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
3,776. El Ángel Ecuador 3,983
3,832. Saquisilí Ecuador 3,778
4,247. Puerto Villamil Ecuador 2,200
4. Bogotá Colombia 7,102,602
10. Cali Colombia 2,392,877
14. Medellín Colombia 1,999,979
25. Barranquilla Colombia 1,380,425
35. Cartagena Colombia 952,024
51. Cúcuta Colombia 721,398
61. Bucaramanga Colombia 571,820
81. Pereira Colombia 440,118
84. Santa Marta Colombia 431,781
86. Ibagué Colombia 421,685
93. Bello Colombia 392,939
99. Pasto Colombia 382,236
107. Manizales Colombia 357,814
109. Neiva Colombia 352,855
112. Soledad Colombia 342,556
124. Villavicencio Colombia 321,717
130. Armenia Colombia 315,328
131. Soacha Colombia 313,945
139. Valledupar Colombia 308,237
154. Itagüí Colombia 281,853
161. Montería Colombia 272,420
163. Sincelejo Colombia 261,187
165. Popayán Colombia 258,653
172. Floridablanca Colombia 252,267
181. Palmira Colombia 247,986
188. Buenaventura Colombia 240,387
235. Barrancabermeja Colombia 191,403
250. Dos Quebradas Colombia 179,583
262. Tuluá Colombia 165,501
266. Envigado Colombia 163,007
316. Cartago Colombia 134,827
321. Maicao Colombia 130,348
322. Florencia Colombia 130,337
323. Girardot Colombia 130,289
332. Sogamoso Colombia 126,551
354. Buga Colombia 118,004
357. Tunja Colombia 117,479
383. Girón Colombia 108,466
401. Malambo Colombia 101,534
409. Magangué Colombia 100,313
436. Facatativá Colombia 94,611
444. Ríohacha Colombia 92,431
445. Duitama Colombia 92,040
447. Zipaquirá Colombia 91,235
461. Fusagasuga Colombia 88,820
470. Ciénaga Colombia 88,311
481. Tumaco Colombia 86,713
483. Apartadó Colombia 86,438
484. Piedecuesta Colombia 86,387
491. Montelíbano Colombia 85,000
497. Ocaña Colombia 83,511
505. La Dorada Colombia 81,950
526. Ipiales Colombia 77,729
546. Quibdó Colombia 75,104
555. Aguachica Colombia 73,360
573. Yumbo Colombia 71,436
588. Arauca Colombia 69,264
591. Sabanalarga Colombia 68,535
592. Chinchiná Colombia 68,512
602. Caldas Colombia 65,565
609. Villa del Rosario Colombia 64,951
616. Chía Colombia 64,569
637. Rionegro Colombia 62,291
639. Calarcá Colombia 62,170
650. Yopal Colombia 61,029
660. Sahagún Colombia 59,188
661. Fundación Colombia 59,175
670. Los Patios Colombia 58,661
673. San Andrés Colombia 58,257
676. Caucasia Colombia 58,034
678. Santa Rosa de Cabal Colombia 57,928
700. Espinal Colombia 56,213
701. Turbaco Colombia 56,171
710. Cereté Colombia 55,513
725. El Banco Colombia 54,522
729. Funza Colombia 54,421
734. Pitalito Colombia 53,685
736. Puerto Tejada Colombia 53,674
737. Pamplona Colombia 53,587
764. Agustín Codazzi Colombia 51,478
777. Turbo Colombia 50,508
779. Madrid Colombia 50,437
780. Arjona Colombia 50,405
787. La Estrella Colombia 49,386
791. Copacabana Colombia 49,169
803. Plato Colombia 48,606
808. Chigorodó Colombia 48,443
814. El Carmen de Bolívar Colombia 47,957
828. Florida Colombia 47,173
848. Chiquinquirá Colombia 45,294
859. Jamundí Colombia 44,833
865. Pradera Colombia 44,630
874. Baranoa Colombia 44,078
913. Sevilla Colombia 41,612
933. Santander de Quilichao Colombia 40,798
932. El Bagre Colombia 40,798
936. Acacías Colombia 40,627