New York City Metro Area

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The New York City metro area is centered in New York and has 18,796,078 residents. It has very high home values, high rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have high education levels and average income levels.
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New York City Metro Area

Cities

Name Population
New York City 8,128,980
Newark 275,512
Jersey City 245,226
Yonkers 195,506
Paterson 145,915
Elizabeth 123,905
Toms River 88,937
Clifton 83,274
New Rochelle 76,405
Passaic 69,253
Mount Vernon 67,236
Union City 66,095
East Orange 64,616
Bayonne 62,485
White Plains 56,340
Brentwood 56,302
New Brunswick 54,500
Hempstead 53,584
Levittown 53,361
Perth Amboy 50,512
Lakewood 49,646
Plainfield 49,365
West New York 48,973
Hoboken 48,515
West Babylon 43,754
Hackensack 42,857
Freeport 42,767
Sayreville 42,511
Hicksville 40,996
Kearny 40,406
Linden 40,173
Coram 38,419
East Meadow 37,390
Valley Stream 37,212
Central Islip 36,638
Commack 36,157
Fort Lee 35,274
Elmont 35,033
New City 33,717
Long Beach 33,364
Centereach 32,450
Fair Lawn 32,286
Huntington Station 31,857
Spring Valley 30,802
Long Branch 30,801
Oceanside 30,599
Garfield 30,329
Franklin Square 30,230
Westfield 30,095
Port Chester 28,772
Shirley 28,290
Bay Shore 28,041
West Islip 27,930
Deer Park 27,492
Lindenhurst 27,330
Rahway 27,127
Harrison 27,103
Holbrook 27,009
Englewood 27,003
Dix Hills 26,829
Glen Cove 26,814
Bergenfield 26,663
Paramus 26,197
Plainview 26,063
Smithtown 26,044
Medford 25,188
Ossining 24,943
Ridgewood 24,895
Uniondale 24,259
Lodi 24,078
Rockville Centre 23,986
Cliffside Park 23,469
Peekskill 23,392
Baldwin 23,361
South Plainfield 23,237
Old Bridge 22,746
Carteret 22,623
Massapequa 22,487
Garden City 22,217
North Plainfield 21,942
Somerset 21,921
East Patchogue 21,698
Copiague 21,469
Merrick 21,317
Summit 21,316
Lake Ronkonkoma 21,164
Hauppauge 21,103
Roselle 21,016
East Northport 20,933
Woodbridge 19,937
Selden 19,750
North Bellmore 19,738
Eastchester 19,421
Lynbrook 19,407
Elmwood Park 19,311
Palisades Park 19,311
Ronkonkoma 19,292
Islip 19,278
Syosset 19,064
Holtsville 18,971

Nearby Metro Areas

Name Population
Trenton Metro Area 365,318
Philadelphia Metro Area 5,938,918
New Haven Metro Area 858,759
Dover Metro Area 159,936
Hartford Metro Area 1,207,636
Baltimore Metro Area 2,697,421
Albany Metro Area 868,231
Providence Metro Area 1,601,264
Worcester Metro Area 794,981
Washington, D.C. Metro Area 5,503,801

Comparable Metro Areas

Name Population Distance
Boston Metro Area 4,521,737 231 mi.
Chicago Metro Area 9,425,706 692 mi.
Philadelphia Metro Area 5,938,918 68 mi.
Los Angeles Metro Area 12,777,695 2,409 mi.
Washington, D.C. Metro Area 5,503,801 193 mi.

