Costs Database Overview

The Costs database is a national resource of cost estimates for ITS deployments. Use Costs to develop project cost estimates during the planning or preliminary design phase, and for policy studies and cost-benefit analyses. Both capital and operating and maintenance costs are provided where possible.  Read more >

System Costs

System costs consists of multiple ITS elements and typically represents the total cost of an ITS project or portion of an ITS project. System costs are presented as summaries and can be viewed by using the Browse By section below. View a sample system cost summary >

Unit Costs

Unit Costs are the cost associated with an individual ITS element and are accessible as unadjusted and adjusted values. Unit costs can be viewed on-line, and downloaded as an Excel file and PDF document. View an example of unit costs >

Sample Unit Costs

Sample Unit Costs consist of example entries of unit cost ITS components that have been compiled from available sources. To view Sample Unit Costs, go to unadjusted costs. Entries can be viewed on-line or downloaded as an Excel file. View sample unit cost entries >

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