List of Largest Cities in New York

New York is the State and New York City to distinguish it from the State of New York, is the 27th extensive state with total area of 141,300 km2 and 3rd most populous among 50 U.S State. New York is the largest city of New York State and United state has population of 8,405,837 (estimate of 2013) on the total area of 783 km2 at the density of 10,432 inhabitants per km2. Albany is the capital city and 6th largest with population of 98,424 (estimate of 2013) on the area of 55 km2 at the density of 1,766 inhabitants per km2.

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RankNamePopulationArea (km²)Density
( inhabitants/km²)
County
1New York8,405,83778310,432Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, and Richmond
2Buffalo258,9591042,498Erie
3Rochester210,358922,272Monroe
4Yonkers199,766464,201Westchester
5Syracuse144,669642,238Onondaga
6Albany98,424551,766Albany
7New Rochelle79,446262,874Westchester
8Cheektowaga74,700651,145Erie
9Mount Vernon68,224115,923Westchester
10Schenectady65,902272,366Schenectady
11Utica61,808431,434Oneida
12White Plains57,866252,247Westchester
13Hempstead55,36195,649Nassau
14Irondequoit51,443381,330Monroe
15Troy49,974261,868Rensselaer
16Niagara Falls49,468361,375Niagara
17Binghamton46,444271,743Broome
18West Seneca44,83155808Erie
19Freeport43,167123,571Nassau
20Valley Stream37,65994,163Nassau
21Brighton36,83039917Monroe
22Long Beach33,55255,797Nassau
23Rome32,837193174Oneida
24Spring Valley32,35956,005Rockland
25North Tonawanda31,097261,206Niagara

US Census Bureau – 2013.