A primer on millennials’ changing travel patterns (infographic)

From dating to TV, the millennial generation has been accused of radically changing many aspects of American life. And transportation is no exception.

Below is an infographic outlining all of the ways that 21- to 37-year-olds are traveling differently than other generations. One key finding: vehicle miles traveled has not kept up with population growth, which might be a hopeful sign for reducing car use.

All of the information reported comes from my (Tasha Arezza of Mobility Lab) interpretation of a study by Polzin et. al. (See below for citation.)