commuting http://wwno.org en Are You A Mega-Commuter? http://wwno.org/post/are-you-mega-commuter <p>Are you a mega-commuter?</p><p>The <a href="http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/american_community_survey_acs/cb13-41.html" target="_blank">United States Census Bureau</a> defines "mega-commuters" as people who travel at least 90 minutes or more than 50 miles to work each day. Nearly 600,000 Americans have a mega-commute, according to the Census Bureau, and 10.8 million travel at least an hour to work each way.</p><p>Over 192,000 people commute into Orleans Parish, according to the Census (including people traveling to and from work within the city).</p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 22:10:35 +0000 Jason Saul 30598 at http://wwno.org