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
701. Turbaco Colombia 56,171
702. Paita Peru 56,151
703. Cianorte Brazil 55,994
704. Nova Viçosa Brazil 55,980
705. Itapipoca Brazil 55,784
706. Ponta Porã Brazil 55,763
707. San Antonio Paraguay 55,754
708. Estância Brazil 55,654
709. Cacoal Brazil 55,560
710. Cereté Colombia 55,513
711. Maldonado Uruguay 55,478
712. Buin Chile 55,441
713. São Gabriel Brazil 55,434
714. Concórdia Brazil 55,367
715. Pacatuba Brazil 55,291
716. Viana Brazil 55,122
717. Abancay Peru 55,111
718. São Pedro da Aldeia Brazil 55,014
719. Caicó Brazil 54,934
720. Seropédica Brazil 54,846
721. Cabedelo Brazil 54,839
722. Caaguazú Paraguay 54,808
723. Manhuaçu Brazil 54,607
724. Huacho Peru 54,545
725. El Banco Colombia 54,522
726. Moquegua Peru 54,517
727. Chivilcoy Argentina 54,514
728. Penápolis Brazil 54,477
729. Funza Colombia 54,421
730. Mairiporã Brazil 54,415
731. Presidente Franco Paraguay 54,292
732. Puerto Eldorado Argentina 54,189
733. Azul Argentina 53,941
734. Pitalito Colombia 53,685
735. Upata Venezuela 53,685
736. Puerto Tejada Colombia 53,674
737. Pamplona Colombia 53,587
738. Ilo Peru 53,476
739. Río Tercero Argentina 53,389
740. Ipojuca Brazil 53,364
741. Campos do Jordão Brazil 53,319
742. Tingo María Peru 53,177
743. Camaquã Brazil 53,169
744. El Tocuyo Venezuela 53,099
745. Mercedes Argentina 52,949
746. Crateús Brazil 52,933
747. Maiquetía Venezuela 52,564
748. Caucagüito Venezuela 52,556
749. Puerto Ayacucho Venezuela 52,526
750. Jaén Peru 52,493
751. Manacapuru Brazil 52,459
752. Andradina Brazil 52,406
753. Barra do Garças Brazil 52,398
754. Cascavel Brazil 52,357
755. Biguaçu Brazil 51,992
756. Batatais Brazil 51,976
757. Rio do Sul Brazil 51,944
758. Tacuarembó Uruguay 51,854
759. Talagante Chile 51,764
760. Latacunga Ecuador 51,717
761. Pirapora Brazil 51,656
762. Rubio Venezuela 51,568
763. Tucupita Venezuela 51,534
764. Agustín Codazzi Colombia 51,478
765. Içara Brazil 51,454
766. Bezerros Brazil 51,436
767. Tarma Peru 51,350
768. Coronel Oviedo Paraguay 51,286
769. Serra Talhada Brazil 51,203
770. Horizonte Brazil 51,171
771. Melo Uruguay 51,023
772. Rolândia Brazil 51,004
773. Barranqueras Argentina 50,823
774. Yerba Buena Argentina 50,783
775. Marechal Deodoro Brazil 50,571
776. São Roque Brazil 50,540
777. Turbo Colombia 50,508
778. Coari Brazil 50,490
779. Madrid Colombia 50,437
780. Arjona Colombia 50,405
781. San Mateo Venezuela 50,401
782. Taquaritinga Brazil 50,098
783. Belo Jardim Brazil 49,922
784. Benevides Brazil 49,794
785. Lota Chile 49,763
786. Nova Odessa Brazil 49,432
787. La Estrella Colombia 49,386
788. Quixadá Brazil 49,328
789. Libertador General San Martín Argentina 49,267
790. Pedro Leopoldo Brazil 49,261
791. Copacabana Colombia 49,169
792. Porto Ferreira Brazil 49,127
793. Hacienda La Calera Chile 49,106
794. Balneário Camboriú Brazil 49,100
795. Serrinha Brazil 49,078
796. Ibitinga Brazil 49,074
797. Viedma Argentina 48,940
798. Barra do Corda Brazil 48,901
799. Congonhas Brazil 48,819
800. Velasco Ibarra Ecuador 48,754