New York

established July 26, 1788 formerly known as Province of New York, then sovereign state in Confederation
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New York two letter code: NY
capital: Albany est. 1797
population:
19,440,469
Nicknames:
Empire State
Excelsior State
77 Counties:
Albany County
Allegany County
Bronx County
Broome County
Broome County/Delaware County
Cattaraugus County
Cayuga County
Chautauqua County
Chemung County
Chenango County
Clinton County
Columbia County
Cortland County
Delaware County
Dutchess County
Erie County
Erie County/Cattaraugus County
Essex County
Essex County/Clinton County
Essex County/Franklin County
Franklin County
Fulton County
Genesee County
Genesee County/Wyoming County
Greene County
Hamilton County
Herkimer County
Herkimer County/Fulton County
Jefferson County
Kings County
Lewis County
Livingston County
Madison County
Madison County/Chenango County
Madison County/Oneida County
Madison County/Onondaga County
Monroe County
Montgomery County
Nassau County
New York County
Niagara County
Oneida County
Onondaga County
Ontario County
Ontario County/Seneca County
Ontario County/Yates County
Orange County
Orleans County
Oswego County
Oswego County/Onondaga County
Otsego County
Putnam County
Queens County
Rensselaer County
Richmond County
Richmond County/Queens County/Kings County/New York County/Bronx County
Rockland County
Saratoga County
Schenectady County
Schoharie County
Schuyler County
Seneca County
St. Lawrence County
Steuben County
Steuben County/Allegany County
Suffolk County
Sullivan County
Tioga County
Tompkins County
Ulster County
Warren County
Washington County
Wayne County
Westchester County
Westchester County/Putnam County
Wyoming County
Yates County
6 Neighboring States:
Connecticut
Massachusetts
New Jersey
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island (water border)
Vermont
14 Areacodes:
212     315     347     516     518     585     607     631     646     716     718     845     914     917    
Airport : 390
Balloonport : 1
Gliderport : 2
Heliport : 185
Seaplane Base : 17
Ultralight : 3
Electoral Votes: 29
State Motto: Excelsior
english translation: Ever upward
Highest point in New York: Mount Marcy , 5344 feet
fossil Sea scorpion
fossil scientific name Eurypterus remipes
tree Sugar Maple
tree binomial nomenclature Acer saccharum
flower Rose
flower scientificname Rosa
fish Brook trout
fish binomial nomenclature Salvelinus fontinalis
bird Bluebird
shell Bay scallop
reptile Common snapping turtle
reptile scientific name Chelydra serpentina
insect 9-spotted ladybug
insect scientific name Coccinella novemnotata
butterfly Red spotted purple or white admiral butterfly
butterfly binomial nomenclature Limenitis arthemis
amphibian Wood frog
amphibian binomial nomenclature Lithobates sylvaticus
land mammal Beaver
gemstone Garnet
zipcodes for New York : 06390 10001 10002 10003 10004 10005 10006
all 2125 zipcodes for New York
Crime Chart New York Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 19,746,227 318,857,056
violent crimes 75,3981,197,987
violent crime rate381.8375.7
murder and manslaughter61714,249
murder and manslaughter rate3.14.5
rape5,433116,645
rape rate27.536.6
robbery24,045325,802
robbery rate121.8102.2
aggravated assault45,303741,291
aggravated assault rate229.4232.5
property crimes339,2828,277,829
property crime rate1718.22596.1
burglary50,7811,729,806
burglary rate257.2542.5
larceny theft272,7655,858,496
larceny theft rate1381.41837.3
motor vechicle theft15,736689,527
motor vehicle theft rate79.7216.2
Albany (98,469)
Alden (Town) (10,094)
Amherst (125,109)
