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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 2,233,169 -- 2,576,626 -- --
Persons in Households 2 2,192,656 -- 2,532,421 -- --
Total Households 3 701,933 1,089 812,604 2,975 Yes
Average Household Size 4 3.12 -- 3.12 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 2.02 -- 2.08 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 40,513 -- 44,205 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 1,049,870 3,292 1,233,787 5,202 Yes
Workers at Work 8 1,032,858 3,289 1,203,101 5,057 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 1,032,860 100.0 3,289 1,203,101 100.0 5,057 Yes
Drove alone 779,440 75.5 3,144 907,489 75.4 5,982 Yes
2-person carpool 112,575 10.9 1,443 118,116 9.8 3,724 Yes
3-person carpool 19,965 1.9 621 21,929 1.8 1,752 Yes
4-person carpool 7,440 0.7 380 8,692 0.7 1,066 Yes
5- or 6-person carpool 3,680 0.4 268 3,512 0.3 606 No
7 or more person carpool 2,290 0.2 211 3,284 0.3 480 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 19,910 1.9 620 25,987 2.2 1,524 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 1,075 0.1 145 1,360 0.1 364 No
Subway or elevated 590 0.1 107 925 0.1 237 Yes
Railroad 1,365 0.1 163 1,253 0.1 318 No
Ferryboat 100 0.0 44 61 0.0 72 No
Bicycle 5,265 0.5 320 8,162 0.7 857 Yes
Walked 28,525 2.8 741 31,156 2.6 1,563 Yes
Taxicab 160 0.0 56 249 0.0 168 No
Motorcycle 1,285 0.1 158 4,275 0.4 588 Yes
Other means 5,860 0.6 337 7,801 0.6 878 Yes
Worked at home 43,335 4.2 910 58,850 4.9 2,201 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 1,032,860 100.0 3,289 1,203,101 100.0 5,057 Yes
Drove alone 779,440 75.5 3,144 907,489 75.4 5,982 Yes
Carpooled 145,950 14.1 1,630 155,533 12.9 3,827 Yes
Public transportation 23,040 2.2 667 29,586 2.5 1,586 Yes
Walked 28,525 2.8 741 31,156 2.6 1,563 Yes
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 12,570 1.2 493 20,487 1.7 1,403 Yes
Worked at home 43,335 4.2 910 58,850 4.9 2,201 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 989,523 100.0 3,277 1,144,251 100.0 5,218 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 187,213 18.9 1,828 212,046 18.5 4,812 Yes
10 to 14 175,060 17.7 1,773 195,523 17.1 4,482 Yes
15 to 19 173,076 17.5 1,764 204,463 17.9 3,777 Yes
20 to 29 205,880 20.8 1,908 248,742 21.7 4,988 Yes
30 to 44 153,717 15.5 1,670 178,306 15.6 3,859 Yes
45 to 59 47,093 4.8 948 55,099 4.8 2,125 Yes
60 or more 47,484 4.8 952 50,072 4.4 2,225 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 989,523 100.0 3,277 1,144,251 100.0 5,218 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 78,098 7.9 1,212 92,953 8.1 2,906 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 170,919 17.3 1,754 196,456 17.2 4,048 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 275,940 27.9 2,171 300,360 26.2 5,071 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 167,154 16.9 1,736 200,450 17.5 4,238 Yes
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 262,744 26.6 2,125 306,581 26.8 4,689 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 34,668 3.5 815 47,451 4.1 1,907 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 21.0 20.9
Drove alone 20.1 19.6
Carpooled 25.6 25.7
Public transportation 42.4 41.5
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 17.6 17.3

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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