South America - Top 100+ Cities by Population

Population data by city is the population of the city itself, not the metro area (for specific metro area data, see our ranking by metro area). Data is as of 2011 estimates.

Rank CityCountryPopulation
1,933. Carmo do Cajuru Brazil 16,332
1,323. Carmo do Paranaíba Brazil 26,537
2,124. Carmo do Rio Claro Brazil 14,446
3,334. Carmo do Rio Verde Brazil 6,053
3,340. Carnaíba Brazil 6,019
4,452. Carnerillo Argentina 1,575
1,947. Carolina Brazil 16,228
3,979. Carolina Colombia 3,160
437. Carora Venezuela 93,788
578. Carpina Brazil 70,689
4,471. Carrilobo Argentina 1,522
937. Carrizal Venezuela 40,618
1,882. Cartagena Chile 16,875
35. Cartagena Colombia 952,024
3,085. Cartagena del Chairá Colombia 7,586
4,470. Cartago Colombia 1,524
316. Cartago Colombia 134,827
191. Caruaru Brazil 235,371
368. Carúpano Venezuela 112,082
2,318. Carutapera Brazil 12,819
4,013. Carvoeira Brazil 3,000
1,512. Casa Branca Brazil 22,497
4,445. Casabianca Colombia 1,593
3,689. Cascas Peru 4,299
754. Cascavel Brazil 52,357
168. Cascavel Brazil 257,172
4,280. Caseros Argentina 2,109
1,135. Casilda Argentina 32,002
1,706. Casimiro de Abreu Brazil 19,087
2,131. Cássia Brazil 14,391
1,747. Cassilândia Brazil 18,497
311. Castanhal Brazil 137,406
1,002. Castelli Argentina 36,588
1,628. Castelo Brazil 20,198
2,947. Castelo do Piauí Brazil 8,589
2,527. Castilho Brazil 11,419
4,463. Castilla La Nueva Colombia 1,543
3,069. Castillos Uruguay 7,686
902. Castro Brazil 42,091
1,188. Castro Chile 29,926
2,190. Castro Alves Brazil 13,868
3,686. Castro Barros Argentina 4,322
4,101. Casupá Uruguay 2,679
684. Catacaos Peru 57,304
2,610. Catacocha Ecuador 10,872
636. Cataguases Brazil 62,618
627. Catalão Brazil 63,544
1,744. Catamayo Ecuador 18,565
378. Catanduva Brazil 109,612
2,773. Catarama Ecuador 9,723
1,463. Catende Brazil 23,322
390. Catia La Mar Venezuela 106,822
1,657. Catolé do Rocha Brazil 19,812
2,046. Catriel Argentina 15,169
3,841. Catriló Argentina 3,743
950. Catu Brazil 39,932
665. Caucaguita Venezuela 59,000
748. Caucagüito Venezuela 52,556
159. Caucaia Brazil 275,019
676. Caucasia Colombia 58,034
1,083. Caucete Argentina 33,609
1,148. Cauquenes Chile 31,362
3,839. Cavalcante Brazil 3,747
4,608. Cavanagh Argentina 1,150
1,494. Caxambu Brazil 22,701
100. Caxias do Sul Brazil 381,270
1,321. Cayambe Ecuador 26,582
647. Cayenne French Guiana 61,550
3,738. Ccaquiracunca Peru 4,098
3,812. Ccolo Peru 3,857
3,899. Ccuntuma Peru 3,511
1,108. Ceará Mirim Brazil 32,667
4,430. Cebollatí Uruguay 1,624
2,106. Cedro Brazil 14,644
4,516. Ceibas Argentina 1,405
2,102. Celendín Peru 14,660
3,432. Celica Ecuador 5,499
2,047. Celso Ramos Brazil 15,162
1,215. Centenario Argentina 28,956
2,973. Centenário do Sul Brazil 8,357
2,806. Centralina Brazil 9,497
2,294. Ceres Argentina 13,063
1,730. Ceres Brazil 18,759
710. Cereté Colombia 55,513
4,482. Cerinza Colombia 1,499
2,148. Cerqueira César Brazil 14,260
1,031. Cerquilho Brazil 35,367
4,168. Cerrito Colombia 2,435
4,656. Cerrito Paraguay 1,036
3,469. Cerro Azul Argentina 5,323
4,537. Cerro Colorado Uruguay 1,354
4,606. Cerro Corá Argentina 1,153
3,546. Cerro Corá Brazil 4,927
519. Cerro de Pasco Peru 78,910
3,171. Cerro de San Antonio Colombia 7,057
2,797. Cerro Largo Brazil 9,548
4,050. Cértegui Colombia 2,854
3,492. Cervantes Argentina 5,173
1,864. Chã Grande Brazil 17,112
1,053. Chacabuco Argentina 34,587