New York, New York 

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Population

8,560,072

+6.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$52,737

Median Home Price

$680,500

Best Places to Live in New York, New York

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in New York, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Arts and culture
Economic center
Education
Cons
Cost of living and housing
Crowded lifestyle
Weak future job growth
 $99,999 
71 Osgood Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1084 SqFt
 $639,999 
143 Wardwell Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1104 SqFt
 $357,000 
154 Armstrong Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 624 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: New York
Zip Codes: 11368, 11385, 10467, 11226, 11211, 11236, 11220, 11208, 11234, 11373, 211 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New York is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. New York jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New York's cost of living is 87.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare New York's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in New York, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Kings (Brooklyn) county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
New York's population is 8,560,072 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 40.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New York is $680,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.4%. 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. More Education



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Housing Market in New York

It's a good time to buy in New York. Home Appreciation is up 6.4% in the last 12 months. Browse New York Real Estate

The median home price in New York is $680,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for New York   325 Reviews
NYC Both Good & Bad - 2/22/2020
I was born & raised in NYC. During the time I grew up there is was a GREAT place to live & grow up. However, over the years it changed. It is expensive to live, but... Read More

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NYC Both Good & Bad - 2/22/2020
I was born & raised in NYC. During the time I grew up there is was a GREAT place to live & grow up. However, over the years it changed. It is expensive to live, but... Read More

Save yourself, visit maybe but don't live. - 1/19/2020
I've lived here for the past 20 years, NY has not changed, the minor changes are things for attractions for tourists nothing has been done for the people living here.... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN NEW YORK, NEW YORK
11368, 11385, 10467, 11226, 11211, 11236, 11220, 11208, 11234, 11373, 211 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN NEW YORK
$99,999
71 Osgood Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$639,999
143 Wardwell Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$357,000
154 Armstrong Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$1,599,000
130 Peare Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$649,000
8 Hawthorne Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$579,999
386 College Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,599,000
3 Emerson Dr
Bed 6 | Bath 6

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