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2005 Transportation Profiles

Geographic Area1: Montana
TABLE 1. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS BY PLACE OF RESIDENCE, 1990, 2000, 2005

Selected Characteristics1 1990 2000 2005 ACS 2005 ACS
MOE 3
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Persons in Household 775,318 877,433 910,651 *****4
Households 306,163 358,667 368,268 +/-2,828
Persons per household 2.53 2.45 2.47 *****
  Includes GQ pop Does not include GQ Pop
Total Persons 799,065 902,195 na na
Total Employed2 355,643 429,596 469,237 *****
Workers at Work 349,184 422,159 455,268 +/-4,917
 
Mode to work1 1990 2000 2005 ACS
Includes GQ pop Does not include GQ Pop
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent MOE (%)
Total Workers 349,184 100.0 422,159 100.0 455,268 100.0 ---
Drove alone 250,373 71.7 311,872 73.9 342,374 75.2 +/- 1.0
2-person carpool 32,982 9.4 38,849 9.2 40,308 8.9 +/- 0.8
3-person carpool 5,279 1.5 7,492 1.8 5,768 1.3 +/- 0.3
4-person carpool 1,732 0.5 2,420 0.6 1,819 0.4 +/- 0.1
5-or-6-person carpool 890 0.3 1,138 0.3 2,044 0.4 +/- 0.2
7-or-more-person carpool 559 0.2 293 0.1 343 0.1 +/- 0.1
Bus or trolley bus 1,783 0.5 2,441 0.6 2,545 0.6 +/- 0.2
Streetcar or trolley car 2 0.0 96 0.0 14 0.0 +/- 0.0
Subway or elevated 24 0.0 48 0.0 22 0.0 +/- 0.0
Railroad 20 0.0 31 0.0 63 0.0 +/- 0.0
Ferryboat 17 0.0 29 0.0 19 0.0 +/- 0.0
Bicycle 3,209 0.9 4,049 1.0 7,296 1.6 +/- 0.4
Walked 27,022 7.7 23,336 5.5 21,160 4.6 +/- 0.5
Taxicab 204 0.1 167 0.0 248 0.1 +/- 0.1
Motorcycle 721 0.2 338 0.1 975 0.2 +/- 0.1
Other means 2,491 0.7 2,649 0.6 3,122 0.7 +/- 0.2
Worked at home 21,876 6.3 26,911 6.4 27,148 6.0 +/- 0.5
 
Travel time to work (Universe = Workers who did not work at home)1
Workers (Did not work at home) 327,308 100.0 395,248 100.0 428,120 100.0 ---
Less than 5 minutes 33,844 10.3 33,091 8.4 38,618 9.0 +/- 0.7
5 to 9 79,238 24.2 86,585 21.9 86,854 20.3 +/- 1.0
10 to 14 75,093 22.9 87,855 22.2 95,748 22.4 +/- 1.0
15 to 19 56,121 17.1 68,642 17.4 71,593 16.7 +/- 0.8
20 to 29 41,215 12.6 55,644 14.1 63,980 14.9 +/- 0.9
30 to 44 24,426 7.5 35,553 9.0 41,953 9.8 +/- 0.7
45 to 59 7,664 2.3 11,349 2.9 13,425 3.1 +/- 0.5
60 or more 9,707 3.0 16,529 4.2 15,949 3.7 +/- 0.5
Mean travel time (minutes) 14.8 (X) 17.7 (X) 17.3 (X) +/- 0.52
 
Departure Time to Work1
Workers (Did not work at home) 327,308 100.0 395,248 100.0 428,120 100.0 ---
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 14,511 4.4 19,891 5.0 28,679 6.7 +/- 0.6
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 44,590 13.6 57,244 14.5 66,271 15.5 +/- 0.8
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 121,534 37.1 146,316 37.0 150,890 35.2 +/- 1.2
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 61,912 18.9 70,293 17.8 75,370 17.6 +/- 0.9
9:00 - 10:59 a.m. 26,849 8.2 33,097 8.4 33,324 7.8 +/- 0.7
11:00 a.m. - 3:59 p.m. 26,046 8.0 29,381 7.4 32,524 7.6 +/- 0.7
11:00 a.m. - 3:59 p.m. 31,866 9.7 39,026 9.9 41,062 9.6 +/- 0.7

Notes:
1. Please read notes.cfm
2. Total Employed includes Civilian Employed and those working in the Armed Forces.
3. MOE: Margin of Error. Please see notes.cfm. MOE could not be calculated for Total Employed.
4. ***** Cannot be calculated.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau - 1990 STF1, 1990 STF3, 2000 SF1, 2000 SF3, 2005 ACS.

