New York

The state of New York, nicknamed the Empire State, was one of the original thirteen colonies that formed the United States. It has, since the beginning, been among the most populous and influential states.
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One of the world's greatest cities, New York is a global center for media, entertainment, art, fashion, research, finance, and trade. Photo: Marco Cortese, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The largest city in New York State's , is a city full of surprises. Photo: AndreCarrotflower, CC BY-SA 3.0.

If you're a visitor in and you ask a local for advice, one of the things you'll almost certainly be told is to stay away from the . Photo: Andre Carrotflower, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the southern portion of New York State, , in contrast to , the upper portion. Photo: Antonio Rivera, CC BY 2.0.

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The region of New York State consists of 5 counties near the Great Lakes of Erie… Photo: Taxiarchos228, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Between New York City's suburbs and the larger Upstate region is a transitional area, a place where many New Yorkers get away from it all to relax. Photo: Ahodges7, Public domain.

Wine and water define the , a region of New York state south of . Photo: NASA, Public domain.

The of New York State is the geographical region that includes the counties of New York State west of the and along the northern border of . Photo: Kp1111, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Central region of New York is a crossroads, dominated by the state's fifth-largest city, , and the Mohawk River that flows eastward through this region. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The , also known as the Capital Region, is the metropolitan area surrounding , the capital of the U.S. state of New York. Photo: UpstateNYer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Adirondack Park is both the largest and the first government-protected park in the . Photo: LtPowers, CC BY-SA 3.0.

North of the lies the , the northern border of New York. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

