The Shortest and Longest Commutes in Arizona

Article originally posted on AZ Big Media on June 14, 2019

Everyone hates sitting in traffic. Less time commuting means more time for work, family, and fun. UnitedStatesZipCodes.org today released a study on the Best and Worst Commutes in Arizona using the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

The average travel time to work in the state of Arizona is 25.6 minutes, but it varies greatly by location.

The study lists the 50 best and 50 worst commutes.  Here are the Top 10 for each: 

10 Shortest Commutes

1.     85501 (Globe, AZ): 15.7 minutes

2.     85365 (Yuma, AZ): 16.5 minutes

3.     85364 (Yuma, AZ): 16.6 minutes

4.     86001 (Flagstaff, AZ): 16.8 minutes

5.     86409 (Kingman, AZ): 16.9 minutes

6.     86301 (Prescott, AZ): 17.5 minutes

7.     85719 (Tucson, AZ): 18.4 minutes

8.     86442 (Bullhead City, AZ): 18.9 minutes

9.     86004 (Flagstaff, AZ): 19.0 minutes

10.  85635 (Sierra Vista, AZ): 19.0 minutes

10 Longest Commutes

1.     85143 (San Tan Valley, AZ): 37.4 minutes

2.     85355 (Waddell, AZ): 36.8 minutes

3.     85653 (Marana, AZ): 36.4 minutes

4.     85140 (San Tan Valley, AZ): 35.9 minutes

5.     85139 (Maricopa, AZ): 35.2 minutes

6.     85138 (Maricopa, AZ): 35.0 minutes

7.     85142 (Queen Creek, AZ): 34.3 minutes

8.     85298 (Gilbert, AZ): 33.0 minutes

9.     85641 (Vail, AZ): 32.4 minutes

10.  85388 (Surprise, AZ): 32.3 minutes

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