Amsterdam (18,008)
Arcadia (13,807)
Auburn (26,985)
Aurora (13,819)
Babylon (12,161)
Babylon (Town) (213,776)
Baldwin (24,897)
Ballston (10,644)
Batavia (15,010)
Bath (Town) (12,134)
Bay Shore (28,883)
Beacon (14,347)
Bedford (17,946)
Beekman (14,455)
Bellmore (16,260)
Bethlehem (34,898)
Bethpage (16,337)
Binghamton (46,032)
Blooming Grove (17,734)
Bohemia (10,275)
Brentwood (59,436)
Brighton (36,842)
Brighton (CDP) (36,870)
Brookhaven (489,278)
Brooklyn (2,636,735)
Brunswick (12,512)
Buffalo (258,071)
Camillus (Town) (24,551)
Canandaigua (10,431)
Canandaigua (Town) (10,647)
Canton (Town) (11,219)
Carmel (34,348)
Catskill (Town) (11,401)
Centereach (32,270)
Central Islip (36,233)
Cheektowaga (87,514)
Cheektowaga (CDP) (74,967)
Chenango (11,003)
Chester (Town) (11,874)
Chili (28,772)
Cicero (31,519)
Clarence (32,254)
Clarkstown (87,210)
Clay (59,878)
Clifton Park (37,135)
Cohoes (16,538)
Colonie (Town) (83,661)
Commack (35,487)
Copiague (22,527)
Coram (40,637)
Corning (10,897)
Cornwall (12,563)
Cortland (18,907)
Cortlandt (42,771)
De Witt (25,650)
Deer Park (27,290)
Depew (15,146)
Dix Hills (26,969)
Dobbs Ferry (11,131)
Dryden (Town) (14,955)
Dunkirk (12,081)
East Fishkill (29,276)
East Greenbush (16,481)
East Hampton (Town) (22,019)
East Islip (13,989)
East Massapequa (19,891)
East Meadow (37,513)
East Northport (19,708)
East Patchogue (22,203)
Eastchester (33,135)
Eastchester (CDP) (19,800)
Eggertsville (15,357)
Elma (11,766)
Elmira (28,213)
Elmont (36,762)
Elwood (10,833)
Endicott (13,014)
Endwell (11,315)
Evans (16,254)
Fairmount (10,120)
Fallsburg (12,773)
Farmington (12,901)
Farmingville (16,097)
Fishkill (Town) (23,626)
Floral Park (15,969)
Fort Drum (14,057)
Franklin Square (31,291)
Fredonia (10,705)
Freeport (43,334)
Fulton (11,552)
Garden City (22,612)
Gates (28,641)
Geddes (16,806)
Geneseo (Town) (10,756)
Geneva (13,062)
German Flatts (12,844)
Glen Cove (27,400)
Glens Falls (14,291)
Glenville (29,491)
Gloversville (15,023)
Goshen (Town) (13,869)
Grand Island (20,813)
Great Neck (10,143)
Greece (96,796)
Greece (CDP) (14,482)
Greenburgh (92,029)
Greenlawn (14,189)
Guilderland (35,985)
Halfmoon (23,708)
Hamburg (Town) (58,022)
Hampton Bays (12,712)
Harrison (28,348)
Harrison (Town) (28,348)
Hauppauge (20,617)
Haverstraw (12,187)
Haverstraw (Town) (37,578)
Hempstead (55,547)
Hempstead (Town) (771,018)
Henrietta (43,707)
Hicksville (41,784)
Highlands (12,136)
Holbrook (27,765)
Holtsville (20,054)
Horseheads (Town) (19,566)
Huntington (204,398)
Huntington (CDP) (18,378)
Huntington Station (34,005)
Hyde Park (21,214)
Irondequoit (50,985)
Irondequoit (CDP) (51,594)
Islip (336,113)
Islip (CDP) (18,229)
Ithaca (30,788)
Ithaca (Town) (20,529)
Jamestown (30,075)
Jefferson Valley-Yorktown (14,682)
Jericho (13,445)
Johnson City (14,773)
Kenmore (15,160)
Kent (13,318)
Kings Park (17,694)
Kingsbury (12,561)
Kingston (23,436)
Kirkland (10,184)
Kiryas Joel (22,851)
La Grange (15,705)
Lackawanna (17,965)
Lake Grove (11,235)
Lake Ronkonkoma (19,933)
Lancaster (10,258)
Lancaster (Town) (43,007)
Lansing (Town) (11,524)
Le Ray (22,284)
Levittown (52,485)
Lewisboro (12,789)
Lewiston (Town) (16,051)
Lindenhurst (27,277)
Lloyd (10,612)
Lockport (20,624)
Lockport (Town) (20,177)
Long Beach (33,550)
Lynbrook (19,558)
Lysander (22,785)
Malone (Town) (14,201)
Malta (15,070)
Mamakating (11,488)
Mamaroneck (19,375)
Mamaroneck (Town) (29,957)
Manhattan (1,644,518)
Manlius (Town) (32,391)
Manorville (14,169)
Massapequa (22,323)
Massapequa Park (17,232)
Massena (10,629)
Massena (Town) (12,527)
Mastic (16,274)
Mastic Beach (14,841)
Medford (24,535)
Melville (19,228)