New York

Latitude of center
43.1562° or 43° 9' 22.2" north
Longitude of center
-75.845° or 75° 50' 42" west
Population
19,700,000
Abbreviation
NY
Elevation
922 feet (281 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 316976734
Geo­Names ID
5128638
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: New York
  • Afar: Nyu york Shtati
  • Afrikaans: Deelstaat New York
  • Afrikaans: NY
  • Afrikaans: New York
  • Albanian: New York
  • Albanian: Nju Jork
  • Amharic: ኒው ዮርክ
  • Arabic: New York
  • Arabic: نيويورك
  • Aragonese: Nueva York
  • Armenian: Նյու Յորք
  • Arpitan: New York
  • Arpitan: Novèla York
  • Asturian: Estáu de Nueva York
  • Asturian: Nueva York
  • Aymara: New York suyu
  • Azerbaijani: Nyu-York
  • Azerbaijani: Nyu-York ştatı
  • Bashkir: Нью-Йорк
  • Basque: New York
  • Bavarian: New York
  • Belarusian: Нью-Ёрк
  • Belarusian: Штат Нью-Ёрк
  • Bengali: নিউ ইয়র্ক
  • Bengali: নিউইয়র্ক
  • Bhojpuri: न्हु यर्क
  • Bishnupriya: নিউ ইয়র্ক
  • Bislama: Niu York
  • Bosnian: New York
  • Brahui: Niú Yárk
  • Breton: Evrog Nevez
  • Breton: NY
  • Breton: New York
  • Breton: Stad New York
  • Breton: stad Evrog Nevez
  • Breton: stad New York
  • Bulgarian: Ню Йорк
  • Burmese: နယူးယောက်ပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Estat de Nova York
  • Catalan: Nova York
  • Cebuano: New York
  • Central Bikol: Nueva York
  • Central Kurdish: نیویۆرک
  • Chavacano: Nueva York
  • Chechen: Нью-Йорк
  • Cherokee: ᎠᏤ ᏲᎩ
  • Cherokee: ᏄᏯᎩ
  • Chinese: NY
  • Chinese: New York
  • Chinese: 紐約州
  • Chinese: 纽约州 / 紐約州
  • Chinese: 纽约州
  • Chuvash: Çĕнĕ Йорк
  • Chuvash: Нью-Йорк
  • Cornish: Stat Evrek Nowydh
  • Corsican: New York
  • Crimean Tatar: Nyu York
  • Croatian: New York
  • Czech: New York
  • Czech: State of New York
  • Danish: NY
  • Danish: New York
  • Dimli (individual language): New York
  • Dutch: NY
  • Dutch: New York
  • Dutch: New York State
  • Eastern Mari: Нью-Йорк
  • Egyptian Arabic: نيو يورك
  • Egyptian Arabic: ولاية نيويورك
  • English: Empire State
  • English: NY
  • English: NYS
  • English: NY state
  • English: New York (state)
  • English: New York, United States
  • English: New York State
  • English: New York state
  • English: State of New York
  • Esperanto: Imperio-Ŝtato
  • Esperanto: Nov-Jorkio
  • Esperanto: Novjorkio
  • Esperanto: Ŝtato Nov-Jorkio
  • Estonian: New Yorgi osariik
  • Faroese: New York
  • Fiji Hindi: New York
  • Fijian: Niu Yoka
  • Finnish: New York
  • French: NY
  • French: NYS
  • French: New York
  • French: New York (État)
  • French: État de New York
  • Gagauz: New York
  • Galician: Estado de Nova York
  • Galician: Nova York
  • Georgian: ნიუ-იორკი
  • Georgian: ნიუ-იორკის შტატი
  • German: Empire State
  • German: NY
  • German: NYS
  • German: New York
  • German: New York (Bundesstaat)
  • German: New York Staat
  • German: New York State
  • Gothic: 𐌽𐌹𐌿 𐌹𐌰𐌿𐍂𐌺
  • Greek: Νέα Υόρκη
  • Guarani: New York
  • Guarani: Pyahu Iork
  • Gujarati: ન્યુ યોર્ક
  • Gujarati: ન્યૂ યૉર્ક
  • Haitian: Nou Yòk
  • Hakka Chinese: New York
  • Hakka Chinese: Néu-yok-chû
  • Hausa: New York (jiha)
  • Hausa: New York
  • Hausa: Nuioka
  • Hawaiian: Nuioka
  • Hebrew: מדינת ניו יורק
  • Hebrew: ניו יורק
  • Hindi: न्यूयॉर्क
  • Hungarian: New York
  • Icelandic: New York-fylki
  • Ido: Nova-York
  • Igbo: Nú Yọk
  • Iloko: New York
  • Inari Sami: New York (uásistaatâ)
  • Inari Sami: New York
  • Indonesian: New York
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): New York
  • Interlingue: New York
  • Inuktitut: ᓂᐅ ᐃᐅᕐᒃ
  • Inupiaq: Tchiaq York
  • Irish: Nua-Eabhrac
  • Italian: NY
  • Italian: New York (Stato)
  • Italian: New York
  • Italian: New York State
  • Italian: State of New York
  • Italian: Stato di New York
  • Italian: Stato di Nuova York
  • Japanese: ニューヨーク州
  • Javanese: New York
  • Kabiyè: Niwu Yɔrkɩ
  • Kabyle: New York
  • Kalmyk: Нью-Йорк
  • Kalmyk: Шин Йорк
  • Kannada: ನ್ಯೂ ಯಾರ್ಕ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Nyu york Shtati
  • Kashubian: Nowi Jork
  • Kazakh: Нью-Йорк
  • Khmer: ញូវយ៉ក
  • Korean: 뉴욕
  • Korean: 뉴욕 주
  • Korean: 뉴욕주
  • Kurdish: New York
  • Ladino: Mueva York
  • Lao: New York
  • Lao: ລັດນີວຢອກ
  • Latin: Novum Eboracum
  • Latvian: Ņujorka
  • Ligurian: Niorche
  • Limburgan: New York
  • Lingua Franca Nova: New York
  • Literary Chinese: 紐約州
  • Lithuanian: Niujorko valstija
  • Lojban: niu,IORK
  • Lojban: niu
  • Lombard: New York
  • Low German: New York
  • Low German: Nyjork
