Fastest Commute Cities in Florida

The Top 3

#1

Tallahassee, FL

Average Travel Time To Work of 18.9

#2

West Palm Beach, FL

Average Travel Time To Work of 23.9

#3

Tampa, FL

Average Travel Time To Work of 24.7

Largest Increase

19.4%

Hialeah, FL

Average Travel Time To Work from 25.5 to 30.4

Largest Decrease

-7.8%

Pompano Beach, FL

Average Travel Time To Work from 26.9 to 24.8

About the Rankings

The Census Bureau has released the latest estimates from the American Community Survey for all cities in Florida with a population of 60,000 or more with sufficient data to estimate the average travel time to work. We have crunched the numbers and the rankings are in. See the 9 places in Florida with the lowest average travel time to work below, and the highest average travel time to work places at the bottom of the list.

Everyone hates sitting in traffic. Less time commuting means more time for work, family, and fun. See which areas of the country of done the most to reduce the time it takes for people to get to work.

The Florida average travel time to work from the latest estimates is 27.8 and has risen 1.4% from 27.4.

This year saw several big changes. West Palm Beach, FL ranked for the first time, Tampa, FL fell from #2 to #3, Pompano Beach, FL rose from #8 to #4, Jacksonville, FL fell from #4 to #5, and Orlando, FL rose from #7 to #6.

Hialeah, FL saw the biggest percentage increase in average travel time to work at 19.4%, and Pompano Beach, FL saw the largest percentage decrease at -7.8%.

The Complete List

   #1
Tallahassee, FL
Previously 18.1
18.9
#2
West Palm Beach, FL
Previously unranked
23.9
#3
Tampa, FL
Previously #2 at 23.8
24.7
#4
Pompano Beach, FL
Previously #8 at 26.9
24.8
#5
Jacksonville, FL
Previously #4 at 24.7
25.2
#6
Orlando, FL
Previously #7 at 25.6
26.2
#7
Miami Beach, FL
Previously unranked
28.2
#8
Miami, FL
Previously #11 at 29.0
28.7
#9
Hialeah, FL
Previously #6 at 25.5
30.4


Data from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 1-year estimates for 2017.

St. Petersburg, FL; Clearwater, FL; Fort Lauderdale, FL; Hollywood, FL; and The Hammocks, FL were ranked the previous year but did not have sufficient data or popuation for the most recent rankings.

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