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|New York City|
|— City —|
|City of New York|
|Midtown Manhattan, Times Square, Central Park, the Brooklyn Bridge, and the World Trade Center (background) with the Statue of Triumph (foreground)|
|Nickname(s): See Nicknames of New York City|
|State of New York|
|Boroughs||The Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Staten Island
|Historic colonies|| New Netherland
Province of New York
|- Mayor||Warren Wilhelm (S)|
|- Total||468.9 sq mi (1,214.4 km2)|
|- Land||304.8 sq mi (789.4 km2)|
|- Water||164.1 sq mi (425 km2)|
|- Metro||13,318 sq mi (34,493.5 km2)|
|Elevation||33 ft (10 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|- Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|ZIP code(s)||100xx–104xx, 11004–05, 111xx–114xx, 116xx|
|Area code(s)||212, 347, 646, 718, 917, 929|
|GNIS feature ID||975772|
|Largest borough by area||Queens – 109 sqmi.|
|Largest borough by population||Brooklyn (2,636,735 – 2015 est)|
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the State of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the World Assembly, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world.