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Atlanta’s Tom Moreland Interchange — better known to those who must navigate it as “Spaghetti Junction” — tops the annual list of the 100 top truck freight congestion locations in the U.S.

The ranking was compiled by the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) and was part of a 117-page report released Wednesday, Nov. 18.

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Report details where highways become parking lots for truckers.

Chicago’s Circle Interchange — Interstate 290 at Interstate 90/Interstate 94 — came in second while Fort Lee, N.J. ranked third for its junction of Interstate 95 at State Road 4 leading to the George Washington Bridge.

Texas had more locations on the list than any other state with a total of 14. Four of the top 10 bottlenecked locations were all located in Houston:

  • Interstate 610 at U.S. 290,
  • Interstate 10 at Interstate 45,
  • Interstate 45 at U.S. 59,
  • Interstate 10 at U.S. 59.

Houston had a total of 10 locations on the list, Dallas had two and Austin and Fort Worth both had one.  

Washington state had the second highest number of locations on the list with nine.

ATRI’s annual report analyzes the amount of truck-oriented congestion at 250 locations across national highways. It uses data from trucking operations and software applications to generate each locations congestion impact ranking. ATRI’s latest report, titled “2015 Congestion Impact Analysis of Freight-Significant Highway Locations,” includes the top 100 congested locations.

If you would like to see maps of the locations, you can view them here.

In how many of these spots have you been stuck?

ATRI’s Top 100 truck freight congestion locations include:

1. Atlanta, Ga: Interstate 285 at Interstate 85 (North)

2. Chicago, Ill.: Interstate 290 at Interstate 90/Interstate 94

3. Fort Lee, N.J.: Interstate 95 at State Road 4 

4. Louisville, Ky.: Interstate 65 at Interstate 64/Interstate 71

5. Houston, Texas: Interstate 610 at U.S. 290

6. Houston, Texas: Interstate 10 at Interstate 45

7. Cincinnati, Ohio: Interstate 71 at Interstate 75

8. Houston, Texas: Interstate 45 at U.S. 59

9. Los Angeles, Calif.: State Road 60 at State Road 57

10. Houston, Texas: Interstate 10 at U.S. 59

11. Dallas, Texas: Interstate 45 at Interstate 30

12. Atlanta, Ga.: Interstate 75 at Interstate 285 (North)

13. St. Louis, Mo.: Interstate 70 at Interstate 64

14. Seattle, Wash.: Interstate 5 at Interstate 90

15. Chicago, Ill.: Interstate 90 at Interstate 94 (North)

16. Austin, Texas: Interstate 35

17. Auburn, Wash.: State Road 18 at State Road 167

18. Los Angeles, Calif.: Interstate 710 at Interstate 105

19. Baton Rouge, La.: Interstate 10 at Interstate 110

20. Hartford, Conn.: Interstate 84 at Interstate 91

21. Houston, Texas: Interstate 45 at Interstate 610 (North)

22. Seattle, Wash.: Interstate 90 at Interstate 405

23. Cincinnati, Ohio: Interstate 75 at Interstate 74

24. Indianapolis, Ind.: Interstate 65 at Interstate 70 (North)

25. Denver, Colo.: Interstate 70 at Interstate 25

26. Atlanta, Ga.: Interstate 20 at Interstate 285 (West)

27. Houston, Texas: Interstate 10 at Interstate 610 (West)

28. Indianapolis, Ind.: Interstate 65 at Interstate 70 (South)

29. Milwaukee, Wis.: Interstate 94 at Interstate 894

30. Nashville, Tenn.: Interstate 24 at Interstate 440 (North)

31. Norwalk, Conn.: Interstate 95

32. Tacoma, Wash.: Interstate 5 at Interstate 705/State Road 16

33. Federal Way, Wash.: State Road 18 at Interstate 5

34. Nashville, Tenn.: Interstate 65 at Interstate 24

35. Philadelphia, Pa.: Interstate 76 at Interstate 676 

36. San Bernardino, Calif.: Interstate 10 at Interstate 15

37. Chicago, Ill.: Interstate 90 at Interstate 94 (South)

38. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Interstate 278 at Belt Parkway

