New York is America’s largest city by population with an estimated 8,500 000 inhabitants living in the city’s five boroughs of Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, The Bronx, and Staten Island.
As the major port of entry into America, New York is the world original melting pot of cultures and people, and has welcomed numerous millions of people to its shores.
Renowned as the “City that never sleeps”, New York has a wealth of entertainment and nightlife choices and is well known for its street parades which take place throughout the year.
As you would expect in such a vibrant and diverse city, house and apartment prices and on the high side and dependant on which borough you choose to live in. The city has excellent private healthcare facilities and educational institutions.
Public transportation is the heartbeat of New York, with the iconic New York City Subway the largest and busiest rapid transport system in the western world, and used by an estimated 55% of New York residents.
People moving to New York will love the vibrancy and feel of a busy city wrapped up in a safe environment.
Lastly, remember that home is what you make of it and if you need assistance organising your relocation then give the team at Pollards a call. We specialise in taking the headache out of the moving process, so you can focus on more important things, like getting acclimatised to your amazing new city.