Largest U.S. Cities by Population
2019 Metro Area Rankings
Rank City Name Population
1 New York City 18,805,000
2 Los Angeles 12,448,000
3 Chicago 8,862,000
4 Houston 6,245,000
5 Dallas-Fort Worth 6,201,000
6 Miami 6,079,000
7 Philadelphia 5,705,000
8 Atlanta 5,689,000
9 Washington DC 5,264,000
10 Phoenix 4,436,000
11 Boston 4,307,000
12 Detroit 3,571,000
13 Seattle 3,406,000
14 San Francisco 3,318,000
15 San Diego 3,231,000
16 Minneapolis 2,907,000
17 Tampa 2,842,000
18 Denver 2,790,000
19 Las Vegas 2,621,000
20 Riverside-San Bernardino 2,422,000
21 Baltimore 2,319,000
22 San Antonio 2,269,000
23 St. Louis 2,212,000
24 Portland 2,127,000
25 Sacramento 2,089,000
26 Austin 1,985,000
27 Charlotte 1,971,000
28 Orlando 1,923,000
29 San Jose 1,783,000
30 Indianapolis 1,781,000
31 Cleveland 1,769,000
32 Cincinnati 1,739,000
33 Pittsburgh 1,710,000
34 Kansas City 1,675,000
35 Columbus 1,621,000
36 Virginia Beach 1,477,000
37 Milwaukee 1,436,000
38 Raleigh 1,386,000
39 Jacksonville 1,263,000
40 Nashville 1,224,000
41 Providence 1,202,000
42 Salt Lake City 1,158,000
43 Memphis 1,144,000
44 Richmond 1,093,000
45 Louisville 1,081,000
46 Hartford 994,000
47 McAllen 986,000
48 New Orleans 985,000
49 Oklahoma City 979,000
50 Tucson 971,000
51 Bridgeport-Stamford 953,000
52 El Paso 939,000
53 Albuquerque 900,000
54 Buffalo 896,000
55 Honolulu 886,000
56 Birmingham 835,000
57 Omaha 826,000
58 Cape Coral 819,000
59 Temecula-Murrieta 803,000
60 Fresno 759,000
61 Tulsa 757,000
62 Allentown 755,000
63 Rochester 743,000
64 Dayton 741,000
65 Provo-Orem 738,000
66 Sarasota-Bradenton 729,000
67 Knoxville 724,000
68 Baton Rouge 722,000
69 Columbia, South Carolina 701,000
70 Ogden-Layton 696,000
71 Charleston-North Charleston 693,000
72 Concord 678,000
73 Bakersfield 676,000
74 Springfield 666,000
75 Colorado Springs 659,000
76 Mission Viejo 632,000
77 Albany 628,000
78 Grand Rapids 598,000
79 New Haven 591,000
80 Akron 567,000
81 Worcester 543,000
82 Des Moines 536,000
83 Harrisburg 534,000
84 The Woodlands 529,000
85 Wichita 523,000
86 Greenville 517,000
87 Victorville-Hesperia-Apple Valley 516,000
88 Palm Bay-Melbourne 514,000
89 Toledo 510,000
90 Little Rock 507,000
91 Port St. Lucie 507,000
92 Kissimmee 505,000
93 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh 501,000
94 Winston-Salem 498,000
95 Reno 494,000
96 Lancaster 489,000
97 Fayetteville-Springdale 482,000
98 Madison 480,000
99 Lancaster-Palmdale 477,000
100 Daytona Beach-Port Orange 464,000
101 Indio-Cathedral City-Palm Springs 456,000
102 Spokane 442,000
103 Denton-Lewisville 439,000
104 Augusta-Richmond County 439,000
105 Boise City 438,000
106 Stockton 431,000
107 Bonita Springs-Naples 422,000
108 Syracuse 420,000
109 Chattanooga 418,000
110 Jackson, Mississippi 415,000
111 Durham 412,000
112 Modesto 407,000
113 Oxnard 395,000
114 Visalia 381,000
115 Santa Clarita 378,000
116 Scranton 377,000
117 Huntsville 375,000
118 Round Lake Beach-McHenry-Grayslake 363,000
119 Youngstown 361,000
120 Myrtle Beach 359,000
121 Greensboro 357,000
122 Pensacola 354,000
123 Asheville 348,000
124 Lafayette 348,000
125 Flint 347,000
126 Antioch 346,000
127 Corpus Christi 345,000
128 Montgomery 344,000
129 Fayetteville 344,000
130 Springfield, Missouri 341,000
131 Fort Wayne 338,000
132 Lakeland 337,000
133 Mobile 333,000
134 Lexington-Fayette 331,000
135 Fort Collins 331,000
136 Santa Rosa 330,000
137 Ann Arbor 327,000
138 Trenton 326,000
139 Lansing 325,000
140 Rockford 322,000
141 Shreveport 320,000
142 Savannah 319,000
143 Laredo 308,000
Largest World Cities by Population
2019 Metro Area Rankings
Rank City Country Population
1 Tokyo Japan 37,435,000
2 Delhi India 29,399,000
3 Shanghai China 26,317,000
4 Sao Paulo Brazil 21,847,000
5 Mexico City Mexico 21,672,000
6 Cairo Egypt 20,485,000
7 Dhaka Bangladesh 20,284,000
8 Mumbai India 20,185,000
9 Beijing China 20,035,000
10 Osaka Japan 19,223,000
11 New York City United States 18,805,000
12 Karachi Pakistan 15,741,000
13 Chongqing China 15,354,000
14 Buenos Aires Argentina 15,057,000
15 Istanbul Turkey 14,968,000
16 Calcutta India 14,755,000
17 Lagos Nigeria 13,904,000
18 Kinshasa Republic of Congo 13,743,000
19 Manila Philippines 13,699,000