ZIP Codes

Name Population
11368 103,401
11220 99,540
11226 99,422
11385 99,295
11373 96,474
10025 95,330
11234 94,891
11236 94,643
11219 94,083
10467 93,833
11208 93,447
11211 90,522
08701 89,949
11207 89,676
10314 87,662
11377 87,143
10456 86,121
11230 85,757
11355 82,505
10002 81,335
11203 80,337
11212 80,311
11206 79,674
10453 79,376
11204 78,690
10029 78,451
11214 78,326
11221 77,041
11229 77,021
11218 76,811
10462 75,407
10452 75,150
10468 73,738
10458 73,436
11223 73,208
10466 72,997
11209 71,704
10469 71,245
11235 71,129
07055 69,290
11375 69,266
10457 69,144
10463 68,345
11746 66,584
07087 66,322
11233 66,315
10472 66,041
11706 65,982
11215 65,477
11210 64,508
11372 63,520
08753 63,003
10701 62,939
10032 62,798
07002 62,485
10009 62,335
11213 62,231
07305 61,392
11434 61,183
10312 60,318
10024 60,239
07047 60,115
07093 60,038
10023 60,035
11691 59,376
11225 58,987
10027 58,834
10128 58,793
10031 58,736
10033 58,027
10977 57,800
10473 57,444
11432 56,900
11717 56,154
11550 56,045
07728 55,763
10306 55,710
08854 55,477
10460 55,462
10003 55,190
11758 54,699
08901 54,537
07470 54,479
07111 54,428
10016 53,754
08527 53,374
11216 53,065
11354 53,050
07083 52,846
11435 52,358
08861 52,235
11237 52,123
07306 52,027
10461 51,767
07104 51,482
11201 51,356
10011 51,064
11238 50,840
08873 49,365
07105 48,639

School Districts

Name
New York City Geographic District No. 2
New York City Geographic District No. 10
New York City Geographic District No. 9
New York City Geographic District No. 31
New York City Geographic District No. 27
New York City Geographic District No. 11
New York City Geographic District No. 12
New York City Geographic District No. 8
New York City Geographic District No. 24
New York City Geographic District No. 17
New York City Geographic District No. 3
New York City Geographic District No. 13
New York City Geographic District No. 19
New York City Geographic District No. 6
New York City Geographic District No. 28
New York City Geographic District No. 15
New York City Geographic District No. 20
New York City Geographic District No. 30
New York City Geographic District No. 29
New York City Geographic District No. 25
New York City Geographic District No. 14
New York City Geographic District No. 7
New York City Geographic District No. 21
New York City Geographic District No. 4
Yonkers City School District
New York City Geographic District No. 22
New York City Geographic District No. 18
New York City Geographic District No. 5
New York City Geographic District No. 26
New York City Geographic District No. 1
New York City Geographic District No. 23
New York City Geographic District No. 32
New York City Geographic District No. 16
Sachem Central School District
Brentwood Union Free School District
Clarkstown Central School District
Mount Vernon City School District
Wappingers Central School District
Smithtown Central School District
East Ramapo Central School District
Middle Country Central School District
Hempstead Union Free School District
Patchogue-Medford Union Free School District
Half Hollow Hills Central School District
Connetquot Central School District
Levittown Union Free School District
North Rockland Central School District
New Rochelle City School District
Great Neck Union Free School District
Oceanside Union Free School District
Syosset Central School District
Lakeland Central School District
Lindenhurst Union Free School District
East Meadow Union Free School District
Massapequa Union Free School District
Northport-East Northport Union Free School District
West Islip Union Free School District
Baldwin Union Free School District
Hicksville Union Free School District
Plainview-Old Bethpage Central School District
Huntington Union Free School District
Freeport Union Free School District
Three Village Central School District
Central Islip Union Free School District
Uniondale Union Free School District
White Plains City School District
Commack Union Free School District
William Floyd Union Free School District
East Islip Union Free School District
Rockville Centre Union Free School District
Port Washington Union Free School District
Ramapo Central School District
Mineola Union Free School District
Garden City Union Free School District
Bedford Central School District
Lynbrook Union Free School District
Bay Shore Union Free School District
North Babylon Union Free School District
Riverhead Central School District
Long Beach City School District
Scarsdale Union Free School District
West Babylon Union Free School District
Longwood Central School District
Deer Park Union Free School District
Union Free School District of the Tarrytowns
South Country Central School District
Roosevelt Union Free School District
Ossining Union Free School District
Glen Cove City School District
North Bellmore Union Free School District
Pelham Union Free School District
Chappaqua Central School District
Farmingdale Union Free School District
Port Chester-Rye Union Free School District
Harrison Central School District
Yorktown Central School District
South Huntington Union Free School District
Brookhaven-Comsewogue Union Free School District
Westbury Union Free School District
Mahopac Central School District

Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Brooklyn Technical High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 DeWitt Clinton High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Fort Hamilton High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Francis Lewis High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Benjamin N. Cardozo High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Midwood High School at Brooklyn College Public 9-12 High
2.00 Edward R. Murrow High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Herbert H. Lehman High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Forest Hills High School Public 9-12 High
Central UTA School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Tottenville High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Brentwood High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Bayside High School Public 9-12 High
United Talmudical Academy Torah Private PK-10 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 Long Island City High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 John Bowne High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Franklin D. Roosevelt High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 New Rochelle High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 John Adams High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Stuyvesant High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Hillcrest High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Clifton High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 New Utrecht High School Public 9-12 High
Bais Rochel School Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 James Madison High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Passaic County Technical Institute Public 7-12 Middle, High
2.00 William Floyd High School Public 9-12 High
Yeshiva Avir Yakov Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.33 Susan E. Wagner High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Flushing High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Old Bridge High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Bronx High School of Science Public 9-12 High
1.66 William Cullen Bryant High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 Richmond Hill High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Longwood High School Public 9-12 High
3.33 Hunterdon Central High School Public 9-12 High
3.33 Bridgewater-Raritn High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 Newtown High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Patchogue-Medford High School Public 9-12 High
Yeshiva Imrei Chaim Visnitz Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
St. Francis Preparatory School Private 9-12 High
2.00 John Dewey High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Abraham Lincoln High School Public 9-12 High
Kellenberg Memorial High School Private 6-12 Middle, High
2.00 Curtis High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 Passaic High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Martin Van Buren High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art & Performing Arts Public 9-12 High
St. Anthony's High School Private 9-12 High
3.00 Freehold Township High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 New Dorp High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Commack High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Bayonne High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 North Bergen High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Sachem High School East Public 9-12 High
1.00 Murry Bergtraum High School for Business Careers Public 9-12 High
3.33 Hillsborough High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Grover Cleveland High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 Perth Amboy High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 William L. Dickinson High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Sachem High School North Public 9-12 High
1.33 Union Senior High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Lindenhurst Senior High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Thomas A. Edison Career & Technical High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Port Richmond High School Public 9-12 High
Bnos Yisroel Girls' School of Viznitz Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 J.P. Stevens High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Syosset Senior High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Howell High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 John Jay Senior High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 I.S. 61 - Leonardo da Vinci Public 6-8 Middle
3.00 East Brunswick High School Public 10-12 High
3.00 White Plains Senior High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Piscataway Township High School Public 9-12 High
Magen David Yeshivah School Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.00 Toms River High School North Public 9-12 High
3.00 Connetquot High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Sheepshead Bay High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 South Brunswick High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Freeport High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Aviation Career & Technical High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 Union City High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Northport Senior High School Public 9-12 High
Yeshiva Kehilath Yaakov Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 Watchung Hills Regional High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 West Orange High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Marlboro High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 I.S. 145 - Joseph Pulitzer Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 J.H.S. 210 - Elizabeth Blackwell Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Uniondale High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Roy C. Ketcham Senior High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 North Rockland High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Franklin Township High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Edison High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 P.S. 19 - Marino Jeantet Public K-5 Elementary
1.33 Harry S. Truman High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Massapequa High School Public 10-12 High
2.66 M.S. 137 - America's School of Heroes Public 6-8 Middle
1.00 John F. Kennedy High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Farmingdale Senior High School Public 9-12 High

