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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 1,998,257 -- 2,633,331 0 2,700,551 --
Persons in Households 2 1,964,572 937 2,597,687 0 2,664,397 Yes
Total Households 3 751,977 1,349 979,621 4,292 1,006,250 Yes
Average Number of Persons per Household 4 2.61 0.01 2.65 0.01 2.65 Yes
Average Household Income 5 $57,470 $298 $72,112 $696 -- Yes
Average Number of Vehicles per Household 6 1.66 0.01 1.77 0.01 -- Yes
Percent of Persons in Poverty 7 10.50 0.10 11.90 0 -- Yes
Percent Minority 8 24.80 0.20 26.40 0.21 33.80 Yes
Percent of Persons 65 and Over 9 10.90 0.10 11.50 0.12 12.00 Yes
Percent of Persons Foreign Born 10 15.80 0.10 19.30 0.20 -- Yes
Total Workers at Place of Residence11 941,373 3,634 1,263,585 5,216 -- 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 923,155 100.0 3,629 1,235,259 100.0 5,418 Yes 941,590 100.0 3,634 1,249,886 100.0 5,542 Yes
Drove alone 687,370 74.5 3,458 959,891 77.7 5,802 Yes 700,085 74.4 3,473 970,681 77.7 6,097 Yes
2-person Carpool 108,075 11.7 1,647 114,121 9.2 3,133 Yes 111,620 11.9 1,672 116,995 9.4 3,196 Yes
3-or-more-person Carpool 27,800 3.0 853 29,483 2.4 4,816 No 28,660 3.0 866 29,590 2.4 1,850 No
Public Transportation 35,485 3.8 961 41,976 3.4 1,682 Yes 36,105 3.8 970 42,199 3.4 1,718 Yes
Bike 4,545 0.5 347 6,198 0.5 673 Yes 4,605 0.5 349 6,225 0.5 678 Yes
Walked 24,875 2.7 807 26,126 2.1 1,450 No 25,600 2.7 819 26,424 2.1 1,474 No
Taxi, Motorcycle and Other means 11,125 1.2 542 17,860 1.4 1,179 Yes 11,035 1.2 539 18,168 1.5 1,185 Yes
Worked at Home 23,875 2.6 791 39,604 3.2 1,659 Yes 23,875 2.5 791 39,604 3.2 1,659 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) 23.3 0.1 23.6 0.2 Yes
Drove alone 21.5 0.1 22.2 0.2 Yes
Carpooled 25.2 0.3 26.1 1.3 No
Public Transportation 51.4 1.1 51.9 3.2 No
Taxi, Motorcycle, Walk, Bicycle and Other means 21.5 0.7 20.1 1.5 No

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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