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
501. San Martín Argentina 82,549
502. Chiguayante Chile 82,545
503. Tinaquillo Venezuela 82,145
504. Abreu e Lima Brazil 81,959
505. La Dorada Colombia 81,950
506. Presidencia Roque Sáenz Peña Argentina 81,879
507. Itajubá Brazil 81,870
508. Luján Argentina 81,749
509. Campana Argentina 81,612
510. Lavras Brazil 81,472
511. Avaré Brazil 81,285
512. Formosa Brazil 81,232
513. Leme Brazil 81,209
514. Necochea Argentina 80,478
515. El Cafetal Venezuela 80,029
516. Itumbiara Brazil 79,582
517. Maricá Brazil 79,551
518. Ubatuba Brazil 79,007
519. Cerro de Pasco Peru 78,910
520. San Fernando Apure Venezuela 78,779
521. Três Lagoas Brazil 78,712
522. Gualeguaychú Argentina 78,676
523. São João del Rei Brazil 78,592
524. Mogi Mirim Brazil 78,244
525. Abaetetuba Brazil 78,050
526. Ipiales Colombia 77,729
527. São Bento do Sul Brazil 77,597
528. Itaúna Brazil 77,400
529. San Carlos Venezuela 77,192
530. Ovalle Chile 77,138
531. São Mateus Brazil 77,117
532. San Felipe Venezuela 76,766
533. Villa de Cura Venezuela 76,614
534. Jataí Brazil 76,547
535. São João da Boa Vista Brazil 76,540
536. Lorena Brazil 76,506
537. Santa Cruz do Capibaribe Brazil 76,450
538. São Sebastião Brazil 76,367
539. Tucuruí Brazil 76,337
540. Embu Guaçu Brazil 76,310
541. Babahoyo Ecuador 76,279
542. Sapiranga Brazil 76,051
543. La Libertad Ecuador 75,881
544. Pará de Minas Brazil 75,786
545. Campo Mourão Brazil 75,401
546. Quibdó Colombia 75,104
547. Cipolletti Argentina 75,078
548. Encarnación Paraguay 74,983
549. Cachoeira do Sul Brazil 74,694
550. Gobernador Gálvez Argentina 74,650
551. San Ramón de la Nueva Orán Argentina 74,059
552. Riberalta Bolivia 74,014
553. Santo Antônio de Jesus Brazil 73,957
554. Chimbas Argentina 73,829
555. Aguachica Colombia 73,360
556. Paysandú Uruguay 73,249
557. General Roca Argentina 73,212
558. Araure Venezuela 73,054
559. Paranavaí Brazil 72,848
560. João Monlevade Brazil 72,762
561. Matão Brazil 72,468
562. Bacabal Brazil 72,372
563. Venado Tuerto Argentina 72,340
564. Caçapava Brazil 72,340
565. Arujá Brazil 72,077
566. Cruzeiro Brazil 72,022
567. Colonia Mariano Roque Alonso Paraguay 72,008
568. Patrocínio Brazil 71,963
569. Três Rios Brazil 71,944
570. Bebedouro Brazil 71,862
571. São Cristóvão Brazil 71,539
572. Güigüe Venezuela 71,530
573. Yumbo Colombia 71,436
574. Alfenas Brazil 71,406
575. Ijuí Brazil 71,202
576. Altamira Brazil 70,888
577. Paracatu Brazil 70,753
578. Carpina Brazil 70,689
579. Iguatu Brazil 70,380
580. Goya Argentina 70,245
581. Votuporanga Brazil 69,863
582. Las Piedras Uruguay 69,682
583. Paragominas Brazil 69,613
584. Linares Chile 69,535
585. Villa Carlos Paz Argentina 69,451
586. Lins Brazil 69,451
587. Jaboticabal Brazil 69,394
588. Arauca Colombia 69,264
589. Chulucanas Peru 68,835
590. Viçosa Brazil 68,680
591. Sabanalarga Colombia 68,535
592. Chinchiná Colombia 68,512
593. San Isidro Peru 68,309
594. Balsas Brazil 68,056
595. Itatiba Brazil 67,934
596. Concepción del Uruguay Argentina 67,895
597. Quillota Chile 67,779
598. Santa Inês Brazil 67,424
599. Tubarão Brazil 67,245
600. Pato Branco Brazil 65,754