Area

303 sq miles

Area Code

212, 718, 347, 646, 332

Currency

US dollar (US$)

If New York City Were 100 People

  • 34 would be Caucasian
  • 28 would be Hispanic/Latino
  • 23 would be African American
  • 13 would be Asian
  • 2 would be Other

Language Spoken

English

Percentage: Housing

  • 67.5 renters
  • 32 homeowners
  • 0.05 homeless (documented)

Population

8.6 million

Population per Sq Mile

  • Manhattan: 70,000
  • New York City: 30,000

Time

Eastern Standard Time (GMT/UTC minus five hours)