NYC Shared E-Scooter Pilot celebrates its one year anniversary!

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NYC DOT launched the Shared E-Scooter Pilot last year on August 17th, 2021. We are evaluating the transportation utility of shared e-scooters in New York City and monitoring shared e-scooter operators’ ability to provide a safe, affordable, and well-maintained transportation option for New Yorkers while complying with local requirements and regulations.

Here are some interesting stats about the past year. These figures are as of August 12th, 2022

  • Total Rides: 950,000+
    • Month With Highest Ridership: July 2022 (167,000+ rides) 
  • Miles Traveled: ~1.02 Million 
    • Average Distance per Trip: 1.07 miles
    • Average Trip Duration: 9 mins, 20 second 
  •  Unique Users: 80,000+ users
    • Trips per Unique User: 11.8 trip 
  • Top Destinations Overall (Neighborhood)
    • Morris Park
    • Williamsbridge
    • Van Nest
    • Bronxwood
    • Edenwald 
  • Top Destinations since Phase 2 launch (June 23, 2022)
    • Soundview
    • Morris Park
    • Williambridge
    • Throggs Neck
    • Unionport


A person parking thier e-scooter in a corral along Westchester Avenue