Largest U.S. Cities by Population
2020 Metro Area Rankings
Rank City Name Population
1 New York City 18,804,000
2 Los Angeles 12,447,000
3 Chicago 8,865,000
4 Houston 6,371,000
5 Dallas-Fort Worth 6,301,000
6 Miami 6,122,000
7 Atlanta 5,803,000
8 Philadelphia 5,717,000
9 Washington DC 5,322,000
10 Phoenix 4,511,000
11 Boston 4,309,000
12 Detroit 3,548,000
13 Seattle 3,433,000
14 San Francisco 3,314,000
15 San Diego 3,251,000
16 Minneapolis 2,926,000
17 Tampa 2,877,000
18 Denver 2,827,000
19 Las Vegas 2,699,000
20 Riverside-San Bernardino 2,469,000
21 Baltimore 2,325,000
22 San Antonio 2,320,000
23 St. Louis 2,213,000
24 Portland 2,151,000
25 Sacramento 2,123,000
26 Charlotte 2,054,000
27 Austin 2,053,000
28 Orlando 1,964,000
29 Indianapolis 1,807,000
30 San Jose 1,791,000
31 Cleveland 1,763,000
32 Cincinnati 1,746,000
33 Pittsburgh 1,704,000
34 Kansas City 1,686,000
35 Columbus 1,644,000
36 Virginia Beach 1,477,000
37 Raleigh 1,444,000
38 Milwaukee 1,439,000
39 Jacksonville 1,280,000
40 Nashville 1,249,000
41 Providence 1,200,000
42 Salt Lake City 1,169,000
43 Memphis 1,150,000
44 Richmond 1,105,000
45 Louisville 1,089,000
46 McAllen 1,012,000
47 Hartford 999,000
48 New Orleans 992,000
49 Oklahoma City 989,000
50 Tucson 982,000
51 Bridgeport-Stamford 953,000
52 El Paso 951,000
53 Albuquerque 915,000
54 Honolulu 892,000
55 Buffalo 891,000
56 Cape Coral 851,000
57 Temecula-Murrieta 848,000
58 Birmingham 842,000
59 Omaha 835,000
60 Fresno 769,000
61 Tulsa 766,000
62 Provo-Orem 766,000
63 Allentown 763,000
64 Rochester 743,000
65 Dayton 741,000
66 Knoxville 741,000
67 Sarasota-Bradenton 736,000
68 Baton Rouge 734,000
69 Columbia, South Carolina 716,000
70 Ogden-Layton 711,000
71 Charleston-North Charleston 708,000
72 Bakersfield 691,000
73 Concord 683,000
74 Springfield 669,000
75 Colorado Springs 668,000
76 Mission Viejo 636,000
77 Albany 630,000
78 Grand Rapids 599,000
79 New Haven 593,000
80 The Woodlands 570,000
81 Akron 565,000
82 Worcester 548,000
83 Des Moines 544,000
84 Harrisburg 542,000
85 Victorville-Hesperia-Apple Valley 537,000
86 Greenville 529,000
87 Kissimmee 528,000
88 Wichita 527,000
89 Port St. Lucie 521,000
90 Palm Bay-Melbourne 519,000
91 Little Rock 514,000
92 Winston-Salem 509,000
93 Toledo 509,000
94 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh 507,000
95 Fayetteville-Springdale 504,000
96 Reno 504,000
97 Lancaster 497,000
98 Lancaster-Palmdale 491,000
99 Madison 487,000
100 Daytona Beach-Port Orange 476,000
101 Indio-Cathedral City-Palm Springs 467,000
102 Spokane 447,000
103 Boise City 447,000
104 Denton-Lewisville 445,000
105 Augusta-Richmond County 444,000
106 Stockton 436,000
107 Bonita Springs-Naples 434,000
108 Chattanooga 421,000
109 Jackson, Mississippi 420,000
110 Syracuse 420,000
111 Durham 418,000
112 Modesto 411,000
113 Visalia 401,000
114 Oxnard 397,000
115 Santa Clarita 392,000
116 Huntsville 384,000
117 Myrtle Beach 377,000
118 Scranton 375,000
119 Round Lake Beach-McHenry-Grayslake 370,000
120 Greensboro 361,000
121 Lafayette 358,000
122 Youngstown 357,000
123 Pensacola 355,000
124 Asheville 354,000
125 Antioch 353,000
126 Montgomery 352,000
127 Fayetteville 347,000
128 Springfield, Missouri 347,000
129 Corpus Christi 347,000
130 Flint 345,000
131 Lakeland 344,000
132 Fort Wayne 340,000
133 Fort Collins 337,000
134 Lexington-Fayette 334,000
135 Mobile 333,000
136 Santa Rosa 331,000
137 Trenton 329,000
138 Ann Arbor 328,000
139 Lansing 326,000
140 Savannah 324,000
141 Rockford 324,000
142 Shreveport 322,000
143 Laredo 315,000
Largest World Cities by Population
2020 Metro Area Rankings
Rank City Country Population
1 Tokyo Japan 37,393,000
2 Delhi India 30,291,000
3 Shanghai China 27,058,000
4 Sao Paulo Brazil 22,043,000
5 Mexico City Mexico 21,782,000
6 Dhaka Bangladesh 21,006,000
7 Cairo Egypt 20,901,000
8 Beijing China 20,463,000
9 Mumbai India 20,411,000
10 Osaka Japan 19,165,000
11 New York City United States 18,804,000
12 Karachi Pakistan 16,094,000
13 Chongqing China 15,872,000
14 Istanbul Turkey 15,190,000
15 Buenos Aires Argentina 15,154,000
16 Calcutta India 14,850,000
17 Lagos Nigeria 14,368,000
18 Kinshasa Republic of Congo 14,342,000
