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The largest cities in the
world and their mayors

Cities ranked 451 to 600

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.

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 |
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Largest cities and their mayors in 2011 (451 to 600)

NB
Metro population figures for China are often those of their prefectures
World rank
City
Country
City
population
Metro
population
Mayor
451
ABU DHABI UAE
897,000
Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
452
Cartagena Colombia
893,000
1,240,000
Judith Pinedo
453
Teresina Brazil
893,000
949,000
Silvio Mendes
454
Danyang China
890,000
n/k
455
Sholapur India
890,000
890,000
n/k
456
Hengyang China
880,000
7,000,000
n/k
457
Honghu China
880,000
n/k
458
Mombasa Kenia
880,000
Ahmed Abubakar Mohdhar
459
Daye China
874,000
n/k
460
Bogor Indonesia
866,000
Diani Budiarto
461
LILONGWE Malawi
866,000
n/k
462
Duque de Caxias Brazil
864,000
1,000,000
José Camilo Zito dos Santos Filho
463
Khulna Bangladesh
856,000
1,388,000
Talukder Abdul Khaleque
464
Marseille France
852,000
1,605,000
Jean-Claude Gaudin
465
Bucheon South Korea
850,000
850,000
n/k
466
Norfolk USA
850,000
1,616,000
Paul D Fraim
467
PANAMA CITY Panama
850,000
1,220,000
Bosco Vallarino
468
Voronezh Russia
849,000
950,000
Sergey Koliukh
469
Nova Iguacu Brazil
846,000
959,000
Lindberg Farias
470
Sakai Japan
836,000
Osami Takeyama
471
Port Elizabeth South Africa
833,000
1,245,000
Nondumiso Maphasi
472
Saratov Russia
831,000
1,100,000
Vyacheslav Leonovich Somov
473
Benxi China
830,000
1,567,000
Gang Rui
474
Haikou China
830,000
n/k
475
STOCKHOLM Sweden
826,000
1,252,000
Sten Nordin
476
Hims Syria
823,000
Nadia Kseibi
477
Kermanshah Iran
823,000
966,000
n/k
478
Naucalpan Mexico
822,000
835,000
Azucena Olivares Villagómez
479
Hamhung North Korea
821,000
821,000
n/k
480
Hohhot China
820,000
1,041,000
n/k
481
Padang Indonesia
820,000
900,000
Fauzi Bahar
482
Hamamatsu Japan
815,000
1,093,000
Yasutomo Suzuki
483
OTTAWA Canada
815,000
1,131,000
Larry O'Brien
484
Ad-Dammam Saudi Arabia
813,000
2,051,000
Dhaifallah al-'Utaybi
485
Dammam Saudi Arabia
812,000
2,000,000
Dhaifallah al-'Utaybi
486
Niigata Japan
812,000
Akira Shinoda
487
Liuzhou China
810,000
990,000
n/k
488
Thiruvananthapuram India
810,000
955,000
C Jayan Babu
489
Valencia Spain
810,000
1,720,000
Rita Barberá Nolla
490
Bengbu China
809,000
3,470,000
Chen Qitao
491
San Francisco USA
809,000
3,229,000
n/k
492
Guwahati India
808,000
820,000
Dolly Borah
493
Jacksonville USA
808,000
1,300,000
John Peyton
494
Santiago de Queretaro Mexico
805,000
1,085,000
Francisco Domínguez Servien
495
ZAGREB Croatia
804,000
1,288,000
Milan Bandic
496
ASTANA Kazakhstan
803,000
Imangali Tasmagambetov
497
Kolwezi Congo D.R.
803,000
803,000
n/k
498
Hubli India
801,000
801,000
n/k
499
Daqing China
800,000
2,770,000
n/k
500
Nanyang China
800,000
10,700,000
Huang Xingwei
501
Mysore India
799,000
Purushotham
502
Indianapolis USA
798,000
1,715,000
Gregory A. Ballard
503
Natal Brazil
790,000
1,100,000
n/k
504
CHISINAU Moldova
785,000
911,000
Dorin Chirtoaca
505
Toluca Mexico
785,000
1,650,000
Maria Elena Barrera Tapia
506
Lodz Poland
783,000
1,429,000
Jerzy Kropiwickni
507
Sao Bernardo do Campo Brazil
783,000
Luiz Marinho
508
Zaporizhzhya Ukraine
782,000
Yevgeni Kartashov
509
ABUJA Nigeria
779,000
900,000
Muhammad Adamu Aliero
510
Leeds UK
778,000
1,500,000
Paul Rogerson
511
Masqat-Matrah Oman
776,000
776,000
n/k
512
Tainan Taiwan
769,000
785,000
Hsu Tain-tsair
513
BISHKEK Kyrgyzstan
765,000
800,000
Nariman Tuleyev
514
Jerusalem Israel
764,000
1,029,000
Nir Barkat Nazareth
515
AMSTERDAM Netherlands
762,000
1,536,000
Eberhard van der Laan
516
Jixi China
760,000
1,960,000
Zhu, Deyi
517
Tiruchchirappalli India
760,000
863,000
n/k
518
ATHENS Greece
757,000
3,216,000
Giorgos Kaminis
519
Krakow Poland
755,000
1,250,000
Jacek Majchrowski
520
Cebu City Philippines
747,000
1,198,000
