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
3,792. Cahuanuyo Peru 3,935
2,596. Caiapônia Brazil 10,947
4,435. Caicedo Colombia 1,617
1,114. Caicedonia Colombia 32,417
719. Caicó Brazil 54,934
477. Caieiras Brazil 87,188
3,451. Caimancito Argentina 5,403
4,030. Caimito Colombia 2,925
2,246. Cajabamba Peru 13,486
694. Cajamar Brazil 56,682
2,833. Cajamarca Colombia 9,309
315. Cajamarca Peru 135,000
3,140. Cajaruro Peru 7,281
1,271. Cajati Brazil 27,565
878. Cajazeiras Brazil 43,913
3,937. Cajibío Colombia 3,365
1,383. Cajicá Colombia 24,999
2,060. Cajueiro Brazil 15,062
1,680. Cajuru Brazil 19,539
359. Calabozo Venezuela 117,132
301. Calama Chile 143,084
3,840. Calamar Colombia 3,745
2,857. Calamar Colombia 9,180
639. Calarcá Colombia 62,170
2,376. Calbuco Chile 12,490
2,858. Calca Peru 9,179
1,847. Calceta Ecuador 17,286
2,700. Calchaquí Argentina 10,221
602. Caldas Colombia 65,565
625. Caldas Novas Brazil 63,675
3,895. Caldono Colombia 3,517
3,430. Caleta de Carquín Peru 5,514
1,016. Caleta Olivia Argentina 36,077
4,179. Caleufú Argentina 2,396
10. Cali Colombia 2,392,877
3,491. Calilegua Argentina 5,174
2,998. Calingasta Argentina 8,176
3,759. Callanca Peru 4,046
41. Callao Peru 813,264
3,260. Caloto Colombia 6,478
238. Camaçari Brazil 188,758
2,185. Camamu Brazil 13,924
1,922. Camaná Peru 16,434
1,807. Camanducaia Brazil 17,822
2,575. Camapuã Brazil 11,118
743. Camaquã Brazil 53,169
3,598. Camargo Bolivia 4,715
4,639. Camarones Argentina 1,079
1,569. Cambará Brazil 21,380
449. Cambé Brazil 91,080
2,818. Cambuci Brazil 9,395
1,574. Cambuí Brazil 21,246
2,710. Cambuquira Brazil 10,116
851. Cametá Brazil 45,200
3,551. Camilo Aldao Argentina 4,895
1,255. Camiri Bolivia 27,961
866. Camocim Brazil 44,481
2,690. Camocim de São Félix Brazil 10,270
4,560. Camopi French Guiana 1,295
4,355. Campamento Colombia 1,870
509. Campana Argentina 81,612
2,372. Campanha Brazil 12,506
2,479. Campestre Brazil 11,802
110. Campina Grande Brazil 348,936
1,154. Campina Grande do Sul Brazil 31,112
2,289. Campina Verde Brazil 13,137
1,644. Campinas Brazil 20,000
32. Campinas Brazil 1,031,554
1,887. Campo Alegre Brazil 16,785
825. Campo Belo Brazil 47,491
1,490. Campo de la Cruz Colombia 22,803
3,022. Campo do Brito Brazil 8,011
1,436. Campo Formoso Brazil 23,920
3,446. Campo Gallo Argentina 5,455
2,446. Campo Grande Argentina 12,040
3,999. Campo Grande Brazil 3,051
50. Campo Grande Brazil 729,151
2,629. Campo Largo Argentina 10,743
434. Campo Largo Brazil 94,668
1,140. Campo Maior Brazil 31,739
545. Campo Mourão Brazil 75,401
3,527. Campo Quijano Argentina 5,000
2,716. Campo Ramón Argentina 10,088
1,489. Campo Verde Brazil 22,806
2,848. Campo Viera Argentina 9,228
1,507. Campoalegre Colombia 22,568
95. Campos Brazil 387,417
2,348. Campos Altos Brazil 12,648
2,008. Campos Belos Brazil 15,582
741. Campos do Jordão Brazil 53,319
1,523. Campos Gerais Brazil 22,260
1,508. Campos Novos Brazil 22,563
1,819. Campos Sales Brazil 17,648
2,897. Campoverde Peru 8,945
1,018. Cañada de Gómez Argentina 36,000
4,650. Cañada de Luque Argentina 1,054
4,115. Canalete Colombia 2,620
2,976. Canals Argentina 8,343
2,202. Cananéia Brazil 13,785
2,746. Cañar Ecuador 9,900