Total Billboards per Highway Mile by State

The chart below provides an estimate of the total number of billboard faces per 1,000 highway miles by state in order of greatest to smallest (2021). These counts only include state DOT-permitted billboards. They do not include locally permitted billboards, nor do they include digital billboards or billboards of an unknown/other type.

RankStateState DOT-permitted Billboard Faces per Highway Lane Mile
1Delaware379
2Wyoming231
3West Virginia154
4New Jersey148
5Florida117
6Maryland99
7Louisiana93
8Michigan90
9Tennessee83
10Ohio74
11Pennsylvania74
12Indiana66
13New Mexico66
14Missouri63
15Alabama63
16North Carolina60
17Oklahoma59
18Illinois51
19South Carolina50
20Virginia50
21South Dakota48
22Connecticut45
23Georgia45
24Utah43
25Wisconsin42
26New York40
27California37
28Massachusetts37
29Texas36
30Arkansas35
31Rhode Island31
32Montana30
33Kansas29
34Mississippi28
35New Hampshire27
36Arizona25
37Minnesota25
38Kentucky24
39Nevada22
40Iowa21
41Nebraska20
42Oregon18
43North Dakota15
44Colorado13
45Washington13
46Idaho9
47Washington, DC6
Alaska0
Hawaii0
Maine0
Vermont0