List of European cities by population within city limits

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The list includes cities geographically situated in Europe, using the conventional definition of its boundaries.

Largest cities[edit]

Note: The cities are sorted by official population. Capital cities are in boldface.

City Country Official
population
Date 2011 Eurostat
population[1]
Image Location Ref.
1 Istanbul[a]  Turkey 15,519,267[2] 31 December 2019 Levent, Istanbul at night.jpg 41°00′49″N 28°57′18″E / 41.013611°N 28.955°E / 41.013611; 28.955 (1 Istanbul) [3]
2 Moscow[b]  Russia 12,615,279 1 January 2019 Moscow-City (36211143494).jpg 55°45′00″N 37°37′00″E / 55.75°N 37.616667°E / 55.75; 37.616667 (2 Moscow) [4]
3 London  United Kingdom 9,126,366 31 December 2018 8,173,941 London Skyline (125508655).jpeg 51°30′26″N 0°07′39″W / 51.507222°N 0.1275°W / 51.507222; -0.1275 (3 London) [5]
4 Saint Petersburg  Russia 5,383,890 1 January 2019 Spb 06-2017 img01 Spit of Vasilievsky Island.jpg 59°57′N 30°18′E / 59.95°N 30.3°E / 59.95; 30.3 (1 Saint Petersburg) [6][7]
5 Berlin  Germany 3,748,148 31 December 2018 3,460,725 Aerial view of Berlin (32881394137).jpg 52°31′00″N 13°23′00″E / 52.516667°N 13.383333°E / 52.516667; 13.383333 (5 Berlin) [8]
6 Madrid  Spain 3,223,334 1 January 2018 3,198,645 40°23′00″N 3°43′00″W / 40.383333°N 3.716667°W / 40.383333; -3.716667 (6 Madrid) [9]
7 Kiev  Ukraine 2,950,800 1 December 2019 Maidan Nezalezhnosti view.jpg 50°27′00″N 30°31′24″E / 50.45°N 30.523333°E / 50.45; 30.523333 (8 Kiev) [10]
8 Rome  Italy 2,844,750 31 December 2019 2,873,494 Rome Skyline (8012016319).jpg 41°54′N 12°30′E / 41.9°N 12.5°E / 41.9; 12.5 (7 Rome) [11]
9 Paris  France 2,140,526 1 January 2019 2,249,977 Seine Pont Royal Louvre Paris.jpg 48°51′24″N 2°21′03″E / 48.8567°N 2.3508°E / 48.8567; 2.3508 (9 Paris) [12]
10 Bucharest  Romania 2,106,144 1 January 2016 1,903,299 Bucharest city center.jpg 44°25′57″N 26°06′14″E / 44.4325°N 26.103889°E / 44.4325; 26.103889 (11 Bucharest) [13] [14]
11 Minsk  Belarus 1,982,444 1 January 2018 Minsk skyline and Victors' avenue near Niamiha (120819).jpg 53°54′00″N 27°34′00″E / 53.9°N 27.566667°E / 53.9; 27.566667 (10 Minsk) [15]
12 Vienna  Austria 1,911,191 1 January 2020 1,598,626 Donaucity from Danube River to Northnorthwest - Vienna-.jpg 48°12′00″N 16°22′00″E / 48.2°N 16.366667°E / 48.2; 16.366667 (12 Vienna) [16]
13 Hamburg  Germany 1,899,160 31 December 2019 1,786,448 Hamburg St.Pauli Hafenkrone 3657 Torsten Baetge.jpg 53°33′55″N 10°00′05″E / 53.565278°N 10.001389°E / 53.565278; 10.001389 (13 Hamburg) [17]
14 Warsaw  Poland 1,790,658 31 December 2019 1,708,491 Warsaw (19130300421).jpg 52°14′00″N 21°01′00″E / 52.233333°N 21.016667°E / 52.233333; 21.016667 (15 Warsaw) [18]
15 Budapest  Hungary 1,768,073 1 January 2020 1,729,040 Panoramic view of Budapest 2014.jpg 47°29′33″N 19°03′05″E / 47.4925°N 19.051389°E / 47.4925; 19.051389 (14 Budapest) [19]
16 Barcelona  Spain 1,636,762 1 January 2018 1,611,013 41°23′00″N 2°11′00″E / 41.383333°N 2.183333°E / 41.383333; 2.183333 (16 Barcelona) [9]
17 Munich  Germany 1,471,508 31 December 2018 1,378,176 Stadtbild München.jpg 48°08′00″N 11°34′00″E / 48.133333°N 11.566667°E / 48.133333; 11.566667 (18 Munich) [20]
18 Kharkiv  Ukraine 1,451,132 1 January 2019 Gosptom-nsleta.jpg 50°00′16″N 36°13′53″E / 50.004444°N 36.231389°E / 50.004444; 36.231389 (17 Kharkiv) [21]
19 Milan  Italy 1,404,239 30 December 2019 1,324,110 Milan skyline skyscrapers of Porta Nuova business district.jpg 45°28′00″N 9°11′00″E / 45.466667°N 9.183333°E / 45.466667; 9.183333 (19 Milan) [11]
