New York, New York 

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Population

8,550,410

17% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.1%

Median Income

$52,737

Avg. Home Price

$662,100

Best Places to Live in New York, New York

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

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What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


QUICK FACTS

City: New York
Zip Codes: 11368, 11220, 11373, 11385, 10467, 11219, 11226, 11236, 10025, 11234, 211 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New York is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. New York jobs have increased by 2.96%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New York's cost of living is 80.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare New York's Cost of Living
POPULATION
New York's population is 8,550,410 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 16.77%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 41 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New York is $662,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.94%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
New York public schools spend $25,257 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 3.5 students per teacher in New York. Learn More...

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Housing Market in New York

It's a good time to buy in New York. Home Appreciation is up 7.9% in the last 12 months. Browse New York Real Estate.

The median home price in New York is $662,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for New York   320 Reviews
New York has many issues very expensive - 6/15/2018
New York has always been expensive but I think even the least expensive areas are around $1800 in Manhattan just for a studio apartment. City is very safe for a city... Read More

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Compare with Minneapolis - 10/9/2016
I am lacking sunshine and am depressed w the gloom and long length of winter. Should I move to... Read More

Hard to Find Affordable Housing - 2/25/2016
The New York City housing market is pricey and competitive. It is nearly impossible to find an apartment that rents for less than $1000 per month. As a result, many... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK
11368, 11220, 11373, 11385, 10467, 11219, 11226, 11236, 10025, 11234, 211 total
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