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
4,071. Limoeiro de Anadia Brazil 2,770
4,070. Jacinto Arauz Argentina 2,773
4,069. San Francisco Colombia 2,779
4,068. Contraalmirante Cordero Argentina 2,782
4,067. San Francisco Colombia 2,785
4,066. Chimá Colombia 2,785
4,065. Sacanta Argentina 2,791
4,064. Uarini Brazil 2,796
4,063. Los Surgentes Argentina 2,804
4,062. Ygatimí Paraguay 2,809
4,061. Elena Argentina 2,815
4,060. Colonia Neuland Paraguay 2,816
4,059. San José de La Montaña Colombia 2,819
4,058. Villa del Dique Argentina 2,829
4,057. Vinchina Argentina 2,834
4,056. Orocué Colombia 2,835
4,055. Trinidad Paraguay 2,837
4,054. Nueva Italia Paraguay 2,841
4,053. Constitución Uruguay 2,846
4,052. General San Martín Argentina 2,846
4,051. Olivença Brazil 2,848
4,050. Cértegui Colombia 2,854
4,049. Loreto Argentina 2,856
4,048. Guayatá Colombia 2,857
4,047. Vista Alegre Argentina 2,857
4,046. Cochrane Chile 2,867
4,045. San Agustín Argentina 2,870
4,044. Quebracho Uruguay 2,871
4,043. Tomás Gomensoro Uruguay 2,872
4,042. Santo Domingo Colombia 2,873
4,041. La Florida Colombia 2,882
4,040. San Basilio Argentina 2,882
4,039. Payán Colombia 2,892
4,038. Chalán Colombia 2,897
4,037. Turmequé Colombia 2,901
4,036. Sauce de Luna Argentina 2,901
4,035. Winifreda Argentina 2,902
4,034. Chita Colombia 2,914
4,033. Taminango Colombia 2,919
4,032. Padilla Bolivia 2,920
4,031. Itainópolis Brazil 2,922
4,030. Caimito Colombia 2,925
4,029. Dolavón Argentina 2,929
4,028. Nariño Colombia 2,933
4,027. Utica Colombia 2,945
4,026. Villa Trinidad Argentina 2,945
4,025. Sasaima Colombia 2,948
4,024. Chulumani Bolivia 2,952
4,023. Maraú Brazil 2,956
4,022. Irpa Irpa Bolivia 2,968
4,021. Inzá Colombia 2,972
4,020. Solano Colombia 2,973
4,019. Gararu Brazil 2,977
4,018. General Campos Argentina 2,982
4,017. General Elizardo Aquino Paraguay 2,983
4,016. San Bernardo Colombia 2,988
4,015. San Pedro Bolivia 2,990
4,014. La Verde Argentina 2,995
4,013. Carvoeira Brazil 3,000
4,012. Hersilia Argentina 3,000
4,011. Fernando de Noronha (Distrito Estadual) Brazil 3,012
4,010. Laranja da Terra Brazil 3,016
4,009. Puerto Escondido Colombia 3,020
4,008. La Para Argentina 3,021
4,007. Abaí Paraguay 3,024
4,006. Charagua Bolivia 3,025
4,005. San Andrés Colombia 3,032
4,004. Tiahuanaco Bolivia 3,037
4,003. Itaquyry Paraguay 3,038
4,002. Caramanta Colombia 3,044
4,001. Los Negros Bolivia 3,046
4,000. Toledo Argentina 3,046
3,999. Campo Grande Brazil 3,051
3,998. Tarata Peru 3,052
3,997. Napenay Argentina 3,056
3,996. Vreed en Hoop Guyana 3,073
3,995. Boyuibe Bolivia 3,075
3,994. Mutis Colombia 3,079
3,993. Dos Arroyos Argentina 3,079
3,992. Villarrica Colombia 3,081
3,991. La Argentina Colombia 3,082
3,990. Ancasti Argentina 3,082
3,989. Medina Colombia 3,098
3,988. Maceo Colombia 3,109
3,987. Gachancipá Colombia 3,119
3,986. Almaguer Colombia 3,120
3,985. Caracolí Colombia 3,120
3,984. Belén Colombia 3,131
3,983. Massaranduba Brazil 3,153
3,982. San Andrés Colombia 3,154
3,981. Del Campillo Argentina 3,155
3,980. Naschel Argentina 3,157
3,979. Carolina Colombia 3,160
3,978. Pasca Colombia 3,169
3,977. Quilahuani Peru 3,176
3,976. Sinnamary French Guiana 3,180
3,975. Nariño Colombia 3,186
3,974. Cuesta Blanca Argentina 3,200
3,973. Yacopí Colombia 3,202
3,972. Acahay Paraguay 3,205