There are 10 City Councils in New York County, New York, serving a population of 1,653,877 people in an area of 23 square miles. There is 1 City Council per 165,387 people, and 1 City Council per 2 square miles.
In New York, New York County is ranked 7th of 62 counties in City Councils per capita, and 1st of 62 counties in City Councils per square mile.
Find New York County, New York city councils.
Central Harlem Manhattan Community Board 10 215 West 125th Street New York, NY
Clinton Chelsea Manhattan Community Board 330 West 42nd Street New York, NY
East Harlem Manhattan Community Board 11 1664 Park Avenue New York, NY
Greenwich Village Little Italy Manhattan Community Board 2 3 Washington Square Village New York, NY
Inwood Washington Heights Manhattan Community Board 12 711 West 168th Street New York, NY
Midtown Manhattan Community Board 5 450 Fashion Avenue New York, NY
New York City City Council 49 Chambers Street New York, NY
New York City Council 250 Broadway New York, NY
Stuyvesant Town Sutton Place Manhattan Community Board 866 United Nations Plaza New York, NY
Tompkins Square Two Bridges Manhattan Community Board 38 East 4th Street New York, NY
The New York County City Council is the legislative body for a city government in New York County, NY. The City Council governs and sets policy for city government. Cities derive their authority from New York State, and the City Council is responsible for exercising that authority. Powers and duties of City Councils include adopting and operating capital budgets, setting New York County tax rates, authorizing borrowing, adopting ordinances and resolutions, and approving contracts. City Councils in New York County have substantial authority over regulating land use, business activity, and public health and safety, in addition to exercising eminent domain. The City Council also oversees city staff and operations in New York County.You may contact the City Council for questions about: