Data & Statistics for Journalists: Transit

Other Public Transit Data

Commuter Data

Below are various data on commuters from the US Census Bureau.

Transportation & Traffic Data

NYC Open Data (transportation)



Port Authority of NY & NJ

NYS Dept. of Health

NYC Taxi & Limousine Commission

Other Transportation Data

  • Open NY Data Portal (state data, usually by county/borough)
    • Vehicle repair shops & inspection stations, electric cars registered, popular vehicle makes/bodies, etc.
  • NYS DMV (motor vehicle crashes, vehicle registration, drivers)
  • Safe NY
    • Data includes alcohol tickets, restraint (seatbelt) use, younger drivers (ages 16-20) and more across the state. Most reported by county (borough). General information about these topics is here.

Department of Transportation