Large map of new york city. Many transit maps for the new york city subway have been designed since the subways inception in 1904. The large print new york city subway map is created in a larger font size for those who cannot see the regular map on smaller mobile devices or for those with vision difficulties. New york city ny is a very large town in united states having about 8008278 inhabitants. Originally a dutch village harlem was established in 1658 and annexed to new york city in 1873.
People all around the world know the bronx as the home of the new york yankees the bronx zoo and the new york botanical gardennot to mention as the birthplace of hip hop. New york city the map extends from central park and the museum mile in the north to battery park on manhattans southern tip. New york city ny is situated at 40710 north latitude 74010 west longitude and 2 meters elevation above the sea level. The nypd released a new online interactive map sunday that allows users to research major crime across the city.
Since the early 20th century the neighborhood has been a significant african american residential cultural and business hub with a peak black population of 982. The map plots the time and location of crimes by month and for the current and. New york exerts a significant impact upon global commerce finance media art fashion research technology education and. Because the subway was originally built by three separate companies an official map for all subway lines was not created until 1940 when the three companies were consolidated under a single operator.
The city of new york usually called either new york city nyc or simply new york ny is the most populous city in the united states and thus also in the state of new york. With an estimated 2017 population of 8622698 distributed over a land area of about 3026 square miles 784 km 2 new york is also the most densely populated major city.