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2005 Transportation Profiles

Geographic Area1: Vermont
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 541,116 588,067 602,290 *****4
Households 210,650 240,634 248,825 +/-2,206
Persons per household 2.57 2.44 2.42 *****
  Includes GQ pop Does not include GQ Pop
Total Persons 562,758 608,827 na na
Total Employed2 283,819 317,895 325,780 *****
Workers at Work 276,765 311,839 315,580 +/-4,164
 
Mode to work1 1990 2000 2005 ACS
Includes GQ pop Does not include GQ Pop
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent MOE (%)
Total Workers 276,765 100.0 311,839 100.0 315,580 100.0 ---
Drove alone 199,808 72.2 234,388 75.2 239,356 75.8 +/- 1.3
2-person carpool 29,859 10.8 30,882 9.9 29,152 9.2 +/- 0.8
3-person carpool 3,890 1.4 4,340 1.4 3,468 1.1 +/- 0.2
4-person carpool 1,155 0.4 1,230 0.4 1,078 0.3 +/- 0.1
5-or-6-person carpool 343 0.1 441 0.1 758 0.2 +/- 0.1
7-or-more-person carpool 484 0.2 298 0.1 347 0.1 +/- 0.1
Bus or trolley bus 1,522 0.5 1,569 0.5 2,465 0.8 +/- 0.3
Streetcar or trolley car 0 0.0 19 0.0 0 0.0 +/- 0.1
Subway or elevated 96 0.0 109 0.0 140 0.0 +/- 0.1
Railroad 35 0.0 83 0.0 172 0.1 +/- 0.1
Ferryboat 9 0.0 40 0.0 12 0.0 +/- 0.0
Bicycle 1,054 0.4 977 0.3 1,635 0.5 +/- 0.2
Walked 19,001 6.9 17,554 5.6 16,563 5.2 +/- 0.7
Taxicab 371 0.1 388 0.1 228 0.1 +/- 0.1
Motorcycle 277 0.1 136 0.0 910 0.3 +/- 0.2
Other means 2,351 0.8 1,734 0.6 1,912 0.6 +/- 0.2
Worked at home 16,510 6.0 17,651 5.7 17,384 5.5 +/- 0.5
 
Travel time to work (Universe = Workers who did not work at home)1
Workers (Did not work at home) 260,255 100.0 294,188 100.0 298,196 100.0 ---
Less than 5 minutes 21,318 8.2 18,209 6.2 20,622 6.9 +/- 0.6
5 to 9 45,352 17.4 44,253 15.0 44,361 14.9 +/- 1.1
10 to 14 46,270 17.8 50,133 17.0 49,065 16.5 +/- 1.0
15 to 19 42,893 16.5 46,609 15.8 45,875 15.4 +/- 1.0
20 to 29 48,643 18.7 56,841 19.3 58,245 19.5 +/- 1.0
30 to 44 37,276 14.3 46,911 15.9 47,669 16.0 +/- 1.0
45 to 59 10,804 4.2 16,427 5.6 17,904 6.0 +/- 0.6
60 or more 7,699 3.0 14,805 5.0 14,455 4.8 +/- 0.5
Mean travel time (minutes) 18.0 (X) 21.6 (X) 21.2 (X) +/- 0.69
 
