NYC vs LA / East Coast vs West Coast?

Submitted by ub on Sat, 04/27/2013 - 11:58

New York, also known as The Big Apple happens not only to be the most populous city in the United States, but it is the center of the New York Metropolitan Area, one of the most populated global urban areas.

Area: 468 sq miles (1,213 km²)
Weather: 59°F (15°C), Wind NE at 4 mph (6 km/h), 32% Humidity
Local time: Saturday 10:49 AM
Population: 8.245 million (2011)
Unemployment rate: 8.8% (Dec 2012)
Awards: Top Intelligent Community of the Year

Los Angeles, also known as The City of Angels is officially The City of Los Angeles, which often identifies just by its initials L.A., is the most populous city in California and the second most populous in the United States, after New York.

Area: 503 sq miles (1,302 km²)
Elevation: 233' (71 m)
Weather: 56°F (13°C), Wind N at 0 mph (0 km/h), 87% Humidity
Local time: Saturday 7:49 AM (3 hours earlier than NY)
Population: 3.82 million (2011)
Unemployment rate: 11.3% (Dec 2012)
Awards: Entertainment Capital

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