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New York City (NYC)
Quick Facts

 
   
Data Location on Website
 
  Geography    
 
Community Districts
(with maps)
59
Image 2.II.A
 
 
Number of NYC Neighborhoods
(with maps) - Image 2.II.B
304
Table 2.II.C
 
 
Land Area (Square Miles)
303.35
Table 2.II.D
 
 
MTA Bridges
7
Table 11.II.F
 
     
  Population - 2012 Estimates (Latest Available)    
 
NYC Population
8,366,697
Table 2.I.A
 
  Native Born
(Percentage of Total)
5,200,105
(62%)
Table 2.I.H
 
  Foreign Born
(Percentage of Total)
3,136,592
(38%)
 
     
  Demography - 2012 Estimates (Latest Available)    
 
Hispanic
2,406,889
Table 2.I.B
 
 
Nonhispanic White
2,757,628
 
 
Nonhispanic Black
1,900,419
 
 
Asian and Pacific Islander
1,124,558
 
 
Other and Multiple Race
147,203
 
     
  Economy - 2012 Statistics (Latest Available)    
 
Per Capita Income:
Bronx
Kings
Manhattan
Queens
Staten Island

$33,080
$41,703
$119,347
$44,645
$50,986
Table 15.I.B
 
 
Average Weekday Subway Ridership
7.6 million
Table 11.VI.C
 
 
International and Domestic Visitors
52.7 million
NYC Culture Intro
 
     
  Culture
 
 
Number of Museums
170
Tables 6.II.A-E
 
 
Broadway Theaters
40
Table 6.III.C
 
 
Off-Broadway Theaters
109
Table 6.III.F
 
 
Opera Companies
26
Table 6.IV.A
 
 
Dance Companies
58
Table 6.V.A
 
 
Orchestras
37
Table 6.VII.A
 
 
Professional Sports Teams
11
Tables 7.I-V
 
     
  Education - 2012 Estimates (Latest Available)
 
 
Colleges and Universities
(with maps)
109
Table 5.II,
Image 5.IV.A, Image 5.VII.A
 
 
Population 3 Years and Over
Enrolled in Public Schools
1,522,854
Table 5.IV.C
 
 
Population 3 Years and Over
Enrolled in Private Schools
567,323
 
     
  Public Services - Fiscal Year 2013
 
 
NY Police Department (NYPD)
Uniformed Personnel

34,804
Table 9.III.B
 
  Civilian Employees
15,745
 
 
NYC Dept. of Correction
Uniformed Personnel

8,991
Table 9.IV.B
 
  Civilian Employees
1,394
 
  NY Fire Department (NYFD)
Uniformed Personnel

10,180
Table 9.V.B
 
  Civilian Employees
5,332
 
  NYC Dept. of Sanitation
Uniformed Personnel

7,121
Table 9.VI.B
 
  Civilian Employees
1,976
 
     
     
 

These sites show a wide range of data:

Link to Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
Empire State Development Corp.
NYC Economic Development Corp.
 

 

NYCdata Baruch College Weissman Zicklin School of Business