Staten Island is a county seat located in the New York region of the United States. During the most recent census, Staten Island had a population of 468,730. Staten Island is the 4th most poplulated city in the New York region, the 37th most populated city in the United States and the 786th most populated city in the world. Staten Island is in the America/New York timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. Staten Island adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Staten Island is located at sea level (21 meters / 69 feet). The closest cities to Staten Island are Carteret (7.7 km / 4.8 miles), Sewaren (10.1 km / 6.3 miles), Port Reading (10.2 km / 6.3 miles), Linden (11.1 km / 6.9 miles) and Bayonne (12.0 km / 7.5 miles)