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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 -- 731,398 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 576,360 80.3 0.2 590,658 80.8 0.6 No
2-person carpool 74,210 10.3 0.1 67,479 9.2 0.4 Yes
3-person carpool 11,415 1.6 0.1 10,276 1.4 0.1 Yes
4-person carpool 3,370 0.5 0.0 3,315 0.5 0.1 No
5- or 6-person carpool 1,470 0.2 0.0 1,377 0.2 0.0 No
7 or more person carpool 665 0.1 0.0 1,122 0.2 0.0 Yes
Bus or trolley bus 4,270 0.6 0.0 5,703 0.8 0.1 Yes
Streetcar or trolley car 85 0.0 0.0 63 0.0 0.0 No
Subway or elevated 135 0.0 0.0 265 0.0 0.0 No
Railroad 655 0.1 0.0 1,065 0.1 0.0 Yes
Ferryboat 30 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 -- --
Bicycle 755 0.1 0.0 1,039 0.1 0.0 No
Walked 21,060 2.9 0.1 20,500 2.8 0.2 No
Taxicab 540 0.1 0.0 599 0.1 0.0 No
Motorcycle 285 0.0 0.0 551 0.1 0.0 Yes
Other means 5,380 0.7 0.0 7,232 1.0 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 17,425 2.4 0.1 20,154 2.8 0.2 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 -- 731,398 100.0 -- --
Drove alone 576,360 80.3 0.2 590,658 80.8 0.6 No
Carpooled 91,130 12.7 0.2 83,569 11.4 0.4 Yes
Public transportation 5,175 0.7 0.0 7,096 1.0 0.1 Yes
Walked 21,060 2.9 0.1 20,500 2.8 0.2 No
Taxicab, motorcycle, bicycle, other means 6,960 1.0 0.0 9,421 1.3 0.1 Yes
Worked at home 17,425 2.4 0.1 20,154 2.8 0.2 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 -- 711,244 100.0 -- --
Less than 10 minutes 112,518 16.1 0.2 125,854 17.7 0.4 Yes
10 to 14 110,704 15.8 0.2 104,629 14.7 0.4 Yes
15 to 19 112,448 16.0 0.2 109,175 15.3 0.5 Yes
20 to 29 134,958 19.3 0.2 139,120 19.6 0.4 No
30 to 44 117,291 16.7 0.2 117,556 16.5 0.4 No
45 to 59 49,594 7.1 0.1 50,765 7.1 0.3 No
60 or more 63,170 9.0 0.1 64,145 9.0 0.3 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 -- 711,244 100.0 -- --
5:00 - 5:59 a.m. 57,699 8.2 0.1 65,091 9.2 0.3 Yes
6:00 - 6:59 a.m. 134,179 19.1 0.2 139,756 19.6 0.5 No
7:00 - 7:59 a.m. 207,869 29.7 0.2 192,598 27.1 0.5 Yes
8:00 - 8:59 a.m. 103,284 14.7 0.2 101,464 14.3 0.4 No
9:00 - 11:59 p.m. 169,605 24.2 0.2 176,157 24.8 0.5 Yes
12:00 a.m. - 4:59 a.m. 28,047 4.0 0.1 36,178 5.1 0.2 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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