JTA Transit Ridership Numbers

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Ever wonder how many people take advantage of the Jacksonville Transportation Authority's (JTA) services on a regular basis? Metro Jacksonville shares statistics that show the agency's most maligned transit mode may actually be the most popular with local riders.



Fixed Bus Route Ridership Comparison Report - FY2010





Of interesting note, a route extension to serve the Jacksonville Farmer's Market (suggested by Metro Jacksonville in 2007) has led a 60% increase in ridership on the Beaver Street Trolley.


Daily Skyway Ridership - FY2010

As of July 2010, since October 2009, monthly ridership on the Skyway Express has increased by 14,649 riders.





Routes With Highest Ridership

1. 72,267 - CT1 FSCJ-Dunn-Main/Mandarin - 62% growth

2. 58,129 - K2 Grand Park-Amtrak/Beach Blvd. - 4% growth

3. 56,931 - L8 Lem Turner/Ramona - 3% growth

4. 52,453 - BH 1 Regency-Atlantic-South Beach - 2% growth

5. 52,009 - L7 Soutel/Avenues - 4% growth

6. 44,375 - Skyway Express - 18% growth

7. 44,080 - Q3 Myrtle Avenue/Roosevelt-103rd - 4% growth

8. 41,050 - University Park-Regency - 5% growth

9. 38,792 - Moncrief B - (-3% growth)

10. 31,783 - B7 Commonwealth / Baymeadows - 5% growth

BOLD:Route with highest ridership per mile


Skyway APC/Turnstile Comparison Report - FY2009




Skyway APC/Turnstile Comparison Report - FY2010




Skyway APC Monthly Ridership Report by Station

Central, Hemming Plaza and Rosa Parks are the most well used Skyway stations.






Ridership by Transportation Mode - July 2010




On-time Performance by Transportation Mode - July 2010




FY2010 YTD System-Wide Total Ridership Comparisons



Source: Jacksonville Transportation Authority