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
3,771. Vergara Uruguay 3,998
3,770. Pirayú Paraguay 4,000
3,769. Остров Пасхи Chile 4,000
3,768. San Antonio de los Cobres Argentina 4,000
3,767. Empalme Olmos Uruguay 4,007
3,766. Matias Olímpio Brazil 4,012
3,765. Jorochito Bolivia 4,013
3,764. Guachucal Colombia 4,014
3,763. Imaculada Brazil 4,014
3,762. Oropesa Peru 4,022
3,761. Tafí del Valle Argentina 4,028
3,760. Zonda Argentina 4,038
3,759. Callanca Peru 4,046
3,758. Lago Puelo Argentina 4,046
3,757. Puerto Triunfo Colombia 4,055
3,756. Estanislao del Campo Argentina 4,055
3,755. Toledo Uruguay 4,056
3,754. Santa Magdalena Argentina 4,059
3,753. Itarana Brazil 4,060
3,752. Chichinales Argentina 4,060
3,751. Córdoba Colombia 4,063
3,750. Chaitén Chile 4,065
3,749. Manoel Urbano Brazil 4,065
3,748. Colonia Catuete Paraguay 4,070
3,747. Vijes Colombia 4,070
3,746. General Artigas Paraguay 4,073
3,745. Parika Guyana 4,081
3,744. Apulo Colombia 4,084
3,743. Gachetá Colombia 4,088
3,742. Subachoque Colombia 4,088
3,741. Colonias Unidas Argentina 4,093
3,740. Puerto Guzmán Colombia 4,094
3,739. Gómez Plata Colombia 4,097
3,738. Ccaquiracunca Peru 4,098
3,737. Ataco Colombia 4,105
3,736. Limoeiro do Ajuru Brazil 4,109
3,735. Itá Ibaté Argentina 4,115
3,734. Pujocucho Peru 4,120
3,733. Pore Colombia 4,133
3,732. Santo Tomas Peru 4,134
3,731. Salento Colombia 4,135
3,730. Santa Isabel do Rio Negro Brazil 4,142
3,729. Tarqui Colombia 4,144
3,728. Wageningen Suriname 4,145
3,727. Barichara Colombia 4,149
3,726. General Galarza Argentina 4,150
3,725. Villahermosa Colombia 4,155
3,724. Mesetas Colombia 4,163
3,723. Bolívar Colombia 4,165
3,722. Pueblo Rico Colombia 4,165
3,721. Vichadero Uruguay 4,170
3,720. Comandante Luis Piedra Buena Argentina 4,176
3,719. Buesaco Colombia 4,177
3,718. Ungia Colombia 4,179
3,717. Tabio Colombia 4,180
3,716. San Carlos Bolivia 4,180
3,715. Mulungu Brazil 4,181
3,714. San Luis Colombia 4,184
3,713. Carmen del Paraná Paraguay 4,196
3,712. Orcotuna Peru 4,199
3,711. El Peñón Colombia 4,204
3,710. Mendiolaza Argentina 4,204
3,709. Japoatã Brazil 4,207
3,708. Puerto Baquerizo Moreno Ecuador 4,214
3,707. Chuquitira Peru 4,220
3,706. Las Garcitas Argentina 4,244
3,705. Guachetá Colombia 4,245
3,704. Isla Verde Argentina 4,245
3,703. Tiquisio Colombia 4,255
3,702. Jayune Peru 4,256
3,701. Cachipay Colombia 4,260
3,700. Argelia Colombia 4,262
3,699. Palmeirais Brazil 4,262
3,698. Salgado de São Félix Brazil 4,266
3,697. Ñuñoa Peru 4,271
3,696. Choachí Colombia 4,281
3,695. Vista Hermosa Colombia 4,282
3,694. Buena Vista Bolivia 4,282
3,693. San Antonio Argentina 4,290
3,692. Quijingue Brazil 4,293
3,691. Huayna Alcalde Peru 4,298
3,690. Mairana Bolivia 4,298
3,689. Cascas Peru 4,299
3,688. Puerto Concordia Colombia 4,313
3,687. Santa Lucía Peru 4,320
3,686. Castro Barros Argentina 4,322
3,685. Loncopué Argentina 4,323
3,684. Simões Brazil 4,332
3,683. Pucara Peru 4,335
3,682. Buenavista Colombia 4,339
3,681. San Francisco Colombia 4,350
3,680. Barão de Melgaço Brazil 4,353
3,679. Jatun Orcochiri Peru 4,358
3,678. Saquena Peru 4,362
3,677. Guática Colombia 4,368
3,676. Las Palomas Paraguay 4,383
3,675. San Francisco de Laishí Argentina 4,384
3,674. Iberia Peru 4,386
3,673. Maraã Brazil 4,387
3,672. San Ramón Bolivia 4,389