UCS developed and distributed the inaugural New York State Cycling Census, the largest statewide consumer survey of cyclists ever conducted in the United States, yielding more than 13,700 responses.
This unprecedented response represents a raw indicator of consumer demand for cycling in NYS.
The Cycling Census Data includes responses from every single county in New York State.
The Cycling Census includes a broad set of questions designed to identify consumer preferences and barriers as it relates to biking.
New Yorkers have a lot to say about cycling! The Cycling Census yielded more than 13,000 comments on a wide variety of subjects.
This report contains a summary of the Cycling Cenus dataset, as well as infrastructure, policy, and programatic recommendations based on key findings.
The Data dashboard is an interactive tool that enables any New Yorker to access the Census Data, and perform their own analyses tailored to meet local needs.