List of cities and towns in Uganda

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This is a list of cities and towns in Uganda: The population data are for 2014, except where otherwise indicated. The references from which the estimated populations are sourced are listed in each article for the cities and towns where the population estimates are given.

Twenty five largest cities by population[edit]

The population numbers are for the year 2014. The source of the population data is the Uganda Bureau of Statistics via Citypopulation.de, based on the August 2014 National Population Census.[1]

Kampala, Capital of Uganda
Rank Name 2014 Census Population Count
1 Kampala* 1,516,210
2 Nansana 365,857
3 Kira 313,761
4 Mbarara 195,013
5 Mukono 161,996
6 Gulu 152,276
7 Masaka 103,829
8 Kasese 101,679
9 Hoima 100,625
10 Lira 99,059
11 Mbale 96,189
12 Masindi 94,622
13 Njeru 81,052
14 Jinja 72,931
15 Entebbe 69,958
16 Arua 62,657
17 Wakiso 60,911
18 Busia 55,958
19 Fort Portal 54,275
20 Iganga 53,870
21 Mpondwe 51,018
22 Kabale 49,667
23 Soroti 49,452
24 Mityana 48,002
25 Mubende 46,921

  * Capital city
*Cities in bold letters are under consideration for city stautus[2]

Cities and towns[edit]

  1. Abim - 17,400
  2. Adjumani - 43,022
  3. Alebtong - 15,100
  4. Amolatar - 14,800
  5. Amuria - 5,400
  6. Amuru -
  7. Apac - 14,503
  8. Arua - 62,657
  9. Bombo - 26,370
  10. Budaka - 23,834
  11. Bugembe - 41,323
  12. Bugiri - 29,013
  13. Buikwe - 16,633
  14. Bukedea - 36,700
  15. Bukomansimbi - 9,900 ('12)
  16. Bukungu - 19,033 ('13)
  17. Buliisa - 28,100
  18. Bundibugyo - 21,600
  19. Busembatya - 15,700
  20. Bushenyi - 41,063
  21. Busia - 55,958
  22. Busolwe - 16.730
  23. Butaleja - 19,519
  24. Buwenge - 22,074
  25. Buyende - 23,039
  26. Dokolo - 19,810
  27. Elegu - 5,000 ('12)
  28. Entebbe - 69,958
  29. Fort Portal - 54,275
  30. Gombe, Butambala - 15,196
  31. Gulu - 152,276
  32. Hima - 29,700
  33. Hoima - 100,625
  34. Ibanda - 31,316
  35. Iganga - 53,870
  36. Isingiro - 29,721
  37. Jinja - 72,931
  38. Kaabong - 23,900
  39. Kabale - 49,667
  40. Kaberamaido - 3,400
  41. Kabuyanda - 16,325
  42. Kabwohe - 20,300
  43. Kagadi - 22,813
  44. Kakinga - 22,151
  45. Kakira - 32,819
  46. Kakiri - 19,449
  47. Kalangala - 5,200
  48. Kaliro - 16,796
  49. Kalisizo - 32,700
  50. Kalongo - 15,000
  51. Kalungu -
  52. Kampala - 1,659,600
  53. Kamuli - 17,725
  54. Kamwenge - 19,240
  55. Kanoni -
  56. Kanungu - 15,138
  57. Kapchorwa - 12,900
  58. Kasese - 101,679
  59. Katakwi - 8,400
  60. Kayunga - 26,588
  61. Kibaale - 7,600
  62. Kibingo - 15,918
  63. Kiboga - 19,591
  64. Kihiihi - 20,349
  65. Kira - 313,761
  66. Kiruhura - 14,300 ('12)
  67. Kiryandongo -31,610
  68. Kisoro - 17,561
  69. Kitgum - 44,604
  70. Koboko - 37,825
  71. Kotido - 22,900
  72. Kumi - 13,000
  73. Kyazanga - 15,531
  74. Kyegegwa - 18,729
  75. Kyenjojo - 23,467
  76. Kyotera - 9,000
  77. Lira - 99,059
  78. Lugazi - 39,483
  79. Lukaya - 24,250
  80. Luweero - 42,734
  81. Lwakhakha - 10,700
  82. Lwengo - 15,527
  83. Lyantonde - 8,900
  84. Malaba - 18,228
  85. Manafwa - 15,800
  86. Masaka - 103,829
  87. Masindi - 94,622
  88. Masindi Port - 10,400 ('09)
  89. Masulita - 14,762
  90. Matugga - 15,000 ('10)
  91. Mayuge - 17,151
  92. Mbale - 96,1890
  93. Mbarara - 195,013
  94. Mitooma -
  95. Mityana - 48,002
  96. Moroto - 14,818
  97. Moyo - 23,700
  98. Mpigi - 44,274
  99. Mpondwe - 51,018
  100. Mubende - 46,921
  101. Mukono - 161,996
  102. Mutukula - 15,000 ('09)
  103. Nagongera - 11,800
  104. Nakaseke - 2,200
  105. Nakapiripirit - 2,800
  106. Nakasongola - 7,800
  107. Namayingo - 15,741
  108. Namutumba - 18,736
  109. Nansana - 144,441
  110. Nebbi - 34,975
  111. Ngora - 15,086
  112. Njeru - 81,052
  113. Nkokonjeru - 14,000
  114. Ntungamo - 18,854
  115. Oyam - 14,500
  116. Pader - 14,080
  117. Paidha - 33,426
  118. Pakwach - 22,360
  119. Pallisa - 32,681
  120. Rakai - 7,000
  121. Rukungiri - 36,509
  122. Rwimi - 16,256
  123. Sanga - 5,200 ('12)
  124. Sembabule - 4,800
  125. Sironko - 18,884
  126. Soroti - 49,452
  127. Ssabagabo - 200,000 ('08)
  128. Tororo - 41,906
  129. Wakiso - 60,911
  130. Wobulenzi - 27,027
  131. Yumbe - 35,606

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ UBOS, . (29 November 2014). "The Population of The Regions of the Republic of Uganda And All Cities And Towns of More Than 15,000 Inhabitants". Citypopulation.de Quoting Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS). Retrieved 21 February 2015. 
  2. ^ Ssekweyama, Martins (15 June 2016). "Masaka town expands to get city status". Daily Monitor. Kampala. Retrieved 15 June 2016.