New York on world map
World map showing New York. New York on world map (New York - USA) to print. New York on world map (New York - USA) to download. Many districts and landmarks in New York City have become well known to its approximately 50 million annual visitors. Times Square of New York city, iconified as "The Crossroads of the World", is the brightly illuminated hub of the Broadway theater district, one of the world busiest pedestrian intersections, and a major center of the world's entertainment industry (see New York on world map).
New York city hosts many world renowned bridges, skyscrapers, and parks. New York City financial district, anchored by Wall Street in Lower Manhattan, functions as the financial capital of the world and is home to the New York Stock Exchange, the world largest stock exchange by total market capitalization of its listed companies (see New York on world map).
Providing continuous 24/7 service, the New York City Subway is one of the most extensive rapid transit systems in the world (see New York on world map). Numerous colleges and universities are located in New York, including Columbia University, New York University, and Rockefeller University, which are ranked among the top 50 in the world.
The iconic New York City Subway system is the busiest in the Western Hemisphere, while Grand Central Terminal, also popularly referred to as "Grand Central Station", is the world largest railway station by number of platforms (see New York on world map). New York airspace is one of the world busiest air transportation corridors.