20 Belgrade  Serbia 1,397,939 31 October 2019 Belgrade at night.jpg 44°49′00″N 20°28′00″E / 44.816667°N 20.466667°E / 44.816667; 20.466667 (28 Belgrade) [22]
21 Prague  Czech Republic 1 324 277 1 January 2020 1,241,664 Mrakodrapy v Praze 2018.jpg 50°05′00″N 14°25′00″E / 50.083333°N 14.416667°E / 50.083333; 14.416667 (21 Prague) [23]
22 Nizhny Novgorod  Russia 1,259,013 1 January 2018 Alexander Nevsky Cathedral and Nizhny Novgorod stadium.jpg 56°19′37″N 44°00′27″E / 56.326944°N 44.0075°E / 56.326944; 44.0075 (20 Nizhny Novgorod) [24]
23 Kazan  Russia 1,257,391 1 January 2020 Kazan. Agriculturers palace P8111917 2200.jpg 55°47′25″N 49°08′05″E / 55.790278°N 49.134722°E / 55.790278; 49.134722 (23 Kazan) [25]
24 Sofia  Bulgaria 1,238,438 31 December 2017 1,324,025 Cathedral Saint Alexander Nevsky (23997168458).jpg 42°42′N 23°20′E / 42.7°N 23.33°E / 42.7; 23.33 (22 Bulgaria) [26]
25 Birmingham  United Kingdom 1,223,000 mid-2017 1,073,045 Birmingham Skyline from Edgbaston Cricket Ground.jpg 52°28′59″N 1°53′37″W / 52.483056°N 1.893611°W / 52.483056; -1.893611 (28 Birmingham) [27]
26 Brussels  Belgium 1,211,035 1 November 2018 1,136,778 Brussels skyline gp.jpg 50°50′48″N 4°21′09″E / 50.8467°N 4.3525°E / 50.8467; 4.3525 (26 Brussels) [28]
27 Samara  Russia 1,170,910 1 January 2016 Samara P5171857 2200.jpg 53°12′10″N 50°08′27″E / 53.202778°N 50.140833°E / 53.202778; 50.140833 (27 Samara) [29]
28 Ufa  Russia 1,121,429 1 January 2016 Panoramic view of Belaya River (Ufa).png 54°45′00″N 55°58′00″E / 54.75°N 55.966667°E / 54.75; 55.966667 (29 Ufa) [30]
29 Rostov-on-Don  Russia 1,119,875 1 January 2016 Don River. Rostov-on-Don. River station P5130227 2200.jpg 47°14′00″N 39°42′00″E / 47.233333°N 39.7°E / 47.233333; 39.7 (30 Rostov-on-Don) [31]
30 Cologne  Germany 1,085,664 31 December 2018 1,007,119 Kölnpanorama bei Abenddämmerung (2).JPG 50°56′11″N 6°57′10″E / 50.936389°N 6.952778°E / 50.936389; 6.952778 (31 Cologne) [32]
31 Voronezh  Russia 1,054,537 1 January 2019 Кафедральный собор Благовещения Пресвятой Богородицы.jpg 51°40′18″N 39°12′38″E / 51.671667°N 39.210556°E / 51.671667; 39.210556 (33 Voronezh) [33]
32 Perm  Russia 1,051,583 1 January 2018 Perm asv2019-05 img50 Gorky Park.jpg 58°00′00″N 56°19′00″E / 58°N 56.316667°E / 58; 56.316667 (34 Perm) [34]
33 Volgograd  Russia 1,013,533 1 January 2018 Evening Volgograd.jpg 48°42′00″N 44°31′00″E / 48.7°N 44.516667°E / 48.7; 44.516667 (35 New York City) [35]
34 Odessa  Ukraine 1,011,494 1 January 2018 Primorskiy-bulvar-7-8-5.jpg 46°28′N 30°43′E / 46.467°N 30.717°E / 46.467; 30.717 (Odessa) [36]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Istanbul is a transcontinental city, with its commercial and historical centre and two-thirds of the population in Europe, the rest in Asia (see Istanbul Province § Districts for details).
  2. ^ Moscow is the most populous city entirely within Europe.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population on 1 January by age groups and sex - cities and greater cities". Eurostat. 9 June 2015. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  2. ^ Total (2019) = 15,519,267
    Europe (25 districts) = 10,067,617
    Asia (14 districts) = 5,451,650
  3. ^ "The Results of Address Based Population Registration System (2019)". Turkish Statistical Institute. 31 December 2019. Retrieved 7 March 2020.
  4. ^ Rosstat. [1] (in Russian)
  5. ^ "UK Population 2018". Not Cited. 27 October 2017. Retrieved 8 May 2018.
