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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.


National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River See Local Real Estate
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City: Queens
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Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Queens

    The unemployment rate in Queens is 4.40 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Queens jobs have Increased by 2.96 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Queens's cost of living is 59.60% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Queens's Cost of Living
    Queens's population is 2,280,600 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 16.86 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Queens is $458,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 19.31%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Queens 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 Queens. Learn more...

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