The Long Island is in south of New York State United States, it looks like a peninsula, stretching northeast into the Atlantic Ocean. Long Island contains four counties, two of which are boroughs (Queens and Brooklyn) of New York City, and two of which (Nassau and Suffolk) are mainly suburban or rural. but In popular usage Long Island is only the latter, limited Nassau and Suffolk only 2 countries. population density is most populus in the 17th.
Both the longest and the largest island in the contiguous United States, actualy 11th largest. Long Island extends 118 miles (190 km) eastward from New York Harbor to Montauk Point, and has a maximum north-to-south expanse of 23 miles (37 km) between the northern Long Island Sound coast and the southern Atlantic coast. Two of New York City’s major airports, La Guardia and JFK John F. Kennedy International Airport, are located on Long Island, in Queens. Long Island MacArthur Airport in addition to LaGuardia and others. The Long Island Expressway, Northern State Parkway, and Southern State Parkway, all products of the automobile-centered planning of Robert Moses.
■Swan River Long Island
■Port Jefferson ferry
■The Brooklyn Bridge and Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to Staten Island
■Barrier Islands boardwalk
■Old Field lighthouse and Montauk Lighthouse. Long Island Vineyards