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
3,769. Остров Пасхи Chile 4,000
2,419. Zorritos Peru 12,261
3,760. Zonda Argentina 4,038
447. Zipaquirá Colombia 91,235
4,488. Zipacón Colombia 1,480
4,654. Zetaquira Colombia 1,047
1,223. Zarzal Colombia 28,761
1,879. Zarumilla Peru 16,907
2,373. Zaruma Ecuador 12,505
920. Zaraza Venezuela 41,483
463. Zárate Argentina 88,781
1,727. Zaragoza Colombia 18,795
3,335. Zapatoca Colombia 6,052
1,144. Zapala Argentina 31,534
958. Zaña Peru 39,200
2,036. Zamora Ecuador 15,276
2,795. Zambrano Colombia 9,565
3,578. Yuty Paraguay 4,774
3,065. Yuto Argentina 7,732
909. Yurimaguas Peru 41,827
3,395. Yura Peru 5,686
1,956. Yunguyo Peru 16,140
3,478. Yungay Peru 5,269
573. Yumbo Colombia 71,436
2,577. Yumbel Chile 11,111
2,785. Ypacarai Paraguay 9,655
1,974. Young Uruguay 15,924
2,970. Yotoco Colombia 8,362
650. Yopal Colombia 61,029
3,095. Yondó Colombia 7,516
3,337. Yolombó Colombia 6,033
4,289. Yhú Paraguay 2,092
4,062. Ygatimí Paraguay 2,809
774. Yerba Buena Argentina 50,783
4,612. Yegros Paraguay 1,140
3,618. Ybycuí Paraguay 4,629
2,873. Yauya Peru 9,092
4,524. Yataity del Norte Paraguay 1,392
4,278. Yataity Calle Argentina 2,114
1,520. Yarumal Colombia 22,368
457. Yaritagua Venezuela 89,662
4,272. Yapeyú Argentina 2,124
2,737. Yantzaza Ecuador 9,970
3,799. Yanaoca Peru 3,913
3,344. Yanahuanca Peru 5,992
1,471. Yanacancha Peru 23,175
3,802. Yalí Colombia 3,908
3,150. Yaguarón Paraguay 7,181
3,388. Yaguará Colombia 5,724
1,256. Yaguachi Ecuador 27,947
499. Yacuiba Bolivia 82,803
4,108. Yacuanquer Colombia 2,643
3,973. Yacopí Colombia 3,202
3,240. Yacimiento Río Turbio Argentina 6,650
1,030. Xique Xique Brazil 35,433
3,390. Xapuri Brazil 5,721
1,100. Xanxerê Brazil 32,957
4,035. Winifreda Argentina 2,902
1,992. Wenceslau Braz Brazil 15,726
4,460. Wenceslao Escalante Argentina 1,549
1,534. Warnes Bolivia 22,036
3,728. Wageningen Suriname 4,145
3,996. Vreed en Hoop Guyana 3,073
581. Votuporanga Brazil 69,863
412. Votorantim Brazil 99,390
179. Volta Redonda Brazil 249,580
3,666. Vizcachane Peru 4,407
2,269. Vitorino Freire Brazil 13,267
1,987. Vitória do Mearim Brazil 15,775
387. Vitória de Santo Antão Brazil 107,383
170. Vitória da Conquista Brazil 253,137
132. Vitória Brazil 312,656
2,041. Viterbo Colombia 15,216
3,695. Vista Hermosa Colombia 4,282
4,047. Vista Alegre Argentina 2,857
1,710. Viseu Brazil 18,958
1,214. Visconde do Rio Branco Brazil 29,009
1,599. Virú Peru 20,774
1,859. Viradouro Brazil 17,172
3,369. Viotá Colombia 5,840
698. Vinhedo Brazil 56,492
4,057. Vinchina Argentina 2,834
1,110. Vinces Ecuador 32,497
144. Viña del Mar Chile 294,551
4,345. Viloco Bolivia 1,900
1,602. Villeta Colombia 20,689
1,180. Villazón Bolivia 30,253
4,080. Villavieja Colombia 2,730
124. Villavicencio Colombia 321,717
924. Villarrica Paraguay 41,157
3,992. Villarrica Colombia 3,081
1,143. Villarrica Chile 31,602
3,362. Villapinzón Colombia 5,874
1,641. Villanueva Colombia 20,032
1,734. Villanueva Colombia 18,699
2,325. Villanueva Colombia 12,791
3,849. Villanueva Colombia 3,707
1,729. Villamontes Bolivia 18,761
1,033. Villamaría Colombia 35,302
3,725. Villahermosa Colombia 4,155