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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 9,938,444 -- 10,094,027 -- --
Persons in Households 2 9,688,463 -- 9,835,961 -- --
Total Households 3 3,788,780 2,555 3,864,307 7,679 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.56 -- 2.55 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.76 -- 1.81 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 249,981 -- 258,066 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 4,641,471 6,364 4,557,866 10,526 Yes
Workers at Work 8 4,540,372 6,354 4,412,408 9,743 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 4,540,370 100.0 6,354 4,412,408 100.0 9,743 Yes
Drove alone 3,776,535 83.2 6,191 3,672,743 83.2 10,853 Yes
2-person carpool 358,475 7.9 2,378 313,969 7.1 4,725 Yes
3-person carpool 53,300 1.2 932 47,959 1.1 2,232 Yes
4-person carpool 16,740 0.4 523 16,723 0.4 1,233 No
5- or 6-person carpool 8,050 0.2 363 6,438 0.1 792 Yes
7 or more person carpool 4,040 0.1 257 7,053 0.2 704 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 54,425 1.2 941 52,335 1.2 2,467 No
Streetcar or trolley car 560 0.0 96 135 0.0 124 Yes
Subway or elevated 575 0.0 97 715 0.0 238 No
Railroad 290 0.0 69 309 0.0 139 No
Ferryboat 465 0.0 87 326 0.0 122 No
Bicycle 10,035 0.2 405 14,473 0.3 993 Yes
Walked 101,505 2.2 1,283 98,471 2.2 3,164 No
Taxicab 4,220 0.1 263 2,916 0.1 494 Yes
Motorcycle 1,700 0.0 167 5,408 0.1 609 Yes
Other means 21,690 0.5 595 25,354 0.6 1,488 Yes
Worked at home 127,765 2.8 1,437 147,081 3.3 3,591 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 4,540,370 100.0 6,354 4,412,408 100.0 9,743 Yes
Drove alone 3,776,535 83.2 6,191 3,672,743 83.2 10,853 Yes
Carpooled 440,605 9.7 2,626 392,142 8.9 5,205 Yes
Public transportation 56,315 1.2 957 53,820 1.2 2,505 No
Walked 101,505 2.2 1,283 98,471 2.2 3,164 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 37,645 0.8 784 48,151 1.1 1,774 Yes
Worked at home 127,765 2.8 1,437 147,081 3.3 3,591 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 4,412,607 100.0 6,338 4,265,327 100.0 9,558 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 665,968 15.1 3,189 657,417 15.4 7,792 Yes
10 to 14 681,990 15.5 3,225 647,265 15.2 6,258 Yes
15 to 19 708,036 16.0 3,281 677,968 15.9 7,588 Yes
20 to 29 967,803 21.9 3,782 935,799 21.9 8,898 Yes
30 to 44 820,958 18.6 3,511 800,707 18.8 8,112 Yes
45 to 59 304,785 6.9 2,199 301,718 7.1 4,617 No
60 or more 263,067 6.0 2,048 244,453 5.7 4,033 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 4,412,607 100.0 6,338 4,265,327 100.0 9,558 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 351,145 8.0 2,355 357,372 8.4 5,233 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 796,514 18.1 3,463 776,947 18.2 7,720 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 1,290,303 29.2 4,287 1,142,644 26.8 9,030 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 683,739 15.5 3,229 678,657 15.9 6,833 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 1,134,579 25.7 4,056 1,146,044 26.9 8,289 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 156,327 3.5 1,587 163,663 3.8 3,058 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 24.0 23.6
Drove alone 23.8 23.3
Carpooled 26.8 26.6
Public transportation 44.4 43.2
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 15.6 14.9

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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