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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 1 783,600 -- 852,689 -- --
Persons in Households 2 758,963 -- 827,788 -- --
Total Households 3 298,755 939 321,748 1,895 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.54 -- 2.57 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.72 -- 1.80 0.02 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 24,637 -- 24,901 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 380,603 2,116 410,161 3,354 Yes
Workers at Work 8 373,070 2,114 399,007 3,365 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 373,070 100.0 -- 399,007 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 295,415 79.2 0.3 319,643 80.1 0.8 Yes
2-person carpool 34,180 9.2 0.2 31,469 7.9 0.5 Yes
3-person carpool 5,575 1.5 0.1 4,910 1.2 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 1,815 0.5 0.1 1,830 0.5 0.1 No
5- or 6-person carpool 850 0.2 0.0 1,172 0.3 0.1 No
7 or more person carpool 570 0.2 0.0 912 0.2 0.1 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 8,770 2.4 0.1 7,951 2.0 0.2 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 20 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 -- --
Subway or elevated 140 0.0 0.0 343 0.1 0.0 Yes
Railroad 1,360 0.4 0.0 2,210 0.6 0.1 Yes
Ferryboat 10 0.0 0.0 52 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 850 0.2 0.0 1,426 0.4 0.1 Yes
Walked 9,635 2.6 0.1 10,185 2.6 0.2 No
Taxicab 50 0.0 0.0 92 0.0 0.0 No
Motorcycle 360 0.1 0.0 365 0.1 0.0 No
Other means 2,375 0.6 0.1 3,828 1.0 0.2 Yes
Worked at home 11,090 3.0 0.1 12,619 3.2 0.2 No
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 373,070 100.0 -- 399,007 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 295,415 79.2 0.3 319,643 80.1 0.8 Yes
Carpooled 42,990 11.5 0.2 40,293 10.1 0.5 Yes
Public transportation 10,300 2.8 0.1 10,556 2.6 0.3 No
Walked 9,635 2.6 0.1 10,185 2.6 0.2 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 3,635 1.0 0.1 5,711 1.4 0.2 Yes
Worked at home 11,090 3.0 0.1 12,619 3.2 0.2 No
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 361,979 100.0 -- 386,388 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 46,873 12.9 0.3 51,758 13.4 0.5 No
10 to 14 56,533 15.6 0.3 58,829 15.2 0.6 No
15 to 19 65,194 18.0 0.3 68,921 17.8 0.6 No
20 to 29 86,611 23.9 0.3 87,656 22.7 0.7 Yes
30 to 44 63,408 17.5 0.3 70,003 18.1 0.6 No
45 to 59 20,867 5.8 0.2 24,261 6.3 0.4 Yes
60 or more 22,493 6.2 0.2 24,960 6.5 0.4 No
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 361,979 100.0 -- 386,388 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 21,324 5.9 0.2 27,950 7.2 0.4 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 71,503 19.8 0.3 80,267 20.8 0.6 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 122,321 33.8 0.4 118,589 30.7 0.8 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 58,245 16.1 0.3 61,779 16.0 0.6 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 78,221 21.6 0.3 85,336 22.1 0.6 No
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 10,365 2.9 0.1 12,467 3.2 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 24.0 23.8
Drove alone 23.4 23.4
Carpooled 25.6 25.4
Public transportation 41.4 44.4
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 18.1 14.3

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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