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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 -- 1,207,690 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 927,215 79.9 0.2 974,139 80.7 0.3 Yes
2-person carpool 126,295 10.9 0.1 117,217 9.7 0.3 Yes
3-person carpool 24,655 2.1 0.1 19,449 1.6 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 7,605 0.7 0.0 7,813 0.6 0.1 No
5- or 6-person carpool 2,850 0.2 0.0 2,817 0.2 0.0 No
7 or more person carpool 2,220 0.2 0.0 1,983 0.2 0.0 No
Bus or trolley bus 3,720 0.3 0.0 4,914 0.4 0.1 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 145 0.0 0.0 62 0.0 0.0 No
Subway or elevated 45 0.0 0.0 6 0.0 0.0 Yes
Railroad 80 0.0 0.0 40 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 50 0.0 0.0 20 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 1,510 0.1 0.0 1,828 0.2 0.0 No
Walked 21,915 1.9 0.1 21,419 1.8 0.1 Yes
Taxicab 1,085 0.1 0.0 609 0.1 0.0 Yes
Motorcycle 1,140 0.1 0.0 2,962 0.2 0.0 Yes
Other means 9,460 0.8 0.0 12,429 1.0 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 30,110 2.6 0.1 39,983 3.3 0.2 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 -- 1,207,690 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 927,215 79.9 0.2 974,139 80.7 0.3 Yes
Carpooled 163,625 14.1 0.1 149,279 12.4 0.3 Yes
Public transportation 4,040 0.3 0.0 5,042 0.4 0.1 Yes
Walked 21,915 1.9 0.1 21,419 1.8 0.1 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 13,195 1.1 0.0 17,828 1.5 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 30,110 2.6 0.1 39,983 3.3 0.2 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 -- 1,167,707 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 222,195 19.7 0.2 237,105 20.3 0.4 Yes
10 to 14 204,505 18.1 0.1 206,800 17.7 0.4 No
15 to 19 195,250 17.3 0.1 201,858 17.3 0.3 No
20 to 29 207,357 18.4 0.1 221,306 19.0 0.4 Yes
30 to 44 179,026 15.8 0.1 185,412 15.9 0.4 No
45 to 59 62,180 5.5 0.1 62,050 5.3 0.2 No
60 or more 59,477 5.3 0.1 53,176 4.6 0.2 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 -- 1,167,707 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 91,990 8.1 0.1 109,176 9.3 0.3 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 241,913 21.4 0.2 248,867 21.3 0.4 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 388,495 34.4 0.2 373,852 32.0 0.4 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 128,296 11.4 0.1 131,187 11.2 0.3 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 235,363 20.8 0.2 252,071 21.6 0.4 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 43,933 3.9 0.1 52,554 4.5 0.2 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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