39. Vancouver, Wash.: Interstate 5 at Columbia River

40. Detroit, Mich.: Interstate 94 at Interstate 75

41. Minneapolis – St. Paul, Minn.: Interstate 35 West at Interstate 94

42. Dayton, Ohio: Interstate 75 at U.S. 35

43. Corona, Calif.: Interstate 15 at State Road 91

44. Minneapolis – St. Paul, Minn.: Interstate 35 West at Interstate 494

45. Gary, Ind.: Interstate 65 at Interstate 80

46. Portland, Ore.: Interstate 5 at Interstate 84

47. Oakland, Calif.: Interstate 80 at Interstate 580/Interstate 880

48. New Haven, Conn.: Interstate 95 at Interstate 91

49. Memphis, Tenn.: Interstate 40 at Interstate 240 (East)

50. Oakland, Calif.: Interstate 880 at Interstate 238

51. Fort Worth, Texas: Interstate 35 West at Interstate 30

52. Atlanta, Ga.: Interstate 20 at Interstate 285 East

53. Kansas City, Mo.: Interstate 70 at Interstate 670 at U.S. 71

54. Port Huron, Mich.: Interstate 94 at Interstate 69

55. Houston, Texas: Interstate 610 at U.S. 59 (West)

56. Houston, Texas: Interstate 45 at Interstate 610 (South)

57. Phoenix, Ariz.: Interstate 17 and Interstate 10

58. Washington, D.C.: Interstate 95 at Interstate 495 (North)

59. Denver, Colo.: Interstate 25 at Interstate 76

60. Stamford, Conn.: Interstate 95

61. Los Angeles, Calif.: Interstate 110 at Interstate 105

62. Nashville, Tenn.: Interstate 40 at Interstate 65 (East)

63. Buffalo-Niagara Falls, N.Y.: Interstate 90 at Interstate 290

64. Houston, Texas: Interstate 45 at Sam Houston Tollway (North)

65. Atlanta, Ga.: Interstate 20 at Interstate 75/Interstate 85

66. Detroit, Mich.: Interstate 75 at Interstate 696

67. Columbus, Ohio: Interstate 71 at Interstate 70

68. Boston, Mass.: Interstate 95 at Interstate 93 (North)

69. Tampa, Fla.: Interstate 4 at Interstate 275

70. Dallas, Texas: U.S. 75 at Interstate 635

71. Philadelphia, Pa.: Interstate 76 at Interstate 476

72. Baltimore, Md.: Interstate 95 at Interstate 695

73. Parsippany, N.J.: Interstate 80 at Interstate 287

74. Birmingham, Ala.: Interstate 65 at Interstate 20

75. Lynnwood, Wash.: Interstate 5 at Interstate 405

76. Minneapolis – St. Paul, Minn.: Interstate 35 West at Interstate 694

77. Bridgeport, Conn.: Interstate 95 at R.T. 8

78. Portland, Ore.: Interstate 5 at Interstate 205 (South)

79. Baltimore, Md.: Interstate 95 at Interstate 395

80. Houston, Texas: Interstate 10 at Interstate 610 (East)

81. Atlanta, Ga.: Interstate 75 at Interstate 85

82. Boston, Mass.: Interstate 93 at State Road 3

83. Camden, N.J.: Interstate 76 at Interstate 676

84. Charter Oak Bridge, Conn.: Interstate 91

85. Minneapolis – St. Paul, Minn.: Interstate 35 East at Interstate 94

86. Atlanta, Ga.: Interstate 75 at Interstate 675

87. Waterbury, Conn.: Interstate 84 at State Road 8

88. Manhasset, N.Y.: Interstate 495 at Shelter Rock Road

89. Washington, D.C.: Interstate 495 at Interstate 270 (East)

90. Providence, R.I.: Interstate 95 at Interstate 195

91. Everett, Wash.: Interstate 5 at U.S. 2

92. Indianapolis, Ind.: Interstate 465 at Interstate 69

93. Tacoma, Wash.: Interstate 5 at State Road 512 

94. Jacksonville, Fla.: Interstate 10 at Interstate 95

95. Elmsford, N.Y.: Interstate 287 at Interstate 87

96. Charlotte, N.C.: Interstate 77 at Interstate 485 (South)

97. Morristown, N.J.: Interstate 287 at State Road 24

98. Chicago, Ill.: Interstate 80 at Interstate 94

99. Charleston, S.C.: Interstate 26 at Interstate 526

100. Rye, N.Y.: Interstate 95 at Interstate 287