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Largest cities in South America

There are 33 cities in South America with a population of more than 1,000,000 people.

You can sort the largest cities in South America: alphabeticallyby population

Largest cities in South America
CityNoCountryPopulationContinent
Buenos Aires1.Argentina13,076,300South America
Cordoba2.Argentina1,428,214South America
Rosario3.Argentina1,173,533South America
Santa Cruz de la Sierra4.Bolivia1,364,389South America
Sao Paulo5.Brazil10,021,295South America
Rio de Janeiro6.Brazil6,023,699South America
Salvador7.Brazil2,711,840South America
Fortaleza8.Brazil2,400,000South America
Belo Horizonte9.Brazil2,373,224South America
Brasilia10.Brazil2,207,718South America
Curitiba11.Brazil1,718,421South America
Manaus12.Brazil1,598,210South America
Recife13.Brazil1,478,098South America
Belem14.Brazil1,407,737South America
Porto Alegre15.Brazil1,372,741South America
Goiania16.Brazil1,171,195South America
Guarulhos17.Brazil1,169,577South America
Campinas18.Brazil1,031,554South America
Nova Iguacu19.Brazil1,002,118South America
Santiago20.Chile4,837,295South America
Bogota21.Colombia7,674,366South America
Cali22.Colombia2,392,877South America
Medellin23.Colombia1,999,979South America
Barranquilla24.Colombia1,380,425South America
Guayaquil25.Ecuador1,952,029South America
Quito26.Ecuador1,399,814South America
Asuncion27.Paraguay1,482,200South America
Lima28.Peru7,737,002South America
Montevideo29.Uruguay1,270,737South America
Caracas30.Venezuela3,000,000South America
Maracaibo31.Venezuela2,225,000South America
Maracay32.Venezuela1,754,256South America
Valencia33.Venezuela1,385,083South America

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