[dropcap]N[/dropcap]EW YORK – It’s September 11, A day that has gone down in history as one of the most tragic days for New York City. today, were not going to focus on the negative aspect of that event. Rather we’re going to show you how fascinating New York city can be.
Here are the facts!
1- 15,152 forms of life have been found in the New York Subway system (these include insects and bacteria)
2- In 1789 it became the first capital of the United States. This only lasted for one year though.
3- In 2018 NYC will open the world’s first underground park.
4- New York sets train tracks on fire to keep them free of ice in the winter.
5- More people in New York die of suicide than murder.
6- New York City is the city with the largest Polish population after Warsaw.
7- Roughly half of the population speaks a language other than English at home.
8- More Chinese people live in New York City than any other city outside of Asia. And more Jewish people live there than any other city outside of Israel.
9- 1 in every 38 Americans live in NYC.
10- New Yorkers drink 7 times more coffee than people in the rest of America.
11- 1 out of every 21 New Yorkers is a millionaire.