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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 -- 1,924,170 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,447,340 79.4 0.1 1,561,601 81.2 0.2 Yes
2-person carpool 187,420 10.3 0.1 161,217 8.4 0.2 Yes
3-person carpool 40,125 2.2 0.0 31,730 1.6 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 15,040 0.8 0.0 12,228 0.6 0.1 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 8,470 0.5 0.0 6,757 0.4 0.1 Yes
7 or more person carpool 4,805 0.3 0.0 5,444 0.3 0.1 No
Bus or trolley bus 11,170 0.6 0.0 12,281 0.6 0.1 No
Streetcar or trolley car 285 0.0 0.0 193 0.0 0.0 No
Subway or elevated 290 0.0 0.0 206 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 65 0.0 0.0 98 0.0 0.0 No
Ferryboat 185 0.0 0.0 154 0.0 0.0 No
Bicycle 3,875 0.2 0.0 4,582 0.2 0.0 No
Walked 42,565 2.3 0.0 34,930 1.8 0.1 Yes
Taxicab 3,475 0.2 0.0 2,946 0.2 0.0 Yes
Motorcycle 2,105 0.1 0.0 2,464 0.1 0.0 No
Other means 17,525 1.0 0.0 19,959 1.0 0.1 No
Worked at home 38,235 2.1 0.0 67,380 3.5 0.1 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 -- 1,924,170 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 1,447,340 79.4 0.1 1,561,601 81.2 0.2 Yes
Carpooled 255,860 14.0 0.1 217,376 11.3 0.3 Yes
Public transportation 11,995 0.7 0.0 12,932 0.7 0.1 No
Walked 42,565 2.3 0.0 34,930 1.8 0.1 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 26,980 1.5 0.0 29,951 1.6 0.1 No
Worked at home 38,235 2.1 0.0 67,380 3.5 0.1 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 -- 1,856,790 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 247,548 13.9 0.1 260,962 14.1 0.3 No
10 to 14 284,615 15.9 0.1 279,682 15.1 0.3 Yes
15 to 19 311,394 17.4 0.1 323,291 17.4 0.3 No
20 to 29 382,548 21.4 0.1 416,703 22.4 0.3 Yes
30 to 44 338,473 19.0 0.1 355,933 19.2 0.3 No
45 to 59 114,459 6.4 0.1 124,113 6.7 0.2 Yes
60 or more 105,697 5.9 0.1 96,106 5.2 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 1,784,734 100.0 -- 1,856,790 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 113,073 6.3 0.1 131,954 7.1 0.2 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 364,202 20.4 0.1 377,282 20.3 0.3 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 595,205 33.3 0.1 568,046 30.6 0.4 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 272,133 15.2 0.1 290,832 15.7 0.3 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 388,079 21.7 0.1 425,996 22.9 0.3 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 52,042 2.9 0.1 62,680 3.4 0.1 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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