A recently released study by AAA found that traffic crashes cost American motorists $164.2 billion a year. The following is a list of total costs to some U.S. metropolitan areas and the total cost per person.

Metropolitan Areas ... Total Cost (in millions) ... Total Cost Per Person New York-Newark, N.J. ... $18,042 ... $962Los Angeles ... $10,556 ... $817Chicago ... $8,378 ... $887Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Fla. ... $7,803 ... $1,439Philadelphia-Wilmington, Del. ... $5,378 ... $924Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, Ariz. ... $5,288 ... $1,368Washington ... $5,056 ... $970Detroit ... $3,896 ... $868Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Wash. ... $3,390 ... $1,058San Francisco-Oakland, Calif. ... $2,733 ... $658Riverdale-San Bernardino, Calif. ... $4,703 ... $1,203Tampa-St. Petersburg, Fla. ... $4,233 ... $1,599St. Louis ... $3,353 ... $1,207Orlando, Fla. ... $2,875 ... $1,487Las Vegas ... $2,688 ... $1,572San Diego ... $2,585 ... $881Baltimore ... $2,555 ... $962Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn. ... $2,379 ... $757Cincinnati ... $2,299 ... $1,111Sacramento, Calif. ... $2,123 ... $1,040Kansas City, Mo. ... $2,118 ... $1,087Columbus, Ohio ... $2,081 ... $1,218Pittsburgh ... $1,951 ... $818New Orleans ... $1,942 ... $1,472Memphis, Tenn. ... $1,926 ... $1,527Cleveland ... $1,852 ... $871Denver ... $1,830 ... $776Portland, Ore. ... $1,762 ... $841Indianapolis ... $1,627 ... $992Virginia Beach, Va. ... $1,607 ... $976Milwaukee ... $1,459 ... $964Providence, R.I. ... $1,385 ... $854San Jose, Calif. ... $1,125 ... $641Buffalo, N.Y. ... $1,091 ... $951Nashville, Tenn. ... $2,238 ... $1,574Charlotte, N.C. ... $2,218 ... $1,458Jacksonville, Fla. ... $1,872 ... $1,500Raleigh, N.C. ... $1,797 ... $1,278Oklahoma City ... $1,487 ... $1,286Louisville, Ky. ... $1,481 ... $1,226Richmond, Va. ... $1,387 ... $1,180Tulsa, Okla. ... $1,266 ... $1,426Hartford, Conn. ... $1,255 ... $1,056Tucson, Ariz. ... $1,213 ... $1,311Albuquerque, N.M. ... $1,208 ... $1,514Birmingham, Ala. ... $1,207 ... $1,108Salt Lake City ... $1,187 ... $1,147New Haven, Conn. ... $1,022 ... $1,207Rochester, N.Y. ... $1,015 ... $977Fresno, Calif. ... $988 ... $1,126Dayton, Ohio ... $976 ... $1,156Omaha, Neb. ... $956 ... $1,175Bridgeport-Stamford, Conn. ... $923 ... $1,023Allentown, Pa. ... $907 ... $1,148Toledo, Ohio ... $904 ... $1,377Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla. ... $867 ... $1,288Albany, N.Y. ... $813 ... $958Grand Rapids, Mich. ... $751 ... $974Akron, Ohio ... $734 ... $1,045Oxnard-Thousand Oaks, Calif. ... $658 ... $826Honolulu ... $608 ... $672Little Rock, Ark. ... $1,453 ... $2,258Columbia, S.C. ... $1,082 ... $1,568Bakersfield, Calif. ... $1,000 ... $1,321Charleston, S.C. ... $923 ... $1,552Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Fla. ... $875 ... $1,605Pensacola, Fla. ... $780 ... $1,772Colorado Springs, Colo. ... $435 ... $740Spokane, Wash. ... $429 ... $975Anchorage, Alaska ... $415 ... $1,181Salem, Ore. ... $389 ... $1,037Eugene-Springfield, Ore. ... $230 ... $685Boulder, Colo. ... $201 ... $718

Source: AAA