New York City

One of the world's greatest cities, New York is a global center for media, entertainment, art, fashion, research, finance, and trade. The bustling, cosmopolitan heart of the 4th largest metropolis in the world and by far the most populous city in the United States, New York has long been a key entry point and a defining city for the nation.

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Wall Street. Madison Avenue. 34th Street. Broadway. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, the "Borough of Homes and Churches," is one of the five boroughs of New York City. Photo: Suiseiseki, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a crescent-shaped borough traversing the north-to-south width of and including two of the major New York City area airports, LaGuardia and John F. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is one of the five boroughs of New York. Known for Yankee Stadium, the home field of the New York Yankees baseball team, the borough dates from 1899. Photo: eviltomthai, CC BY 2.0.

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is New York City's "Forgotten Borough" across New York Harbor from . Photo: Jjtkk, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Commercial district
The is an international organization aimed at facilitating co-operation between the world's countries on a wide variety of topics. is situated 3 miles northeast of New York City. Photo: Valarie, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in , in the . is situated 2½ miles southwest of New York City. Photo: Elcobbola, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
, the "Borough of Homes and Churches," is one of the five boroughs of New York City. is situated 5 miles southeast of New York City. Photo: Suiseiseki, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
Wall Street. Madison Avenue. 34th Street. Broadway. is situated 6 miles northeast of New York City. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
The of is one of the city's wealthiest districts. is situated 4½ miles northeast of New York City. Photo: Alex Proimos, CC BY 2.0.

New York City

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