Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, home venue of the New York Yankees (MLB) and New York City FC (MLS).
New Amsterdam, centered in the eventual Lower Manhattan, in 1664, the year England took control and renamed it "New York"
Red Bull Arena is the home venue of the New York Red Bulls (MLS)
Fort George and the City of New York c. 1731. Royal Navy ships of the line are seen guarding what would become New York Harbor.
The New York City Marathon is the largest marathon in the world (2013 Marathon course).
Columbia University was founded by royal charter in 1754 under the name of King's College.
Fans gather in front of New York City Hall in October, 1986 to celebrate the New York Mets' World Series championship
The Battle of Long Island, the largest battle of the American Revolution, took place in Brooklyn in 1776.
Pelé played for the New York Cosmos from 1975 to 1977
Broadway follows the Native American Wickquasgeck Trail through Manhattan.
Hudson River Derby match between the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC
The current 5 boroughs of Greater New York as they appeared in 1814. Bronx was in Westchester County, Queens County included modern Nassau County, Kings County had 6 towns, one of which was Brooklyn, New York City is shown by hatching in southern New York County on the island of Manhattan, and Richmond County on Staten Island.
Citi Field, home of the New York Mets in Queens
A construction worker atop the Empire State Building as it was being built in 1930. The Chrysler Building is behind him.
Madison Square Garden, home of the New York Knicks (NBA) and New York Rangers (NHL) in Manhattan
Manhattan's Little Italy, Lower East Side, circa 1900
Barclays Center, home of the Brooklyn Nets (NBA) and New York Liberty (WNBA) in Brooklyn
The Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, a designated U.S. National Historic Landmark and National Monument, as the site of the June 1969 Stonewall riots and the cradle of the modern gay rights movement
MetLife Stadium, home to both the New York Giants and the New York Jets
United Airlines Flight 175 hits the South Tower of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
The Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, was home to the New York Islanders from 1972 to 2015, and the New York Nets from 1972 to 1976.
The core of the New York City metropolitan area, with Manhattan Island at its center
Shinnecock Hills clubhouse at the 2018 U.S. Open
An extremely rare photo finish triple dead heat, recorded in a 1953 harness race at Freehold Raceway
Lower and Midtown Manhattan, as seen by a SkySat satellite in 2017
Vanderbilt Cup race start, 1905
Central Park in Winter by Raymond Speers, in Munsey's Magazine, February 1900
Marathon runners crossing the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge just after race start.
Flushing Meadows–Corona Park was used in both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fair, with the Unisphere as the centerpiece of the latter and which remains today.
Forest Hills tennis courts in Queens, New York in 1920
The Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island in New York Harbor is a symbol of the United States and its ideals of freedom, democracy, and opportunity.
View of The Pond and Midtown Manhattan from the Gapstow Bridge in Central Park, one of the world's most visited tourist attractions, in 2019
California sea lions play at the Bronx Zoo, the world's largest metropolitan zoo.
A map of racial distribution in New York, 2010 U.S. census. Each dot is 25 people:
The landmark Neo-Gothic Roman Catholic St. Patrick's Cathedral, Midtown Manhattan
Ultra-Orthodox Jewish residents in Brooklyn. Brooklyn has the largest Jewish community in the United States, with approximately 600,000 individuals.
The Islamic Cultural Center of New York in Upper Manhattan was the first mosque built in New York City.
Ganesh Temple in Flushing, Queens, is the oldest Hindu temple in the Western Hemisphere.
The New York Stock Exchange, by a significant margin the world's largest stock exchange per market capitalization of its listed companies, at US$23.1 trillion as of April 2018. Pictured is the exchange's building on Wall Street.
The Deutsche Bank Center as viewed from Central Park West
Times Square is the hub of the Broadway theater district and a media center. It also has one of the highest annual attendance rates of any tourist attraction in the world, estimated at 50 million.
The I Love New York logo, designed by Milton Glaser in 1977
Rockefeller Center is home to NBC Studios.
Times Square Studios, home of Good Morning America
Butler Library at Columbia University, described as one of the most beautiful college libraries in the United States
The Washington Square Arch, an unofficial icon of both New York University (NYU) and its Greenwich Village neighborhood
New York-Presbyterian Hospital, affiliated with Columbia University and Cornell University, the largest hospital and largest private employer in New York City and one of the world's busiest
The New York Police Department (NYPD) is the largest police force in the United States.
Police officers of New York Police Department (NYPD)
The Fire Department of New York (FDNY) is the largest municipal fire department in the United States.
The Stephen A. Schwarzman Headquarters Building of the New York Public Library, at 5th Avenue and 42nd Street
The fast-paced streets of New York City, January 2020
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, part of Museum Mile, is one of the largest museums in the world.
Smorgasburg opened in 2011 as an open-air food market and is part of the Brooklyn Flea.
As of 2012, the city had about 6,000 hybrid taxis (shown) in service, the largest number of any city in North America.
New York City Hall is the oldest City Hall in the United States that still houses its original governmental functions.
The New York County Courthouse houses the New York Supreme Court and other offices.
Eric Adams, the current and 110th Mayor of New York City
New York City is home to the two busiest train stations in the U.S., including Grand Central Terminal.
The New York City Subway is the world's largest rapid transit system by number of stations.
The Port Authority Bus Terminal, the world's busiest bus station, at 8th Avenue and 42nd Street
John F. Kennedy Airport in Queens, the busiest international air passenger gateway to the United States
The Staten Island Ferry shuttles commuters between Manhattan and Staten Island.
Yellow medallion taxicabs are widely recognized icons of the city.
8th Avenue, looking northward ("uptown"). Most streets and avenues in Manhattan's grid plan incorporate a one-way traffic configuration.
The George Washington Bridge, connecting Upper Manhattan (background) from Fort Lee, New Jersey across the Hudson River, is the world's busiest motor vehicle bridge.
The growing skyline of Long Island City, Queens (background),<ref>{{cite web|url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-30/nyc-s-fastest-growing-neighborhood-gets-180-million-investment|title=NYC's Fastest-Growing Neighborhood Gets $180 Million Investment|first=Henry|last=Goldman|date=October 30, 2018|publisher=Bloomberg L.P|access-date=October 30, 2018}}</ref> facing the East River and Manhattan in May 2017
The Grand Concourse in the Bronx, foreground, with Manhattan in the background in February 2018
St. George, Staten Island as seen from the Staten Island Ferry, the world's busiest passenger-only ferry system, shuttling passengers between Manhattan and Staten Island
The Asia gate entrance to the Bronx Zoo, the world's largest metropolitan zoo.
The Spanish Harlem Orchestra. New York City is home to nearly 3 million Latino Americans, the largest Hispanic population of any city outside Latin America and Spain.
The Financial District of Lower Manhattan including Wall Street, the world's principal financial center

