Friday, November 13, 2009

Hate driving?

Ann Arbor made the top 15 cities for people who don't like commuting.

Ann Arbor, Mich.
Average commute time: 18.4 minutes
Non-car commuters: 27.5 percent

Since it is one of the best-known college towns in America, it shouldn't be surprising that Ann Arbor is not car-heavy. Many of the city's major employers, such as the academic journal service JSTOR, the weather service Weather Underground, and the headquarters for Google's AdWords service are based downtown. That centralized location and Ann Arbor's compact nature make commuting easy for walkers, bikers, and bus riders.

Check out the rest of the article here.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Don't know how to feel about this. I live in Ann Arbor (so thats cool), but I commute 90 miles round trip each day.