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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 -- 639,718 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 483,315 78.6 0.2 502,261 78.5 0.5 No
2-person carpool 56,705 9.2 0.1 53,989 8.4 0.3 Yes
3-person carpool 7,855 1.3 0.1 6,643 1.0 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 1,915 0.3 0.0 2,631 0.4 0.1 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 1,035 0.2 0.0 1,375 0.2 0.1 No
7 or more person carpool 1,695 0.3 0.0 1,681 0.3 0.0 No
Bus or trolley bus 3,220 0.5 0.0 3,650 0.6 0.1 No
Streetcar or trolley car 85 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 -- --
Subway or elevated 135 0.0 0.0 105 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 75 0.0 0.0 75 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 450 0.1 0.0 509 0.1 0.0 No
Bicycle 1,400 0.2 0.0 2,288 0.4 0.1 Yes
Walked 24,700 4.0 0.1 26,751 4.2 0.2 No
Taxicab 1,250 0.2 0.0 731 0.1 0.0 Yes
Motorcycle 235 0.0 0.0 1,015 0.2 0.0 Yes
Other means 4,105 0.7 0.0 5,333 0.8 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 26,960 4.4 0.1 30,681 4.8 0.2 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 -- 639,718 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 483,315 78.6 0.2 502,261 78.5 0.5 No
Carpooled 69,205 11.3 0.2 66,319 10.4 0.4 Yes
Public transportation 3,965 0.6 0.0 4,339 0.7 0.1 No
Walked 24,700 4.0 0.1 26,751 4.2 0.2 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 6,990 1.1 0.1 9,367 1.5 0.2 Yes
Worked at home 26,960 4.4 0.1 30,681 4.8 0.2 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 -- 609,037 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 121,016 20.6 0.2 126,168 20.7 0.4 No
10 to 14 98,470 16.7 0.2 96,551 15.9 0.5 Yes
15 to 19 91,940 15.6 0.2 90,556 14.9 0.4 Yes
20 to 29 111,698 19.0 0.2 116,994 19.2 0.5 No
30 to 44 94,470 16.1 0.2 102,255 16.8 0.4 Yes
45 to 59 34,475 5.9 0.1 40,254 6.6 0.3 Yes
60 or more 36,113 6.1 0.1 36,259 6.0 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 588,182 100.0 -- 609,037 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 54,831 9.3 0.2 61,987 10.2 0.3 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 128,433 21.8 0.2 131,809 21.6 0.5 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 180,279 30.7 0.2 174,173 28.6 0.6 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 79,602 13.5 0.2 82,180 13.5 0.4 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 118,089 20.1 0.2 126,528 20.8 0.4 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 26,948 4.6 0.1 32,360 5.3 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 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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