New York Ceety
English: New York City

For ither uises, see New York (disambiguation).
New York
Ceety
The City of New York
Clockwise frae top: Midtown Manhattan, the Unitit Naitions Heidquairters, the Statue o Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, Times Square, an the Unisphere in Queens
Clockwise frae top: Midtown Manhattan, the Unitit Naitions Heidquairters, the Statue o Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, Times Square, an the Unisphere in Queens
Banner o New York
Banner
Nickname(s): The Big Apple, Gotham, Center o the Universe, The Ceety That Neier Sleeps,[1] The Caipital o the Warld[2][3][4]
Location in the state o New York
Location in the state o New York
New York is locatit in the US
New York
New York
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 40°39′51″N 73°56′19″W / 40°39′51″N 73°56′19″W / 40.66417; -73.93861[5]
KintraUnited States
Historic CountriesIngland, Dutch Republic
StateNew York
Historic ColonyColony o New York
CoontiesBronx, Kings, New York, Queens, Richmond
Settled1624
Incorporatit1898
Govrenment[6]
 • TeepMayor–Cooncil
 • BoukNew York City Council
 • MayorBill de Blasio (I)
Aurie[5]
 • Ceety1,213.4 km2 (468.48 sq mi)
 • Laund783.8 km2 (302.64 sq mi)
 • Watter429.5 km2 (165.84 sq mi)
Elevation[7]10 m (33 ft)
Population (2012 Unitit States Census estimates[8])[9]
 • Ceety8,336,697 (1st)
 • Density10,518.60/km2 (27,243.06/sq mi)
 • Metro18,897,109 (1st)
 • CSA22,085,649 (1st)
Demonym(s)New Yorker
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
 • Simmer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code(s)100xx–104xx, 11004–05, 111xx–114xx, 116xx
Aurie code(s)212, 347, 646, 718, 917, 929
FIPS code36-51000
GNIS featur ID975772
Wabsteidwww.nyc.gov

New York is the maist populous ceety in the Unitit States an the centre o the New York metropolitan aurie, whilk is ane o the maist populous metropolitan auries in the warld. New York Ceety haes a significant impact on global commerce, finance, media, cultur, airt, fashion, research, eddication, an entertainment. As host o the Unitit Naitions Heidquarters, it is an aa an important centre for internaitional affairs. The ceety is aften referred tae as New York Ceety or the Ceety o New York tae distinguish it frae the state o New York, o which it is a pairt.

Locatit on a lairge naitural harbour on the Atlantic coast o the Northeastren Unitit States, the ceety consists o five boroughs: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, an Staten Island. The ceety's 2009 estimatit population approached 8.4 million, an wi a land aurie o 305 square miles (790 km2), New York Ceety is the maist densely populatit major ceety in the Unitit States. The New York metropolitan aurie's population is the USA's lairgest, estimatit at 19.1 million fowk ower 6,720 square miles (17,400 km2). The Combined Statistical Aurie contained 22.2 million fowk as o 2009 Census estimates, an aa the lairgest in the Unitit States.

New York wis foondit as a commercial tredin post bi the Dutch in 1624. The dounset wis cawed New Amsterdam til 1664 whan the colony came unner Inglis control.

Mony destricts an laundmerks in the ceety hae acome well kent tae ootsiders. The Statue o Liberty greetit millions o immigrants as thay came tae Americae in the late 19t an early 20t centuries. Times Square, iconifee'd as "The Crossroads o the Warld", is the brichtly illuminatit hub o the Broadway theatre destrict, ane o the warld's busiest pedestrian intersections, an a major centre o the warld's entertainment industry. Anchored bi Wall Street, in Lawer Manhattan, New York vies wi Lunnon as the financial caipital o the warld an is hame tae the New York Stock Exchynge, the warld's lairgest stock exchynge bi mercat caipitalisation o its leetit companies. The oreeginal Manhattan Chinatown attracts thrangs o tourists tae its bustlin sidewalks an retail establishments. Warld-cless schuils an varsities sic as Columbia University, New York University an Fordham University an aa reside in New York Ceety.

Sister ceeties

New York Ceety haes ten sister ceeties recognisit bi Sister Cities International (SCI):[10]

Airms Ceety Geographical location Naition Syne
Emblem of Tokyo Metropolis.svg Tokyo Kantō region (Honshū island)  Japan 1960
  Beijing    Cheenae[11] 1980
  Cairo Cairo Govrenorate  Egyp 1982
Escudo de Madrid.svg Madrid Flag of the Community of Madrid.svg Community o Madrid  Spain [12] 1982
Escudo de Santo Domingo de Guzmán.svg Santo Domingo Naitional Destrict  Dominican Republic 1983
Coa Hungary Town Budapest big.svg Budapest Central Hungary  Hungary 1992
Roum Flag of Lazio.svg Lazio (Latium)  Italy 1992
Emblem of Jerusalem.svg Jerusalem Jerusalem Destrict  Israel 1993
Arms of the Greater London Council.svg Lunnon  Ingland  Unitit Kinrick 2001
Coat of Arms of Johannesburg.svg Johannesburg Gauteng[13]  Sooth Africae 2003

Lik New York Ceety, aw except Beijing are the maist populous ceeties o thair respective kintras.[14]

Unlik New York Ceety, aw but Johannesburg serve as de facto or de jure naitional poleetical caipitals. New York an her sister ceeties are aw major economic centres, but few o the sister ceeties share New York's status as a major seaport.[15]

