Motor Vehicle Registrations

Summary: Number of registered automobiles, buses, trucks, motorcycles

This database contains the number of registered automobiles, buses, trucks, motorcycles, and total vehicles.  Publicly-owned vehicles include federal, state, county, and municipal vehicles, but excludes vehicles owned by the military.  In many years, registration numbers are estimated, including recent year highlights below:

  • Numbers are rounded.
  • Many states do not maintain records on publicly owned motorcycles. Total may not represent an accurate count of the total number of publicly-owned motorcycles.

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Geographic Coverage: U.S., States

Periodicity: Annually

Series Begins/Ends: 1994 - 2016

Data Source: Federal Highway Administration

Updated:  Apr. 09, 2018 Next update: Mar. 31, 2019

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