August 24, 2007 NYC Subway Fact I guess living so close to New York City and having been there so often you forget how massive it is. A top article on Techmeme right now is about Google doing a transit map for NYC. That’s not that interesting, but one fact in the article is. The NY/NJ transit system has 468 subway stations. Only 35 less than the rest of the country combined. It’s an amazing stat.