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
4,301. Sebastián Elcano Argentina 2,042
4,302. Burruyacú Argentina 2,037
4,303. Armenia Colombia 2,035
4,304. Belén Uruguay 2,033
4,305. Los Telares Argentina 2,032
4,306. San Luis de Palenque Colombia 2,032
4,307. Palestina Colombia 2,027
4,308. Paratebueno Colombia 2,027
4,309. Guayabetal Colombia 2,017
4,310. Mariano I. Loza Argentina 2,015
4,311. Carlosama Colombia 2,010
4,312. Montebello Colombia 2,007
4,313. Los Córdobas Colombia 2,007
4,314. Tamara Colombia 2,007
4,315. Santa Rosa de Tastil Argentina 2,000
4,316. San Pedro de Atacama Chile 2,000
4,317. Pisac Peru 2,000
4,318. Ollantaytambo Peru 2,000
4,319. Taquile Peru 2,000
4,320. Pajas Blancas Uruguay 2,000
4,321. Mapiripán Colombia 1,993
4,322. Minador do Negrão Brazil 1,986
4,323. Miramar Argentina 1,979
4,324. Florentino Ameghino Argentina 1,979
4,325. Palmitas Uruguay 1,979
4,326. Anguil Argentina 1,977
4,327. Doctor Cecilio Báez Paraguay 1,977
4,328. Totoral Peru 1,976
4,329. Jambaló Colombia 1,972
4,330. Aldana Colombia 1,956
4,331. Cucutilla Colombia 1,950
4,332. Felipe Yofré Argentina 1,947
4,333. Margarita Colombia 1,939
4,334. Sapucaí Paraguay 1,932
4,335. Chipispaya Peru 1,932
4,336. Carmen de Carupa Colombia 1,928
4,337. Domínguez Argentina 1,925
4,338. Villa Rumipal Argentina 1,922
4,339. Guatavita Colombia 1,920
4,340. Angelópolis Colombia 1,917
4,341. Obispo Trejo Argentina 1,911
4,342. Los Varela Argentina 1,908
4,343. Supatá Colombia 1,907
4,344. San Bautista Uruguay 1,905
4,345. Viloco Bolivia 1,900
4,346. Nóvita Colombia 1,898
4,347. Luján Argentina 1,896
4,348. Quipile Colombia 1,896
4,349. Ticino Argentina 1,895
4,350. Totoró Colombia 1,888
4,351. Ubalá Colombia 1,886
4,352. Iles Colombia 1,879
4,353. Sesquilé Colombia 1,876
4,354. Corralito Argentina 1,873
4,355. Campamento Colombia 1,870
4,356. Doblas Argentina 1,860
4,357. Murillo Colombia 1,860
4,358. La Criolla Argentina 1,852
4,359. Coronel Belisle Argentina 1,841
4,360. Veinticinco de Mayo Uruguay 1,839
4,361. Atocha Bolivia 1,833
4,362. Puerto Bermejo Argentina 1,832
4,363. Rosas Colombia 1,830
4,364. Futaleufú Chile 1,826
4,365. Porto Walter Brazil 1,816
4,366. Tasco Colombia 1,811
4,367. Natalicio Talavera Paraguay 1,809
4,368. Marechal Thaumaturgo Brazil 1,808
4,369. Tibaná Colombia 1,802
4,370. Hernández Argentina 1,801
4,371. Veinticinco de Agosto Uruguay 1,799
4,372. Peque Colombia 1,793
4,373. Piedrancha Colombia 1,788
4,374. Bernasconi Argentina 1,781
4,375. Poço das Trincheiras Brazil 1,775
4,376. Sáchica Colombia 1,774
4,377. San José Colombia 1,772
4,378. Colonia Minga Porá Paraguay 1,770
4,379. Cruz de los Milagros Argentina 1,768
4,380. Marull Argentina 1,765
4,381. Buchardo Argentina 1,756
4,382. Pirapo Paraguay 1,756
4,383. Pampa Almirón Argentina 1,747
4,384. San Joaquín Paraguay 1,745
4,385. Añelo Argentina 1,742
4,386. Machetá Colombia 1,742
4,387. Soca Uruguay 1,742
4,388. Imués Colombia 1,736
4,389. Arboleda Colombia 1,736
4,390. Guadalupe Colombia 1,734
4,391. San José Colombia 1,724
4,392. Poopó Bolivia 1,720
4,393. Betulia Colombia 1,716
4,394. San Pedro Argentina 1,715
4,395. Mattaldi Argentina 1,714
4,396. Piedras Blancas Argentina 1,714
4,397. La Uvita Colombia 1,708
4,398. Colquechaca Bolivia 1,706
4,399. San Javier Uruguay 1,701
4,400. Alto Río Senguer Argentina 1,700