How many billboards are there in your state? What are the requirements for lighting and spacing? Click on any state below to view key facts and figures, or take a look at our comparative charts to see how your state measures up. All statistics are based on 2021 numbers as provided by state departments of transportation.
How does your state compare?
Which states have the most billboard faces? Which states have the most billboards per highway mile? The most billboards per resident? The most billboards per square mile of area? View our comparative charts to see how your state stacks up.
Billboard Facts by State
Sizing, Spacing, and Lighting Standards
Standards for spacing between billboards, size, and brightness standards vary by state. View our comparative charts to see which standards are in your state.
Tree Cutting for Billboard VisibilityState-by-state laws on tree cutting for billboard visibility.
Federal-State AgreementsEach state's agreement required by Highway Beautification Act.
Billboard Permit Fees by StateBillboard permitting fees vary by state. Each state may have different types of associated fees.