List of sister cities in the United States

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This is a subset of the worldwide List of twin towns and sister cities.

Alabama[edit]

Alabama

JapanMaebashi, Japan[1]

SpainMálaga, Spain[2][3]

ItalyPietrasanta, Italy[4]

JapanNarashino, Japan[6]
GermanySchorndorf, Germany
GhanaSunyani-Techiman, Ghana[7]

Alaska[edit]

Alaska

Whitby, England
Chitose, Japan
Magadan, Russia
Incheon, Korea
Darwin, Australia
Tromsø, Norway
Harbin, China

Arizona[edit]

Arizona

Arkansas[edit]

Arkansas

Cisterna, Italy
  • Hot Springs [9]
Hanamaki, Japan
  • Little Rock [9]
Changchun, China
Hanam, South Korea
Kaohsiung Municipality, Taiwan
Mons, Belgium
Province of Ragusa, Italy
  • North Little Rock [9]
Uiwang, South Korea
Subiaco, Australia

California[edit]

California

Colorado[edit]

Colorado

Connecticut[edit]

Connecticut

Delaware[edit]

Delaware Wilmington has six sister cities, as designated by Sister Cities International: [10]

District of Columbia[edit]

Washington, D.C.

Ghana Accra, Ghana
Turkey Ankara, Turkey
Greece Athens, Greece
Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
China Beijing, China
Brazil Brasilia, Brazil
Belgium Brussels, Belgium
Senegal Dakar, Senegal
France Paris, France
South Africa Pretoria, South Africa
Italy Rome, Italy
South Korea Seoul, South Korea
England Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom

Florida[edit]

Florida

Georgia[edit]

Georgia (U.S. state)

Italy Cortona, Italy[13]

Hawaii[edit]

Hawaii

Idaho[edit]

Idaho[14]

Russia Chita, Russia
Spain Gernika, Spain
Canada Cranbrook, Canada
Japan Tokai-Mura, Japan
Italy Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy
Germany Tegernsee, Germany
Nicaragua Villa Carlos Fonseca, Nicaragua
Japan Iwamizawa, Japan
Burkina Faso Kwaremenguel, Burkina Faso
Austria Kitzbühel, Austria
Japan Yamanouchi, Japan

Illinois[edit]

Illinois

Accra, Ghana
Amman, Jordan
Athens, Greece
Belgrade, Serbia
Birmingham, UK
Bogotá, Colombia
Busan, South Korea
Casablanca, Morocco
Dehli, India
Durban, South Africa
Galway, Ireland
Gothenburg, Sweden
Hamburg, Germany
Kiev, Ukraine
Lahore, Pakistan
Lucerne, Switzerland
Mexico City, Mexico
Milan, Italy
Moscow, Russia
Osaka, Japan
Paris, France
Petach Tikva, Israel
Prague, Czech Republic
Shanghai, China
Shenyang, China
Sydney, Australia (Friendship City) [16]
Toronto, Canada
Vilnius, Lithuania
Warsaw, Poland
Slovakia Nitra, Slovakia (1993)[17]
Mexico Pátzcuaro, Mexico (2010)[18]
Germany Friedrichshafen, Germany (1976)[19]

Indiana[edit]

Indiana [20]

Bloomington:

Carmel:

Elkhart:

Evansville:[21]

Fishers:

Fort Wayne:

Franklin:

Gary:

Goshen:

Greenfield:

Hammond:

Indianapolis:

Jasper:

Kokomo:

Lafayette:

Muncie:

Newburgh:

Richmond:[31]

South Bend:[32][33]

Terre Haute:

Vincennes:

Iowa[edit]

Iowa

Davenport:[36]

Kansas[edit]

Kansas

Australia Wagga Wagga, Australia
Japan Omihachiman, Japan

Kentucky[edit]

Kentucky

Japan Koori, Fukushima Japan

France Deauville, France

Republic of Ireland County Kildare, Ireland

Japan Shinhidaka, Japan

United Kingdom Newmarket, England, United Kingdom

Louisiana[edit]

Louisiana

Maine[edit]

Maine

Maryland[edit]

Maryland

Massachusetts[edit]

Massachusetts

Michigan[edit]

Michigan

Minnesota[edit]

Minnesota

CanadaWinnipeg, Canada[40] (1973)

ChileSantiago, Chile[41] (1961)

ChinaHarbin, China[42] (1992)

FranceTours, France[43] (1991)

FinlandKuopio, Finland[44] (1972)

IraqNajaf, Iraq[45] (2009)

JapanIbaraki City, Japan[46] (1980)

KenyaEldoret, Kenya[47] (2000)

MexicoCuernavaca, Mexico[48] (2008)

RussiaNovosibirsk, Russia[49] (1988)

SomaliaBosaso, Somalia[50] (2014)

SwedenUppsala, Sweden[51] (2000)

EcuadorQuito, Ecuador[52] (1974)

Mississippi[edit]

Mississippi

Missouri[edit]

Missouri

Federated States of Micronesia :Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia[53]

Montana[edit]

Montana

Nebraska[edit]

Nebraska

Germany :Bad Segeberg, Germany[54]

Nevada[edit]

Nevada

New Hampshire[edit]

New Hampshire

New Jersey[edit]

New Jersey

New Mexico[edit]

New Mexico

New York[edit]

New York (state)

North Carolina[edit]

North Carolina

North Dakota[edit]

North Dakota

Ohio[edit]

Ohio

Oklahoma[edit]

Oklahoma

Oregon[edit]

Oregon

Scotland :Dull, Scotland[56][57][58]

