New York



New York is a state in the northeastern United States. New York is bordered by New Jersey and Pennsylvania to the south and Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont to the east. The state has a maritime border in the Atlantic Ocean with Rhode Island, east of Long Island, as well as an international border with the Canadian provinces of Quebec to the north and Ontario to the northwest. New York was one of the original Thirteen Colonies that formed the United States. The state of New York, with an estimated 19.8 million residents in 2015,[9] is also referred to as New York State to distinguish it from New York City, the state's most populous city and its economic hub.

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Census Data

Population estimates, July 1, 2016, (V2016)19,745,289
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2016)19,378,110
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2016, (V2016)1.90
Population, Census, April 1, 201019,378,102
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent, April 1, 20106.00
Persons under 18 years, percent, April 1, 201022.30
Persons 65 years and over, percent, April 1, 201013.50
Female persons, percent, April 1, 201051.60
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent, April 1, 201065.70
Black or African American alone, percent, April 1, 201015.90
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, April 1, 20100.60
Asian alone, percent, April 1, 20107.30
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, April 1, 2010
Two or More Races, percent, April 1, 20103.00
Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 2010 (b)17.60
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, April 1, 201058.30
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2011-2015828,586
Foreign born persons, percent, 2011-201522.50
Housing units, April 1, 20108,108,103
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2011-201553.60
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015283,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2011-20152,022
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2011-2015709
Median gross rent, 2011-20151,132
Families and Living Arrangements
Households, 2011-20157,262,279
Persons per household, 2011-2015263.00
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2011-201589.10
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2011-201530.40
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201585.60
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-201534.20
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2011-20157.40
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent8.10
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201563.30
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-201558.70
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)49,285,508
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000) (c)155,666,053
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000) (c)148,879,931
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)341,734,970
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000) (c)251,167,736
Total retail sales per capita, 2012 (c)12,834
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2011-201532
Income and Poverty
Median household income (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201559,269
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2015 dollars), 2011-201533,236
Persons in poverty, percent15.40
All firms, 20122,008,988
Men-owned firms, 20121,139,910
Women-owned firms, 2012725,709
Minority-owned firms, 2012709,021
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012709,021
Veteran-owned firms, 2012137,532
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20121,811,544
Population per square mile, 2010411
Land area in square miles, 201047,126