Land Area: (all states)
Horizontal Width: 322 miles from the southwestern corner of the state, straight east to Connecticut border
Vertical Length: 296 miles from New York City, straight north to the border with Quebec
- Land Area:
land) 47,224 sq miles
water) 7,251 sq miles
TOTAL) 54,475 sq miles
Note: Maximum lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
Bordering States: (5) Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey and Pennsylvania
Counties: (62) Map
County (largest by population) Kings County, 2,486,235
Geographic Center: in Madison County, about 25 miles southwest of Utica
Highest Point Mt. Marcy 5,344 ft.
Lowest Point Atlantic Ocean, 0 ft.
Latitude and Longitude
Mean Elevation: 989 ft.