New York City

New York City – The most populous city

This article is about New York City. It is often called  City of New York or simply New York. The  City of New York is the most popular city in the United States. NYC is Located at the southern tip of the  New York State, New York city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, which is one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. According to a  U.S. Census Bureau-estimated the population of this city in 2015  was 8,550,405. Which is distributed over a land area of just 790km(305 square miles).

New York is also the most massively populated major city  and state in the United States. New York City export  play a major role in US growth. It has significant  impact on commerce industry, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment industry.  By seeing this we  can use term New York minute.   New York play is  an very important center for international diplomacy. It has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world.


Country  United States
State  New York
Counties Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens,
Manhattan,  Staten Island
 Type Mayor–Council
  Body New York City Council
 Mayor Bill de Blasio
 Total 468.9 sq mi (1,214 km2)
 Land 304.8 sq mi (789 km2)
 Water 164.1 sq mi (425 km2)
 Metro 13,318 sq mi (34,490 km2)
Population (2015)
  Total 8,550,405
 Density 28,052.5/sq mi (10,831.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 212, 347, 646, 718, 917, 929
Largest borough by area Queens – 109 square miles (280 km2)
Largest borough by population Brooklyn (2,636,735 – 2015 est)

New York City Located

NYC Located on one of the world’s largest natural harbors, City of New York consists of five boroughs, and each borough has a separate county of New York State. These are the five boroughs of New York Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, , The Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island  were consolidated into a single city in 1898.

According to Wikipedia 800 languages are spoken in New York, This thing  making it the most linguistically diverse city(New York) in the world. In estimation of 2015, the City of New York metropolitan region remains by a significant margin the most popular in the United States, in terms by both the Metropolitan Statistical Area (20.2 million residents)  and the Combined Statistical Area (23.7 million residents).

 In 2013, the Metropolitan Statistical Area produced a gross metropolitan product (GMP) of nearly US$1.39 trillion,  while in 2012, the Community Supported Agriculture generated a GMP of over US$1.55 trillion, and both ranking first nationally by a wide margin and  reportedly behind the GDP of only twelve and eleven countries.


New York City is located in the Northeastern United States. In southeastern New York State, approximately halfway between Boston and Washington, D.C. The New York  location at the mouth of the Hudson River, which feeds into a naturally sheltered harbor and then into the Atlantic Ocean, Which helps the city grow in significance as a trading port. Most of New York City is built on the three islands of Long Island, Manhattan, and Staten Island.


New York City is often referred as the five boroughs, and each boroughs has a separate county. These five county’s work as an independent cities, and four of among five boroughs (Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, and the Bronx) would be among the top ten cities of the United States.


Manhattan(New York County) is geographically the smallest and most densely populated borough. Manhattan is home to Central Park and most of the city’s skyscrapers.


Brooklyn is famous as Kings County, it is located on the western tip of Long Island, Brooklyn is the highest population borough. Brooklyn is known for its cultural, social, and ethnic diversity, an independent art scene,


Queen is famous by Queens County. It is located on Long Island north and east of Brooklyn, Queen is geographically the largest population borough of New York, the most ethnically diverse county in the United States.

Staten Island

Staten Island  is also famous by Richmond County. The Staten Island is the most suburban in character of the five boroughs. Geographically Staten Island is the smaller populous  city. Staten Island is connected to Brooklyn by the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge and to Manhattan by way of the free Staten Island Ferry.

The Bronx

The Bronx is also called Bronx County.  It is situated on Yankee Stadium,  famous by the baseball park of the New York Yankees..  The Bronx is also home to the Bronx Zoo, the world’s largest metropolitan zoo, which occupied 265 acres (1.07 km) and houses over 6,200 animals.  Bronx County is also the birthplace of hip hop and rap culture.

New York City’s five boroughs
Jurisdiction Population Land area Density
Borough County Estimate
persons /
sq. mi
persons /
sq. km
New York
1,644,518 22.83 59.1 72,033 27,826
The Bronx
1,455,444 42 110 34,653 13,231
2,636,735 71 180 37,137 14,649
2,339,150 109 280 21,460 8,354
Staten Island
474,558 58.5 152 8,112 3,132
City of New York
8,550,405 303.33 781.1 km
28,188 10,947
State of New York
19,795,791 47,214 122,284 416.4 159


Media and entertainment

The New York City is a key location for the American entertainment industry, with many films, television series, books, and other media artist and singers are  set there.  According to Forbes, New York City was the second largest place for film making and television production in  2012.  By producing about 200 feature films annually, and employing 140,000 individuals; the filmed and entertainment industry has been growing day by day in New York. Our sources are telling, Film and Media Industry  contributing nearly US$9 billion to the New York City economy alone as of 2015 report.