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
2,983. Monteagudo Bolivia 8,289
2,964. Vallegrande Bolivia 8,422
2,960. Achacachi Bolivia 8,447
2,937. Cliza Bolivia 8,654
2,835. Pailón Bolivia 9,304
2,751. Roboré Bolivia 9,882
2,686. Uyuni Bolivia 10,293
2,666. Puerto Quijarro Bolivia 10,392
2,520. Portachuelo Bolivia 11,485
2,486. Rurrenabaque Bolivia 11,749
2,452. Colchani Bolivia 11,988
2,420. Patacamaya Bolivia 12,260
2,133. Mineros Bolivia 14,385
2,125. Ascensión Bolivia 14,429
2,043. Punata Bolivia 15,194
2,022. Huanuni Bolivia 15,492
2,016. Santiago del Torno Bolivia 15,543
1,782. Villa Yapacaní Bolivia 18,187
1,766. Cotoca Bolivia 18,347
1,729. Villamontes Bolivia 18,761
1,668. San Borja Bolivia 19,640
1,534. Warnes Bolivia 22,036
1,524. Tupiza Bolivia 22,233
1,451. San Ignacio de Velasco Bolivia 23,569
1,320. Cobija Bolivia 26,585
1,255. Camiri Bolivia 27,961
1,250. Llallagua Bolivia 28,069
1,180. Villazón Bolivia 30,253
1,174. Mizque Bolivia 30,481
1,017. Guayaramerín Bolivia 36,008
552. Riberalta Bolivia 74,014
499. Yacuiba Bolivia 82,803
495. La Santisima Trinidad Bolivia 84,259
466. Montero Bolivia 88,616
305. Potosí Bolivia 141,251
274. Tarija Bolivia 159,269
214. Oruro Bolivia 208,684
200. Sucre Bolivia 224,838
42. La Paz Bolivia 812,799
37. Cochabamba Bolivia 900,414
27. Santa Cruz de la Sierra Bolivia 1,364,389
4,671. Charras Argentina 1,001
4,668. Chazón Argentina 1,010
4,665. General Manuel J. Campos Argentina 1,016
4,664. Las Varas Argentina 1,017
4,663. Huanchillas Argentina 1,020
4,662. Almafuerte Argentina 1,022
4,652. Darwin Argentina 1,052
4,649. Cintra Argentina 1,054
4,650. Cañada de Luque Argentina 1,054
4,647. Ciervo Petiso Argentina 1,055
4,645. Bonpland Argentina 1,063
4,642. Pasco Argentina 1,072
4,641. La Puerta de San José Argentina 1,073
4,639. Camarones Argentina 1,079
4,638. El Rodeo Argentina 1,083
4,633. Barrancas Argentina 1,098
4,630. Bella Italia Argentina 1,100
4,628. Colonia San Bartolomé Argentina 1,104
4,619. Aldea San Antonio Argentina 1,127
4,617. Mártires Argentina 1,135
4,615. Colonia La Tordilla Argentina 1,138
4,613. Italó Argentina 1,139
4,610. La Cesira Argentina 1,140
4,608. Cavanagh Argentina 1,150
4,607. Garruchos Argentina 1,152
4,606. Cerro Corá Argentina 1,153
4,604. Villa Tulumba Argentina 1,161
4,603. Herlitzka Argentina 1,166
4,601. Piquillín Argentina 1,170
4,591. Uriburu Argentina 1,200
4,590. Loreto Argentina 1,201
4,588. Arata Argentina 1,202
4,586. Salsacate Argentina 1,205
4,583. Mutquín Argentina 1,207
4,579. Los Conquistadores Argentina 1,214
4,577. San Carlos Argentina 1,215
4,574. Tres Capones Argentina 1,234
4,573. San Antonio de Litín Argentina 1,240
4,570. Santa Anita Argentina 1,254
4,567. Villa Escolar Argentina 1,261
4,565. General Enrique Mosconi Argentina 1,279
4,562. Costa Sacate Argentina 1,288
4,558. Embajador Martini Argentina 1,298
4,556. Pronunciamiento Argentina 1,301
4,555. Comallo Argentina 1,306
4,553. San Gustavo Argentina 1,307
4,549. Las Ovejas Argentina 1,312
4,546. Tabossi Argentina 1,333
4,545. Coronel Baigorria Argentina 1,334
4,541. Dalmacio Vélez Sársfield Argentina 1,344
4,533. Sierra Colorada Argentina 1,374
4,529. Río Pico Argentina 1,386
4,526. La Maruja Argentina 1,389
4,522. El Arañado Argentina 1,395
4,518. El Huecú Argentina 1,399
4,516. Ceibas Argentina 1,405
4,513. Lomas de Vallejos Argentina 1,415
4,509. General Alvear Argentina 1,431
4,507. Libertad Argentina 1,438