Total area: 468.19 sq mi (1,212.60 km2)
Land: 300.37 sq mi (777.95 km2)
Water: 167.82 sq mi (434.65 km2)
Metro: 13,318 sq mi (34,490 km2)
GDP (City, 2018): $842.3 billion
New York City comprises 5 boroughs sitting where the Hudson River meets the Atlantic Ocean. At its core is Manhattan, a densely populated borough that’s among the world’s major commercial, financial and cultural centres. Its iconic sites include skyscrapers such as the Empire State Building and sprawling Central Park.