List of cities proper by population density

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This is a list of cities worldwide by population density. The population, population density and land area for the cities listed are based on the entire city proper, the defined boundary or border of a city or the city limits of the city. The population density of the cities listed is based on the average number of people living per square kilometer or per square mile. This list does not refer to the population, population density or land area of the greater metropolitan area or urban area, nor particular districts in any of the cities listed.

Cities by population density[edit]

Guttenberg, New Jersey, United States, just outside New York City
Entire city of Malé, Maldives
City Population Area Density Country Year
km2 sqmi /km2 /sqmi
Manila 1,780,148 43 17 41,515 107,523  Philippines (more) 2015 [1] 2018[2]
Pateros 63,840 2 1 36,273 93,946  Philippines (more) 2015 [1] 2013[3]
Mandaluyong 386,276 11 4 34,925 90,457  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Dhaka 8,906,136 306 118 29,069 75,289  Bangladesh (more)
Caloocan 1,583,978 53 21 29,774 77,115  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Port-au-Prince 987,310 36 14 27,395 70,953  Haiti (more) 2015[4]
Bnei Brak 208,000 7 3 29,345 76,005  Israel (more) 2018[5][6]
Levallois-Perret 64,379 2 1 26,713 69,187  France (more) 2020[7]
Vincennes 49,891 2 1 26,121 67,653  France (more) 2020[8]
Le Pré-Saint-Gervais 17,950 1 0 25,643 66,415  France (more) 2020[9]
Karachi 14,910,352 591 228 25,229 65,343  Pakistan (more) 2017[10][11]
Saint-Mandé 22,619 1 0 24,586 63,677  France (more) 2020[12]
Makati 582,602 22 8 26,811 69,440  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Kolkata 4,496,694 185 71 24,306 62,954  India (more) 2019[13] 2013[14]
Montrouge 50,260 2 1 24,280 62,886  France (more) 2020[15]
Saint-Josse-ten-Noode 27,548 1 0 24,165 62,587  Belgium (more) [16][17]
Kathmandu 1,183,000 49 19 23,923 61,961  Nepal (more) 2019[18]
Neapoli, Thessaloniki 27,084 1 0 23,149 59,955  Greece (more) [19]
Malé 133,412 6 2 23,002 59,575  Maldives (more) [20][21][22]
Guttenberg 11,481 1 0 22,600 58,535  United States (more) [23][24]
Damascus 1,711,000 77 30 22,221 57,552  Syria (more) [25]
Malabon 365,525 16 6 22,903 59,318  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Navotas 249,463 12 4 21,674 56,135  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Asmara 963,000 45 17 21,400 55,426  Eritrea (more) 2012[26]
Pasig 755,300 31 12 24,008 62,181  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Mislata 43,756 2 1 21,241 55,014  Spain (more) [27]
Macau 643,100 30 12 21,224 54,971  Macau (more) 2015[28][29]
Kallithea 100,050 5 2 21,063 54,554  Greece (more) [30]
Nea Smyrni 73,090 4 1 20,764 53,779  Greece (more) [30]
Paris 2,187,526 105 41 20,755 53,754  France (more) 2020[31]
Howrah 1,072,161 52 20 20,722 53,670  India (more) [32][33]
Mumbai 12,442,373 603 233 20,634 53,442  India (more) 2013[32] 2019[34]
Pasay 416,522 19 7 22,346 57,875  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
San Juan, Metro Manila 122,180 6 2 20,814 53,909  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Colombo 752,993 37 14 20,351 52,710  Sri Lanka (more)
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat 252,171 12 5 20,336 52,671  Spain (more) 2016[35]
Union City 66,455 3 1 20,047 51,921  United States (more) [23][24]
Delhi 11,007,835 1,397 539 7,878 20,404  India (more) [36]
Marikina 450,741 23 9 19,909 51,565  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Saint-Gilles 50,002 3 1 19,842 51,391  Belgium (more) [16][17]
Clichy 61,070 3 1 19,828 51,354  France (more) 2020[37]
Courbevoie 81,719 4 2 19,597 50,756  France (more) 2020[38]
Boulogne-Billancourt 120,071 6 2 19,460 50,403  France (more) 2020[39]
West New York 49,708 3 1 19,060 49,365  United States (more) [23][24]
Koekelberg 21,990 1 0 18,795 48,679  Belgium (more)
Bandung 3,075,478 167 64 18,416 47,698  Indonesia (more)
Las Piñas 588,894 32 12 18,391 47,634  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Monaco 36,950 2 1 18,292 47,377  Monaco (more) [40][41]
Les Lilas 23,045 1 0 18,290 47,370  France (more) 2020[42]
Giv'atayim 58,500 3 1 18,056 46,764  Israel (more) 2019[43]
Vanves 27,729 2 1 17,775 46,037  France (more) 2020[44]
Quezon City 2,936,116 166 64 17,738 45,941  Philippines (more) 2015 [1][3]
Asnières-sur-Seine 85,191 5 2 17,674 45,777  France (more) 2020[45]
Ciudad Nezahualcóyotl 1,110,565 63 24 17,503 45,334  Mexico (more) [46]
Suginami 582,065 34 13 17,089 44,262  Japan (more)
Santa Coloma de Gramenet 118,821 7 3 16,974 43,964  Spain (more) 2019[47]
Chittagong 2,582,401 155 60 16,661 43,151  Bangladesh (more) 2018[48]
Sint-Jans-Molenbeek 97,462 6 2 16,547 42,857  Belgium (more)
Le Kremlin-Bicêtre 25,334 2 1 16,451 42,607  France (more) 2020[49]
Charenton-le-Pont 30,374 2 1 16,418 42,524  France (more) 2020[50]
La Garenne-Colombes 29,169 2 1 16,387 42,443  France (more) 2020[51]
Schaerbeek 133,309 8 3 16,377 42,417  Belgium (more)
Neuilly-sur-Seine 60,361 4 1 16,183 41,913  France (more) 2020[52]
Issy-les-Moulineaux 68,451 4 2 16,106 41,715  France (more) 2020[53]
Gentilly 18,605 1 0 15,767 40,836  France (more) 2020[54]
Seoul 9,962,393 605 234 16,461 42,634  South Korea (more) 2019[55] 2013[56]
Cairo 9,539,673 606 234 15,742 40,772  Egypt (more) 2019[57] 2017[58]
Jakarta 10,560,000 662 255 15,964 41,346  Indonesia (more) 2019[59] 2020[60]
Hoboken 52,677 3 1 15,890 41,156  United States (more) [23][24]

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