  6. ^ Rosstat. [2] (in Russian)
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-06-24. Retrieved 2016-05-23.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  8. ^ "Amt für Statistik Berlin Brandenburg". Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg (in German). 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2015.
  9. ^ a b "Barcelona in numbers, Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya". Idescat. Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya (Catalonia). Retrieved 15 March 2020.
  10. ^ "Державна служба статистики України. Оцінка чисельності наявного населення України" (Population information)" (PDF). www.ukrstat.gov.ua (in Ukrainian). Державна служба статистики України (State Statistics Service of Ukraine). 23 January 2019.
  11. ^ a b "Statistiche demografiche ISTAT". Retrieved 19 October 2017.
  12. ^ "Population of Paris in January 2014". INSEE. Retrieved 11 June 2015.
  13. ^ "Official data for 2011 census". INSSE. INSSE. Retrieved 4 July 2013.
  14. ^ "Official Population data for 2016" (PDF). National Institute of Statistics (Romania)|INSSE. Retrieved 27 February 2017.
  15. ^ "Belarus in figures 2015". National Statistical Committee of the Republic of Belarus. 19 March 2015. Archived from the original on 29 October 2015. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  16. ^ "Bevölkerung zu Quartalsbeginn seit 2002 nach Bundesland". Statistik Austria. 10 August 2017. Retrieved 8 July 2020.
  17. ^ "Bevölkerung in Hamburg am 31.12.2019 – Auszählung aus dem Melderegister" (PDF). Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein. 28 May 2020. Retrieved 8 July 2020.
  18. ^ "Wyniki badań bieżących - Baza Demografia - Główny Urząd Statystyczny". demografia.stat.gov.pl. Retrieved 2020-06-05.
  19. ^ "1.2. Népesség a település jellege szerint, január 1. (1980–)*". Hungarian Central Statistical Office. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  20. ^ Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung. "Result - 12411-001: Bevölkerung: Gemeinden, Stichtage (letzten 6)" (in German). Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  21. ^ РОЗПОДІЛ ПОСТІЙНОГО НАСЕЛЕННЯ УКРАЇНИ ЗА СТАТТЮ ТА ВІКОМ: Станом на 1 січня 2014 року [Resident Population of Ukraine by Sex and Age: as of 1 January 2014] (Report). State Statistics Service of Ukraine. 2014. Retrieved 11 June 2015.
  22. ^ "2011 Census of Population, Households and Dwellings in the Republic of Serbia: Comparative Overview of the Number of Population in 1948, 1953, 1961, 1971, 1981, 1991, 2002 and 2011, Data by settlements" (PDF). Statistical Office of Republic Of Serbia, Belgrade. 2014. ISBN 978-86-6161-109-4. Retrieved 2014-06-27.
  23. ^ Brinkhoff, Thomas. "Czech Republic: Major Cities". City Population. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  24. ^ "5.4. Cities with population size of 1 million persons and over". Russia in figures - 2014. Russian Federal State Statistics Service. Retrieved 11 June 2015.
  25. ^ "Archived copy" Информация о численности населения Республики Татарстан (PDF) (in Russian). Rosstat. Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 March 2016. Retrieved 11 July 2016. город КазаньCS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  26. ^ "Таблица на населението по постоянен и настоящ адрес" [Table of population by permanent and current address]. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  27. ^ "Population Estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 29 July 2016. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  28. ^ "Population par région et âge, au 1er janvier 2015-2061" [Population by region and age, on 1 January 2015-2061] (in French). Statistics Belgium. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  29. ^ "Archived copy" Утвержденная численность постоянного населения Самарской области (in Russian). Rosstat. Archived from the original on 16 August 2016. Retrieved 11 July 2016. г. СамараCS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  30. ^ ОЦЕНКА ЧИСЛЕННОСТИ ПОСТОЯННОГО НАСЕЛЕНИЯ РЕСПУБЛИКИ БАШКОРТОСТАН НА 1 ЯНВАРЯ 2016 (in Russian). Rosstat. Retrieved 11 July 2016. г.Уфа
  31. ^ Результат запроса БД ПМО Ростовской области (in Russian). Rosstat. Retrieved 11 July 2016.
  32. ^ "Einwohnerzahlen im Regierungsbezirk Köln". Landesbetrieb Information und Technik Nordrhein-Westfalen. Archived from the original on 10 August 2015. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
  33. ^ "Оценка численности постоянного населения Воронежской области на I января 2016 года" (PDF) (in Russian). Rosstat. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 August 2016. Retrieved 11 July 2016. Городской округ город Воронеж
  34. ^ "Archived copy" Численность населения Пермского края, человек (in Russian). Rosstat. Archived from the original on 11 August 2016. Retrieved 11 July 2016. г. ПермьCS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  35. ^ БД ПМО Волгоградской области ПОКАЗАТЕЛИ (in Russian). Rosstat. Retrieved 11 July 2016. населения на 1 января текущего года
  36. ^ Чисельність населення (за оцінкою) на 1 січня 2018 року