Sam Schwartz

This Is the One Change by Millennials That Will Change Absolutely Everything

Let’s take a look at the era that began in 2001, when the first Millennials graduated college, got jobs and started families. Eight years later, in 2009, Millennials drove 23 percent fewer miles on average than their same-age predecessors did in 2001. That is, their average mileage—VMT, or vehicle miles traveled—plummeted from 10,300 miles a year to 7,900, a difference of 2,400 miles a year, or 46 fewer miles a week.

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