Alvaro Arzú is Mayor of Guatemala City, the world's 372nd largest city



FRONT PAGE
Site Search
About us





World's largest cities
& their mayors 2011

Urban population growth from now to 2030
Capital cities
World's largest cities 2007
Largest cities in the world 2004
Largest urban areas
Richest cities in the world
Largest European cities
Largest US cities
Largest Canadian cities
Largest Brazilian cities
Largest German cities
Largest French cities
Largest French urban areas
Largest UK cities
Largest Italian cities
Largest Spanish cities
Largest Indian cities
Largest Japanese cities
Directories
Urbanisation 2008 to 2030
Global cities


Worldwide | Elections | North America | Latin America | Europe | Asia | Africa |





























The largest cities in the
world and their mayors

Cities ranked 301 to 450

The tables rank cities by city population but also provide data on the size of metro areas. The column ‘mayor’ names the men and women who are carry out political and executive functions. They include elected and appointed mayors, city governors and executive city council leaders. Capital letters denote national capital cities.

The research was carried out in 2010 and 2011. For the population data City Mayors consulted numerous national and international sources and in cases of large statistical inconsistencies elected to publish cautious averages. Readers and scholars are invited to inform of any discrepancies and/or provide missing facts and figures. The data is updated monthly. Please insert ‘Largest cities 2011’ in the subject line of any email.

Introduction
TABLES:
By size of cities: 1 to 150 | 151 to 300 | 301 to 450 | 451 to 600 |
City by city: A to D | E to L | M to R | S to Z |
Country by country: A to D | E to L | M to R | S to Z |
Comments

Largest cities and their mayors in 2010 (301 to 450)