Colleges

Name
Rutgers University
SUNY Suffolk County Community College
CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College
SUNY Nassau Community College
New York University
Thomas Edison State College
CUNY LaGuardia Community College
CUNY Kingsborough Community College
Bergen Community College
CUNY Hunter College
St. John's University - New York
CUNY New York City College of Technology
CUNY Queens College
SUNY Stony Brook University
CUNY Queensborough Community College
Brookdale Community College
Montclair State University
SUNY Westchester Community College
CUNY Baruch College
Montgomery County Community College - Central Campus
University of Rhode Island
CUNY College of Staten Island
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
CUNY Brooklyn College
CUNY City College of New York
Middlesex County College
Kean University
Union County College
Essex County College
CUNY Bronx Community College
Northampton County Area Community College
SUNY Dutchess Community College
Bucks County Community College
William Paterson University of New Jersey
Burlington County College
Ocean County College
Fashion Institute of Technology
Passaic County Community College
CUNY Lehman College
Hudson County Community College
Mercer County Community College
County College of Morris
Southern Connecticut State University
Raritan Valley Community College
CUNY York College
Pace University
Fordham University
Long Island University - C.W. Post
SUNY Rockland Community College
Mercy College
Gateway Community College - Connecticut
SUNY Farmingdale State College
Columbia University
Rutgers University - Newark
Atlantic Cape Community College
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
Naugatuck Valley Community College
Lehigh Carbon Community College
SUNY Orange County Community College
Touro College
The New School
Hofstra University
Norwalk Community College
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Monroe College - Bronx
New Jersey Institute of Technology
New Jersey City University
SUNY New Paltz
CUNY Medgar Evers College
The College of New Jersey
CUNY Hostos Community College
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Quinnipiac University
Housatonic Community College
Ramapo College of New Jersey
Western Connecticut State University
Marist College
Seton Hall University
Yale University
Princeton University
Long Island University - Brooklyn
Adelphi University
Three Rivers Community College - Connecticut
Lehigh University
Berkeley College - New York
St. Joseph's College - New York
New York Institute of Technology
Monmouth University
ASA College
University of New Haven
United States Military Academy at West Point
Rider University
La Salle University
SUNY College at Old Westbury
SUNY Purchase College
Sacred Heart University
University of Scranton
St. Joseph's College - Long Island
Fairfield University
School of Visual Arts
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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Race New York City Metro Area United States Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Washington, D.C. Metro Area
White 49.32% 64.16% 75.60% 55.31% 65.41% 31.99% 48.99%
Hispanic 22.57% 16.05% 8.79% 20.35% 7.59% 44.12% 13.46%
African American 16.26% 12.21% 6.75% 17.14% 20.20% 6.74% 25.47%
Asian 9.83% 4.67% 6.39% 5.56% 4.85% 14.55% 9.11%
Other 1.98% 2.87% 2.43% 1.59% 1.90% 2.54% 2.93%

Gender

Gender New York City Metro Area United States Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Washington, D.C. Metro Area
Male 48.2% 49.2% 48.4% 48.9% 48.2% 49.4% 48.7%
Female 51.8% 50.8% 51.6% 51.1% 51.8% 50.6% 51.3%

Education Levels

Education Levels New York City Metro Area United States Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Washington, D.C. Metro Area
Less than a high school diploma 16% 15% 10% 14% 12% 22% 10%
High school diploma or equivalent 27% 29% 25% 25% 31% 20% 19%
Some college or associate degree 22% 29% 23% 27% 24% 27% 23%
Bachelor's degree 21% 18% 24% 21% 20% 20% 25%
Master's degree or higher 15% 10% 19% 13% 13% 11% 22%

Age

Age New York City Metro Area United States Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Washington, D.C. Metro Area
9 years and under 12% 13% 12% 14% 13% 13% 13%
10 to 17 years 11% 11% 10% 12% 11% 12% 11%
18 to 24 years 9% 10% 10% 9% 10% 10% 9%
25 to 34 years 14% 13% 14% 14% 13% 15% 15%
35 to 44 years 14% 14% 14% 14% 14% 15% 15%
45 to 54 years 15% 15% 15% 15% 15% 14% 15%
55 to 64 years 11% 12% 12% 11% 12% 10% 11%
65 and over 13% 13% 13% 11% 13% 11% 10%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Rent vs. Own New York City Metro Area United States Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Washington, D.C. Metro Area
Rent 47.4% 33.9% 37.2% 32.6% 30.7% 49.2% 34.4%
Own 52.6% 66.1% 62.7% 67.3% 69.3% 50.8% 65.6%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Type of Crime New York City Metro Area United States Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Washington, D.C. Metro Area
Rape 13.9 29.2 37.6 NA 56.2 23.6 37.3
Murder 4.9 5.6 8.0 18.5 20.4 7.2 13.9
Robbery 238.5 150.7 269.5 497.6 495.3 217.7 589.1
Assault 371.3 280.9 450.4 453.1 541.9 214.9 537.5

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Type of Crime New York City Metro Area United States Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Washington, D.C. Metro Area
Burglary 229.9 718.3 534.2 839.9 776.0 433.9 556.5
Larceny 1,402.7 2,276.2 2,126.5 2,684.9 2,442.3 1,429.7 3,510.2
Motor vehicle theft 97.8 275.5 234.2 627.7 398.5 362.7 561.3

Income

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