Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2005

Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2005

Excel | CSV

State Number of workers Percent   Mean travel time to work (minutes)
Car, truck, or van - drove alone Car, truck, or van - carpooled Public transportation (excluding taxicab) Walked Taxicab, motorcyle, bicycle or other means Worked at home
Alabama 1,941,250 84.0 10.9 0.4 1.2 1.3 2.2 23.4
Alaska 294,690 68.2 15.1 1.2 6.6 4.8 4.1 18.3
Arizona 2,575,064 75.5 14.2 1.9 2.1 2.2 4.0 24.8
Arkansas 1,200,886 81.7 12.3 0.3 1.6 1.4 2.6 21.0
California 15,547,334 74.0 12.5 4.7 2.5 2.0 4.3 27.0
Colorado 2,280,261 76.4 10.0 2.7 2.9 1.9 6.0 23.5
Connecticut 1,657,342 81.1 8.2 4.2 2.0 1.2 3.3 24.8
Delaware 397,033 80.3 10.6 2.2 1.8 1.5 3.7 23.7
District of Columbia 249,865 37.5 7.7 37.7 10.0 2.6 4.4 29.3
Florida 7,700,885 80.0 11.1 1.8 1.6 2.0 3.6 26.0
Georgia 4,098,555 80.0 11.3 2.2 1.3 1.6 3.6 27.2
Hawaii 584,015 68.4 15.6 5.7 3.3 2.4 4.6 25.7
Idaho 655,732 76.2 12.2 0.9 3.3 2.4 4.9 19.8
Illinois 5,794,059 75.0 9.4 8.2 2.6 1.4 3.4 28.1
Indiana 2,835,411 83.1 9.4 0.9 1.9 1.5 3.1 22.5
Iowa 1,471,452 80.1 10.1 0.8 3.2 1.6 4.3 18.4
Kansas 1,329,738 82.6 9.1 0.4 2.5 1.5 4.0 18.4
Kentucky 1,766,010 82.8 10.9 0.9 1.7 1.0 2.8 22.5
Louisiana 1,857,938 81.0 11.0 1.9 1.7 2.0 2.3 24.9
Maine 640,895 79.8 10.1 0.7 3.6 1.2 4.6 23.3
Maryland 2,706,453 73.6 10.9 8.5 2.1 1.3 3.7 30.8
Massachusetts 3,030,720 75.0 8.5 8.1 3.8 1.2 3.4 27.0
Michigan 4,398,500 84.3 8.7 1.1 1.8 1.0 3.1 23.5
Minnesota 2,595,966 79.0 9.5 2.8 2.7 1.3 4.7 22.2
Mississippi 1,182,086 82.4 12.4 0.4 1.3 1.6 1.9 23.5
Missouri 2,683,452 81.6 10.5 1.3 1.8 1.2 3.6 23.0
Montana 455,268 75.2 11.0 0.6 4.6 2.6 6.0 17.3
Nebraska 884,076 81.0 10.0 0.6 2.7 1.2 4.5 17.9
Nevada 1,137,733 78.1 11.7 3.0 2.3 1.9 3.0 23.3
New Hampshire 667,976 82.4 8.8 0.7 2.8 1.1 4.2 25.0
New Jersey 3,984,819 72.8 9.3 10.3 3.1 1.5 3.0 29.5
New Mexico 832,406 76.6 13.6 0.9 2.5 1.6 4.8 21.2
New York 8,423,129 55.4 7.8 25.8 5.6 1.9 3.5 31.2
North Carolina 3,908,122 81.2 11.9 0.9 1.4 1.5 3.2 23.3
North Dakota 329,220 78.2 10.8 0.4 4.1 1.3 5.2 16.3
Ohio 5,173,442 84.0 8.4 1.7 1.9 1.0 3.0 22.4
Oklahoma 1,567,062 81.8 11.0 0.6 1.8 1.7 3.2 20.1
Oregon 1,670,430 73.4 11.5 4.1 3.2 2.6 5.1 21.9
Pennsylvania 5,538,754 77.3 9.7 5.1 3.6 1.1 3.1 25.1
Rhode Island 500,588 81.6 8.9 2.7 2.5 1.5 2.8 22.7
South Carolina 1,853,237 82.4 11.5 0.7 1.5 1.6 2.4 23.6
South Dakota 381,775 77.5 11.0 0.3 4.0 1.1 6.1 16.6
Tennessee 2,657,346 83.6 10.4 0.7 1.4 1.2 2.8 23.6
Texas 9,969,293 79.3 12.5 1.7 1.5 1.8 3.3 24.6
Utah 1,152,484 76.5 12.8 2.3 2.1 1.6 4.7 20.5
Vermont 315,580 75.8 11.0 0.9 5.2 1.5 5.5 21.2
Virginia 3,603,317 78.4 11.4 3.7 1.7 1.3 3.5 27.0
Washington 2,912,575 74.3 11.9 4.7 2.9 1.7 4.6 24.7
West Virginia 723,507 81.9 10.9 0.7 2.5 1.2 2.9 24.9
Wisconsin 2,715,114 81.1 9.0 1.5 2.9 1.6 3.8 20.8
Wyoming 258,198 74.3 12.5 1.6 4.4 1.6 5.7 17.3
United States, total 134,254,928 77.0 10.7 4.6 2.5 1.6 3.6 25.1

NOTE: Data are for workers age 16 years and over.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, available at http://www.census.gov/acs/www/ as of Oct. 12, 2006.