20 Tianjin China 13,396,000
21 Rio de Janeiro Brazil 13,374,000
22 Guangzhou, Guangdong China 12,968,000
23 Moscow Russia 12,476,000
24 Los Angeles United States 12,448,000
25 Lahore Pakistan 12,188,000
26 Shenzhen China 12,129,000
27 Bangalore India 11,883,000
28 Paris France 10,958,000
29 Bogota Colombia 10,779,000
30 Madras India 10,711,000
31 Jakarta Indonesia 10,639,000
32 Lima Peru 10,555,000
33 Bangkok Thailand 10,350,000
34 Seoul South Korea 9,962,000
35 Hyderabad India 9,741,000
36 Nagoya Japan 9,532,000
37 Tehran Iran 9,014,000
38 Chengdu China 8,972,000
39 Chicago United States 8,862,000
40 Nanjing, Jiangsu China 8,546,000
41 Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam 8,371,000
42 Wuhan China 8,266,000
43 Luanda Angola 8,045,000
44 Ahmadabad India 7,869,000
45 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia 7,780,000
46 Xian, Shaanxi China 7,722,000
47 Hong Kong Hong Kong 7,491,000
48 Hangzhou China 7,438,000
49 Dongguan China 7,379,000
50 Foshan China 7,257,000
51 Riyadh Saudi Arabia 7,071,000
52 Shenyang China 7,069,000
53 Baghdad Iraq 6,974,000
54 Surat India 6,874,000
55 Santiago Chile 6,724,000
56 Suzhou, Jiangsu China 6,703,000
57 Madrid Spain 6,559,000
58 Poona India 6,452,000
59 Dar es Salaam Tanzania 6,368,000
60 Haerbin China 6,250,000
61 Houston United States 6,245,000
62 Dallas-Fort Worth United States 6,201,000
63 Toronto Canada 6,139,000
64 Miami United States 6,079,000
65 Belo Horizonte Brazil 6,028,000
66 Singapore Singapore 5,868,000
67 Philadelphia United States 5,705,000
68 Atlanta United States 5,689,000
69 Khartoum Sudan 5,678,000
70 Johannesburg South Africa 5,635,000
71 Barcelona Spain 5,541,000
72 Kitakyushu-Fukuoka Japan 5,540,000
73 Qingdao China 5,499,000
74 Dalian China 5,459,000
75 Saint Petersburg Russia 5,427,000
76 Washington DC United States 5,264,000
77 Yangon Myanmar 5,244,000
78 Jinan, Shandong China 5,205,000
79 Alexandria Egypt 5,182,000
80 Zhengzhou China 5,131,000
81 Guadalajara Mexico 5,101,000
82 Abidjan Cote dIvoire 5,059,000
83 Ankara Turkey 5,018,000
84 Chittagong Bangladesh 4,915,000
85 Melbourne Australia 4,870,000
86 Sydney Australia 4,859,000
87 Monterrey Mexico 4,793,000
88 Addis Ababa Ethiopia 4,592,000
89 Brasilia Brazil 4,559,000
90 Nairobi Kenya 4,556,000
91 Cape Town South Africa 4,524,000
92 Jiddah Saudi Arabia 4,522,000
93 Ha Noi Vietnam 4,480,000
94 Changsha China 4,461,000
95 Phoenix United States 4,436,000
96 Xinbei Taiwan 4,361,000
97 Kunming China 4,336,000
98 Changchun China 4,332,000
99 Boston United States 4,307,000
100 Shantou China 4,249,000
101 Rome Italy 4,234,000
102 Montreal Canada 4,196,000
103 Wulumqi China 4,190,000
104 Porto Alegre Brazil 4,115,000
105 Kabul Afghanistan 4,114,000
106 Hefei China 4,110,000
107 Tel Aviv-Jaffa Israel 4,097,000
108 Recife Brazil 4,078,000
109 Shijiazhuang China 4,031,000
110 Fortaleza Brazil 4,026,000
111 Medellin Colombia 3,967,000
112 Ningbo China 3,966,000
113 Kano Nigeria 3,906,000
114 Yaounde Cameroon 3,822,000
115 Ekurhuleni South Africa 3,818,000
116 Jaipur India 3,812,000
117 Taiyuan, Shanxi China 3,807,000
118 Salvador Brazil 3,797,000
119 Nanning China 3,744,000
120 Casablanca Morocco 3,716,000
121 Xiamen China 3,652,000
122 Curitiba Brazil 3,629,000
123 Fuzhou, Fujian China 3,608,000
124 Lucknow India 3,590,000
125 Detroit United States 3,571,000
126 Berlin Germany 3,557,000
127 Douala Cameroon 3,536,000
128 Wenzhou China 3,521,000
129 Changzhou, Jiangsu China 3,499,000
130 Nanchang China 3,485,000
131 Busan South Korea 3,466,000
132 Ibadan Nigeria 3,464,000
133 Seattle United States 3,406,000
134 Faisalabad Pakistan 3,385,000
135 Calicut India 3,365,000
136 San Francisco United States 3,318,000
137 Tangshan, Hebei China 3,285,000
138 Asuncion Paraguay 3,279,000
139 Bekasi Indonesia 3,277,000
140 Campinas Brazil 3,256,000
141 Santo Domingo Dominican Republic 3,245,000
142 San Diego United States 3,231,000
143 Guiyang China 3,226,000
144 Antananarivo Madagascar 3,210,000
145 Kumasi Ghana 3,206,000
146 Wuxi, Jiangsu China 3,199,000
147 Malappuram India 3,169,000
148 Athens Greece 3,154,000
149 Mashhad Iran 3,152,000
150 Ethekwini South Africa 3,145,000