New York City, 1971. New York – often called New York City to distinguish it from State of New York, of which it is a part, is the most populous city in US. New York City consists of 5 boroughs, each of which is a separate county of New York State. The 5 boroughs – Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, the Bronx + Staten Island – were consolidated into a single city in 1898. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 8,491,079 distributed over a land area of just 305 sq miles.

New York City, 1971. New York – often called New York City to distinguish it from State of New York, of which it is a part, is the most populous city in US. New York City consists of 5 boroughs, each of which is a separate county of New York State. The 5 boroughs – Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, the Bronx + Staten Island – were consolidated into a single city in 1898. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 8,491,079 distributed over a land area of just 305 sq miles.

Times Square New York City, 1971, with vintage NYPD squad car, in white, green and black.

Times Square New York City, 1971, with vintage NYPD squad car, in white, green and black.

New York, 1978-1980 - Retronaut~~~ 3rd Ave and St. Marks Place, 1980

New York, 1978-1980 - Retronaut~~~ 3rd Ave and St. Marks Place, 1980

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