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Cities & States

New York
Population: 8,426,743
 
Buffalo
Population: 259,517
 
Rochester
Population: 210,745
 
Yonkers
Population: 199,435
 
Syracuse
Population: 144,564
 
Albany
Population: 98,468
 
New Rochelle
Population: 79,027
 
Cheektowaga
Population: 74,905
 
Mount Vernon
Population: 68,221
 
Schenectady
Population: 65,735
 

Kings County
Population: 2,539,789
 
Queens County
Population: 2,256,400
 
New York County
Population: 1,605,272
 
Suffolk County
Population: 1,495,803
 
Bronx County
Population: 1,397,315
 
Nassau County
Population: 1,343,765
 
Westchester County
Population: 956,283
 
Erie County
Population: 919,230
 
Monroe County
Population: 746,548
 
Richmond County
Population: 470,223
 

New York

New York Employment Profile

Located in the BLS New York-New Jersey region, the Empire State’s primary economic driver historically is New York City, the world’s financial capital. Job growth in the leisure and hospitality sectors confirms New York City’s status as a national and international shopping and tourist destination. New York is also known for agricultural products such as dairy, apples, cherries, cabbages, and maple syrup. New York’s economy will continue to be challenged by slow population growth and a sizable state debt burden. (Source: FY 2016 Executive Budget: Economic and Revenue Outlook)

Based on 2013 statistics, the healthcare and social assistance sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by government and government enterprises; retail trade; professional and technical services; and finance and insurance, respectively. (Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)

Below is a profile of key demographics, courtesy of Merritt Research Services, LLC.

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Total Population (2000, 2010, 2015*)


Based on 2000, 2010 and 2015* U.S. Census data
3.54% increase since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2015’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

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