Language Translation New York: Access Spotlight

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Language Translation New York – spotlight on New York language access needs. New York is one of the most culturally and linguistically diverse places in the world! 30.9% of New York citizens are speakers of a non-English language. According to research from Migration Policy Institute, as of 2013, New York had the 3rd highest percentage of LEP individuals at 10% of the state population (2.5 million individuals), and the United States Census Bureau estimated that 22.5% of New York citizens are foreign-born.  

Telelanguage has been providing our customers with the highest quality translation services and interpretation services in New York, and across the United States – for the past 26 years.


Language Translation New York


New York Spotlight: Language and Access and Translation Needs


Most Common Countries of Origin:
1. Dominican Republic – New York has the largest Dominican population in the country.
2. China – New York City has a higher total number of Chinese Americans than Los Angeles County.
3. Mexico – Over 14% of New York’s population is of Mexican origin (2014)

89.8% of the population of New York are US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93%

Top 10 Non-English Languages Spoken in New York:
1. Spanish 14.44%
2. Chinese (including Cantonese and Mandarin) 2.61%
3. Russian 1.20%
4. Italian 1.18%
5. French Creole 0.79%
6. French 0.75%
7. Yiddish 0.67%
8. Korean 0.63%
9. Polish 0.53%
10. Bengali 0.43%

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This spotlight – Language Translation New York – not only highlights the linguistic and cultural diversity of New York, but also the need for quality language access programs and professional translation services in the “The Empire State”. Telelanguage offers a network of over 4,000 certified interpreters and professional translators who are subject-matter experts. Providing the highest quality language services, technology, and customer service has been our priority since 1991.


Language translation is available in over 100 target languages (and visa versa), and our interpreter services are available in 300+ languages. Need Professional Written Translation in New York, or across the U.S.? Telelanguage can help! Contact us for more information or schedule a free demo here to see if Telelanguage services are right for your organization or business.

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