Performance indicator:

Bike Score

Indicator description:

Bike Score is a patented measure of how welcoming an area is for biking. For a given location, the Bike Score is calculated by measuring bike infrastructure (lanes, trails), hills, destinations, road connectivity and the number of bike commuters. A detailed Bike Score methodology can be found at

This indicator is associated with the following goals:

Note: Plan Houston's performance indicators are intended to inform the public and policy makers on the community's success at achieving Plan Houston's community goals. Identifying current performance is a first step; future steps could include tracking progress over time and establishing preferences on outcomes.