Skip Header

The 2020 Census, Next Steps and a Heartfelt Thanks. Read More.

Search

Find information about places by entering place names and keywords, such as population, income, or poverty.
1. For example, search "Maine population," "income Houston" or "Washington poverty."
2. To see a list of more places with the same name click on "We found more geographies"
3. Once you find the place you want, an "info panel" on the right provides additional statistics.
United States  | Mean travel time to work(minutes), workers age 16 years+
26.6 minutes
An '-' indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute an estimate, or a ratio of medians cannot be calculated because one or both of the median estimates falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '-' following a median estimate means the median falls in the lowest interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '+' following a median estimate means the median falls in the upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An 'N' indicates that data for this geographic area cannot be displayed because the number of sample cases is too small.
An '(X)' means that the estimate is not applicable or not available.
Explanation of Symbols
Related Statistics about United States Commute
An '-' indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute an estimate, or a ratio of medians cannot be calculated because one or both of the median estimates falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '-' following a median estimate means the median falls in the lowest interval of an open-ended distribution.
An '+' following a median estimate means the median falls in the upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
An 'N' indicates that data for this geographic area cannot be displayed because the number of sample cases is too small.
An '(X)' means that the estimate is not applicable or not available.

Search results

...the longest and shortest average one-way commuting times....Gallery > Average One-Way Commuting Time by Metropolitan Areas Average One-Way...One-Way Commuting Time by Metropol...
https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/interactive/travel-time.html

Patterns of commuting for the nation and metropolitan statistical areas (metro...Publications > Commuting in the United States: 2009 Commuting in the United States:...Working Papers Back to Publicati...
https://www.census.gov/library/publications/2011/acs/acs-15.html

...Commuting including means of transportation, time of departure, mean travel...Topics > Employment > Commuting (Journey to Work) Commuting (Journey to Work) Skip...Skip Navigation Commuting ...
https://www.census.gov/topics/employment/commuting.html

...nation experienced an increase in commuting time, median gross rent and a rise...Newsroom > Press Releases > 2017 > "Commuting Times, Median Rents and Language...Language other than English Use" Commu...
https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2017/acs-5yr.html

...areas by percentage of workers who commute by public transportation....> Top 10 Metro Areas - Workers Who Commute Using Public Transportation Top 10...Areas by Percentage of Workers Who Commute by...
https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/interactive/public-transport.html

...Commuting flows are created from home (place of residence) to work (primary...Employment > Commuting (Journey to Work) > Guidance for Commuting Data Users >...> Commuting Flows Commuting...
https://www.census.gov/topics/employment/commuting/guidance/flows.html

...provides information about bicycle commuting for every community in the United...#ti131489420 Roughly 870,000 people report commuting by bicycle — many of them young and...the country to encourage people...
https://www.census.gov/library/stories/2019/05/younger-workers-in-cities-more-likely-to-bike-to-work.html

...download 2009-2013 ACS commuting-flows tables from Commuting....2009-2013 5-Year ACS Commuting Flows 2009-2013 5-Year ACS Commuting Flows Skip Navigation...5-Year ACS Commuting Flows...
https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/commuting/commuting-flows.html

This report focuses on patterns of commuting by private vehicle among U.S. workers...Publications > Who Drives to Work? Commuting by Automobile in the United States:...States: 2013 Who Drives to Work? Co...
https://www.census.gov/library/publications/2015/acs/acs-32.html

...Commuting flows tables supporting 2015 OMB metro/micro delineation are available...2011-2015 5-Year ACS Commuting Flows 2011-2015 5-Year ACS Commuting Flows Skip Navigation...Back to Tables 2011-2...
https://www.census.gov/data/tables/2015/demo/metro-micro/commuting-flows-2015.html

...1990 county worker flow files for Commuting....County-to-County Commuting Flows 1990 Census County-to-County Commuting Flows Skip...Datasets 1990 Census County-to-County Commuting Flows 199...
https://www.census.gov/data/datasets/1990/demo/commuting/worker-flow.html

...Commuting flows and employment tables supporting 2010 OMB metro/micro delineation...Census.gov > 2006-2010 5-Year ACS Commuting Flows and Employment 2006-2010 5-Year...5-Year American Community Survey https://www.census.gov/data/tables/2010/demo/metro-micro/commuting-employment-2010.html

This report focuses on patterns of commuting by private vehicle among U.S. workers...Get Involved Who Drives to Work? Commuting by Automobile in the United States:...States: 2013 Who Drives to Work? Comm...
https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/sis/resources/reports/automobile.html

View the average time it takes to travel to work by metro area....Visualizations > Census Interactive Gallery > Average Travel Time to Work in the United...United States by Metro Area Average Travel ...
https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/interactive/work-travel-time.html

These commuting products, based on statistics from the American Community Survey...Community Survey Commuting Products American Community Survey Commuting Products Skip...Press Kits American Communit...
https://www.census.gov/newsroom/press-kits/2013/commuting.html

...questions about the working population’s commutes....Employment > Commuting (Journey to Work) > Guidance for Commuting Data Users >...> Commuting Commuting Skip Navigation Commuti...
https://www.census.gov/topics/employment/commuting/guidance/commuting.html

Employment > Commuting (Journey to Work) > Commuting Data > Commuting Data Tools...Tools Commuting Data Tools Skip Navigation Commuting (Journey to Work) Datasets...
https://www.census.gov/topics/employment/commuting/data/tools.html

...at the state level to explore two commuting indicators related to travel time...Out-of-State and Long Commutes: 2011 Out-of-State and Long Commutes: 2011 Skip Navigation...Publications Out-of-Stat...
https://www.census.gov/library/publications/2013/acs/acs-20.html

Employment > Commuting (Journey to Work) > About Commuting > Contact Commuting Contact...Contact Us Skip Navigation Commuting (Journey to Work) FAQs Related Sites Contact...
https://www.census.gov/topics/employment/commuting/about/contact.html

Behind the Wheel? Truckers are older on average than other workers. Their median age...workers. They also have lower than average educational attainment (7% have a...
https://www.census.gov/library/stories/2019/06/america-keeps-on-trucking.html

Back to Header