New York City vs Miami - a comparison

New York City - 8.34 million (2022 estimate) Miami - around 450,000 (2022 estimate)


New York City - 1st Miami - 44th

Population rank in the US

New York City - One World Trade Center (1,776 ft/541 meters) Miami - Panorama Tower (868 ft/265 meters)

Tallest building

Summers are warm and humid, winters are cold with a few days of snow.

Climate of New York City

Summers are hot and humid with plenty of rainy days, winters are pleasant with less rain.

Climate of Miami

Popular sports teams

New York City - New York Giants (NFL), New York Yankees (MLB), New York Knicks (NBA), New York Mets (MLB), New York Rangers (NHL), etc.

Popular sports teams

Miami - Miami Dolphins (NFL), Miami Heat (NBA), Miami Marlins (MLB), Florida Panthers (NHL), Inter Miami CF (MLS), etc.


The New York Metropolitan area has the highest GDP in the US. The Miami Metropolitan area has the 12th highest GDP in the US.

New York City is the largest city in New York state by population. Miami is the second largest city in Florida by population.

Population rank in state

Top 10 largest cities on the United States west coast