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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 1,998,257 -- 2,488,917 -- --
Persons in Households 2 1,964,572 -- 2,455,511 -- --
Total Households 3 751,977 1,349 932,715 3,500 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.61 -- 2.63 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.66 -- 1.76 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 33,685 -- 33,406 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 941,373 3,634 1,214,552 5,876 Yes
Workers at Work 8 923,155 3,629 1,183,857 6,967 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 923,155 100.0 3,629 1,183,857 100.0 6,967 Yes
Drove alone 687,370 74.5 3,458 917,398 77.5 7,452 Yes
2-person carpool 108,075 11.7 1,647 109,422 9.2 3,889 No
3-person carpool 17,290 1.9 674 17,394 1.5 1,810 No
4-person carpool 6,405 0.7 411 6,589 0.6 1,254 No
5- or 6-person carpool 2,880 0.3 276 3,640 0.3 936 No
7 or more person carpool 1,225 0.1 180 2,395 0.2 738 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 35,030 3.8 955 39,590 3.3 2,613 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 170 0.0 67 182 0.0 101 No
Subway or elevated 200 0.0 73 208 0.0 177 No
Railroad 45 0.0 35 98 0.0 104 No
Ferryboat 40 0.0 33 117 0.0 128 No
Bicycle 4,545 0.5 347 6,099 0.5 882 Yes
Walked 24,875 2.7 807 26,693 2.3 2,077 No
Taxicab 955 0.1 159 833 0.1 458 No
Motorcycle 2,695 0.3 267 4,316 0.4 669 Yes
Other means 7,475 0.8 444 12,864 1.1 1,468 Yes
Worked at home 23,875 2.6 791 36,019 3.0 2,089 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 923,155 100.0 3,629 1,183,857 100.0 6,967 Yes
Drove alone 687,370 74.5 3,458 917,398 77.5 7,452 Yes
Carpooled 135,875 14.7 1,833 139,440 11.8 4,579 No
Public transportation 35,485 3.8 961 40,195 3.4 2,642 Yes
Walked 24,875 2.7 807 26,693 2.3 2,077 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 15,670 1.7 642 24,112 2.0 1,760 Yes
Worked at home 23,875 2.6 791 36,019 3.0 2,089 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 899,278 100.0 3,622 1,147,838 100.0 7,438 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 113,263 12.6 1,683 133,356 11.6 3,415 Yes
10 to 14 137,121 15.2 1,840 151,750 13.2 3,962 Yes
15 to 19 165,652 18.4 2,007 195,634 17.0 4,189 Yes
20 to 29 231,325 25.7 2,329 297,982 26.0 5,530 Yes
30 to 44 165,819 18.4 2,008 247,044 21.5 4,765 Yes
45 to 59 37,254 4.1 985 60,669 5.3 2,666 Yes
60 or more 48,844 5.4 1,124 61,403 5.3 2,849 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 899,278 100.0 3,622 1,147,838 100.0 7,438 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 83,248 9.3 1,455 119,744 10.4 3,457 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 163,865 18.2 1,997 209,579 18.3 5,413 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 230,861 25.7 2,327 265,245 23.1 4,685 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 114,582 12.7 1,692 156,363 13.6 4,503 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 256,772 28.6 2,436 317,990 27.7 6,004 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 49,950 5.6 1,136 78,917 6.9 2,851 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 23.0 23.6
Drove alone 21.5 22.2
Carpooled 25.2 26.3
Public transportation 51.4 49.0
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 21.5 20.5

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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Updated: 05/12/2011
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