Advertising in New York City


New York City is the financial, artistic, and technological heart of the United States. Along with the prospects for outdoor advertising on the Belt Parkway and the Cross Island Parkway, the financial capital of the world has innumerable advertising opportunities in Manhattan, The Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island that can only be limited by your imagination. Billboards, Digital screens, Kiosks in Times Square; taxi advertising on the famous New York yellow taxis, and even standees or pamphlets at world’s most famous sports arenas like Yankee Stadium or Madison Square Garden are at your disposal.​

You can also target your audience with competitive pricing for advertisements in the New York City Subway or more local advertising around one of the many universities in the city like Columbia University or New York University. Billboards and advertising on a world scale along with competitive advertising rates makes the Big Apple a truly effective advertising opportunity.​

  • Estimated Population:8,622,698​
  • Foreign born:37.20%​
  • Language other than English spoken at home: 56.6%​
  • High school graduates:92.00%​
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 54.20%​
  • Median Household income:$91,821​
  • Per Capita income: $39,910​
  • Population per sq. mile:~ 3,339
  • White – 37.8%, Black or African – 6.60%, American Indian – 0.30%, Asian – 49.10%, Others – 6.20%

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Events in New York City


January
  • Three Kings Day Parade
  • Winter Jazzfest
  • New York Boat Show
  • New York Jewish Film Festival
February
  • Lunar New Year Parade
  • New York Fashion Week
  • Westminster Dog Show
  • Amateur Night
  • NYC Off-Broadway Week
March
  • The Armory Show
  • The Art Show
  • NY International Children’s Film Festival
  • Big East Tournament
  • Asia Week NY
  • Macy’s Flower Show
April
  • Mets and Yankees Season Openers​
  • Tribeca Film Festival
  • Earth Day/Week
  • Cherry Blossom Festival
May
  • TD Five Boro Bike Tour​
  • Frieze NY
  • NYCxDESIGN
  • Ninth Avenue International Film Festival
  • Shakespeare in the Park
  • Bronx Week
June
  • Museum Mile Festival
  • National Puerto Rican Day Parade
  • Big Apple Barbeque Block Party
  • River to River Festival
  • Celebrate Brooklyn!
  • Pride Week
July
  • Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks
August
  • Summer Streets
  • Charlie Parker Jazz Festivals
  • US Open Tennis
September
  • NY Fashion Week
  • NY Film Festival
October
  • New Yorker Festival
  • Open House New York
  • Village Halloween Parade
November
  • NY Comedy Festival
  • Radio City Christmas Spectacular
  • Origami Holiday Tree​
December
  • Holiday Shops
  • Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting
  • Times Sq. New Year’s Eve
  • New York Road Runners Midnight Run

Business & Education in New York City


The financial capital of the US, and that of the world too, NYC is the home to largest of the financial institutions of the world. Be it the large banks such as JP Morgan Chase, Citi, Wells Fargo; investment banks such as Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, TIAA-CREF, Evercore, Credit Suisse, Jefferies, Barclays, Lazard, Nomura; or some of the largest private equity and hedge funds namely BlackRock, Blackstone, KKR, Warburg Pincus, TPG, Carlyle – you find it all in NYC. It also has the largest stock exchange of the world, NYSE.​

NYC is also the center for education with some of the finest institutions and universities of the nation situated right in the heart of the city. Some of the premium private institutions include New York University, Columbia University and the notable public ones are the City University of New York and the State University of New York.​