New York


Newspapers

2004 Daily 62
Weekly 439
Total 501
2019 Daily 54
Weekly 275
Total 329
34% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Newspaper Circulation

2004 Daily 4.0 million
Weekly 5.3 million
Total 9.3 million
2019 Daily 2.2 million
Weekly 1.4 million
Total 3.6 million
61% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Population

Total Population
20 million
Adult Population
16 million
Population Rank
4th out of 50
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Demographics

Median Age
36
Age Rank
45th oldest state of 50
Residents With Bachelor's Degree or Higher
35%
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Economics

Median Income
$61,000 (compared with $55,000 for U.S.)
Poverty Rate
15% (compared with 13% in U.S.)
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Filling the Void (Online News Organizations)

38 online news organizations cover New York, according to the LION database
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National Politics

2016 Presidential Election Results
Clinton, 59%; Trump, 37%
Senators
2 Democrats
Representatives
6 Republicans, 21 Democrats
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State Politics

2016 Voter Turnout
57%
State Senators
23 Republicans, 40 Democrats
State Representatives
43 Republicans, 107 Democrats
Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) ends his term Jan. 2023
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