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 ( 412.30 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Empire State
Excelsior State
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 , 5,344 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 2124 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
2132 cities in New York
Map City Population
New York City 8,550,405
Brooklyn 2,636,735
Queens 2,339,150
Manhattan 1,644,518
The Bronx 1,455,444
Hempstead (Town) 771,018
Brookhaven 489,278
Staten Island 474,558
Islip 336,113
Oyster Bay 298,768
62 counties in New York
County Population
Kings 2,559,903
Queens 2,253,858
New York 1,628,706
Suffolk 1,476,601
Bronx 1,418,207
Nassau 1,356,924
Westchester 967,506
Erie 918,702
Monroe 741,770
Richmond 476,143