The famous city of New York in the United States of America is one of the world’s most desired and famous places to visit. Home to some of the most unforgettable Hollywood movies, the city of New York is the most populated city of the country and also one of the most populated cities of the entire world. Usually called city of New York to make the distinction from the state it belongs to which is New York. It is divided in 5 different boroughs – Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and the Bronx.
In Manhattan there are many skyscrapers which makes the place famous for its skyline as it has also been home to many of the tallest buildings in the world, including the twin towers. Manhattan is also the administrative and financial center of the city.
Queens is the largest boroughs of the city by area and the place with the most ethnically diverse not only in the United but also the most ethnically diverse urban area in the world. Population wise the biggest borough is Brooklyn with 2,621,793 habitants.
Religion wise Christianity is the one with most followers with a percentage of 59%, being 33% of those Catholicism. It is followed by Judaism, with approximately 1.1 million Jews over half living in Brooklyn.
“Always having wanted to visit the city, I was ecstatic to finally have the chance to spend a few days there! There was so much to do and see, and we unfortunately didn’t get to do all of it, but I guess that is a good reason to go back soon, right?”
Country:United States of America
Capital: (united states capital) Washington D.C. ; (state of New York capital)
Largest City: (united states largest city) New York 8,491,079 habitants
Official language: American English
Currency: Dollar (£1 =1.54 USD)
Population: 8,491,079 habitants
Total area: 1,214 km2
President: Barack H. Obama (2009)