NB Metro population figures for China are often those of their prefectures
World rank
City
Country
City
population
Metro
population
Mayor
301
Goiania
Brazil
1,282,000
2,064,000
Íris Rezende Machado
302
Dallas
USA
1,280,000
6,300,000
Tom Leppert
303
Heze
China
1,280,000
Du Changwen
304
Nizhniy Novgorod
Russia
1,280,000
1,900,000
Vadim Bulavinov
305
San Diego
USA
1,280,000
3,001,000
Jerry Sanders
306
Meerut
India
1,277,000
n/k
307
La Matanza
Argentina
1,255,000
n/k
308
Datong
China
1,253,000
1,377,000
n/k
309
BEIRUT
Lebanon
1,250,000
2,600,000
Abdel Mounim Ariss
310
Fengcheng
China
1,250,000
n/k
311
Ruian
China
1,250,000
n/k
312
Laiwu
China
1,249,000
Ma Pingchang
313
MAPUTO
Mozambique
1,244,000
1,640,000
David Simango
314
PHNOM PENH
Cambodia
1,242,000
2,001,000
Keb Chutema
315
PRAGUE
Czech Republic
1,242,000
1,900,000
Zdenek Tuma
316
Pingdingshan
China
1,230,000
5,200,000
Deng Yongjian
317
Yuzhou
China
1,230,000
n/k
318
Shiraz
Iran
1,228,000
1,300,000
Mehran E'temad
319
Cixi
China
1,220,000
n/k
320
Allahabad
India
1,215,000
1,250,000
Jitendr Nath Singh
321
Huainan
China
1,201,000
Cao Yong
322
Anqiu
China
1,200,000
n/k
323
Fuqing
China
1,200,000
n/k
324
Maiduguri
Nigeria
1,200,000
1,200,000
n/k
325
Pikine-Guediawaye
Senegal
1,200,000
n/k
326
Tegucigalpa
Honduras
1,200,000
1,324,000
Ricardo Alvarez
327
TUNIS
Tunisia
1,200,000
3,980,000
Abbès Mohsen
328
Valencia
Venezuela
1,200,000
1,750,000
Edgardo Parra
329
Amritsar
India
1,195,000
1,300,000
Shawet Malik
330
Qianjiang
China
1,190,000
n/k
331
Bazhong
China
1,186,000
n/k
332
MANAGUA
Nicaragua
1,185,000
1,342,000
Daisy Torres
333
Leqing
China
1,183,000
n/k
334
Saitama
Japan
1,183,000
Hayato Shimizu
335
BELGRADE
Serbia
1,182,000
1,630,000
Dragan Dillas
336
Hiroshima
Japan
1,174,000
1,700,000
Kazumi Matsui
337
Dongtai
China
1,170,000
n/k
338
Ujung Pandang
Indonesia
1,170,000
1,254,000
n/k
339
Aurangabad
India
1,168,000
Vijaya Rahatkar
340
Adana
Turkey
1,162,000
1,556,000
Aytaç Durak
341
Guangyuan
China
1,160,000
3,037,000
n/k
342
Qidong
China
1,160,000
n/k
343
Rosario
Argentina
1,160,000
1,358,000
Miguel Lifschitz
344
Samara
Russia
1,160,000
1,500,000
Viktor Tarkhov
345
Zapopan
Mexico
1,155,000
1,200,000
Hector Vielma Ordoñez
346
Nezahualcoyotl
Mexico
1,141,000
1,150,000
Edgar Cesáreo Navarro Sánchez
347
Lubumbashi
Congo D.R.
1,140,000
1,250,000
Moise Katumbi
348
Mosul
Iraq
1,139,000
1,139,000
n/k
349
Leon
Mexico
1,138,000
1,635,000
Ricardo Sheffield
350
Omsk
Russia
1,137,000
1,145,000
Viktor Shreyder
351
Solapur
India
1,134,000
Aruna Vakase
352
BRAZZAVILLE
Congo Br
1,133,000
1,134,000
n/k
353
Bijie
China
1,130,000
7,188,000
n/k
354
Haicheng
China
1,130,000
n/k
355
Madurai
India
1,130,000
Thenmozhi Gopinathan
356
Ulsan
South Korea
1,127,000
Bak Maeng-woo
357
Leshan
China
1,120,000
n/k
358
Jabalpur
India
1,117,000
1,150,000
Prabhat Sahu
359
Kazan
Russia
1,115,000
1,300,000
lsur Metshin
360
Makasar
Indonesia
1,113,000
Ilham Arief Sirajuddin
361
Jimo
China
1,112,000
n/k
362
Jining
China
1,110,000
Zhang Zhen Chuan
363
LUSAKA
Zambia
1,110,000
3,120,000
Robert Chikwelete
364
ULAANBAATAR
Mongolia
1,108,000
n/k
365
YEREVAN
Armenia
1,108,000
1,246,000
Gagik Beglaryan
366
Donetsk
Ukraine
1,100,000
1,570,000
Oleksandr Lukianchenko
367
Peshawar
Pakistan
1,100,000
3,100,000
Muhammad Umar Khan
368
Wafangdian
China
1,100,000
n/k
369
COPENHAGEN
Denmark
1,096,000
1,096,000
Frank Jensen
370
Mirat
India
1,095,000
1,095,000
n/k
371
Chelyabinsk
Russia
1,092,000
1,200,000
Mikhail Yurevich
372
GUATEMALA CITY
Guatemala
1,090,000
2,564,000
Alvaro Arzú
373
Shouguang
China
1,090,000
n/k
374
Dubai
UAE
1,089,000
2,100,000
n/k
375
Suwon
South Korea
1,087,000
n/k
376
PORT-AU-PRINCE
Haiti
1,083,000
1,728,000
Jean Yves Jason
377
Odessa
Ukraine
1,080,000
1,200,000
Eduard Gurwits
378
Goyang
South Korea
1,073,000
n/k
379
