List of cities and towns in Bangladesh

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According to Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, The administrative populated areas which have population of 100,000 or more than that can be defined as a city in Bangladesh. The administrative populated areas which have population less than 100,000 are classified as towns.[1] The following is a list of cities and towns in Bangladesh.

Large cities governed by City Corporations[edit]

Major cities of Bangladesh are governed by City Corporations.

Cities governed by Pourashavas[edit]

These are other cities of Bangladesh which are governed by pourashavas or Municipal Corporations .

Rank City Area(km2) Population(2001) Population(2011) District
1. Bogra 26.86 2,66,930 Bogra
2. Mymensingh 31.60 2,58,040 Mymensingh
3. Jessore 2,01,796 Jessore
4. Dinajpur 1,86,727 Dinajpur
5. Nawabganj 55.76 1,80,731 Chapai Nawabganj
6. Brahmanbaria 1,72,017 Brahmanbaria
7. Tangail 35.22 1,67,412 Tangail
8. Feni 1,56,971 Feni
9. Sirajganj 1,56,080 Sirajganj
10. Pabna 1,44,442 Pabna
11. Jamalpur 56.24 1,42,764 Jamalpur
12. Faridpur 1,21,632 Faridpur
13. Cox's Bazar 1,20,480 Cox's Bazar
14. Noakhali 1,07,654 Noakhali
15. Kushtia 1,02,988 Kushtia

Towns governed by Pourashavas[edit]

These are the towns of Bangladesh which are governed by pourashavas or Municipal Corporations.

Division Number Towns
Barisal Division 10
Chittagong Division 24
Dhaka Division 21
Khulna Division 7
Mymensingh Division 9
Rajshahi Division 14
Rangpur Division 7
Sylhet Division 8

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population Census 2011: National Volume-3: Urban Area Report" (PDF). Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. p. 8. Retrieved 31 January 2016. 

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