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Table 1. Selected Characteristics
Table 1. Selected Characteristics Census 2000 2006-2010 ACS 2010 Census Is Change between Census 2000 and 2006-2010 ACS Significant in Number?**
Value MOE(+/-) Value MOE(+/-)
Total Persons 1 2,844,658 -- 2,941,991 0 2,967,297 --
Persons in Households 2 2,749,237 1,229 2,848,779 0 2,875,333 Yes
Total Households 3 1,047,555 1,299 1,081,052 3,748 1,115,768 Yes
Average Number of Persons per Household 4 2.62 0.01 2.64 0.01 2.58 Yes
Average Household Income 5 $42,315 $168 $52,484 $479 -- Yes
Average Number of Vehicles per Household 6 1.73 0.01 1.84 0.01 -- Yes
Percent of Persons in Poverty 7 19.90 0.10 21.20 0 -- Yes
Percent Minority 8 38.60 0.10 40.10 0.06 40.90 Yes
Percent of Persons 65 and Over 9 12.10 0.10 12.60 0.11 12.80 Yes
Percent of Persons Foreign Born 10 1.40 0.00 2.20 0.06 -- Yes
Total Workers at Place of Residence11 1,188,979 3,366 1,229,848 5,668 -- Yes
Table 2. Mode to Work
Table 2. Mode to Work 12 CTPP2000 2006-2010 ACS Is Change Significant in number?** CTPP2000 2006-2010 ACS Is Change Significant in number?**
Number Percent MOE(+/-)* Number Percent MOE(+/-)* Number Percent MOE(+/-)* Number Percent MOE(+/-)*
At Place of Residence At Place of Work
Total Workers 1,164,120 100.0 3,355 1,197,141 100.0 4,677 Yes 1,131,870 100.0 3,340 1,153,325 100.0 4,846 Yes
Drove alone 924,505 79.4 3,196 989,725 82.7 5,152 Yes 896,780 79.2 3,171 951,481 82.5 5,166 Yes
2-person Carpool 131,635 11.3 1,434 101,337 8.5 2,675 Yes 128,600 11.4 1,418 98,402 8.5 2,857 Yes
3-or-more-person Carpool 44,830 3.9 850 35,392 3.0 4,120 Yes 44,160 3.9 844 34,896 3.0 1,534 Yes
Public Transportation 5,460 0.5 299 4,913 0.4 556 No 5,580 0.5 302 4,704 0.4 621 Yes
Bike 1,110 0.1 135 1,889 0.2 380 Yes 1,110 0.1 135 1,874 0.2 387 Yes
Walked 21,870 1.9 596 20,987 1.8 1,371 No 21,805 1.9 595 21,173 1.8 1,366 No
Taxi, Motorcycle and Other means 12,105 1.0 444 14,612 1.2 1,127 Yes 11,240 1.0 428 12,509 1.1 1,001 Yes
Worked at Home 22,600 1.9 606 28,286 2.4 1,682 Yes 22,600 2.0 606 28,286 2.5 1,682 Yes
Table 3. Mean Travel Time by Mode to Work
Table 3. Mean Travel Time by Mode to Work 13 Census 2000 2006-2010 ACS Is Change Significant in Minutes?**
Minutes MOE(+/-) Minutes MOE(+/-)
Total Workers (does not include workers who worked at home) 24.6 0.1 23.9 0.2 Yes
Drove alone 23.5 0.1 23.3 0.2 No
Carpooled 30.3 0.3 29.3 1.4 No
Public Transportation 52.3 2.4 39.5 7.0 Yes
Taxi, Motorcycle, Walk, Bicycle and Other means 21.0 0.6 18.7 1.8 Yes

Notes:

* The coefficient of variation (CV) can be derived by the standard error (SE) divided by the estimate, while SE = MOE/1.645.
** The z-value of the difference of the two estimates are used to determined if the two estimates are significantly different at 90% confidence level.

1 Census 2000 SF3 Table P1, 2006-2010 ACS Table B01003 and Census 2010 SF1 Table QT-P1

2 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9, 2006-2010 ACS Table B09016 and Census 2010 Table QT-P12

3 Census 2000 SF3 Table P10, 2006-2010 ACS Table B19001 and Census 2010 Table QT-P11

4 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 divided Census 2000 SF3 Table P10, 2006-2010 ACS Table B09016 divided 2006-2010 ACS Table B19001 and Census 2010 Table QT-P11

5 CTPP2000 Table 1-090 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B19025

6 Census 2000 SF3 Table H46 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B25046

7 Census 2000 SF3 Table P87 and 2006 -2010 ACS Table B17001

8 Census 2000 SF3 Table P6, 2006-2010 ACS Table B02001 and Census 2010 SF1 Table QT-P3

9 Census 2000 SF3 Table P8, 2006-2010 ACS Table B01001 and Census 2010 Table QT-P1

10 Census 2000 SF3 Table P21 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B06003

11 Census 2000 SF3 Table P43 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B23001

12 Residence place information is from CTPP2000 Table 1-002 and 2006- 2010 ACS Table B08301 and workplace information is from CTPP2000 Table 2-002 and 2006-2010 ACS Table B08406

13 CTPP2000 Table 1-118 and 2006-2010 ACS Table C08136

Updated: 07/09/2014
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