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New Rochelle (c)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States. It is called New York State when there is need to distinguish it from New York City. Because a significant majority of the population is concentrated in the southern portion around New York City, the state is often regionalized into Upstate and Downstate. New York is the home of Ellis Island, where many immigrants in the early 20th century arrived in the United States.
New Rochelle is a city in Westchester County in the U.S. state of New York, 16 miles 26 kilometers from Grand Central Terminal in New York City and 2 miles north of the border with The Bronx. The city is named after the city of La Rochelle in France, which was a stronghold of the Huguenots. New Rochelle is the seventh largest city in the State of New York. The total population is 72,967 in 2005.
The city of New Rochelle is on the Long Island Sound. It is the second largest city in Westchester County, after Yonkers. It is also the Seventh Largest city in New York State. New Rochelle is one of the largest suburbs of New York City. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 34.3 square kilometers.
New Rochelle is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in New York worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of New York.

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