Departure Time to Work1
Workers (Did not work at home) 260,255 100.0 294,188 100.0 298,196 100.0 ---
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 14,573 5.6 19,839 6.7 20,572 6.9 +/- 0.6
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 56,227 21.6 59,022 20.1 60,090 20.2 +/- 1.0
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 87,083 33.5 96,646 32.9 98,044 32.9 +/- 1.3
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 42,183 16.2 47,799 16.2 47,367 15.9 +/- 0.9
9:00 - 10:59 a.m. 16,805 6.5 19,869 6.8 21,114 7.1 +/- 0.7
11:00 a.m. - 3:59 p.m. 22,172 8.5 23,720 8.1 25,020 8.4 +/- 0.7
11:00 a.m. - 3:59 p.m. 21,212 8.2 27,293 9.3 25,989 8.7 +/- 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: Vermont
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 21.6 294,190 62,465 96,745 56,840 46,910 16,425 14,810
2005 21.2 298,196 64,983 94,940 58,245 47,669 17,904 14,455
2005 MOE +/-0.69 +/-4,429 +/-3,854 +/-4,323 +/-3,208 +/-3,004 +/-1,780 +/-1,640
Drove alone 2000 21.9 234,390 44,695 78,915 48,000 38,270 13,075 11,420
2005 21.4 239,356 48,111 77,933 49,097 38,518 14,645 11,052
2005 MOE +/-0.79 +/-5,174 +/-3,127 +/-3,858 +/-2,948 +/-2,481 +/-1,532 +/-1,442
2-person carpool 2000 23.9 30,880 4,840 9,860 6,055 6,040 2,220 1,875
2005 22.9 29,152 4,602 9,633 5,677 5,940 1,566 1,734
2005 MOE +/-3.08 +/-2,515 +/-1,112 +/-1,740 +/-1,117 +/-1,124 +/-460 +/-434
3+ carpool 2000 28.5 6,310 820 1,850 1,015 1,320 675 615
2005 32.6 5,651 1,107 971 801 1,309 762 701
2005 MOE +/-9.81 +/-852 +/-372 +/-334 +/-412 +/-482 +/-389 +/-376
Bus or trolley bus 2000 30.7 1,570 95 410 285 415 179 180
2005 41.9 2,465 SSS 558 SSS 693 SSS 640
2005 MOE +/-30.17 +/-972 SSS +/-366 SSS +/-478 SSS +/-502
All other transit3 2000 50.2 255 22 48 34 57 25 68
2005 SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
2005 MOE SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
All other modes4 2000 12.4 20,790 11,985 5,645 1,440 795 249 655
2005 11.7 21,248 11,024 5,830 2,364 1,099 779 SSS
2005 MOE +/-2.44 +/-2,389 +/-1,524 +/-1,196 +/-723 +/-443 +/-462 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 21.6 100.0 21.2 32.9 19.3 15.9 5.6 5.0
2005 21.2 100.0 21.8 31.8 19.5 16.0 6.0 4.8
2005 MOE +/-0.69 ***** +/-1.5 +/-1.4 +/-1.5 +/-1.5 +/-1.5 +/-1.5
Drove alone 2000 21.9 100.0 19.1 33.7 20.5 16.3 5.6 4.9
2005 21.4 100.0 20.1 32.6 20.5 16.1 6.1 4.6
2005 MOE +/-0.79 ***** +/-2.1 +/-2.1 +/-2.1 +/-2.2 +/-2.2 +/-2.2
2-person carpool 2000 23.9 100.0 15.7 31.9 19.6 19.6 7.2 6.1
2005 22.9 100.0 15.8 33.0 19.5 20.4 5.4 5.9
2005 MOE +/-3.08 ***** +/-8.6 +/-8.4 +/-8.6 +/-8.6 +/-8.6 +/-8.6
3+ carpool 2000 28.5 100.0 13.0 29.3 16.1 20.9 10.7 9.7
2005 32.6 100.0 19.6 17.2 14.2 23.2 13.5 12.4
2005 MOE +/-9.81 ***** +/-15.0 +/-15.0 +/-15.0 +/-14.9 +/-15.0 +/-15.1
Bus or trolley bus 2000 30.7 100.0 6.1 26.1 18.2 26.4 11.4 11.5
2005 41.9 100.0 SSS 22.6 SSS 28.1 SSS 26.0
2005 MOE +/-30.17 ***** SSS +/-39.3 SSS +/-39.1 SSS +/-39.1
All other transit3 2000 50.2 100.0 8.6 18.8 13.3 22.4 9.8 26.7
2005 SSS 100.0 SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
2005 MOE SSS ***** SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS SSS
All other modes4 2000 12.4 100.0 57.6 27.2 6.9 3.8 1.2 3.2
2005 11.7 100.0 51.9 27.4 11.1 5.2 3.7 SSS
2005 MOE +/-2.44 ***** +/-10.6 +/-11.1 +/-11.2 +/-11.2 +/-11.2 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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