Seongnam
South Korea
1,073,000
n/k
380
Marrakech
Morocco
1,071,000
n/k
381
Taishan
China
1,070,000
n/k
382
Rostov on Don
Russia
1,068,000
1,250,000
Mikhail Chernyshyov
383
Dhanbad
India
1,065,000
1,200,000
n/k
384
Taichung
Taiwan
1,065,000
2,700,000
Jason Hu
385
Ezhou
China
1,064,000
n/k
386
Campinas
Brazil
1,059,000
3,200,000
Hélio de Oliveira Santos
387
Faridabad
India
1,055,000
2,193,000
n/k
388
Jiangdu
China
1,053,000
n/k
389
Benin
Nigeria
1,051,000
1,052,000
n/k
390
Beiliu
China
1,050,000
n/k
391
Gongzhuling
China
1,050,000
n/k
392
Changshu
China
1,048,000
Wang Xiang
393
Qom
Iran
1,042,000
n/k
394
Dnipropetrovsk
Ukraine
1,040,000
1,480,000
Ivan Ivanovych Kulichenko
395
FREETOWN
Sierra Leone
1,032,000
1,032,000
Herbert-George Williams
396
Sendai
Japan
1,032,000
1,300,000
Emiko Okuyama
397
DAKAR
Senegal
1,031,000
2,253,000
Khalifa Sall
398
Ufa
Russia
1,023,000
1,050,000
Pavel Kachkayev
399
Fuzhou (Jiangxi)
China
1,020,000
3,700,000
Xìe Yìs®•
400
Yichun
China
1,020,000
958,000
Gong Jianhua
401
Birmingham
UK
1,017,000
2,284,000
Mike Whitby
402
Mudanjiang
China
1,014,000
2,707,000
n/k
403
Volgograd
Russia
1,012,000
1,292,000
Roman Grebennikov
404
Perm
Russia
1,010,000
1,200,000
Igor Shubin
405
Fes
Morocco
1,009,000
n/k
406
Haora
India
1,008,000
Sri Gopal Mukherjee
407
Haora
India
1,008,000
1,020,000
Sri Gopal Mukherjee
408
Jodhpur
India
1,007,000
Om Kumari Gehlot
409
San Jose
USA
1,007,000
1,819,000
Chuck Reed
410
Torreon
Mexico
1,001,000
Eduardo Olmos Castro
411
Mexicali
Mexico
1,000,000
1,000,000
n/k
412
Subra al-Haymah
Egypt
998,000
n/k
413
Baoding
China
997,000
n/k
414
Cologne
Germany
995,000
11,297,000
Jürgen Roters
415
Hezhou
China
990,000
2,090,000
n/k
416
Calgary
Canada
988,000
1,080,000
Naheed Nenshi
417
Sao Luis
Brazil
987,000
1,228,000
João Castelo
418
Kitakyushu
Japan
985,000
1,050,000
Kenji Kitahashi
419
Sao Goncalo
Brazil
973,000
1.221,000
n/k
420
Ghaziabad
India
970,000
Damyanti Goel
421
Visakhapatnam
India
970,000
1,330,000
B N Vishnu
422
Wujiang
China
970,000
1,500,000
n/k
423
Naples
Italy
963,000
3,000,000
Luigi di Magistris
424
Chiba
Japan
962,000
970,000
Toshihito Kumagai
425
Mandalay
Myanmar (Burma)
961,000
1,300,000
Phone Zaw Han
426
Feicheng
China
960,000
n/k
427
BRUSSELS
Belgium
958,000
1,740,000
Freddy Thielemans
428
Vijayawada
India
957,000
1,150,000
Ratna Bindu
429
Haimen
China
950,000
n/k
430
KATHMANDU
Nepal
949,000
1,700,000
n/k
431
Ciudad Guayana
Venezuela
940,000
1,000,000
José Ramón Lopéz
432
Safi
Morocco
933,000
n/k
433
Coimbatore
India
931,000
1,446,000
R.Venkatachalam
434
Gaziantep
Turkey
927,000
1,912,000
n/k
435
Weinan
China
925,000
n/k
436
Soweto
South Africa
923,000
Amos Masondo (Johannesburg)
437
Maceio
Brazil
922,000
1,100,000
José Cícero Soares de Almeida
438
Agadir
Morocco
921,000
n/k
439
Krasnoyarsk
Russia
920,000
950,000
Pyotr Pimashkov
440
Srinagar
India
915,000
1,050,000
Salman Sagar
441
Detroit
USA
912,000
3,903,000
Dave Bing
442
Turin
Italy
910,000
1,617,000
Pietro Franco
443
Arequipa
Peru
905,000
Simón Balbuena Marroquín
444
Mbuji-Mayi
Congo D.R.
905,000
1,054,000
n/k
445
Songzi
China
905,000
n/k
446
Salé
Morocco
904,000
n/k
447
ANTANANARIVO
Madagascar
903,000
1,403,000
n/k
448
Laizhou
China
902,000
n/k
449
Chandigarh
India
901,000
n/k
450
Zaria
Nigeria
898,000
n/k

| Previous | Next

© Copyright: City Mayors & Tann vom Hove. All rights reserved



The 2016 World
Mayor Honours


1 Bart Somers, Mechelen, Belgium

2 Wolfgang G Müller, Lahr, Germany

3 Georgios Kaminis, Athens, Greece

4 Guisi Nicolini, Lampedusa, Italy

5 Richard Arnold, Schwäbisch Gmünd,
Germany

6 Mirjam van 't Veld, Amstelveen Netherlands

7 Spiros Galinos, Lesbos, Greece

8 Pavel Adamowicz, Gdansk, Poland

9 Damien Carême, Grande-Synthe, France

10 Henriette Reker, Cologne, Germany

Enquiries:
worldmayor@gmail.com