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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 4,919,479 -- 5,155,344 -- --
Persons in Households 2 4,783,531 -- 5,012,749 -- --
Total Households 3 1,896,209 1,597 2,041,466 5,082 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.52 -- 2.46 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.80 -- 1.89 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 135,948 -- 142,595 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 2,582,640 4,482 2,716,854 6,487 Yes
Workers at Work 8 2,541,611 4,485 2,646,371 6,489 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 2,541,610 100.0 4,485 2,646,371 100.0 6,489 Yes
Drove alone 1,971,670 77.6 4,398 2,065,607 78.1 7,080 Yes
2-person carpool 215,250 8.5 1,836 197,769 7.5 3,888 Yes
3-person carpool 31,045 1.2 711 29,095 1.1 1,585 Yes
4-person carpool 10,145 0.4 407 10,411 0.4 1,149 No
5- or 6-person carpool 4,825 0.2 281 6,234 0.2 742 Yes
7 or more person carpool 3,425 0.1 237 5,750 0.2 760 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 78,690 3.1 1,126 76,769 2.9 2,678 No
Streetcar or trolley car 315 0.0 72 633 0.0 240 Yes
Subway or elevated 200 0.0 57 1,363 0.1 239 Yes
Railroad 165 0.0 52 1,384 0.1 365 Yes
Ferryboat 110 0.0 42 57 0.0 49 No
Bicycle 10,095 0.4 406 16,476 0.6 1,169 Yes
Walked 84,150 3.3 1,164 81,065 3.1 2,313 Yes
Taxicab 1,790 0.1 171 1,652 0.1 459 No
Motorcycle 1,345 0.1 148 4,950 0.2 486 Yes
Other means 11,730 0.5 438 15,737 0.6 1,103 Yes
Worked at home 116,655 4.6 1,365 131,419 5.0 2,926 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 2,541,610 100.0 4,485 2,646,371 100.0 6,489 Yes
Drove alone 1,971,670 77.6 4,398 2,065,607 78.1 7,080 Yes
Carpooled 264,690 10.4 2,025 249,259 9.4 4,635 Yes
Public transportation 79,480 3.1 1,131 80,206 3.0 2,794 No
Walked 84,150 3.3 1,164 81,065 3.1 2,313 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 24,960 1.0 638 38,815 1.5 1,557 Yes
Worked at home 116,655 4.6 1,365 131,419 5.0 2,926 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 2,424,957 100.0 4,487 2,514,952 100.0 6,409 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 451,403 18.6 2,591 463,598 18.4 4,952 Yes
10 to 14 403,004 16.6 2,461 391,210 15.6 5,173 Yes
15 to 19 384,560 15.9 2,409 392,087 15.6 5,714 Yes
20 to 29 524,192 21.6 2,769 542,268 21.6 5,681 Yes
30 to 44 420,032 17.3 2,508 450,117 17.9 5,294 Yes
45 to 59 133,528 5.5 1,458 156,104 6.2 3,159 Yes
60 or more 108,238 4.5 1,316 119,568 4.8 2,596 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 2,424,957 100.0 4,487 2,514,952 100.0 6,409 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 189,176 7.8 1,726 222,266 8.8 3,811 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 482,550 19.9 2,669 508,101 20.2 5,431 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 782,453 32.3 3,282 746,029 29.7 6,278 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 342,353 14.1 2,284 360,056 14.3 5,135 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 558,113 23.0 2,846 589,884 23.5 6,474 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 70,312 2.9 1,065 88,616 3.5 2,107 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 21.0 22.1
Drove alone 21.4 21.6
Carpooled 25.2 25.4
Public transportation 35.3 36.4
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 14.0 14.6

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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