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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 4,012,012 -- 4,330,933 -- --
Persons in Households 2 3,876,875 -- 4,187,914 -- --
Total Households 3 1,534,334 1,772 1,664,561 6,497 Yes
Average Household Size 4 2.53 -- 2.52 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.73 -- 1.81 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 135,137 -- 143,019 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,860,727 4,042 1,983,282 7,724 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,822,969 4,035 1,924,170 7,829 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 1,822,970 100.0 4,035 1,924,170 100.0 7,829 Yes
Drove alone 1,447,340 79.4 3,892 1,561,601 81.2 7,835 Yes
2-person carpool 187,420 10.3 1,710 161,217 8.4 4,453 Yes
3-person carpool 40,125 2.2 806 31,730 1.6 1,979 Yes
4-person carpool 15,040 0.8 495 12,228 0.6 1,210 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 8,470 0.5 372 6,757 0.4 1,091 Yes
7 or more person carpool 4,805 0.3 280 5,444 0.3 970 No
Bus or trolley bus 11,170 0.6 427 12,281 0.6 1,432 No
Streetcar or trolley car 285 0.0 68 193 0.0 133 No
Subway or elevated 290 0.0 69 206 0.0 156 No
Railroad 65 0.0 33 98 0.0 72 No
Ferryboat 185 0.0 55 154 0.0 114 No
Bicycle 3,875 0.2 252 4,582 0.2 639 Yes
Walked 42,565 2.3 830 34,930 1.8 1,988 Yes
Taxicab 3,475 0.2 238 2,946 0.2 622 No
Motorcycle 2,105 0.1 186 2,464 0.1 466 No
Other means 17,525 1.0 534 19,959 1.0 1,505 Yes
Worked at home 38,235 2.1 787 67,380 3.5 2,147 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 1,822,970 100.0 4,035 1,924,170 100.0 7,829 Yes
Drove alone 1,447,340 79.4 3,892 1,561,601 81.2 7,835 Yes
Carpooled 255,860 14.0 1,980 217,376 11.3 5,068 Yes
Public transportation 11,995 0.7 442 12,932 0.7 1,473 No
Walked 42,565 2.3 830 34,930 1.8 1,988 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 26,980 1.5 662 29,951 1.6 1,799 Yes
Worked at home 38,235 2.1 787 67,380 3.5 2,147 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 1,784,734 100.0 4,028 1,856,790 100.0 8,181 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 247,548 13.9 1,950 260,962 14.1 4,825 Yes
10 to 14 284,615 15.9 2,081 279,682 15.1 5,349 No
15 to 19 311,394 17.4 2,168 323,291 17.4 5,869 Yes
20 to 29 382,548 21.4 2,380 416,703 22.4 6,398 Yes
30 to 44 338,473 19.0 2,253 355,933 19.2 6,224 Yes
45 to 59 114,459 6.4 1,349 124,113 6.7 3,315 Yes
60 or more 105,697 5.9 1,298 96,106 5.2 2,990 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 1,784,734 100.0 4,028 1,856,790 100.0 8,181 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 113,073 6.3 1,341 131,954 7.1 3,610 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 364,202 20.4 2,328 377,282 20.3 5,330 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 595,205 33.3 2,881 568,046 30.6 7,484 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 272,133 15.2 2,038 290,832 15.7 5,140 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 388,079 21.7 2,396 425,996 22.9 6,265 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 52,042 2.9 917 62,680 3.4 2,498 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 23.3
Drove alone 23.6 22.9
Carpooled 28.6 26.5
Public transportation 48.4 45.6
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 19.7 17.7

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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