List of North American cities by population

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This article is a list of North American cities by population, ranking cities based on national census estimates for city limits from Canada,[1] the United States of America,[2] and the United Mexican States.[3][4] For nations of Central America and the Caribbean government data from the last official census, or official estimate data from respective governments, are used. The city proper definition is used for listing cities populations.

Table of largest cities in North America[edit]

Rank City Image Country Population Census/Est. Year
1 Mexico City Santa feconj Mexico City.jpg Mexico Mexico 8,555,500 2014
2 New York City Top of Rock Cropped.jpg United States USA 8,405,837 2013
3 Los Angeles LA Skyline Mountains2.jpg United States USA 3,884,307 2013
4 Toronto Flickr - paul bica - reflections of toronto.jpg Canada Canada 2,795,060 2012
5 Chicago 2010-02-19 3000x2000 chicago skyline.jpg United States USA 2,718,782 2013
6 Houston Panoramic Houston skyline.jpg United States USA 2,195,914 2013
7 Havana Bahia Habana Entrada.jpg Cuba Cuba 2,106,146 2012
8 Ecatepec de Morelos Ecatepec explanada.JPG Mexico Mexico 1,742,000 2014
9 Montreal VuedeMontreal.jpg Canada Canada 1,649,519 2011
10 Philadelphia Philly skyline.jpg United States USA 1,553,165 2013
11 Phoenix Phoenix skyline Arizona USA.jpg United States USA 1,513,367 2013
12 Guadalajara Guadalajara downtown.jpg Mexico Mexico 1,500,800 2014
13 Puebla Puebla- Hotel Radisson.jpg Mexico Mexico 1,498,300 2014
14 Santo Domingo Santo Domingo 15.jpg Dominican Republic Dominican Republic 1,484,789 2010
15 San Antonio San Antonio, Texas skyline from north.jpg United States USA 1,409,019 2013
16 Juárez Juarez Cathedrale et mission 24-02-2007.jpg Mexico Mexico 1,398,400 2014
17 Tijuana TijuanaCulturalCenter.jpg Mexico Mexico 1,386,100 2014
18 San Diego San Diego Skyline at Dawn.jpg United States USA 1,355,896 2013
19 León Leon10 guanajuato.jpg Mexico Mexico 1,277,700 2014
20 Dallas Xvixionx 29 April 2006 Dallas Skyline.jpg United States USA 1,257,676 2013
21 Zapopan Zapopan.jpg Mexico Mexico 1,202,900 2014
22 Monterrey Monterrey nightview.png Mexico Mexico 1,173,600 2014
23 Nezahualcóyotl PalacioMunicipalCdNeza.JPG Mexico Mexico 1,158,100 2013
24 Calgary Calgary4-Szmurlo.jpg Canada Canada 1,149,552 2013
25 Tegucigalpa Tegucigalpa 2.jpg Honduras Honduras 1,126,534 2010
26 Guatemala City Guatemalacityvolcanoes.jpg Guatemala Guatemala 1,110,100 2011
27 San Jose SJPan.jpg United States USA 998,537 2013
28 Port au Prince Delmas 48 Haiti.jpg Haiti Haiti 942,194 2012
29 Managua Managua.jpg Nicaragua Nicaragua 927,087 2010
30 Chihuahua ChihuahuaZocalo.jpg Mexico Mexico 887,600 2014
31 Austin AustinSkylineLouNeffPoint-2010-03-29-b.JPG United States USA 885,400 2013
32 Ottawa Ottawa Skyline.jpg Canada Canada 883,391 2011
33 Edmonton Downtown-Skyline-Edmonton-Alberta-Canada-01A.jpg Canada Canada 877,926 2014[5]
34 Indianapolis DT INDY 10-03-2010 JASSSMIT.JPG United States USA 843,393 2012
35 Jacksonville Image-Jacksonville Skyline Panorama 2.jpg United States USA 842,583 2013
36 San Francisco San Francisco at Sunset.jpg United States USA 837,442 2013
37 Naucalpan Satelite Towers and Anillo Periferico BMAC.jpg Mexico Mexico 835,200 2014
38 Mérida Mérida, Yucatán from the 16th floor of Hyatt.JPG Mexico Mexico 827,000 2014
39 Columbus Columbus-ohio-skyline-panorama.jpg United States USA 822,553 2013
40 Charlotte Charlotte, N Carolina.jpg United States USA 792,862 2013
41 Fort Worth Fort Worth, TX, skyline from I-35 W IMG 7078.JPG United States USA 792,727 2013
42 Hermosillo A view of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico.jpg Mexico Mexico 778,000 2014
43 Aguascalientes Cerro del muerto Las Américas.jpg Mexico Mexico 766,400 2014
44 Saltillo Saltillo, mexico(3).jpg Mexico Mexico 762,200 2014
45 San Luis Potosí Skyline San Luis P..JPG Mexico Mexico 761,700 2014
46 Culiacán Mexico Mexico 743,200 2014
47 Mexicali Mexico Mexico 730,800 2014
48 Cancún Mexico Mexico 722,800 2014
49 Mississauga Mississauga skyline from Pearson.jpg Canada Canada 713,443 2011
50 Acapulco Mexico Mexico 708,100 2014
51 Guadalupe Mexico Mexico 690,600 2014
52 Chimalhuacán Mexico Mexico 688,800 2014
53 Detroit DetroitSkyline.jpg United States USA 688,701 2013
54 Tlalnepantla Mexico Mexico 682,200 2014
55 Winnipeg Winnipeg skyline.jpg Canada Canada 663,617 2011
56 Seattle Space Needle002.jpg United States USA 652,405 2013
57 Torreón Mexico Mexico 651,100 2014
58 Reynosa Mexico Mexico 649,800 2014
59 Denver 2006-07-14-Denver Skyline Midnight.jpg United States USA 649,495 2013
61 San Pedro Sula Honduras Honduras 646,300 2009[6]
62 Santiago de Querétaro CorporativoZaragoza.jpg Mexico Mexico 642,100 2014

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics Canada, Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census divisions, 2011 census - 100% data, [1]
  2. ^ US Census Data 2010 Census Data
  3. ^ "INEG 2010 Census Tables". Retrieved June 15, 2011. 
  4. ^ http://citypopulation.de/Mexico-Cities.html 2014 CONAPO estimates via Citypopulation.de
  5. ^ http://edmonton.ca/city_government/facts_figures/municipal-census-results.aspx
  6. ^ http://citypopulation.de/Honduras.html