Commute Flows

Commute Flows by County
County Live and Work in Silicon Valley Live In, but Work Outside of Silicon Valley Work in, but Live Outside of Silicon Valley
Alameda 51,086 29.7% 109,233 36.7%
Contra Costa 5,113 3.0% 25,126 8.4%
Marin 1,016 0.6% 3,443 1.2%
Merced 618 0.4% 6,266 2.1%
Monterey 4,462 2.6% 9,729 3.3%
Sacramento 588 0.3% 2,238 0.8%
San Francisco 95,387 55.5% 83,666 28.1%
Santa Cruz 4,201 2.4% 16,542 5.6%
Solano 621 0.4% 3,710 1.2%
Stanislaus 320 0.2% 5,495 1.8%
Silicon Valley 1,103,725
TOTAL 1,103,725 171,970 13.5% 297,709 21.2%
Commute Flows by County, for Megacommuters Only
County Live and Work in Silicon Valley Live In, but Work Outside of Silicon Valley Work in, but Live Outside of Silicon Valley
Alameda 2,394 17.4% 9,835 18.4%
Contra Costa 536 3.9% 6,553 12.3%
Merced 148 1.1% 3,391 6.4%
Monterey 420 3.0% 2,130 4.0%
Sacramento 328 2.4% 1,213 2.3%
San Francisco 7,711 55.9% 10,578 19.8%
San Joaquin 6,991 13.1%
Solano 234 1.7% 1,437 2.7%
Stanislaus 320 2.3% 4.007 7.5%
Silicon Valley 77,688
TOTAL 77,688 13,787 15.1% 53,366 40.7%

Commute Flows by County
Data are from the United States Census Bureau, 2015 American Community Survey PUMS (1-Year). Silicon Valley data include San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties. Those who work outside of Silicon Valley include all workers who live anywhere in the United States whose primary place of work is within Santa Clara or San Mateo Counties, regardless of whether or not they commute to work.

Commute Flows by County, for Megacommuters Only
Data are from the United States Census Bureau, 2015 American Community Survey PUMS (1-Year). Silicon Valley data include San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties. Those who work outside of Silicon Valley include all workers who live anywhere in the United States whose primary place of work is within Santa Clara or San Mateo Counties, regardless of whether or not they commute to work. Megacommuters include workers whose commute times are greater than 90 minutes each way.

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