South Korea :Jinju, South Korea[59]

JapanIwaki, Aomori, Japan[60]

Pennsylvania[edit]

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island[edit]

Rhode Island


South Carolina[edit]

South Carolina

Scotland :Stornoway, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Scotland, UK[61][62]

Romania : Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania [63]

South Dakota[edit]

South Dakota

Tennessee[edit]

Tennessee

Canada :Carleton Place, Ontario, Canada

Republic of Ireland :County Laois, Leinster, Ireland

Texas[edit]

Texas

Scotland :Livingston, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom[65]

EcuadorGuayaquil, Ecuador[66] (1987)

Mexico : Acámbaro, Mexico 2004
Mexico : Angostura, Mexico
Mexico : Campeche, Mexico
Mexico : Cerralvo, Mexico
China : Chenzhou, Hunan, China 2001
Mexico : Ciénega de Flores, Mexico 1987
Mexico : Ciudad Valles, Mexico
Mexico : Cuautla, Mexico
Mexico : Cuernavaca, Mexico (Friendship City)
Mexico : Escobedo, Mexico
Mexico : General Terán, Mexico
Mexico : Guadalajara, Mexico (Friendship City)
Mexico : Guadalupe, Mexico 2000
Mexico : Jalpan de Serra, Mexico
Mexico : Jerez de García Salinas, Mexico 1987
Mexico : Lampazos, Mexico 2000
Spain : Laredo, Spain 1978
Costa Rica : La Cruz, Costa Rica
Mexico : Lázaro Cárdenas, Mexico (Friendship City)
Mexico : León, Mexico 2006 (Friendship City)
Mexico : Los Herrera, Mexico
New Zealand : Lower Hutt, New Zealand
Mexico : Mexticacán, Mexico 2002
Mexico : Monclova, Mexico 2003
Mexico : Montemorelos, Mexico
Australia : Murray Bridge, Australia 1984
Mexico : Nuevo Laredo, Mexico 1986
Mexico : Papantla, Mexico
Argentina : San Antonio de Areco, Argentina 2001
Mexico : San Miguel de Allende, Mexico 2001
Taiwan : Tainan City, Taiwan
Taiwan : Tainan Hsien, Taiwan
Mexico : Tepatitlán, Mexico
Mexico : Tijuana, Mexico
Mexico : Tlahualillo, Mexico 1988
Mexico : Tonalá, Mexico
Mexico : Torreón, Mexico 2004
Mexico : Veracruz, Mexico 1992 (Friendship City)
China : Wenzhou, China
China : Wuwei, China 2004
China : Zixing, China 2002

Utah[edit]

Utah

Germany Meissen, Germany
China Nanning, China
China Chengdu, China
Ukraine Chernivtsi, Ukraine
Russia Izhevsk, Russia
Taiwan Keelung, Taiwan
Japan Matsumoto, Japan[71][72]
Bolivia Oruro, Bolivia
Philippines Quezon City, Philippines
Republic of Ireland Thurles, Ireland
Italy Torino, Italy
Mexico Piedras Negras, Mexico
Germany Riesa, Germany

Vermont[edit]

Vermont

Virginia[edit]

Virginia

Washington[edit]

Washington (state)

Taiwan Hualien, Taiwan
Czech Republic Kladno, Czech Republic
Latvia Liepaja, Latvia
Japan Yao, Japan
Japan Hachinohe, Japan[84]
Scotland Kelso, Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom[85][86][better source needed]
Israel Be'er Sheva, Israel
Norway Bergen, Norway
Philippines Cebu, Philippines
China Chongqing, China
New Zealand Christchurch, New Zealand
South Korea Daejeon, South Korea
Republic of Ireland Galway, Ireland
Poland Gdynia, Poland
Vietnam Haiphong, Vietnam
Taiwan Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Japan Kobe, Japan
Cameroon Limbe, Cameroon
Mexico Mazatlán, Mexico
Kenya Mombasa, Kenya
France Nantes, France
Hungary Pécs, Hungary
Italy Perugia, Italy
Iceland Reykjavik, Iceland
Cambodia Sihanoukville, Cambodia
Indonesia Surabaya, Indonesia
South Korea Jecheon, South Korea
China Jilin, China
Republic of Ireland Limerick, Ireland
Germany Lübeck, Germany
Russia Makhachkala, Russia
Japan Nishinomiya, Japan

West Virginia[edit]

West Virginia

Slovakia Banská Bystrica, Slovakia[90]

Wisconsin[edit]

Wisconsin

Japan Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
Japan Minaminasu, Tochigi, Japan
United Kingdom Redruth, England, United Kingdom
Switzerland Le Châble, Switzerland
Switzerland Glarus, Switzerland
Mexico San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico
Nicaragua Mateare, Nicaragua
Japan Japan
Czech Republic Žamberk, Czech Republic
Nicaragua Santa Teresa, Carazo, Nicaragua
Germany Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
Japan Tsubame, Niigata, Japan
Norway Gjøvik, Norway
Japan Ami, Ibaraki, Japan[109]
Nicaragua Granada, Nicaragua
Kazakhstan Kokshetau, Kazakhstan
Japan Nio, Kagawa, Japan
Japan Iwaizumi, Japan[113]

Wyoming[edit]

Wyoming

Taichung, Taiwan
Bismarck, North Dakota
Lompoc, California
Lourdes, France
Voghera, Italy
Hammam Sousse, Tunisia
Waimea, Hawaii
Accra, Ghana
Georgia (country) Lanchkhuti, Georgia
Skofja Loka, Slovenia

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