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Where is New York, United States?

Location of state of New York on a map

New York is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 19,378,102 people, it is the 3rd largest division in United States in terms of population.

New York gained its current status as a state in the year 1788. The government of New York is lead by Andrew Cuomo and is based in the state capital of Albany (Population: 97,856).

The most populous cities in New York are: New York City (Population: 8,175,133), Brooklyn (Population: 2,300,664), Borough of Queens (Population: 2,272,771), Manhattan (Population: 1,487,536), The Bronx (Population: 1,385,108).

New York State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
ISO Code US_NY
Time Zone EDT
Year of Establishment 1788
Capital Albany (Population: 97,856)
Head of Government Andrew Cuomo
Total Population 19,378,102
Total Area 127,190 sq km (49,108 sq miles)
Population Density 152.4 sq km (394.6 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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