Other Languages
Afrikaans: New York Stad
Alemannisch: New York City
aragonés: Nueva York
العربية: نيويورك
مصرى: نيويورك
asturianu: Nueva York
Aymar aru: New York
azərbaycanca: Nyu-York
تۆرکجه: نیویورک
башҡортса: Нью-Йорк
Boarisch: New York City
žemaitėška: Niojuorks
Bikol Central: Nueva York
беларуская: Нью-Ёрк
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Нью-Ёрк
български: Ню Йорк
Bahasa Banjar: New York
bamanankan: New York City
བོད་ཡིག: ནེའུ་ཡོར་ཀ།
brezhoneg: New York
bosanski: New York City
ᨅᨔ ᨕᨘᨁᨗ: Kuta New York
català: Nova York
Chavacano de Zamboanga: New York (ciudad)
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Niū-iók-chê
нохчийн: Нью-Йорк
Chamoru: New York City
corsu: New York
qırımtatarca: Nyu York
čeština: New York
Чӑвашла: Нью-Йорк
Deutsch: New York City
dolnoserbski: New York City
eʋegbe: New York City
Ελληνικά: Νέα Υόρκη
emiliàn e rumagnòl: New York
English: New York City
Esperanto: Novjorko
español: Nueva York
eesti: New York
euskara: New York
estremeñu: Nueva York
فارسی: نیویورک
suomi: New York
Võro: New York
Na Vosa Vakaviti: New York City
føroyskt: New York City
français: New York
Nordfriisk: New York City
贛語: 紐約市
galego: Nova York
گیلکی: نيؤيؤرک
Avañe'ẽ: Táva Nueva York
𐌲𐌿𐍄𐌹𐍃𐌺: 𐌽𐌹𐌿 𐌹𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌺
ગુજરાતી: ન્યુ યોર્ક
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: New York Sṳ
עברית: ניו יורק
Fiji Hindi: New York City
hornjoserbsce: New York City
Kreyòl ayisyen: Nouyòk
magyar: New York
հայերեն: Նյու Յորք
Արեւմտահայերէն: Նիւ Եորք
interlingua: New York (citate)
Bahasa Indonesia: Kota New York
Interlingue: New York
ГӀалгӀай: Нью-Йорк
íslenska: New York-borg
italiano: New York
la .lojban.: niu,IORK. zei tcadu
Jawa: New York
ქართული: ნიუ-იორკი
Qaraqalpaqsha: Nyu York
Taqbaylit: New York
Адыгэбзэ: Нью-Йорк
Kabɩyɛ: Niyuu Yɔrɩkɩ
Gĩkũyũ: New York City
қазақша: Нью-Йорк
ភាសាខ្មែរ: ទីក្រុងញូវយ៉ក
한국어: 뉴욕
къарачай-малкъар: Нью-Йорк
kernowek: Evrek Nowydh
Кыргызча: Нью-Йорк
Lëtzebuergesch: New York City
лезги: Нью-Йорк
Limburgs: New York City
Ligure: Neuva York
lumbaart: New York
lingála: New York
لۊری شومالی: نیویورک سیتی
lietuvių: Niujorkas
latviešu: Ņujorka
Basa Banyumasan: New York
Malagasy: New York
олык марий: Нью-Йорк
македонски: Њујорк (град)
кырык мары: Нью-Йорк
Bahasa Melayu: Bandar Raya New York
Mirandés: Nuoba Iorque
မြန်မာဘာသာ: နယူးယောက်မြို့
эрзянь: Нью-Йорк ош
مازِرونی: نیویورک
Dorerin Naoero: New York
Napulitano: Nova York
Plattdüütsch: New York
Nedersaksies: Niej-York
नेपाल भाषा: न्यु यर्क नगर
Nederlands: New York (stad)
norsk nynorsk: New York by
norsk: New York
Novial: Novi York
Nouormand: Nouvieau York
Sesotho sa Leboa: New York City
Chi-Chewa: New York City
occitan: Nòva York
Livvinkarjala: New York
Ирон: Нью-Йорк
Kapampangan: New York Lakanbalen
Papiamentu: New York City
Pälzisch: New York City
Norfuk / Pitkern: Nyuu York
polski: Nowy Jork
Piemontèis: New York
پښتو: نیویورک
português: Nova Iorque
Runa Simi: New York
rumantsch: New York
romani čhib: New York City
armãneashti: New York
tarandíne: Nuève York
русский: Нью-Йорк
русиньскый: Ню Йорк (місто)
संस्कृतम्: न्‍यू यॉर्क्
саха тыла: Нью Йорк
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ: ᱱᱤᱣ ᱭᱚᱨᱠ
sicilianu: Nova York
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: New York
Simple English: New York City
slovenčina: New York (mesto)
slovenščina: New York
Gagana Samoa: Niu Ioka
Soomaaliga: New York
српски / srpski: Њујорк
Sranantongo: New York City
Seeltersk: New York
svenska: New York
Kiswahili: New York
ślůnski: Nowy Jork
తెలుగు: న్యూయార్క్
тоҷикӣ: Ню-Йорк
Türkmençe: Nýu-Ýork şäheri
Tok Pisin: Niu Yok Siti
Türkçe: New York
татарча/tatarça: Нью-Йорк
reo tahiti: New York
удмурт: Нью-Йорк
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: Nyu York Shehiri
українська: Нью-Йорк
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: New York (shahar)
vèneto: New York
vepsän kel’: Nju Jork
Tiếng Việt: Thành phố New York
Volapük: New York (zif)
吴语: 纽约市
მარგალური: ნიუ-იორკი
Yorùbá: New York
Vahcuengh: Niujyoz
Zeêuws: New York City
中文: 纽约
文言: 紐約市
Bân-lâm-gú: New York Chhī
粵語: 紐約