___ Reference Map of State of New York (NY)
About New York StateThe State of New York is situated in the northeastern USA, between the Canadian provinces of Québec and Ontario and Lake Ontario in the northwest, and the Atlantic coast in the southeast, it is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, and shares an international border with Canada.
Originally settled by the Dutch, it was surrendered to the British in 1664. The area of New York was part of the original territory of the United States. When chartered in 1664, it included a much larger area. A portion was sold to create New Jersey in 1664, and title claims were ceded in 1682 to Delaware and Pennsylvania; it was the 11th of the original 13 states to join the Union on 26th July 1788.
The "The Empire State" (its nickname) occupies an area of 141,299 km² (54,556 sq mi), compared it is somewhat larger than Greece (131,957 km²).
Highest point in the state is Mount Marcy with 1628 m (5,344 ft) situated in the Adirondack Mountains in north east of the state. Major rivers are St. Lawrence River, Hudson River, Black River, Susquehanna River, and the Delaware River.
The 3rd-most populous state in the US has a population of 19.6 million people (2012 est). Capital is Albany, largest city is New York City, largest metro area is New York City Metropolitan Area with a population of 22.2 million.
A detailed map showing the US state of New York with boundaries, the state capital Albany,
major cities and populated places, streams and lakes, interstate highways, principal highways, and railroads.
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Reference Map of the State of New York
Map is based on a state map of The National Atlas of the USA.
| Cities and Towns in the State of New York|
The map shows the location of following cities and towns in the State of New York:
Most populous cities are:
New York, Buffalo (261,000), Rochester (210,000), Syracuse (145,000),and Albany (98,000).
Other cities depicted on the map:
Amsterdam, Auburn, Bath, Binghamton, Catskill, Cheektowaga, Corning, Cortland, Dansville, Dunkirk, Elmira, Endicott, Fredonia, Fulton, Geneseo, Geneva, Glens Falls, Gloversville, Hempstead, Hornell, Hudson, Ilion, Irondequoit, Ithaca, Jamestown, Johnstown, Kingston, Lake Placid, Levittown, Lockport, Long Lake, Malone, Massena, Middletown, Montauk, Monticello, New York, Newark, Newburgh, Niagara Falls, North Tonawanda, Norwich, Ogdensburg, Olean, Oneida, Oneonta, Oswego, Ottawa, Peekskill, Plattsburgh, Potsdam, Poughkeepsie, Rome, Saranac Lake, Saratoga Springs, Schenectady, Seneca Falls, Sidney, Troy, Tupper Lake, Utica, Watertown, Wellsville, White Plains, and Yonkers.
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