Manhattan, NY 

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Population

1,669,127

+8.6% since 2000

Unemployment Rate

8.6%

Cost of Living

204.1 / 100

Median Home Price

$1,169,400

Median Income

$93,956

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.5 / 5.5

summer / winter

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Manhattan, NY

Manhattan, New York is a bustling metropolis that pulses with energy and life. From iconic landmarks to world-renowned restaurants, boutiques, theaters and art galleries - Manhattan is a city unlike any other. Whether you’re looking for an exciting night on the town or just a quiet stroll through Central Park - you’ll find it all in Manhattan. With its diverse neighborhoods and never-ending list of things to do, visiting Manhattan promises to be an unforgettable experience! National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River.
State: New York
County: New York County
Metro Area: New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area
City: Manhattan
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Cost of Living: 104.1% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level
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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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Manhattan is 8.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Manhattan jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Manhattan's cost of living is 104.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Manhattan's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Manhattan, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, New York (Manhattan) county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 86.4% to 12.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Manhattan's population is 1,669,127 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 4.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 31.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Manhattan is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.2%.

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. More Education



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Housing Market in Manhattan

It's a good time to buy in Manhattan. Home Appreciation is up 8.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Manhattan is .

Reviews for Manhattan   2 Reviews
Great place - 4/4/2023
Manhattan is a great place with lots to see and do. Exciting to visit and great to live if you have the... Read More

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Great city love the people, keep clear of Caleb - 6/1/2022
This is the best city ever, it is very welcoming and there is a lot of fun things to do. I have lived her for 2 years now and have already had so many great experiences... Read More


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