Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

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Mode Virginia United States
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 3,412,422 100.0 127,448,586 100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 2,663,977 78.1 97,243,457 76.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 385,045 11.3 14,299,090 11.2
Public transportation (including taxi) 141,600 4.1 6,592,685 5.2
Walked 67,674 2.0 3,417,546 2.7
Other means 41,108 1.2 1,820,578 1.4
Worked at home 113,018 3.3 4,075,230 3.2
Mean travel time to work (minutes) 25.5   24.3  

NOTE: Data are for workers 16 years and over.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Supplementary Survey, Profile of Selected Economic Characteristics, available at http://www.census.gov/c2ss/www/ as of Oct. 16, 2001.