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R1. Selected Characteristics
R1. Selected Characteristics Census 2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number MOE(+/-) Number MOE(+/-)
Total Persons 1 626,932 -- 676,778 -- --
Persons in Households 2 607,641 -- 654,219 -- --
Total Households 3 221,804 738 233,861 1,426 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.74 -- 2.80 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.68 -- 1.77 0.02 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 19,291 -- 22,559 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 298,643 1,600 337,108 3,348 Yes
Workers at Work 8 290,597 1,598 320,690 2,892 Yes
R2. Mode to Work
R2. Mode to Work 9 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE(+/-)
Total Workers 290,595 100.0 1,598 320,690 100.0 2,892 Yes
Drove alone 193,165 66.5 1,479 213,454 66.6 3,222 Yes
2-person carpool 35,505 12.2 741 34,562 10.8 1,657 No
3-person carpool 6,330 2.2 320 5,453 1.7 844 No
4-person carpool 2,030 0.7 182 1,888 0.6 456 No
5- or 6-person carpool 845 0.3 118 1,057 0.3 435 No
7 or more person carpool 305 0.1 71 592 0.2 288 No
Bus or trolley bus 3,820 1.3 249 3,461 1.1 588 No
Streetcar or trolley car 4 0.0 8 21 0.0 25 No
Subway or elevated 4 0.0 8 6 0.0 12 No
Railroad 55 0.0 30 18 0.0 29 No
Ferryboat 240 0.1 63 365 0.1 245 No
Bicycle 1,585 0.5 161 2,953 0.9 640 Yes
Walked 21,300 7.3 580 27,701 8.6 1,178 Yes
Taxicab 1,110 0.4 135 1,181 0.4 306 No
Motorcycle 245 0.1 63 795 0.2 256 Yes
Other means 12,080 4.2 440 9,546 3.0 743 Yes
Worked at home 11,980 4.1 439 17,637 5.5 1,226 Yes
R2.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed)
R2.C. Mode to Work (Collapsed) 9, 10 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers 290,595 100.0 1,598 320,690 100.0 2,892 Yes
Drove alone 193,165 66.5 1,479 213,454 66.6 3,222 Yes
Carpooled 45,015 15.5 827 43,552 13.6 2,022 No
Public transportation 4,123 1.4 259 3,871 1.2 624 No
Walked 21,300 7.3 580 27,701 8.6 1,178 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 15,020 5.2 490 14,475 4.5 1,056 No
Worked at home 11,980 4.1 439 17,637 5.5 1,226 Yes
R3. Travel Time to Work
R3. Travel Time to Work 11 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE (+/-)
Total Workers not Working at Home 278,619 100.0 1,592 303,053 100.0 2,869 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 73,451 26.4 1,030 87,417 28.8 2,726 Yes
10 to 14 56,182 20.2 915 57,886 19.1 2,276 No
15 to 19 53,617 19.2 896 54,443 18.0 2,092 No
20 to 29 47,833 17.2 850 54,079 17.8 2,036 Yes
30 to 44 25,307 9.1 631 26,689 8.8 1,564 No
45 to 59 7,441 2.7 347 9,167 3.0 1,014 Yes
60 or more 14,788 5.3 486 13,372 4.4 1,151 Yes
R4. Departure Time to Work
R4. Departure Time to Work 12 Census 2000 2005-2007 ACS Is Change Significant
in number?
Number Percent MOE(+/-) Number Percent MOE(+/-)
Total Workers not Working at Home 278,619 100.0 1,592 303,053 100.0 2,869 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 15,678 5.6 500 22,559 7.4 1,351 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 45,256 16.2 829 52,580 17.4 2,067 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 90,023 32.3 1,123 88,772 29.3 2,482 No
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 49,264 17.7 862 51,924 17.1 2,031 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 71,182 25.5 1,016 77,063 25.4 2,496 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 7,216 2.6 342 10,155 3.4 1,024 Yes
R4. Departure Time to Work
R5. Mean Travel Time by Mode to Work 13 CTPP2000 2005-2007 ACS
Mean Travel Time Mean Travel Time
Total Workers 19.0 18.0
Drove alone 18.0 17.1
Carpooled 21.0 20.5
Public transportation 32.7 36.4
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 24.6 18.5

Notes:

1 Census 2000 SF3 Table P1 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B01003

2 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C09016

3 Census 2000 SF3 Table P10 and 2005-2007 ACS TableC08201

4 Average household size is calculated by dividing total households by total persons in households

5 Census 2000 SF3 Table H46 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B25046

6 Census 2000 SF3 Table P9 and 2005-2007 ACS Table B26001

7 Census 2000 SF3 Table P43 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C23001

8 Census 2000 SF3 Table P30 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08301

9 CTPP2000 Table 1-002 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08301

10 R2.C just uses CTPP2000, but could potentially use Census 2000 SF3 Table P30

13 Census 2000 SF3 Table P31 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08134

12 Census 2000 SF3 Table P34 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08302

13 CTPP2000 Table 1-118 and 2005-2007 ACS Table C08136

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Updated: 05/12/2011
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