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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 5,363,675 -- 5,637,947 0 5,686,986 --
Persons in Households 2 5,207,651 1,575 5,486,726 0 5,536,772 Yes
Total Households 3 2,086,304 1,859 2,274,611 10,182 2,279,768 Yes
Average Number of Persons per Household 4 2.50 0.00 2.41 0.01 2.43 Yes
Average Household Income 5 $53,865 $129 $65,273 $471 -- Yes
Average Number of Vehicles per Household 6 1.77 0.00 1.84 0.01 -- Yes
Percent of Persons in Poverty 7 8.70 0.00 11.60 0 -- Yes
Percent Minority 8 11.00 0.10 12.80 0.07 13.80 Yes
Percent of Persons 65 and Over 9 13.10 0.10 13.40 0.07 13.70 Yes
Percent of Persons Foreign Born 10 3.60 0.00 4.60 0.06 -- Yes
Total Workers at Place of Residence11 2,737,793 4,684 2,873,865 6,249 -- 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 2,690,705 100.0 4,685 2,812,812 100.0 6,976 Yes 2,637,145 100.0 4,685 2,760,076 100.0 6,951 Yes
Drove alone 2,138,830 79.5 4,588 2,245,648 79.8 6,994 Yes 2,094,800 79.4 4,572 2,200,921 79.7 6,930 Yes
2-person Carpool 217,795 8.1 1,850 210,492 7.5 3,057 Yes 211,210 8.0 1,823 205,201 7.4 2,931 Yes
3-or-more-person Carpool 49,675 1.8 898 51,582 1.8 4,576 No 47,800 1.8 881 49,981 1.8 1,483 Yes
Public Transportation 50,795 1.9 908 50,545 1.8 1,547 No 49,885 1.9 899 49,334 1.8 1,534 No
Bike 11,635 0.4 436 20,192 0.7 945 Yes 11,590 0.4 435 20,127 0.7 941 Yes
Walked 100,300 3.7 1,269 94,866 3.4 2,070 Yes 100,040 3.8 1,268 94,900 3.4 2,054 Yes
Taxi, Motorcycle and Other means 16,275 0.6 515 27,572 1.0 1,044 Yes 16,420 0.6 518 27,697 1.0 1,084 Yes
Worked at Home 105,395 3.9 1,301 111,915 4.0 1,520 Yes 105,395 4.0 1,301 111,915 4.1 1,520 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) 20.8 0.1 21.3 0.1 Yes
Drove alone 20.5 0.1 21.0 0.1 Yes
Carpooled 24.1 0.2 24.9 0.7 Yes
Public Transportation 38.3 0.6 37.3 1.8 No
Taxi, Motorcycle, Walk, Bicycle and Other means 12.7 0.2 12.9 0.4 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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