List of cities in Tamil Nadu by population

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The following are the cities in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, which have a population of 1 lakh (100,000) and above (city / corporation area only), based on the 2011 census conducted by Government of India.[1]


List of Cities in Tamil Nadu[edit]

Rank Name Area Metropolitan cities
2011
1 Chennai Chennai 8,696,010
2 Coimbatore Coimbatore 2,151,466
3 Madurai Madurai 1,462,420
4 Tiruchirappalli Tiruchirappalli 1,021,717
5 Tiruppur Tiruppur 962,982
6 Salem Salem 919,150
7 Erode Erode 521,776
8 Tirunelveli Tirunelveli 498,984
9 Vellore Vellore 481,966
10 Thoothukkudi Thoothukkudi 410,760
11 Dindigul Dindigul 292,132
12 Thanjavur Thanjavur 290,724
13 Ranipet Vellore 262,346
14 Sivakasi Virudhunagar 234,688
15 Karur Karur 233,763
16 Udhagamandalam The Nilgiris District 233,374
17 Hosur Krishnagiri 229,507
18 Nagercoil Kanyakumari 224,329
19 Kancheepuram Kanchipuram 221,749
20 Kumarapalayam Namakkal 194,992
21 Karaikkudi Sivaganga 181,347
22 Neyveli Cuddalore 178,925
23 Cuddalore Cuddalore 173,361
24 Kumbakonam Thanjavur 167,098
25 Tiruvannamalai Tiruvannamalai 144,683
26 Pollachi Coimbatore 135,235
27 Rajapalayam Virudhunagar 130,119
28 Gudiyatham Vellore 124,274
29 Pudukkottai Pudukkottai 117,215
30 Vaniyambadi Vellore 116,712
31 Ambur Vellore 113,856
32 Nagapattinam Nagapattinam 102,838

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cities above 1 Lakh, Census 2011" (PDF). Government of India. Retrieved 3 February 2016.