Merrick (21,293)
Middle Island (10,030)
Middletown (27,812)
Miller Place (11,783)
Milton (18,973)
Mineola (19,139)
Monroe (Town) (42,983)
Monsey (20,171)
Montgomery (Town) (23,670)
Moreau (15,149)
Mount Kisco (11,145)
Mount Kisco (Town) (11,145)
Mount Pleasant (44,890)
Mount Sinai (12,620)
Mount Vernon (68,628)
Nanuet (18,366)
Nesconset (14,080)
New Cassel (13,988)
New Castle (18,067)
New City (33,874)
New Hartford (Town) (22,114)
New Paltz (Town) (14,179)
New Rochelle (79,846)
New Windsor (26,577)
New York City (8,550,405)
Newburgh (28,290)
Newburgh (Town) (30,744)
Niagara Falls (48,916)
Niskayuna (22,112)
North Amityville (19,608)
North Babylon (17,262)
North Bay Shore (19,995)
North Bellmore (20,483)
North Bellport (11,680)
North Castle (12,304)
North Greenbush (12,207)
North Hempstead (230,614)
North Lindenhurst (11,334)
North Massapequa (18,970)
North Merrick (11,772)
North New Hyde Park (15,230)
North Tonawanda (30,785)
North Valley Stream (17,247)
North Wantagh (11,773)
Oceanside (30,329)
Ogden (20,200)
Ogdensburg (10,883)
Olean (13,870)
Oneida (11,134)
Oneonta (13,862)
Onondaga (23,084)
Ontario (10,117)
Orangetown (50,479)
Orchard Park (Town) (29,613)
Ossining (25,441)
Ossining (Town) (38,384)
Oswego (17,787)
Owego (Town) (19,182)
Oyster Bay (298,768)
Parma (15,836)
Patchogue (12,463)
Patterson (11,973)
Pearl River (15,901)
Peekskill (24,043)
Pelham (Town) (12,642)
Penfield (37,502)
Perinton (46,500)
Pittsford (Town) (29,618)
Plainview (26,206)
Plattekill (10,304)
Plattsburgh (19,806)
Plattsburgh (Town) (11,896)
Pomfret (14,351)
Port Chester (29,620)
Port Washington (15,847)
Potsdam (Town) (16,218)
Poughkeepsie (30,371)
Poughkeepsie (Town) (44,452)
Putnam Valley (11,660)
Queens (2,339,150)
Queensbury (27,703)
Ramapo (135,257)
Red Hook (Town) (11,239)
Ridge (12,921)
Riverhead (33,774)
Riverhead (CDP) (14,354)
Rochester (209,802)
Rockville Centre (24,201)
Rocky Point (14,145)
Rome (32,573)
Ronkonkoma (18,978)
Roosevelt (16,554)
Rotterdam (29,314)
Rotterdam (CDP) (20,956)
Rye (16,046)
Rye (Town) (47,023)
Salina (33,309)
Salisbury (12,154)
Saratoga Springs (27,765)
Saugerties (Town) (19,187)
Sayville (16,311)
Scarsdale (17,885)
Scarsdale (Town) (17,885)
Schenectady (65,305)
Schodack (13,179)
Seaford (15,405)
Selden (20,390)
Setauket-East Setauket (14,293)
Shawangunk (14,138)
Shirley (25,931)
Sleepy Hollow (10,242)
Smithtown (118,275)
Smithtown (CDP) (26,408)
Somers (21,397)
South Farmingdale (14,576)
Southampton (Town) (58,254)
Southeast (18,041)
Southold (22,274)
Southport (10,520)
Spring Valley (32,598)
St. James (13,274)
Staten Island (474,558)
Stony Brook (13,936)
Stony Point (15,513)
Stony Point (CDP) (12,854)
Suffern (11,001)
Sullivan (15,249)
Sweden (14,230)
Syosset (18,872)
Syracuse (144,142)
Tarrytown (11,560)
Terryville (11,686)
The Bronx (1,455,444)
Thompson (14,871)
Tonawanda (14,907)
Tonawanda (CDP) (58,204)
Tonawanda (Town) (72,937)
Troy (49,906)
Ulster (12,278)
Union (54,995)
Uniondale (24,787)
Utica (61,100)
Valley Cottage (10,185)
Valley Stream (37,962)
Van Buren (13,382)
Vestal (28,213)
Victor (Town) (14,721)
Wallkill (28,364)
Wantagh (19,074)
Wappinger (26,980)
Warwick (Town) (31,341)
Watertown (26,780)
Watervliet (10,214)
Wawarsing (12,925)
Webster (Town) (44,180)
West Babylon (43,725)
West Haverstraw (10,421)
West Hempstead (18,801)
West Islip (27,545)
West Seneca (45,575)
West Seneca (CDP) (44,902)
Westbury (15,379)
Wheatfield (18,315)
White Plains (58,459)
Whitestown (18,598)
Wilton (16,717)
Woodbury (10,879)
Woodbury (Town) (11,563)
Woodmere (17,067)
Wyandanch (11,187)
Yonkers (201,116)
Yorktown (37,093)