September 4, 2012 6:15 PM
Long Island is one of the most densely populated areas in the United States. Almost 7.5 million people live on Long Island, which is 39% of the total population of the state of New York and more population than 38 of the 50 United States. That’s a whole lot of people.
Two of its boroughs are part of New York City. New York is the largest city in the United States. Over half of its residents do not own a car – they use the mass transit system to get around. Over 54% use it to commute to work. [More]