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Texas has the most miles of paved roads, i believe it's somewhere around 250,000 miles of paved roads

Miles of Paved Roads in the USAccording to the Federal Highway Administration 2008 statistics, there are 2,734,102 miles of paved public roads in the United Sates, with an additional 1,324,245 miles of unpaved public roads. This information can be found in Table HM-12 of "Highway Statistics 2008."

According to the most recent (2007) data available, there are 2,615,870 miles (4,209,835 km) of paved roads in the U.S.

Paved U.S. RoadsAccording to the most recent (2004) data, the percentage of the roads in the U.S. that are paved is 64.5%.

Paved roads, certain idioms, and many advances in: politics, science, mathematics, and much more.

Yes, it is true that 94 percent of the United States are paved with asphalt.

Paved roads are important because it is straight and direct for cars to drive and it is good for the driver because it can take the right direction.

The first mile of road in the country was paved in 1909 in Michigan. It was a one-mile stretch of Woodward Avenue between 6 Mile and 7 Mile roads.

Woodward Avenue may have been the first road paved with CONCRETE in the US. That occurred in 1909. The earliest paved roads in the US date at least to the 1820s. Most US cities had paved roads by the 1880s and 90s. The oldest KNOWN paved road is a 7 1/2 mile route in Egypt, not far from Cairo. It was built 4,600 years ago. The 2nd oldest is in Ur, in Iraq, at least 4,000 years old.

Roads were necessary to the Roman republic for the same reasons that roads are necessary for us -- to get people and things from here to there. When we talk about the famous Roman roads, we are talking about the paved roads, rather than the earlier unpaved roads. The first paved road was the Appian way, which was built in 312 BC to speed up the movement of Roman troops to the front of the Second Samnite War (326-304 BC). The Roman Republic needed paved roads for military purposes. This need started when they expanded into Italy through wars with various Italian peoples. The paved roads also made the transport of supplies to the Roman military bases quicker and easier.

There are approximately 4,000,000 miles of roads and streets in the U.S.

According to the American Road and Transportation Builders Association, there are currently 4.04 million miles of road in the U.S..

The US has been paving roads on since the model T was introduced in the early 20th century. The 1950's was when the interstate highway system was made, however, which was by far the biggest addition to the road system ever

India has the most roads, even though US has the most cars.

Roads help us because they allow us to easily and safely travel from point A to point B. In the United States alone, there are 3,980,817 miles of road.

If you want a nice "out of the way" trip to Sanger from Phoenix, try US-93 North to US-6 West. That trip is about 860 miles. As a comparison, the traditional highway route is 583 miles.

Given there are 57 million miles of roads, it would take 1140000 hours, 47500 days, or about 130 years.

Well by Road it is: 76 miles if you take I-80 W, 77 miles if you take US-422 W, and 78 miles if you take I-80 W but then go onto US-422 W. By just geographical measurement (by land not roads) it is about 54 miles.

According to the Authoritative Guide to Sport-Utility Vehicles (1998), there are over 480,000 miles of unpaved roads in the U.S. According to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology (OST-R) • U.S. Department of Transportation (US DOT) 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE • Washington, DC 20590, in 2013 there were 1,394 miles of unpaved roads. This is down from 2,315 miles in 1960.

The Romans gave us a great deal. They gave us:sandalsaqueducts/piped waterarenasthe archcementpaved roadsthe first mallgovernment systemsthe domeThere are just a few things that have come to us from the Romans.

The United States has 15,095 airports in total. Of these, 5,174 of them are paved, and 9,921 of them are unpaved.

There are County Line Roads all across the US; at least three in MS. The one in Collinsville is 20 miles from Marion, the one in Preston is 42 miles, the one in Jackson is 108 miles.

Because transportation is hindered by mountains. The land is rough and rugged and people have to make so many turns to find routes that their wagons would be able to handle. Remember, there were no paved roads back then in the frontiers.

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