Geographic Area1: Montana
TABLE 2. MODE TO WORK BY TRAVEL TIME, 2000 & 2005

(Universe = Workers who did not work at home)2

  Mean travel
time (mins.)
Total Less than 10
minutes
10 to 19
minutes
20 to 29
minutes
30 to 44
minutes
45 to 59
minutes
60/more
minutes
Total 2000 17.7 395,250 119,675 156,495 55,645 35,555 11,350 16,530
2005 17.3 428,120 125,472 167,341 63,980 41,953 13,425 15,949
2005 MOE +/-0.52 +/-4,881 +/-4,995 +/-5,769 +/-4,091 +/-2,847 +/-2,112 +/-1,947
Drove alone 2000 16.9 311,870 91,610 129,895 44,850 26,890 7,965 10,660
2005 16.9 342,374 96,223 141,202 51,404 32,480 10,104 10,961
2005 MOE +/-0.63 +/-5,694 +/-4,573 +/-5,547 +/-3,500 +/-2,340 +/-1,896 +/-1,580
2-person carpool 2000 22.7 38,850 8,500 14,155 6,290 5,175 1,900 2,835
2005 21.5 40,308 9,250 13,651 7,271 5,956 1,722 2,458
2005 MOE +/-3.77 +/-3,802 +/-1,618 +/-1,994 +/-1,552 +/-1,351 +/-528 +/-927
3+ carpool 2000 29.4 11,340 1,830 3,600 1,655 1,775 1,040 1,440
2005 32.4 9,974 1,445 1,913 1,791 1,915 1,192 1,718
2005 MOE +/-8.87 +/-1,703 +/-399 +/-723 +/-660 +/-883 +/-550 +/-685
Bus or trolley bus 2000 44.5 2,440 140 445 415 605 160 670
2005 36.6 2,545 SSS 513 SSS 753 SSS 540
2005 MOE +/-14.31 +/-734 SSS +/-468 SSS +/-404 SSS +/-260
All other transit3 2000 54.5 205 0 50 30 33 24 69
2005 SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
2005 MOE SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
All other modes4 2000 12.7 30,540 17,590 8,350 2,405 1,075 259 859
2005 9.3 32,801 18,443 10,043 3,171 827 SSS SSS
2005 MOE +/-1.47 +/-2,865 +/-2,006 +/-1,556 +/-1,004 +/-650 SSS SSS

 

TABLE 2. MODE TO WORK BY TRAVEL TIME, PERCENT OF WORKERS, 2000 and 2005

(Universe = Workers who did not work at home)2

Percent of Workers   Mean travel
time (mins.)
Total Less than 10
minutes
10 to 19
minutes
20 to 29
minutes
30 to 44
minutes
45 to 59
minutes
60/more
minutes
Total 2000 17.7 100.0 30.3 39.6 14.1 9.0 2.9 4.2
2005 17.3 100.0 29.3 39.1 14.9 9.8 3.1 3.7
2005 MOE +/-0.52 ***** +/-1.1 +/-1.0 +/-1.1 +/-1.1 +/-1.1 +/-1.1
Drove alone 2000 16.9 100.0 29.4 41.7 14.4 8.6 2.6 3.4
2005 16.9 100.0 28.1 41.2 15.0 9.5 3.0 3.2
2005 MOE +/-0.63 ***** +/-1.6 +/-1.5 +/-1.7 +/-1.7 +/-1.7 +/-1.7
2-person carpool 2000 22.7 100.0 21.9 36.4 16.2 13.3 4.9 7.3
2005 21.5 100.0 22.9 33.9 18.0 14.8 4.3 6.1
2005 MOE +/-3.77 ***** +/-9.4 +/-9.3 +/-9.4 +/-9.4 +/-9.4 +/-9.4
3+ carpool 2000 29.4 100.0 16.1 31.7 14.6 15.7 9.2 12.7
2005 32.4 100.0 14.5 19.2 18.0 19.2 12.0 17.2
2005 MOE +/-8.87 ***** +/-17.1 +/-17.0 +/-17.0 +/-17.0 +/-17.1 +/-17.0
Bus or trolley bus 2000 44.5 100.0 5.7 18.2 17.0 24.8 6.6 27.5
2005 36.6 100.0 SSS 20.2 SSS 29.6 SSS 21.2
2005 MOE +/-14.31 ***** SSS +/-28.6 SSS +/-28.5 SSS +/-28.8
All other transit3 2000 54.5 100.0 0.0 24.4 14.6 16.1 11.7 33.7
2005 SSS 100.0 SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
2005 MOE SSS ***** SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
All other modes4 2000 12.7 100.0 57.6 27.3 7.9 3.5 0.8 2.8
2005 9.3 100.0 56.2 30.6 9.7 2.5 SSS SSS
2005 MOE +/-1.47 ***** +/-8.0 +/-8.6 +/-8.7 +/-8.7 SSS SSS

Notes:
1. Please read notes.cfm
2. ACS did not include group quarter population. For more information, Please read notes.cfm
3. Includes streetcar/trolley car, subway/elevated, railroad, and ferryboat.
4. Includes bicycle, walk, motorcycle, taxicab, or other means.
SSS: Not shown because weighted total by mode is less than 500.
***** Cannot be calculated.

Updated: 05/17/2011
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