  • Low German: ‎Niej-York
  • Luxembourgish: New York
  • Macedonian: Њујорк
  • Maithili: न्यू योर्क
  • Malay: New York
  • Malayalam: ന്യൂയോർക്ക്
  • Manx: York Noa
  • Maori: New York
  • Marathi: न्यू यॉर्क
  • Mazanderani: نیویورک ایالت
  • Min Dong Chinese: New York
  • Min Dong Chinese: Niū-iók-ciŭ
  • Min Nan Chinese: New York
  • Minangkabau: New York
  • Mingrelian: ნიუ-იორკიშ შტატი
  • Mongolian: Нью-Йорк
  • Mongolian: Нью-Йорк Муж Улс
  • N'Ko: ߣ.ߦ.ߞ
  • N'Ko: ߣ.ߦ
  • N'Ko: ߣߌߦߥ ߦߐߙߞ
  • N'Ko: ߣߌߦߥ ߦߐߙߞ ߞߊ߬ߝߏ
  • Navajo: Kin Yótʼááh Deezʼá Hahoodzo
  • Nepali: न्यु यर्क
  • Nepali: न्यू योर्क
  • Newari: न्यु यर्क
  • Newari: न्हु यर्क
  • Northern Frisian: New York
  • Northern Luri: نیویورک
  • Northern Sami: New York
  • Norwegian: New York
  • Norwegian: New York State
  • Norwegian Bokmål: New York (delstat)
  • Norwegian Bokmål: New York
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Delstaten New York
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: NY
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: NYS
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: New York
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: New York State
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nava York
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nuòva York
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nòva York
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܢܝܘ ܝܘܪܩ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Nīwe Eoforwic
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Nīwe Eoforwīc
  • Oriya: ନିଉ ୟର୍କ
  • Ossetian: Нью-Йорк
  • Pali: न्हु यर्क
  • Pampanga: New York
  • Panjabi: ਨਿਊ ਯਾਰਕ
  • Panjabi: ਨਿਊਯਾਰਕ
  • Papiamento: New York
  • Pennsylvania German: Nei Yarrick (Schtaat)
  • Pennsylvania German: Nei Yarrick
  • Persian: ایالت نیویورک
  • Persian: نیویورک
  • Pfaelzisch: New York
  • Pfaelzisch: Nju Yoorg
  • Picard: Étot d'New York
  • Piemontese: New York
  • Polish: Nowy Jork
  • Portuguese: Nova Iorque
  • Portuguese: Nova York
  • Portuguese: estado de Nova Iorque
  • Pushto: نيويارک
  • Quechua: New York suyu
  • Romanian: NY
  • Romanian: New York (stat)
  • Romanian: New York
  • Romansh: New York
  • Russia Buriat: Нью-Йорк
  • Russian: Нью-Йорк (штат)
  • Russian: Нью-Йорк
  • Russian: штат Нью-Йорк
  • Rusyn: Ню Йорк (штат)
  • Rusyn: Ню Йорк
  • Samoan: Niu Ioka
  • Samogitian: Niojuorks
  • Sanskrit: न्यू यार्क्
  • Sardinian: New York
  • Saterfriesisch: New York
  • Scots: New York
  • Scottish Gaelic: Eabhraig Nuadh
  • Serbian: Њујорк
  • Serbo-Croatian: New York
  • Sicilian: New York
  • Silesian: Nowy Jork
  • Sindhi: نيو يارڪ
  • Sinhala: නිව්යෝක්
  • Sinhala: නිව්යෝර්ක්
  • Slovak: New York
  • Slovenian: New York
  • Somali: New York
  • South Azerbaijani: نیویورک ایالتی
  • Spanish: Estado de Nueva York
  • Spanish: NY
  • Spanish: New York, United States
  • Spanish: New York State
  • Spanish: Nueva York
  • Spanish: Nueva York (estado)
  • Sundanese: New York
  • Swahili: New York
  • Swedish: New York
  • Swedish: New York State
  • Swedish: delstaten New York, USA
  • Swiss German: New York
  • Tagalog: New York
  • Tajik: Иёлати Ню-Йорк
  • Tajik: Ню-Йорк
  • Tajik: иёлати Ню-Йорк
  • Tamil: நியூ யோர்க் மாநிலம்
  • Tatar: Нью-Йорк
  • Telugu: న్యూయార్క్ రాష్ట్రం
  • Thai: รัฐนิวยอร์ก
  • Tosk Albanian: New York
  • Turkish: New York
  • Turkmen: Nýu-Ýork ştaty
  • Uighur: Nyuyork Shitati
  • Ukrainian: Нью-Йорк (штат)
  • Ukrainian: Нью-Йорк
  • Ukrainian: штат Нью-Йорк
  • Upper Sorbian: New York
  • Urdu: نیو یارک
  • Urdu: نیویارک
  • Uzbek: Nyu York
  • Venetian: New York
  • Vietnamese: New York
  • Vietnamese: Niu Oóc
  • Vietnamese: Nữu Ước
  • Vietnamese: Tiểu bang New York
  • Vietnamese: Tiểu bang Nữu Ước
  • Vlaams: New York
  • Volapük: New York
  • Waray (Philippines): New York
  • Waray (Philippines): Nueva York
  • Welsh: Efrog Newydd
  • Western Armenian: Նիւ Եորք
  • Western Frisian: New York
  • Western Mari: Нью-Йорк
  • Western Panjabi: نیو یارک
  • Wu Chinese: 纽约州
  • Xhosa: INyuyokhu
  • Yakut: Нью Йорк, штат
  • Yakut: Нью Йорк
  • Yiddish: ניו יארק
  • Yoruba: New York
  • Yoruba: Ìpínlẹ̀ New York
  • Yue Chinese: 紐約州
  • Zeeuws: New York
  • Zulu: New York Isifunda
  • Neu Jorck
  • New Jork
  • New Nederlandt
  • New Netherland
  • New Netherlandes
  • Nieuw Nederland
  • Nouvelle Yorck
  • Nuova York
  • Nutaaq Yurkaq
  • Nêuvo York
  • Yancuic York
  • Yancuīc York

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