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How Many People Can Manhattan Hold?

How Many People Can Manhattan Hold? | Geography Education | Scoop.it
In a crowded place like Manhattan, it’s only rational to wonder: Just how many people can this city handle?

 

After spending time last week in Manhattan for the AAG annual meeting, the idea of density in the city and especially historical densities and how transportations systems, technologies available and standards of living all impact population density.  Please explore the graphic "Manhattan's population Density, Past and Present" in the article or here: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/03/01/realestate/manhattans-population-density-past-and-present.html

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Kyle M. Norton's comment, March 7, 2012 11:52 AM
I agree there needs to be ways to make the city more efficient the status quo can not maintain this structure forever.
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