New York: What you need to know
New York is a state in the northeastern United States. New York was one of the original thirteen colonies that formed the United States. With an estimated 19.8 million residents in 2015, it is the fourth most populous state in the United States. The state’s largest city, New York City, makes up over 40% of the state’s population. The five most populous cities in the state are Buffalo, New York City, Rochester, Yonkers, and Syracuse, while the state capital is Albany. The Top 5 Universities in New York include Columbia University, Cornell University, New York University, University of Rochester, Syracuse University.
The cost of living in many cities throughout New York is very expensive and is above the average cost of living of United States.