New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centers. Its iconic sites include skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park. Broadway theater is staged in neon-lit Times Square.
Population: 8.623 million (2017) Trending
Weather: 21°C, Wind SW at 16 km/h, 92% Humidity
GDP (City, 2015): US$807 billion (1st)
ZIP Codes: 100xx–104xx, 11004–05, 111xx–114xx, 116xx
Did you know: New York City is the sixth-most densely populated city in the United States (27,016.3 people per square mile)