Spain
Motorway density 32.04 m of motorway per square km
Ranked 7th. 4 times more than United States
7.79 m of motorway per square km
Ranked 18th.
Motorway length 16,214 km
Ranked 3rd.
75,008 km
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Spain
Motorway length per capita 347.16 mm
Ranked 2nd. 37% more than United States
253.05 mm
Ranked 4th.
Public road per capita 15.15 m
Ranked 11th.
21.69 m
Ranked 7th. 43% more than Spain
Radar detector legality Radar Detectors legal, jammers illegal. Law varies from state to state, but detectors are generally legal in private vehicles under the Communications Act of 1934 and illegal in commercial vehicles by DOT regulation ( 49 CFR 392.71 ). Exceptions:
Road density 1,320 m of road per square km
Ranked 11th. 98% more than United States
668 m of road per square km
Ranked 19th.


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