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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 -- 320,690 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 193,165 66.5 0.4 213,454 66.6 0.8 No
2-person carpool 35,505 12.2 0.2 34,562 10.8 0.5 Yes
3-person carpool 6,330 2.2 0.1 5,453 1.7 0.3 Yes
4-person carpool 2,030 0.7 0.1 1,888 0.6 0.1 No
5- or 6-person carpool 845 0.3 0.0 1,057 0.3 0.1 No
7 or more person carpool 305 0.1 0.0 592 0.2 0.1 No
Bus or trolley bus 3,820 1.3 0.1 3,461 1.1 0.2 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 4 0.0 0.0 21 0.0 0.0 No
Subway or elevated 4 0.0 0.0 6 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 55 0.0 0.0 18 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 240 0.1 0.0 365 0.1 0.1 No
Bicycle 1,585 0.5 0.1 2,953 0.9 0.2 Yes
Walked 21,300 7.3 0.2 27,701 8.6 0.4 Yes
Taxicab 1,110 0.4 0.0 1,181 0.4 0.1 No
Motorcycle 245 0.1 0.0 795 0.2 0.1 Yes
Other means 12,080 4.2 0.1 9,546 3.0 0.2 Yes
Worked at home 11,980 4.1 0.1 17,637 5.5 0.4 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 -- 320,690 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 193,165 66.5 0.4 213,454 66.6 0.8 No
Carpooled 45,015 15.5 0.3 43,552 13.6 0.6 Yes
Public transportation 4,123 1.4 0.1 3,871 1.2 0.2 No
Walked 21,300 7.3 0.2 27,701 8.6 0.4 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 15,020 5.2 0.2 14,475 4.5 0.3 Yes
Worked at home 11,980 4.1 0.1 17,637 5.5 0.4 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 -- 303,053 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 73,451 26.4 0.3 87,417 28.8 0.9 Yes
10 to 14 56,182 20.2 0.3 57,886 19.1 0.7 Yes
15 to 19 53,617 19.2 0.3 54,443 18.0 0.7 Yes
20 to 29 47,833 17.2 0.3 54,079 17.8 0.7 No
30 to 44 25,307 9.1 0.2 26,689 8.8 0.5 No
45 to 59 7,441 2.7 0.1 9,167 3.0 0.3 No
60 or more 14,788 5.3 0.2 13,372 4.4 0.4 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 -- 303,053 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 15,678 5.6 0.2 22,559 7.4 0.4 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 45,256 16.2 0.3 52,580 17.4 0.7 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 90,023 32.3 0.4 88,772 29.3 0.8 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 49,264 17.7 0.3 51,924 17.1 0.7 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 71,182 25.5 0.3 77,063 25.4 0.8 No
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 7,216 2.6 0.1 10,155 3.4 0.3 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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