Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2006

Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2006

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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, motorcycle, bicycle or other means Worked at home
Alabama 1,964,398 83.6 11.3 0.5 1.1 1.1 2.5 23.6
Alaska 317,371 67.7 12.7 1.1 9.1 4.3 5.1 17.7
Arizona 2,731,538 74.6 13.9 2.1 2.3 2.5 4.5 25.0
Arkansas 1,223,692 80.2 12.9 0.4 1.8 1.4 3.3 20.7
California 16,335,802 73.0 12.4 5.0 2.7 2.1 4.8 26.8
Colorado 2,392,520 75.1 10.6 3.2 3.1 2.3 5.7 23.9
Connecticut 1,714,985 79.7 8.4 4.1 3.0 1.4 3.5 24.1
Delaware 398,315 80.8 9.4 2.8 2.7 1.6 2.6 23.6
District of Columbia 284,007 35.4 6.3 39.0 11.8 3.4 4.0 29.2
Florida 8,143,041 79.3 10.9 2.0 1.7 2.2 4.0 25.9
Georgia 4,295,479 78.2 11.5 2.4 1.7 1.9 4.2 27.3
Hawaii 629,113 67.0 16.0 5.4 4.8 2.4 4.3 25.5
Idaho 674,920 77.2 11.7 0.8 3.4 1.9 5.0 20.1
Illinois 5,990,729 74.3 9.3 8.4 2.9 1.5 3.6 27.9
Indiana 2,951,039 82.4 9.9 1.0 2.2 1.3 3.2 22.3
Iowa 1,505,469 78.5 10.8 1.0 3.7 1.3 4.7 18.2
Kansas 1,377,119 81.8 9.2 0.6 2.6 1.5 4.3 18.5
Kentucky 1,837,225 81.5 11.3 1.0 2.0 0.9 3.2 22.4
Louisiana 1,807,758 81.6 11.6 1.1 1.8 1.7 2.2 25.1
Maine 649,045 77.6 11.0 0.7 4.2 1.6 4.9 22.3
Maryland 2,813,342 72.8 10.7 8.8 2.6 1.4 3.6 30.6
Massachusetts 3,173,416 73.7 8.5 8.6 4.2 1.4 3.6 26.6
Michigan 4,433,325 82.9 9.1 1.2 2.2 1.1 3.4 23.4
Minnesota 2,670,719 78.1 9.3 3.0 3.1 1.5 4.9 22.0
Mississippi 1,178,470 82.2 12.1 0.4 1.8 1.4 2.1 24.0
Missouri 2,741,377 80.8 10.4 1.4 2.1 1.1 4.1 22.9
Montana 459,766 72.7 12.0 0.9 5.3 2.4 6.7 17.6
Nebraska 910,351 79.1 10.4 0.5 3.5 1.4 5.0 17.7
Nevada 1,201,744 76.7 12.3 3.6 2.1 2.2 3.1 24.2
New Hampshire 685,446 81.7 8.6 0.7 3.4 1.2 4.3 24.6
New Jersey 4,129,054 71.9 9.3 10.3 3.4 1.9 3.2 29.1
New Mexico 857,733 78.2 12.5 0.9 2.2 1.5 4.6 20.9
New York 8,740,300 54.4 7.6 26.1 6.3 1.9 3.8 30.9
North Carolina 4,103,837 79.8 12.5 1.0 1.8 1.3 3.6 23.4
North Dakota 332,363 79.3 9.2 0.4 4.1 1.2 5.8 15.5
Ohio 5,325,529 83.1 8.3 2.0 2.5 1.1 3.1 22.1
Oklahoma 1,598,736 80.4 11.6 0.5 2.1 1.7 3.7 20.0
Oregon 1,741,953 71.4 11.7 4.4 3.9 2.5 6.0 21.8
Pennsylvania 5,720,060 76.4 9.9 5.2 4.1 1.2 3.2 25.0
Rhode Island 514,823 81.1 8.9 2.6 3.0 1.8 2.7 22.3
South Carolina 1,938,132 81.1 11.3 0.6 1.8 1.7 3.4 22.9
South Dakota 398,229 77.5 9.6 0.4 4.3 1.5 6.6 15.9
Tennessee 2,698,377 83.3 10.2 0.7 1.4 1.1 3.2 23.5
Texas 10,514,531 78.5 12.7 1.7 1.9 1.8 3.5 24.6
Utah 1,190,466 75.2 13.1 2.6 2.8 1.8 4.6 20.8
Vermont 323,071 75.1 11.2 0.8 6.1 1.4 5.4 21.2
Virginia 3,787,653 77.0 11.4 4.1 2.3 1.3 3.9 26.9
Washington 3,030,099 72.8 11.8 5.2 3.3 1.9 5.1 25.2
West Virginia 739,968 80.0 12.1 1.0 3.1 1.4 2.4 25.6
Wisconsin 2,821,147 79.9 9.2 1.9 3.5 1.6 3.9 20.8
Wyoming 268,323 76.0 12.5 1.3 3.1 2.0 5.2 17.9
United States, total 138,265,905 76.0 10.7 4.8 2.9 1.7 3.9 25.0

NOTES: Data are for workers age 16 years and over. The state designation of workers is based on their residence.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, available at http://www.census.gov/acs/www/ as of Nov. 16, 2007.