Current Population Estimates
The "Current" Population of New York City: Release of Population Estimates by the Census Bureau for July 1, 2009*
Population by Borough: 2000 to 2009
As of July 1, 2009, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, the population of the City of New York was 8,391,881, an increase of 383,600 persons or 4.8 percent since April 2000.
Staten Island continues to outpace the four other boroughs of the city, with a growth rate of 10.8 percent, placing it among the fastest growing counti