19 Manila Philippines 13,923,000
20 Tianjin China 13,589,000
21 Rio de Janeiro Brazil 13,458,000
22 Guangzhou, Guangdong China 13,302,000
23 Lahore Pakistan 12,642,000
24 Moscow Russia 12,538,000
25 Los Angeles United States 12,447,000
26 Shenzhen China 12,357,000
27 Bangalore India 12,327,000
28 Paris France 11,017,000
29 Bogota Colombia 10,978,000
30 Madras India 10,971,000
31 Jakarta Indonesia 10,770,000
32 Lima Peru 10,719,000
33 Bangkok Thailand 10,539,000
34 Hyderabad India 10,004,000
35 Seoul South Korea 9,963,000
36 Nagoya Japan 9,552,000
37 Chengdu China 9,136,000
38 Tehran Iran 9,135,000
39 Chicago United States 8,865,000
40 Nanjing, Jiangsu China 8,847,000
41 Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam 8,602,000
42 Wuhan China 8,365,000
43 Luanda Angola 8,330,000
44 Ahmadabad India 8,059,000
45 Xian, Shaanxi China 8,001,000
46 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia 7,997,000
47 Hangzhou China 7,642,000
48 Hong Kong Hong Kong 7,548,000
49 Dongguan China 7,408,000
50 Foshan China 7,327,000
51 Riyadh Saudi Arabia 7,231,000
52 Shenyang China 7,220,000
53 Surat India 7,185,000
54 Baghdad Iraq 7,144,000
55 Suzhou, Jiangsu China 7,070,000
56 Santiago Chile 6,767,000
57 Dar es Salaam Tanzania 6,702,000
58 Poona India 6,629,000
59 Madrid Spain 6,618,000
60 Haerbin China 6,387,000
61 Houston United States 6,371,000
62 Dallas-Fort Worth United States 6,301,000
63 Toronto Canada 6,197,000
64 Miami United States 6,122,000
65 Belo Horizonte Brazil 6,084,000
66 Singapore Singapore 5,935,000
67 Khartoum Sudan 5,829,000
68 Atlanta United States 5,803,000
69 Johannesburg South Africa 5,783,000
70 Philadelphia United States 5,717,000
71 Qingdao China 5,620,000
72 Dalian China 5,618,000
73 Barcelona Spain 5,586,000
74 Kitakyushu-Fukuoka Japan 5,529,000
75 Saint Petersburg Russia 5,468,000
76 Jinan, Shandong China 5,360,000
77 Yangon Myanmar 5,332,000
78 Zhengzhou China 5,323,000
79 Washington DC United States 5,322,000
80 Alexandria Egypt 5,281,000
81 Abidjan Cote dIvoire 5,203,000
82 Guadalajara Mexico 5,179,000
83 Ankara Turkey 5,118,000
84 Chittagong Bangladesh 5,020,000
85 Melbourne Australia 4,968,000
86 Sydney Australia 4,926,000
87 Monterrey Mexico 4,874,000
88 Addis Ababa Ethiopia 4,794,000
89 Nairobi Kenya 4,735,000
90 Ha Noi Vietnam 4,678,000
91 Brasilia Brazil 4,646,000
92 Cape Town South Africa 4,618,000
93 Jiddah Saudi Arabia 4,610,000
94 Changsha China 4,578,000
95 Phoenix United States 4,511,000
96 Kunming China 4,443,000
97 Changchun China 4,426,000
98 Xinbei Taiwan 4,398,000
99 Wulumqi China 4,369,000
100 Shantou China 4,327,000
101 Boston United States 4,309,000
102 Rome Italy 4,257,000
103 Hefei China 4,242,000
104 Kabul Afghanistan 4,222,000
105 Montreal Canada 4,221,000
106 Tel Aviv-Jaffa Israel 4,181,000
107 Porto Alegre Brazil 4,137,000
108 Recife Brazil 4,127,000
109 Ningbo China 4,116,000
110 Shijiazhuang China 4,114,000
111 Fortaleza Brazil 4,073,000
112 Medellin Colombia 4,000,000
113 Kano Nigeria 3,999,000
114 Yaounde Cameroon 3,992,000
115 Jaipur India 3,909,000
116 Ekurhuleni South Africa 3,894,000
117 Taiyuan, Shanxi China 3,891,000
118 Nanning China 3,860,000
119 Salvador Brazil 3,839,000
120 Casablanca Morocco 3,752,000
121 Xiamen China 3,720,000
122 Fuzhou, Fujian China 3,686,000
123 Curitiba Brazil 3,679,000
124 Lucknow India 3,677,000
125 Douala Cameroon 3,663,000
126 Changzhou, Jiangsu China 3,625,000
127 Wenzhou China 3,624,000
128 Nanchang China 3,598,000
129 Berlin Germany 3,562,000
130 Calicut India 3,555,000
131 Ibadan Nigeria 3,552,000
132 Detroit United States 3,548,000
133 Busan South Korea 3,465,000
134 Faisalabad Pakistan 3,462,000
135 Seattle United States 3,433,000
136 Tangshan, Hebei China 3,426,000
137 Bekasi Indonesia 3,394,000
138 Malappuram India 3,391,000
139 Antananarivo Madagascar 3,369,000
140 Kumasi Ghana 3,348,000
141 Asuncion Paraguay 3,337,000
142 Santo Domingo Dominican Republic 3,318,000
143 Guiyang China 3,317,000
144 San Francisco United States 3,314,000
145 Campinas Brazil 3,301,000
146 Kampala Uganda 3,298,000
147 Abuja Nigeria 3,278,000
148 Wuxi, Jiangsu China 3,256,000
149 San Diego United States 3,251,000
150 Mashhad Iran 3,208,000