List of cities in Maharashtra

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Maharashtra (/mɑːhəˈrɑːʃtrə/ [məharaːʂʈrə] (About this soundlisten)), is a state in the western region of India. It is a second-most populous state after Uttar Pradesh and third largest state by area in India. Maharashtra is the wealthiest state in India, contributing 15% of the country's industrial output and 13.3% of its GDP (2006–2007 figures).[1]

Maharashtra is the world's second-most populous first-level administrative country sub-division. Were it a nation in its own right, Maharashtra would be the world's tenth-most populous state, followed by Mexico. There are 41,000 villages and 378 urban centres in Maharashtra.[citation needed]

List of metropolitan areas in Maharashtra[edit]

Rank Metropolitan area Urban planning authority State/Territory Population
(2011)
Area
(in km2)
1 Mumbai Metropolitan Region Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority Maharashtra 2,48,00,000[2] 4,354.5[3]
2 Pune Metropolitan Region Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority Maharashtra 48,00,000[4] 6,616.79[4]
3 Nagpur Metropolitan Region Nagpur Metropolitan Region Development Authority Maharashtra 35,30,000 3,567.37
Rank Name District Population
1 Greater Mumbai UA Mumbai 1,84,14,288
2 Pune UA Pune 50,49,968
3 Nagpur UA Nagpur 24,97,777
4 Nashik City Nashik 15,62,769
5 Thane City Thane 12,21,233
6 Aurangabad UA Aurangabad 11,89,376
7 Solapur City Solapur 9,51,119
8 Jalgaon City Jalgaon 7,98,714
9 Amravati City Amravati 6,46,801
10 Nanded City Nanded 5,50,564
11 Kolhapur City Kolhapur 5,49,283
12 Akola City Akola 5,37,149
13 Ulhasnagar UA Thane 5,06,973
14 Sangli City Sangli 5,02,697
15 Malegaon City Nashik 4,71,006
16 Latur UA Latur 3,82,754
17 Dhule City Dhule 3,76,093
18 Ahmednagar City Ahmednagar 3,79,867
19 ichalkaranji UA kolhapur 4,69,000
20 miraj UA sangli 3,25,709
21 Chandrapur City Chandrapur 3,21,036
22 Parbhani City Parbhani 3,07,191
23 Jalna City Jalna 2,85,349
24 Bhusawal UA Jalgaon 2,04,016
25 Navi Mumbai Panvel Raigad CT Panvel 5,04,999
26 Panvel City Panvel 3,80,464
27 Satara UA Satara 3,09,170
28 Beed City Beed 2,06,237
29 Yavatmal UA Yavatmal 2,88,464
30 Kamptee UA Nagpur 1,46,124
31 Gondia City Gondia 1,70,889
32 Barshi City Solapur 1,18,573
33 Achalpur City Amravati 1,28,293
34 Osmanabad City Osmanabad 1,12,085
35 Nandurbar City Nandurbar 1,11,067
36 Wardha City Wardha 2,15,543
37 Udgir City Latur 1,04,063
38 Hinganghat City Wardha 2,25,312


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Countries". India: World Bank. Archived from the original on 13 February 2012. Retrieved 31 October 2008.
  2. ^ "MMR – Population and Employment" (PDF). National Real Estate Development Council. Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation. p. 4. Retrieved 21 March 2016.
  3. ^ "About MMR". Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority. Retrieved 21 March 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Expansion plans: PMRDA wants 800 villages within limits". The Indian Express. Mumbai. 8 December 2015. Retrieved 18 March 2016.

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