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operational summary

All information listed below is based on statistics compiled April 1, 2012 to March 31, 2013

 REACH  
Counties Served Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady
Size of service area (sq. miles) 2,300
Service area population 769,000
People Living within 1/4 mile of bus service 389,517
Percent of population living within 1/4 miles of bus service 50.6
 FINANCIAL INFORMATION  
Consolidated Operating Budget
(2013-14)
$76.1 million
Customer Revenue (annually) $16.6 million
 OPERATING AND SERVICE DETAILS  
CDTA Employees 625
Total Number of Vehicles 306
Fixed Route Vehicles 234
Hybrid Electric Buses 50 (included in 234)
Paratransit Vehicles (STAR) 36
Shuttle Vehicles 22
NX Commuter Coaches 14
Number of Bus Routes 52 (not including rural or seasonal)
Annual Vehicle Miles 9.9 million
Annual Vehicle Hours 735,000
Annual Fuel Consumption 2.2 million gallons
Annual Vehicle Miles/Gallon 3.5
Annual Vehicle Miles/Gallon (Hybrids) 5.0
Bus Stops 2,777
Passenger Shelters 261
Park and Ride Lots 29
Available Parking Spaces 1,655
 RIDERSHIP STATISTICS
(FY2012-2013)
 
Total Ridership 15,675,079
Fixed Route Ridership 15,219,953
NX Ridership 171,502
STAR Ridership 283,624
ADA-certified customers 4,300
Average Weekday Boardings 51,000
Bikes on Buses 72,000
 INFORMATION SOURCES  
Customer Information Center 482-8822
STAR Reservation Center 482-2022
Access Reservation Center 459-8747
Total Calls Answered Annually 648,000
Web site Visits Annually 1.1 million