New York

Capital: Albany
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
19,607,140
Population 2013 19,695,680
Population 2014 19,746,227
Below Poverty 2011 16.0
Below Poverty 2012 17.2
Below Poverty 2013 14.5
Below Poverty 2014  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2012 56.7
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 56.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 56.8
Unemployed 2011 8.3
Unemployed 2012 8.3
Unemployed 2013 7.7
Unemployed 2014 6.3
Foreclosure Rate 2014 1 of 2,033
STATE FACTS
New York City has 722 miles of subway track.
The "New York Post" established in 1803 by Alexander Hamilton is the oldest operating newspaper in the United States.
The first capital of the United States was New York City. In 1789 George Washington took his oath as president on the balcony at Federal Hall.