25.1 Minutes: Average Time It Takes Americans To Commute To Work

September 23, 2011 2:31 am

We spotted some statistics around the connection between commute and divorce. We spotted this today:

“The average time it takes Americans to commute to work is 25.1 minutes, according to a new report based on Census data from 2009.

Of all metropolitan areas, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island area has the longest average commute time in the country, at 34.6 minutes, and has the highest share of its workers using public transportation to get to work.”

Statistics Source: NYTimes

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