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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 -- 1,175,669 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 924,505 79.4 0.2 964,628 82.0 0.3 Yes
2-person carpool 131,635 11.3 0.1 103,379 8.8 0.3 Yes
3-person carpool 26,780 2.3 0.1 21,165 1.8 0.2 Yes
4-person carpool 10,225 0.9 0.0 9,111 0.8 0.1 No
5- or 6-person carpool 4,860 0.4 0.0 3,239 0.3 0.1 Yes
7 or more person carpool 2,965 0.3 0.0 4,417 0.4 0.1 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 4,990 0.4 0.0 4,477 0.4 0.1 No
Streetcar or trolley car 135 0.0 0.0 108 0.0 0.0 No
Subway or elevated 55 0.0 0.0 25 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 145 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 -- --
Ferryboat 135 0.0 0.0 172 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 1,110 0.1 0.0 1,974 0.2 0.0 Yes
Walked 21,870 1.9 0.1 20,668 1.8 0.1 No
Taxicab 1,125 0.1 0.0 994 0.1 0.0 No
Motorcycle 710 0.1 0.0 1,575 0.1 0.0 Yes
Other means 10,270 0.9 0.0 13,046 1.1 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 22,600 1.9 0.1 26,691 2.3 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 1,164,120 100.0 -- 1,175,669 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 924,505 79.4 0.2 964,628 82.0 0.3 Yes
Carpooled 176,465 15.2 0.1 141,311 12.0 0.3 Yes
Public transportation 5,460 0.5 0.0 4,782 0.4 0.1 No
Walked 21,870 1.9 0.1 20,668 1.8 0.1 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 13,215 1.1 0.0 17,589 1.5 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 22,600 1.9 0.1 26,691 2.3 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 1,141,519 100.0 -- 1,148,978 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 186,269 16.3 0.1 196,874 17.1 0.4 Yes
10 to 14 188,931 16.6 0.1 179,033 15.6 0.4 Yes
15 to 19 197,875 17.3 0.1 190,165 16.6 0.4 Yes
20 to 29 224,343 19.7 0.2 227,692 19.8 0.4 No
30 to 44 197,602 17.3 0.1 211,222 18.4 0.4 Yes
45 to 59 68,120 6.0 0.1 72,082 6.3 0.2 Yes
60 or more 78,379 6.9 0.1 71,910 6.3 0.2 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 -- 1,148,978 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 101,696 8.9 0.1 110,880 9.7 0.3 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 288,157 25.2 0.2 278,921 24.3 0.5 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 365,342 32.0 0.2 343,287 29.9 0.4 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 112,258 9.8 0.1 120,148 10.5 0.3 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 223,980 19.6 0.2 237,235 20.6 0.4 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 50,086 4.4 0.1 58,507 5.1 0.2 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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