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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 4,468,976 -- 4,344,053 -- --
Persons in Households 2 4,332,884 -- 4,217,714 -- --
Total Households 3 1,657,107 1,671 1,605,203 5,399 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.61 -- 2.63 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.56 -- 1.68 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 136,092 -- 126,339 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,869,896 4,219 1,888,114 7,828 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,831,057 4,207 1,825,002 7,464 No
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 1,831,055 100.0 -- 1,825,002 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,430,140 78.1 0.1 1,477,010 80.9 0.3 Yes
2-person carpool 188,945 10.3 0.1 151,636 8.3 0.2 Yes
3-person carpool 37,550 2.1 0.0 30,992 1.7 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 12,765 0.7 0.0 12,249 0.7 0.1 No
5- or 6-person carpool 6,580 0.4 0.0 7,526 0.4 0.1 No
7 or more person carpool 3,800 0.2 0.0 4,880 0.3 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 38,285 2.1 0.0 24,820 1.4 0.1 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 1,285 0.1 0.0 233 0.0 0.0 Yes
Subway or elevated 145 0.0 0.0 133 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 130 0.0 0.0 104 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 560 0.0 0.0 244 0.0 0.0 Yes
Bicycle 6,650 0.4 0.0 5,952 0.3 0.0 No
Walked 40,185 2.2 0.0 35,310 1.9 0.1 Yes
Taxicab 2,870 0.2 0.0 3,292 0.2 0.1 No
Motorcycle 1,905 0.1 0.0 2,373 0.1 0.0 No
Other means 19,930 1.1 0.0 23,707 1.3 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 39,330 2.1 0.0 44,541 2.4 0.1 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 1,831,055 100.0 -- 1,825,002 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,430,140 78.1 0.1 1,477,010 80.9 0.3 Yes
Carpooled 249,640 13.6 0.1 207,283 11.4 0.3 Yes
Public transportation 40,405 2.2 0.0 25,534 1.4 0.1 Yes
Walked 40,185 2.2 0.0 35,310 1.9 0.1 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 31,355 1.7 0.0 35,324 1.9 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 39,330 2.1 0.0 44,541 2.4 0.1 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 1,791,728 100.0 -- 1,780,461 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 258,547 14.4 0.1 280,066 15.7 0.3 Yes
10 to 14 281,034 15.7 0.1 273,706 15.4 0.3 No
15 to 19 314,832 17.6 0.1 295,909 16.6 0.3 Yes
20 to 29 357,361 19.9 0.1 350,411 19.7 0.3 No
30 to 44 323,596 18.1 0.1 325,586 18.3 0.3 No
45 to 59 120,270 6.7 0.1 117,662 6.6 0.2 No
60 or more 136,088 7.6 0.1 137,121 7.7 0.2 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 1,791,728 100.0 -- 1,780,461 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 160,837 9.0 0.1 181,036 10.2 0.2 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 389,454 21.7 0.1 389,106 21.9 0.4 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 570,449 31.8 0.1 521,662 29.3 0.3 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 234,049 13.1 0.1 235,741 13.2 0.3 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 351,233 19.6 0.1 350,412 19.7 0.3 No
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 85,706 4.8 0.1 102,504 5.8 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 25.0 24.9
Drove alone 24.3 24.1
Carpooled 31.0 29.7
Public transportation 44.7 42.5
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 23.8 20.7

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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