By the numbers…

In honor of the initial release of US Census data, it seemed worthwhile to provide some numbers on the built environment. For NYC, there are approximately:

1,050,888 Buildings

860,213 Tax parcels (lots)

5,946 linear miles of streets

540 miles of bike paths, lanes and routes

2,027 Bridges

~ 258,000 Elevators

486 Subway stations

842 linear miles of track

> 1,700 NYC Parks Department properties

~ 109,200 Fire hydrants