Tomas R Osmena
521
Ankang China
743,000
n/k
522
Bandar Lampung Indonesia
743,000
1,123,000
n/k
523
Malang Indonesia
742,000
921,000
n/k
524
Lviv Ukraine
740,000
1,040,000
Andriy Sadovyi
525
Merida Mexico
734,000
890,000
César Bojórquez Zapata
526
Edmonton Canada
730,000
1,035,000
Stephen Mandel
527
Ogbomosho Nigeria
726,000
985,000
n/k
528
RIGA Latvia
725,000
878,000
Nils Usakovs
529
Acapulco Mexico
718,000
880,000
Manuel Añorve Bolaños
530
Shizuoka Japan
718,000
1,211,000
Nobuhiro Tanabe
531
Columbus USA
714,000
1,540,000
Michael B Coleman
532
Jalandhar India
714,000
764,000
n/k
533
Xining China
713,000
894,000
n/k
534
Krasnodar Russia
710,000
780,000
Vladimir Yevlanov
535
La Plata Argentina
710,000
833,000
Pablo Bruera
536
Tangier Morocco
710,000
n/k
537
Sevilla Spain
704,000
1,135,000
lfredo Sánchez Monteseirín
538
Joao Pessoa Brazil
702,000
984,000
Ricardo Coutinho
539
Okayama Japan
700,000
1,250,000
Shigeo Takaya
540
Chihuahua Mexico
694,000
825,000
n/k
541
Fuxin China
690,000
969,000
n/k
542
Gwalior India
690,000
866,000
Sameeksha Gupta
543
Jinzhou China
690,000
902,000
n/k
544
San Luis Potosi Mexico
685,000
957,000
Jorge Lozano Armengol
545
Tlalnepantla de Baz Mexico
685,000
800,000
Arturo Ugalde Meneses
546
Palermo Italy
684,000
947,000
Leoluca Orlando
547
Oran Algeria
683,000
772,000
Saddek Benkada
548
Austin USA
681,000
1,185,000
Lee Leffingwell
549
Aligarh India
680,000
1,116,000
n/k
550
DUSHANBE Tajikistan
680,000
810,000
Mahmadsaid Ubaydulloyev
551
Zhangjiakou China
680,000
882,000
n/k
552
Amravati India
678,000
1,031,000
n/k
553
Bulawayo Zimbabwe
676,000
676,000
Thaba Moyo
554
Durban South Africa
670,000
3,468,000
Obed Mlama
555
Memphis USA
670,000
1,281,000
AC Wharton
556
Baltimore USA
667,000
2,670,000
Stephanie C. Rawlings-Blake
557
Frankfurt Germany
665,000
2,717,000
Petra Roth
558
Aguascalientes Mexico
664,000
701,000
Gabriel Arellano Espinoza
559
Bhubaneswar India
659,000
1,455,000
n/k
560
BANGUI Central African Republic
652,000
789,000
n/k
561
COLOMBO Sri Lanka
650,000
2,400,000
Uvais Mohamed Imitiyas
562
KINGSTON Jamaica
650,000
925,000
n/k
563
Jamshedpur India
630,000
1,135,000
n/k
564
RABAT Morocco
627,000
1,790,000
Omar El Bahraoui
565
Nashville USA
626,000
1,633,000
Karl Dean
566
Boston USA
621,000
4,033,000
Thomas Menino
567
Sao Jose dos Campos Brazil
611,000
794,000
Eduardo Cury
568
Cochabamba Bolivia
608,000
798,000
n/k
569
Milwaukee USA
604,000
1,740,000
Tom Barrett
570
Stuttgart Germany
600,000
2,330,000
Wolfgang Schuster
571
WASHINGTON DC USA
600,000
5,300,000
Vincent Gray
572
Rotterdam Netherlands
590,000
1,187,000
Ahmed Aboutaleb
573
Dortmund Germany
584,000
Ullrich Sierau
574
Kaifeng China
584,000
855,000
n/k
575
OSLO Norway
584,000
876,000
Fabian Stang
576
Denver USA
583,000
2,746,000
John W Hickenlooper
577
HELSINKI Finland
583,000
1,311,000
Jussi Pajunen
578
Glasgow UK
581,000
1,200,000
n/k
579
Essen Germany
580,000
Reinhard Paß
580
Vancouver Canada
580,000
2,120,000
Gregor Robertson
581
Seattle USA
578,000
3,584,000
Mike McGinn
582
Culiacan Mexico
567,000
766,000
n/k
583
Bhilai India
564,000
942,000
n/k
584
Hengyang China
561,000
799,000
n/k
585
Charlotte USA
559,000
1,466,000
Anthony Foxx
586
Las Vegas USA
558,000
1,866,000
Oscar B Goodman
587
LISBON Portugal
558,000
2,612,000
António Costa
588
Oklahoma City USA
551,000
1,276,000
Mick Cornett
589
Kitwe Zambia
548,000
786,000
n/k
590
Bremen Germany
547,000
1,009,000
Jens Böhrnsen
591
Ribeirao Preto Brazil
547,000
789,000
Dárcy Vera
592
ASUNCION Paraguay
546,000
1,433,000
Evangelista Troche de Gallegos
593
VILNIUS Lithuania
545,000
Vilius Navickas
594
MONROVIA Liberia
543,000
1,010,000
Ophelia Hoff Saytumah
595
Bucaramanga Colombia
542,000
956,000
n/k
596
Portland USA
542,000
2,255,000
Sam Adams
597
Tucson USA
542,000
720,000
Bob Walkup
598
Atlanta USA
538,000
3,500,000
Kasim Reed
599
Sheffield UK
535,000
640,000
Paul Scriven
600
Surakarta Indonesia
533,000
857,000
n/k

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