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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 8,186,453 -- 9,331,515 -- --
Persons in Households 2 7,952,484 -- 9,067,952 -- --
Total Households 3 3,007,678 2,581 3,364,749 8,814 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.64 -- 2.69 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.78 -- 1.84 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 233,969 -- 263,563 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 3,906,614 7,359 4,362,059 12,939 Yes
Workers at Work 8 3,832,803 7,352 4,232,043 14,489 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 3,832,805 100.0 7,352 4,232,043 100.0 14,489 Yes
Drove alone 2,968,910 77.5 7,084 3,330,429 78.7 14,110 Yes
2-person carpool 406,955 10.6 3,202 353,502 8.4 7,360 Yes
3-person carpool 87,725 2.3 1,517 71,502 1.7 3,394 Yes
4-person carpool 34,505 0.9 955 25,813 0.6 1,997 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 18,720 0.5 704 15,535 0.4 2,165 Yes
7 or more person carpool 9,160 0.2 493 11,518 0.3 1,584 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 59,355 1.5 1,250 77,574 1.8 3,955 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 845 0.0 150 1,180 0.0 399 No
Subway or elevated 20,115 0.5 729 17,762 0.4 1,535 Yes
Railroad 1,760 0.0 216 2,245 0.1 442 No
Ferryboat 380 0.0 100 199 0.0 131 Yes
Bicycle 5,590 0.1 385 7,750 0.2 1,042 Yes
Walked 65,775 1.7 1,315 71,859 1.7 3,197 Yes
Taxicab 7,570 0.2 448 6,286 0.1 857 Yes
Motorcycle 3,055 0.1 285 5,650 0.1 774 Yes
Other means 33,395 0.9 939 56,745 1.3 3,268 Yes
Worked at home 108,985 2.8 1,689 176,494 4.2 4,777 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 3,832,805 100.0 7,352 4,232,043 100.0 14,489 Yes
Drove alone 2,968,910 77.5 7,084 3,330,429 78.7 14,110 Yes
Carpooled 557,065 14.5 3,710 477,870 11.3 8,419 Yes
Public transportation 82,455 2.2 1,471 98,960 2.3 4,034 Yes
Walked 65,775 1.7 1,315 71,859 1.7 3,197 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 49,610 1.3 1,144 76,431 1.8 3,569 Yes
Worked at home 108,985 2.8 1,689 176,494 4.2 4,777 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 3,723,817 100.0 7,337 4,055,549 100.0 14,958 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 427,849 11.5 3,279 477,692 11.8 7,710 Yes
10 to 14 511,628 13.7 3,567 539,025 13.3 7,518 Yes
15 to 19 583,820 15.7 3,792 617,892 15.2 9,350 Yes
20 to 29 729,249 19.6 4,197 815,879 20.1 9,414 Yes
30 to 44 776,519 20.9 4,317 841,647 20.8 11,424 Yes
45 to 59 347,610 9.3 2,971 372,039 9.2 5,810 Yes
60 or more 347,142 9.3 2,969 391,375 9.7 6,194 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 3,723,817 100.0 7,337 4,055,549 100.0 14,958 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 258,984 7.0 2,579 308,463 7.6 5,689 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 766,077 20.6 4,291 813,206 20.1 10,418 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 1,219,646 32.8 5,246 1,206,241 29.7 11,190 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 579,541 15.6 3,779 663,787 16.4 8,618 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 791,550 21.3 4,354 929,071 22.9 10,073 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 108,019 2.9 1,681 134,781 3.3 4,208 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 27.0 27.1
Drove alone 26.8 26.1
Carpooled 30.2 29.9
Public transportation 50.1 49.6
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 22.9 23.5

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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