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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 1,048,319 -- 1,056,389 0 1,052,567 --
Persons in Households 2 1,009,430 925 1,012,774 0 1,009,904 Yes
Total Households 3 408,412 817 410,305 1,765 413,600 No
Average Number of Persons per Household 4 2.47 0.01 2.47 0.01 2.44 No
Average Household Income 5 $54,765 $379 $71,934 $921 -- Yes
Average Number of Vehicles per Household 6 1.61 0.01 1.71 0.01 -- Yes
Percent of Persons in Poverty 7 11.90 0.20 12.20 0 -- No
Percent Minority 8 15.00 0.20 18.00 0.23 18.60 Yes
Percent of Persons 65 and Over 9 14.60 0.20 14.20 0.19 14.40 Yes
Percent of Persons Foreign Born 10 11.40 0.10 12.60 0.26 -- Yes
Total Workers at Place of Residence11 504,494 2,446 520,079 3,265 -- 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 490,905 100.0 2,443 502,098 100.0 2,810 Yes 458,535 100.0 2,429 480,294 100.0 3,340 Yes
Drove alone 393,320 80.1 2,371 403,760 80.4 2,968 Yes 369,865 80.7 2,340 388,992 81.0 3,175 Yes
2-person Carpool 41,360 8.4 953 33,232 6.6 1,496 Yes 37,350 8.1 908 31,077 6.5 1,396 Yes
3-or-more-person Carpool 9,645 2.0 467 10,289 2.0 2,364 No 8,230 1.8 432 9,173 1.9 888 No
Public Transportation 11,810 2.4 517 13,602 2.7 1,078 Yes 9,025 2.0 452 10,453 2.2 941 Yes
Bike 1,340 0.3 175 1,910 0.4 330 Yes 1,290 0.3 172 1,837 0.4 313 Yes
Walked 18,715 3.8 648 17,352 3.5 1,179 Yes 18,510 4.0 645 17,438 3.6 1,157 No
Taxi, Motorcycle and Other means 3,715 0.8 291 5,340 1.1 689 Yes 3,270 0.7 273 4,711 1.0 710 Yes
Worked at Home 10,995 2.2 499 16,613 3.3 992 Yes 10,995 2.4 499 16,613 3.5 992 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) 22.5 0.2 22.9 0.3 Yes
Drove alone 22.1 0.2 22.3 0.3 No
Carpooled 24.0 0.5 25.0 2.1 No
Public Transportation 45.5 1.8 48.6 5.7 No
Taxi, Motorcycle, Walk, Bicycle and Other means 14.1 0.6 14.0 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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