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Interesting Facts About Manhattan Island


Manhattan Island, or simply Manhattan, is an island and also one of the five boroughs in New York City, in the state of New York, United States. Manhattan is one of the bustling districts in the city where business, arts, culture and entertainment converge, and it has one of the most racially diverse areas in the country. Of course, it’s famous for Wall Street, Central Park, and the dazzling skyscrapers including the famous Empire State Building.

But there are other interesting and curious facts about Manhattan that you probably did not know. Click through this gallery and discover more cool facts about Manhattan Island.