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
801. Boituva Brazil 48,750
802. União da Vitória Brazil 48,741
803. Plato Colombia 48,606
804. Floriano Brazil 48,587
805. Parobé Brazil 48,559
806. Senhor do Bonfim Brazil 48,471
807. Tafí Viejo Argentina 48,459
808. Chigorodó Colombia 48,443
809. Palpalá Argentina 48,199
810. Ponte Nova Brazil 48,187
811. Concepción Paraguay 48,123
812. Escada Brazil 48,083
813. Taquara Brazil 48,051
814. El Carmen de Bolívar Colombia 47,957
815. Sousa Brazil 47,927
816. Guaxupé Brazil 47,889
817. Goianésia Brazil 47,883
818. Cruz das Almas Brazil 47,844
819. Navegantes Brazil 47,781
820. Cosmópolis Brazil 47,772
821. Capanema Brazil 47,766
822. Jacobina Brazil 47,637
823. Itamaraju Brazil 47,628
824. San Lorenzo Argentina 47,626
825. Campo Belo Brazil 47,491
826. Cutral-Có Argentina 47,380
827. Itaberaba Brazil 47,301
828. Florida Colombia 47,173
829. Tres Arroyos Argentina 47,136
830. São José do Rio Pardo Brazil 46,989
831. Santo Amaro Brazil 46,748
832. Leopoldina Brazil 46,742
833. Ventanas Ecuador 46,708
834. Tomé Chile 46,698
835. Rio das Ostras Brazil 46,618
836. Santiago Brazil 46,611
837. Breves Brazil 46,473
838. Barranca Peru 46,290
839. Cachoeiras de Macacu Brazil 46,177
840. Penco Chile 46,091
841. Mongaguá Brazil 45,930
842. Chivacoa Venezuela 45,904
843. Irati Brazil 45,830
844. Coihaique Chile 45,787
845. Registro Brazil 45,697
846. Tianguá Brazil 45,696
847. Lagarto Brazil 45,445
848. Chiquinquirá Colombia 45,294
849. Moreno Brazil 45,237
850. Mariana Brazil 45,236
851. Cametá Brazil 45,200
852. Olímpia Brazil 45,199
853. Timbaúba Brazil 45,121
854. Tefé Brazil 44,942
855. Vallenar Chile 44,895
856. Piripiri Brazil 44,864
857. Pasaje Ecuador 44,860
858. Angol Chile 44,856
859. Jamundí Colombia 44,833
860. Itararé Brazil 44,809
861. Ibiporã Brazil 44,790
862. Orlândia Brazil 44,766
863. Chone Ecuador 44,751
864. Linden Guyana 44,690
865. Pradera Colombia 44,630
866. Camocim Brazil 44,481
867. Mairinque Brazil 44,456
868. Indaial Brazil 44,359
869. Morón Venezuela 44,308
870. Aracati Brazil 44,293
871. Moyobamba Peru 44,276
872. Villa Constitución Argentina 44,271
873. Lagunillas Venezuela 44,257
874. Baranoa Colombia 44,078
875. Inhumas Brazil 44,058
876. Monte Carmelo Brazil 44,041
877. Goiana Brazil 43,980
878. Cajazeiras Brazil 43,913
879. Salinas Ecuador 43,862
880. Jales Brazil 43,831
881. Paso de los Libres Argentina 43,805
882. Três Pontas Brazil 43,749
883. Guarabira Brazil 43,749
884. Lambayeque Peru 43,710
885. Picsi Peru 43,610
886. Santa Lucía Argentina 43,565
887. Villa Ángela Argentina 43,511
888. Imbituba Brazil 43,450
889. Araranguá Brazil 43,444
890. Lagoa da Prata Brazil 43,118
891. Marechal Cândido Rondon Brazil 43,028
892. Canindé Brazil 42,720
893. São Joaquim da Barra Brazil 42,720
894. Videira Brazil 42,440
895. Mercedes Uruguay 42,359
896. Limoeiro Brazil 42,328
897. Chilecito Argentina 42,248
898. Santa Elena Ecuador 42,214
899. Salgueiro Brazil 42,152
900. Rosa Zárate Ecuador 42,121