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Geographic Area: West Virginia FIPS: 054

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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 1,808,344 -- 1,808,787 -- --
Persons in Households 2 1,765,125 -- 1,763,242 -- --
Total Households 3 737,360 1,238 738,943 3,202 No
Average Household Size 4 2.39 -- 2.39 -- --
Average Vehicles per Household 5 1.63 -- 1.73 0.01 --
 
Persons in Group Quarters 6 43,219 -- 45,545 -- --
 
Total Workers 7 734,323 2,672 754,759 4,922 Yes
Workers at Work 8 718,106 2,662 731,398 5,016 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 718,105 100.0 2,662 731,398 100.0 5,016 Yes
Drove alone 576,360 80.3 2,535 590,658 80.8 5,731 Yes
2-person carpool 74,210 10.3 1,079 67,479 9.2 2,916 Yes
3-person carpool 11,415 1.6 431 10,276 1.4 974 Yes
4-person carpool 3,370 0.5 235 3,315 0.5 563 No
5- or 6-person carpool 1,470 0.2 155 1,377 0.2 362 No
7 or more person carpool 665 0.1 104 1,122 0.2 316 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 4,270 0.6 264 5,703 0.8 809 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 85 0.0 37 63 0.0 80 No
Subway or elevated 135 0.0 47 265 0.0 137 No
Railroad 655 0.1 104 1,065 0.1 317 Yes
Ferryboat 30 0.0 22 0 0.0 151 No
Bicycle 755 0.1 111 1,039 0.1 333 No
Walked 21,060 2.9 584 20,500 2.8 1,351 No
Taxicab 540 0.1 94 599 0.1 283 No
Motorcycle 285 0.0 68 551 0.1 196 Yes
Other means 5,380 0.7 296 7,232 1.0 820 Yes
Worked at home 17,425 2.4 532 20,154 2.8 1,180 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 718,105 100.0 2,662 731,398 100.0 5,016 Yes
Drove alone 576,360 80.3 2,535 590,658 80.8 5,731 Yes
Carpooled 91,130 12.7 1,190 83,569 11.4 3,250 Yes
Public transportation 5,175 0.7 291 7,096 1.0 898 Yes
Walked 21,060 2.9 584 20,500 2.8 1,351 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 6,960 1.0 337 9,421 1.3 929 Yes
Worked at home 17,425 2.4 532 20,154 2.8 1,180 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 700,683 100.0 2,651 711,244 100.0 4,976 Yes
Less than 10 minutes 112,518 16.1 1,314 125,854 17.7 3,203 Yes
10 to 14 110,704 15.8 1,304 104,629 14.7 2,670 Yes
15 to 19 112,448 16.0 1,314 109,175 15.3 3,402 No
20 to 29 134,958 19.3 1,430 139,120 19.6 3,134 Yes
30 to 44 117,291 16.7 1,340 117,556 16.5 3,286 No
45 to 59 49,594 7.1 889 50,765 7.1 2,001 No
60 or more 63,170 9.0 999 64,145 9.0 2,422 No
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 700,683 100.0 2,651 711,244 100.0 4,976 Yes
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 57,699 8.2 956 65,091 9.2 2,364 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 134,179 19.1 1,426 139,756 19.6 3,425 Yes
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 207,869 29.7 1,735 192,598 27.1 4,102 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 103,284 14.7 1,263 101,464 14.3 3,008 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 169,605 24.2 1,586 176,157 24.8 3,958 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 28,047 4.0 672 36,178 5.1 1,713 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 26.0 25.3
Drove alone 25.1 24.5
Carpooled 35.9 34.3
Public transportation 43.8 39.2
Taxicab, motorcycle, walk,bicycle, other means 15.1 12.4

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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