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Regional Transit Facts & Figures (1)

System Quick Facts
Metropolitan Population 1.4 million         
Service Area 418 sq. miles         
Employees 953 [December 2013]         
Passenger Miles 125 million         
Ridership (Boarding Passengers/Year) 27.3 million         
Bus Annual Passenger Trips 13.8 million         
Light Rail Annual Passenger Trips 13.5 million         
Operating Costs $142.3 million         
Percentage of Operating Expenses Funded by:

Federal Assistance

20%         

State and Local Sales Taxes

53%         

Fare Receipts

21%         

Other sources

6%         

RT Board Members

  11
  Sacramento City Council   4

 

Sacramento County Board of Supervisors   3

 

Elk Grove City Council   1
        Citrus Heights City Council   1
       Rancho Cordova City Council   1
       Folsom City Council   1

 

Significant Dates                                       Back to top
1971 RT was created by the California State Legislature.
1973 RT took over Sacramento Transit Authority.
1987 Light Rail began operation.
1993 RT began operating CNG fueled buses.
1998 First light rail extension to Mather Field/Mills station began operation.
2003 6.3-mile South Corridor extension began operation.
2004 Extension of Folsom Corridor to Sunrise began operation.
2005 Folsom Corridor 10.7-mile extension begins operation.
2006 Folsom Corridor 10.7-mile extension to Sacramento Valley/Amtrak Station began operation.
2012 Green Line 1.1-mile extension to the River District began operation.

 

Bus Operations                                          Back to top
Vehicle Fleet (June 2013)
40 foot CNG 199
Shuttle Buses 27
Reserve Fleet 26
Total 252

Routes (September 2013)
All-Day

38

Peak Period

5

Supplemental Services 15
Community Bus Service 11
Total

69

Bus Stops

3,100

Average Weekday Passenger Trips

48,262

Annual Miles Operated

5,908,202

 
 Busiest Routes

Avg. Weekday Boardings

#51 Broadway/Stockton 4,700
#81 Florin/65th 3,600
#1 Greenback 2,900

 

Light Rail Operations                                 Back to top
Vehicles 76
Light Rail Track 38.6 miles
Stations     50
Transfer Centers 31
Park-and-Ride Lots 18
Parking Spaces   7,316
Average Weekday Passenger Trips 46,260
Annual Train miles Operated  4,087,222
Watt/I-80 to Meadowview Run Time 48 minutes
Historic Folsom to Sacramento
Valley Station Run Time
55 minutes
13th Street to 7th & Richards/Township 9 11 minutes
Busiest Stations

Avg. Weekday On & Offs

16th Street 7,100
Meadowview 4,800
St. Rose of Lima Park 3,600

 

Customer Service Center                               Back to top
Annual Calls Answered

293,645

Average Calls Per Month

24,470

Annual Photo ID Cards Prepared

22,111

 

ADA Paratransit Service                                Back to top
Service for individuals with disabilities who cannot use RT buses and light rail service.
Annual Passenger Trips Provided

336,265        

Average Weekday Passenger Trips Scheduled

1,378        

Annual Service Miles Provided

2,952,928        

Annual Vehicle Service Hours

197,569        

Buses

131        

 

Telephone Information                                   Back to top
Main Office 321-2800 Weekdays 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Lost and Found 321-BUSS (2877) Weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
24-hour Information Line 321-BUSS (2877) Recorded information
Telephone Info Center 321-BUSS (2877)
TDD 483-HEAR (4327) Recorded information

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