Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

Table 4-1: Commuting to Work: 2000

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Mode West Virginia United States
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 695,563 100.0 127,448,586 100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone 555,490 79.9 97,243,457 76.3
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled 89,430 12.9 14,299,090 11.2
Public transportation (including taxi) 6,067 0.9 6,592,685 5.2
Walked 19,197 2.8 3,417,546 2.7
Other means 8,253 1.2 1,820,578 1.4
Worked at home 17,126 2.5 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.