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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 2,673,400 -- 2,805,353 -- --
Persons in Households 2 2,599,462 -- 2,725,899 -- --
Total Households 3 1,042,807 1,377 1,096,622 4,558 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.49 -- 2.49 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.71 -- 1.80 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 73,938 -- 79,454 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,179,681 3,285 1,243,549 6,540 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,160,101 3,279 1,207,690 6,258 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 1,160,100 100.0 3,279 1,207,690 100.0 6,258 Yes
Drove alone 927,215 79.9 3,149 974,139 80.7 6,085 Yes
2-person carpool 126,295 10.9 1,404 117,217 9.7 3,424 Yes
3-person carpool 24,655 2.1 632 19,449 1.6 1,734 Yes
4-person carpool 7,605 0.7 352 7,813 0.6 1,183 No
5- or 6-person carpool 2,850 0.2 216 2,817 0.2 504 No
7 or more person carpool 2,220 0.2 191 1,983 0.2 531 No
Bus or trolley bus 3,720 0.3 247 4,914 0.4 735 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 145 0.0 49 62 0.0 81 No
Subway or elevated 45 0.0 27 6 0.0 11 Yes
Railroad 80 0.0 36 40 0.0 50 No
Ferryboat 50 0.0 29 20 0.0 29 No
Bicycle 1,510 0.1 157 1,828 0.2 426 No
Walked 21,915 1.9 597 21,419 1.8 1,246 No
Taxicab 1,085 0.1 133 609 0.1 347 Yes
Motorcycle 1,140 0.1 137 2,962 0.2 472 Yes
Other means 9,460 0.8 393 12,429 1.0 1,121 Yes
Worked at home 30,110 2.6 698 39,983 3.3 1,979 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 1,160,100 100.0 3,279 1,207,690 100.0 6,258 Yes
Drove alone 927,215 79.9 3,149 974,139 80.7 6,085 Yes
Carpooled 163,625 14.1 1,586 149,279 12.4 3,696 Yes
Public transportation 4,040 0.3 257 5,042 0.4 725 Yes
Walked 21,915 1.9 597 21,419 1.8 1,246 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 13,195 1.1 464 17,828 1.5 1,209 Yes
Worked at home 30,110 2.6 698 39,983 3.3 1,979 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 1,129,990 100.0 3,268 1,167,707 100.0 6,162 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 222,195 19.7 1,826 237,105 20.3 4,471 Yes
10 to 14 204,505 18.1 1,758 206,800 17.7 4,466 No
15 to 19 195,250 17.3 1,721 201,858 17.3 4,199 Yes
20 to 29 207,357 18.4 1,770 221,306 19.0 4,460 Yes
30 to 44 179,026 15.8 1,654 185,412 15.9 4,405 Yes
45 to 59 62,180 5.5 997 62,050 5.3 2,316 No
60 or more 59,477 5.3 976 53,176 4.6 1,903 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 1,129,990 100.0 3,268 1,167,707 100.0 6,162 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 91,990 8.1 1,206 109,176 9.3 3,182 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 241,913 21.4 1,898 248,867 21.3 4,601 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 388,495 34.4 2,332 373,852 32.0 5,479 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 128,296 11.4 1,414 131,187 11.2 3,570 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 235,363 20.8 1,875 252,071 21.6 4,842 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 43,933 3.9 841 52,554 4.5 1,921 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 21.0 20.8
Drove alone 21.2 20.2
Carpooled 26.2 25.9
Public transportation 40.0 32.5
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 17.3 15.1

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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