List of cities in Eritrea

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

This is a list of cities and towns in Eritrea by population. It includes all settlements with a population of over 5,000. In brackets there is the Arabic name.

Map of Eritrea
Asmara, Capital of Eritrea
Cities in Eritrea
Rank City Population Region
1984 Census 2010 estimate
1 Asmara (أسمرة) 475,385 649,707 Maekel
2 Keren (كيرين) 126,149 146,483 Anseba
3 Teseney (تسني) 52,531 64,889 Gash-Barka
4 Mendefera (منديفيرا) 22,184 63,492 Debub
5 Agordat (أغوردات) 15,948 47,482 Gash-Barka
6 Assab (عصب) 31,037 39,656 Southern Red Sea
7 Massawa (مصوع) 15,441 36,700 Northern Red Sea
8 Adi Quala (عدي كوالا) 14,465 34,589 Debub
9 Senafe (صنعفي) 14,019 31,831 Debub
10 Dekemhare (دقمحري) 17,290 31,000 Debub
11 Segheneyti (سغينيتي) 13,328 27,656 Debub
12 Nakfa (ناكفا) N/A 20,222 Northern Red Sea
13 Adi Keyh (عدي قيح) 8,691 19,304 Debub
14 Barentu (بارنتو) 2,541 15,467 Gash-Barka
15 Beilul (بيلول) N/A 14,055 Southern Red Sea
16 Edd (إد) N/A 12,855 Southern Red Sea
17 Ghinda (جندع) 7,702 10,523 Northern Red Sea
18 Mersa Fatuma (مرسا فاتوما) N/A 9,542 Southern Red Sea
19 Himbirti (همبيرتي) N/A 8,822 Maekel
20 Nefasit (نيفاست) N/A 8,727 Maekel

Other settlements[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Geopolis, about urban areas and urbanization in the world