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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 4,041,769 -- 4,205,648 -- --
Persons in Households 2 3,926,781 -- 4,090,655 -- --
Total Households 3 1,591,739 1,539 1,654,119 5,386 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.47 -- 2.47 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.72 -- 1.81 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 114,988 -- 114,993 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,817,381 4,047 1,878,226 7,651 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,781,733 4,039 1,819,918 7,116 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 1,781,735 100.0 4,039 1,819,918 100.0 7,116 Yes
Drove alone 1,429,055 80.2 3,889 1,486,870 81.7 7,336 Yes
2-person carpool 178,385 10.0 1,671 155,472 8.5 3,579 Yes
3-person carpool 30,155 1.7 700 27,366 1.5 1,849 Yes
4-person carpool 10,005 0.6 404 9,705 0.5 1,294 No
5- or 6-person carpool 3,980 0.2 255 4,554 0.3 969 No
7 or more person carpool 2,115 0.1 186 3,049 0.2 659 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 19,520 1.1 564 17,824 1.0 1,065 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 205 0.0 58 134 0.0 104 No
Subway or elevated 155 0.0 50 61 0.0 54 Yes
Railroad 105 0.0 41 65 0.0 104 No
Ferryboat 205 0.0 58 40 0.0 51 Yes
Bicycle 2,610 0.1 207 2,945 0.2 519 No
Walked 42,495 2.4 830 38,493 2.1 2,051 Yes
Taxicab 1,335 0.1 148 1,117 0.1 388 No
Motorcycle 895 0.1 121 2,510 0.1 494 Yes
Other means 12,375 0.7 449 12,732 0.7 1,181 No
Worked at home 48,145 2.7 883 56,981 3.1 2,072 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 1,781,735 100.0 4,039 1,819,918 100.0 7,116 Yes
Drove alone 1,429,055 80.2 3,889 1,486,870 81.7 7,336 Yes
Carpooled 224,640 12.6 1,864 200,146 11.0 4,106 Yes
Public transportation 20,190 1.1 573 18,124 1.0 1,100 Yes
Walked 42,495 2.4 830 38,493 2.1 2,051 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 17,215 1.0 530 19,304 1.1 1,439 Yes
Worked at home 48,145 2.7 883 56,981 3.1 2,072 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 1,733,589 100.0 4,026 1,762,937 100.0 7,266 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 277,650 16.0 2,057 284,967 16.2 5,007 Yes
10 to 14 290,128 16.7 2,100 285,593 16.2 5,013 No
15 to 19 301,009 17.4 2,136 310,111 17.6 4,523 Yes
20 to 29 363,548 21.0 2,327 390,932 22.2 5,640 Yes
30 to 44 293,110 16.9 2,110 300,088 17.0 5,115 Yes
45 to 59 102,842 5.9 1,281 100,467 5.7 2,785 No
60 or more 105,302 6.1 1,296 90,779 5.1 2,832 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 1,733,589 100.0 4,026 1,762,937 100.0 7,266 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 139,953 8.1 1,487 155,822 8.8 4,059 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 347,996 20.1 2,282 353,117 20.0 5,212 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 533,531 30.8 2,753 504,992 28.6 6,248 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 232,387 13.4 1,894 241,841 13.7 4,085 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 413,804 23.9 2,466 430,462 24.4 5,248 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 65,918 3.8 1,030 76,703 4.4 2,916 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 23.0 22.3
Drove alone 22.8 22.0
Carpooled 28.9 26.4
Public transportation 37.1 34.0
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 15.5 14.4

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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