* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
USA: Railroad lines, total length in km: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for the USA from 1980 to 2014. The average value for the USA during that period was 205942 km with a minumum of 157515 km in 2001 and a maximum of 265842 km in 1980. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Rail lines are the length of railway route available for train service, irrespective of the number of parallel tracks.