How does your commute time add up?

Residents of the greater Birmingham area continue to lead the state in terms of time spent driving to work.


The U.S. Census breaks answers up into five minute segments. In Birmingham, the most popular answer was: It takes me between 30-34 minutes to get to work.

Huntsville, Mobile and Montgomery all saw the most common response in the 20-24 minute range.

Birmingham also leads for the very longest commutes.


On the other hand, here's a look at the percentage of people in each of the state's largest metro areas who say they can reach work in under 15 minutes.