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The 1930 US Census describes the state of New York as having an area of 49,204 square miles, 47,654 of which was land and 1,550 was water (not including the Great Lakes).


Politics Edit

Governors:

Sociology Edit

The Harlem Renaissance


Population Statistics Edit

According to the 1930 US Census, New York had a population of 12,643,000 at a density of 264.2 people per square mile.

Demographics were broken down into the following:

Age Distribution Acc. to 1930 US Census
Under 5 Years 989,294
5 - 9 Years 1,084,839
10 -14 Years 1,078,186
15 - 19 Years 1,071,313
20 - 44 Years 5,340,380
45 and Over 3,013,488
Age Unknown 10,566


Race Distribution according to 1930 US Census
White 12,150,293
Negro 412, 814
All Other 24, 989



Countries of Origin for Foreign-Born White* Population acc. to 1930 US Census

NorthWest

Europe

UK England 146,485
Scotland 67,623
Wales 7,037
Northern Ireland 41,521
Irish Free State 251,704
Norway 44,882
Sweden 61,233
Denmark 17,407
Netherlands 14,909
Belgium 6,144
Luxemburg 532
Switzerland 16,571
France 32,145

Central

Europe

Germany 349,196
Poland 350,383
Czechoslovakia 56,176
Austria 142,298
Hungary 70,631
Yugoslavia 10,917

Eastern

Europe

Russia 481,306
Lithuania 22,933
Latvia 5,971
Estonia 1,505
Finland 17,444
Rumania 51,014
Bulgaria 978
Turkey in Europe 849

Southern

Europe

Greece 33,387
Italy 629,322
Spain 17,695
Portugal 5,106
Other Europe 4,595
Asia Armenia 4,874
Palestine and Syria 13,024
Turkey in Asia 16,673
Other Asia 3,163
America Canada French 28,955
Other 118,919
Newfoundland 6,374
Mexico 2,744
Cuba 6,058
Other West Indies 8,372
Central and South America 16,032


Countries

Australia 1,659
Azores 138
Iceland 114
All Other 4,551

*Data not yet available for other races

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Albany

Binghampton

Buffalo
Mount Vernon
New Rochelle
New York
Niagara Falls
Rochester
Schenectady
Syracuse
Troy
Utica
Yonkers

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