New York City is home to the headquarters of the National Football League, the National Hockey League, the National Basketball Association, Major League Baseball, the Women's National Basketball Association, National Women's Hockey League, and Major League Soccer.

- Sports in the New York metropolitan area

New York City is a global cultural, financial, and media center with a significant influence on commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, dining, art, fashion, and sports.

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Most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County and part of the New York metropolitan area.

Most populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the seat of Essex County and part of the New York metropolitan area.

The Krueger-Scott Mansion, owned by African-American beauty entrepreneur Louise Scott, Newark's first female millionaire, and previously by German brewer Gottfried Krueger
Mt. Olive AME Church
Downtown Newark at sunset
NJ Transit headquarters
Port Newark with New Jersey Turnpike in foreground
The base of the Wars of America (1926) monument at Military Park, created by the sculptor of Mount Rushmore to honor America's war dead. "The design represents a great spearhead. Upon the green field of this spearhead we have placed a Tudor sword, the hilt of which represents the American nation at a crisis, answering the call to arms."-- sculptor Gutzon Borglum
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Newark Symphony Hall
Three buildings of The Newark Museum of Art
Congregation Ahavas Sholom
Grammy Museum Experience
Wars Of America by Mt. Rushmore sculptor Gutzon Borglum in Military Park
Orange boardwalk in Riverfront Park and Jackson Street Bridge
Weequahic Lake in Weequahic Park
Branch Brook Park in the North Ward of Newark
Headquarters of The Star-Ledger
With a studio on the 6th floor and showy antenna on the roof, Bamberger's launched WOR to sell more radios.
NJTV transmitter at Montclair State University
Film production in Newark, 2004
Prudential Center
Newark Public Schools headquarters
Science Park High School
Former Engine 8 firehouse in the Ironbound neighborhood
Newark Police 2nd Precinct complex
New York City and Jersey City skylines as seen from Newark Liberty International Airport
Newark Trolley line on Market Street near the present-day courthouse
View south along the New Jersey Turnpike/Interstate 95 approaching the exit for Interstate 78, U.S. Route 1 and U.S. Route 9 in Newark
Newark Light Rail
Newark Penn Station

The advantages of Newark included proximity to New York City, lower land costs, tech labor force and higher education institutions, a major airport, and fiber optic networks.

As the second largest city in the New York metropolitan area Newark is part of the regional professional sports and media markets.