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Printable Blank Map of New York for Download [JPEG/PDF]

Download from this page your blank map of New York as a JPEG image or printable PDF file in A4 or A5 format. Just click on the relevant download link under each image to get your free New York outline map.

While there are many blank New York maps available on the internet, our collection is unique because we provide not just a simple outline map but also several blank map variations. For instance, our cartography and GIS experts have created maps with markers for county seats as well as state and county borders, covering a wide range of possible uses.

Whether you’re a teacher, student, researcher, or traveler, our blank New York maps are crafted to meet your diverse needs. Use them for lesson planning, creating worksheets and presentations, and planning or tracking your trips. Check out our maps now!

Outline Map of New York

New York, often referred to as “The Empire State” due to its vast wealth and resources, is located in the Northeastern region of the United States. It’s bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, with the Atlantic Ocean to the southeast. New York is also known for its significant water bodies like the Great Lakes and the Hudson River.

Outline Map of New York

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Our New York outline map above provides a clear depiction of the state’s outer boundaries. While relatively simple, it is an excellent tool for geographical education about this U.S. state. It is best for drawing, shading, and marking exercises. For instance, teachers can ask their students to mark major natural landmarks like the Adirondack Mountains, Niagara Falls, or the Hudson River on the map. It is also great to familiarize oneself with the shape of this US state.

Blank New York County Map

New York is divided into 62 counties, each with its own unique cultural and historical significance. New York City, the largest city in the state, is notable for encompassing five of these counties within its boroughs. The following map showing all New York county borders is perfect for a range of activities, from demographic studies to exploring the rich history of counties like Westchester, Nassau, or Erie.

Blank New York County Map

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A possible classroom activity could involve students researching a particular county and presenting its economic, cultural, or historical attributes. The map can also be used for plotting historical sites, such as the Statue of Liberty, Niagara Falls, or the Catskill Mountains.

Blank Map of New York with County Seats

Each of New York’s counties has a county seat that serves as its administrative center. For example, Albany is the county seat of Albany County, while Buffalo serves as the county seat of Erie County. This detailed map not only outlines the counties but also marks their respective county seats, offering a comprehensive view of New York’s administrative geography.

Blank Map of New York with County Seats

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The above map can be used for learning and memorizing all the county seat names. For learning activities or exams, use a list of New York’s counties as your answer key. Another engaging activity could involve students conducting a detailed study of a county seat, focusing on its role in the state’s governance, historical importance, or cultural landmarks.

Blank New York Map with Cities

Besides New York City, the state of New York is home to other significant cities such as the state capital, Albany, Buffalo, Rochester, and Syracuse. The following map includes markers for these and other cities, offering an excellent resource for learning even more about the urban areas in New York or planning travel routes through the state.

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Apart from the county seats, the following cities and towns are marked on the above map (in alphabetical order):

Akron, Adams, Amsterdam, Baldwinsville, Beacon, Brewerton, Brighton, Brockport, Champlain, Cobleskill, Corning, Dannemora, Depew, Delhi, East Greenbush, Fort Drum, Fort Plain, Fredonia, Fulton, Granville, Hamilton, Harriman, Hicksville, Horseheads, Jamestown, Liberty, Manlius, Massena, Middletown, Morrisville, Mount Kisco, Nanuet, Napanoch, New Paltz, Niagara Falls, North Syracuse, Ogdensburg, Olean, Oneonta, Peekskill, Potsdam, Rome, Sherburne, South Glens Falls, Tonawanda, Vails Gate, Vernon, Walden, Walton, Webster, Wellsville, West Haverstraw, and Yonkers.

As an interesting activity, students can be tasked with creating a tourist guide for a chosen New York city, including attractions, historical sites, and local cuisine.

Blank Map of New York with Neighboring States

Our last blank map of New York includes the borders of all its neighboring states and showcases significant bodies of water, such as Lake Ontario and the Atlantic Ocean. This detailed map is our most comprehensive blank New York map, combining features of all other maps. It’s an excellent resource for teaching or learning about New York in relation to the surrounding states in the northeastern USA and to important water bodies.

Blank Map of New York with Neighboring States

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Additionally, you can also download a USA blank map from our site for a broader geographical context. Combine these maps for various exercises, such as adding the U.S. state maps of Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania onto the map.

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Explore our collection to find the perfect map for your educational, research, or travel planning needs. All our maps are available in convenient formats and are easy to print, ensuring you have the best resources at your fingertips.

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GIS Analyst and Cartographer

Edelweise Shane Angeles is a skilled GIS Analyst and Cartographer from Davao City, Philippines. Holding a Bachelor's in Geology and Earth Science, he specializes in creating practical, clear maps using tools like Global Mapper, ArcGIS, ArcMap, and Google Earth Pro. Edelweise creates both blank and labelled maps for World Map Blank.

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