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Pros

-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education

Cons

-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth


What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area


New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


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Quick Facts About Manhattan


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Manhattan is 4.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Manhattan jobs have Increased by 2.96 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Manhattan's cost of living is 160.60% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Manhattan's population is 1,618,400 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 8.80 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Manhattan is $965,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -6.40%.
    SCHOOLS
    Manhattan public schools spend $25,257 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 3.5 students per teacher in Manhattan.

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