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New York is the Big Apple, the City that Never Sleeps. It’s the home of Coney Island and Greenwich Village, of Times Square and what may be the biggest annual New Year’s Eve celebration in the entire world. It’s the gateway to the nation for millions of immigrants the world over, and a sign of what the U.S. stands for to many other nations.

If you’re looking to move to New York, you’ll want the best help and knowledge available. MoveWise is here to help all those seeking to relocate to this great city, the home of Broadway, the Mets and the New York Giants. There are plenty of outstanding moving companies in New York just waiting to help. All it takes is the click of a link.

New York Demographics & Crime Rate

New York, NY, is one of the largest cities in the nation, with a population of 8,426,743 souls. The median earnings in 2015 for a household were $53,373. It’s an educated populace as well, with 14.3 percent having some college, 6.3 percent having an Associate’s degree, and 21 percent possessing at least a bachelor’s degree. If you’re looking for the best New York movers, MoveWise is ready to help. Use the “Request Your Free Moving Quote” tool on the right to receive free quotes from up to six of the area’s best moving companies in New York, NY delivered right to your inbox!

City Population


Total US Pop 2016: 321,418,820



National Avg 2016: 8.3%

Median Income


National Avg 2015: $53,889

Violent Crime Rate


National Avg 2016: 3.83%


2016 Census Data


2016 Census Data


2016 Census Data

New York Real Estate Pricing & Taxes

Home values in New York are very high, sitting at a median value of $494,800. Rental properties have a median cost of around $1,255 per month and a sales tax of 8.25% . Property values are high, but that’s because New York is such a popular place to live. If you’re planning on moving to New York, NY, just use our free moving quote request form on the right, and wait while the best New York movers come to you with offers to get you settled.

Home Price


National Avg 2015: $178,600

Apartment Rent


National Avg 2015: $928

Sales Tax "State-Local"


Ranked [#40]

State Property Tax


Ranked [#11]

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