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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 2,844,658 -- 2,906,118 -- --
Persons in Households 2 2,749,237 -- 2,810,513 -- --
Total Households 3 1,047,555 1,299 1,079,584 4,387 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.62 -- 2.60 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.73 -- 1.83 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 95,421 -- 95,605 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,188,979 3,366 1,214,424 6,889 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,164,118 3,355 1,175,669 6,165 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 1,164,120 100.0 3,355 1,175,669 100.0 6,165 Yes
Drove alone 924,505 79.4 3,196 964,628 82.0 6,069 Yes
2-person carpool 131,635 11.3 1,434 103,379 8.8 3,373 Yes
3-person carpool 26,780 2.3 659 21,165 1.8 1,781 Yes
4-person carpool 10,225 0.9 408 9,111 0.8 1,232 No
5- or 6-person carpool 4,860 0.4 282 3,239 0.3 644 Yes
7 or more person carpool 2,965 0.3 220 4,417 0.4 763 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 4,990 0.4 286 4,477 0.4 772 No
Streetcar or trolley car 135 0.0 47 108 0.0 109 No
Subway or elevated 55 0.0 30 25 0.0 40 No
Railroad 145 0.0 49 0 0.0 165 No
Ferryboat 135 0.0 47 172 0.0 111 No
Bicycle 1,110 0.1 135 1,974 0.2 461 Yes
Walked 21,870 1.9 596 20,668 1.8 1,578 No
Taxicab 1,125 0.1 136 994 0.1 343 No
Motorcycle 710 0.1 108 1,575 0.1 430 Yes
Other means 10,270 0.9 409 13,046 1.1 1,154 Yes
Worked at home 22,600 1.9 606 26,691 2.3 1,859 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 1,164,120 100.0 3,355 1,175,669 100.0 6,165 Yes
Drove alone 924,505 79.4 3,196 964,628 82.0 6,069 Yes
Carpooled 176,465 15.2 1,646 141,311 12.0 4,083 Yes
Public transportation 5,460 0.5 299 4,782 0.4 785 No
Walked 21,870 1.9 596 20,668 1.8 1,578 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 13,215 1.1 464 17,589 1.5 1,351 Yes
Worked at home 22,600 1.9 606 26,691 2.3 1,859 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 1,141,519 100.0 3,345 1,148,978 100.0 6,312 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 186,269 16.3 1,688 196,874 17.1 4,472 Yes
10 to 14 188,931 16.6 1,699 179,033 15.6 5,164 Yes
15 to 19 197,875 17.3 1,736 190,165 16.6 4,253 Yes
20 to 29 224,343 19.7 1,839 227,692 19.8 4,660 No
30 to 44 197,602 17.3 1,735 211,222 18.4 4,733 Yes
45 to 59 68,120 6.0 1,043 72,082 6.3 2,251 Yes
60 or more 78,379 6.9 1,117 71,910 6.3 2,753 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 1,141,519 100.0 3,345 1,148,978 100.0 6,312 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 101,696 8.9 1,267 110,880 9.7 3,627 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 288,157 25.2 2,059 278,921 24.3 5,623 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 365,342 32.0 2,283 343,287 29.9 5,343 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 112,258 9.8 1,329 120,148 10.5 3,037 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 223,980 19.6 1,838 237,235 20.6 4,865 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 50,086 4.4 898 58,507 5.1 2,680 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 23.7
Drove alone 23.5 23.0
Carpooled 30.3 28.6
Public transportation 52.3 37.0
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 21.0 19.2

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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