Interstate 76 (Ohio–New Jersey)

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Interstate 76 marker

Interstate 76
I-76 highlighted in red
Route information
Length434.87 mi[2] (699.86 km)
Existed1964[1]–present
Major junctions
West end I-71 / US 224 near Westfield Center, OH
 
East end I-295 / Route 42 in Bellmawr, NJ
Location
StatesOhio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey
Highway system
SR 75OHSR 76
PA 75PAPA 76
Route 75NJRoute 76
Route 7676CRoute 77

Interstate 76 is an Interstate Highway in the United States. It goes from Westfield Center, Ohio east to Bellmawr, New Jersey. The route is 434.36 miles (699.03 km) long.[2]

Just west of Youngstown, I-76 joins the Ohio Turnpike and heads around the south side of Youngstown. In Pennsylvania, I-76 runs across most of the state on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. It passes near Pittsburgh and Harrisburg before leaving the Turnpike to enter Philadelphia. It is called the Schuylkill Expressway in Philadelphia. It crossing the Walt Whitman Bridge into New Jersey. After Interstate 76 reaches its eastern terminus, the freeway continues as Route 42 and the Atlantic City Expressway to Atlantic City.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Pennsylvania Highways: Interstate 76". Pahighways.com. Retrieved 2013-01-29.[self-published source]
  2. 2.0 2.1 Federal Highway Administration (2002-10-31). "FHWA Route Log and Finder List: Table 1". Retrieved 2007-03-28.



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