Question: How Many People Walk the Brooklyn Bridge Every Day? How Many Bikes & Cars?
The Brooklyn Bridge, it seems, is always busy. It's used by cars, pedestrians and cyclists. Just how popular a thoroughfare is it?
According to the NYC Department of Transportation statistics as of August, 2011, here is the traffic load of cars, bikes and people that the Brooklyn Bridge carries on a daily basis, on average
More than 120,000 vehicles cross the Brooklyn Bridge every day, on average
- 4,000 pedestrians walk the Brooklyn Bridge every day, on average
- 2,600 bicyclists cross the Brooklyn Bridge every day, on average.
And, of course, there's even more pedestrian traffic on weekends when there's beautiful weather!
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