THE NORTHEAST CORRIDOR LINKS THE LARGEST CONCENTRATION OF PEOPLE, JOBS, AND ECONOMIC PRODUCTIVITY IN THE NATION.
THE NORTHEAST IS GROWING.
From 2010 - 2040, the Northeast Megaregion is projected to add 12 million additional people, a 23 percent growth of its current population of 52 million.
Amtrak NEC Regional and Acela Express Services Continue to Gain Riders.
NORTHEAST CORRIDOR RIDERSHIP GROWTH IS PROJECTED TO CONTINUE.
Annual trips on all NEC services will roughly double by 2040.