Stuck in Holiday Traffic? Here’s How Your State Passes the Time [Infographic]
ILLUSTRATION BY JULIE SHULMAN
When heading home for the holidays, sometimes sitting in a little traffic is inevitable. As millions of drivers prepare to hit the road this holiday season, Zipcar conducted a national survey to determine how Americans pass the time in traffic, and how our habits compare by state.
What did we find? It turns out that New Yorkers survive traffic blues by binging on their favorite podcast. Texans like to catch up on gossip, while California co-pilots scroll through Instagram to pass the time. And it may be chilly in Alaska, but they heat things up by taking a break to get romantic. (Yup, you read that right.) How does your state stack up?