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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 1,274,923 -- 1,314,780 -- --
Persons in Households 2 1,239,974 -- 1,276,853 -- --
Total Households 3 518,372 1,318 542,424 2,426 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.39 -- 2.35 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.72 -- 1.82 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 34,949 -- 37,927 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 628,195 2,284 659,834 3,694 Yes
Workers at Work 8 615,144 2,283 639,718 3,842 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 615,145 100.0 2,283 639,718 100.0 3,842 Yes
Drove alone 483,315 78.6 2,217 502,261 78.5 4,426 Yes
2-person carpool 56,705 9.2 942 53,989 8.4 2,240 Yes
3-person carpool 7,855 1.3 357 6,643 1.0 705 Yes
4-person carpool 1,915 0.3 177 2,631 0.4 541 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 1,035 0.2 130 1,375 0.2 530 No
7 or more person carpool 1,695 0.3 166 1,681 0.3 302 No
Bus or trolley bus 3,220 0.5 229 3,650 0.6 605 No
Streetcar or trolley car 85 0.0 37 0 0.0 132 No
Subway or elevated 135 0.0 47 105 0.0 72 No
Railroad 75 0.0 35 75 0.0 45 No
Ferryboat 450 0.1 86 509 0.1 234 No
Bicycle 1,400 0.2 151 2,288 0.4 472 Yes
Walked 24,700 4.0 630 26,751 4.2 1,429 Yes
Taxicab 1,250 0.2 143 731 0.1 242 Yes
Motorcycle 235 0.0 62 1,015 0.2 247 Yes
Other means 4,105 0.7 259 5,333 0.8 700 Yes
Worked at home 26,960 4.4 657 30,681 4.8 1,441 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 615,145 100.0 2,283 639,718 100.0 3,842 Yes
Drove alone 483,315 78.6 2,217 502,261 78.5 4,426 Yes
Carpooled 69,205 11.3 1,035 66,319 10.4 2,579 Yes
Public transportation 3,965 0.6 254 4,339 0.7 694 No
Walked 24,700 4.0 630 26,751 4.2 1,429 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 6,990 1.1 337 9,367 1.5 1,044 Yes
Worked at home 26,960 4.4 657 30,681 4.8 1,441 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 588,182 100.0 2,277 609,037 100.0 4,072 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 121,016 20.6 1,339 126,168 20.7 2,736 Yes
10 to 14 98,470 16.7 1,220 96,551 15.9 2,888 No
15 to 19 91,940 15.6 1,182 90,556 14.9 2,257 No
20 to 29 111,698 19.0 1,292 116,994 19.2 2,931 Yes
30 to 44 94,470 16.1 1,197 102,255 16.8 2,710 Yes
45 to 59 34,475 5.9 741 40,254 6.6 1,566 Yes
60 or more 36,113 6.1 758 36,259 6.0 1,476 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 588,182 100.0 2,277 609,037 100.0 4,072 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 54,831 9.3 927 61,987 10.2 2,028 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 128,433 21.8 1,375 131,809 21.6 3,128 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 180,279 30.7 1,592 174,173 28.6 3,554 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 79,602 13.5 1,105 82,180 13.5 2,441 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 118,089 20.1 1,324 126,528 20.8 2,752 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 26,948 4.6 657 32,360 5.3 1,764 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 22.0 22.6
Drove alone 22.5 22.5
Carpooled 27.1 27.6
Public transportation 40.4 35.9
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 13.6 13.5

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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