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Jhajjar

As of 2011, Jhajjar District had a population of 956.907. Males constitute 54% of the population and females constitute 46%. Jhajjar has an average literacy rate of 80.83%, higher than the national average of 74%. Male literacy is 89.44%, and fem ...

                                               

Kadapa

Kadapa is a city in Rayalseema region of Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is the headquarters of the Kadapa district.The city is said to be nicknamed "Gadapa", as it is the gateway to the sacred Tirumala hills from the west. The city ...

                                               

Mohali

Mohali is a city in the Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar district, Punjab, India. It is the headquarters of Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar district. It was officially named after Sahibzada Ajit Singh SAS Nagar. He was the eldest son of Guru Gobind Singh. I ...

                                               

Nashik

Nashik, also spelled as Nasik is a city in the northwest of Maharashtra State, India. It has 1.620.000 people. Nashik is about 180 kilometres from Mumbai. Nashik is a district on Maharashtra State. Nashik has 15 Talukas. Following are talukas of ...

                                               

Navi Mumbai

Navi Mumbai is a planned satellite city of Mumbai, on the west coast of Maharashtra in India. It was developed in 1972 as a new urban township of Mumbai, and is currently the largest planned city in the world.

                                               

Nellore

Nellore is a city in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, India. It is located in the banks of Penna River. It is the fourth most populous city in Andhra Pradesh. The city is well known for agriculture and aquaculture.It is the headquarters of the ...

                                               

Pathankot

Pathankot is a city and a municipal committee in Gurdaspur district in the Punjab State of India. It is the fifth largest city in the state of Punjab in terms of population. Pathankot is a meeting point of the Punjab region and considered a dispu ...

                                               

Serampore

Serampore is a city and a municipality in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is a part of the area covered by Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority. It is a town on the right bank of the Hoogly River. Serampore was a col ...

                                               

Tirupati

Tirupati is a city in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh state in India. It is a municipal corporation and headquarters of Tirupati revenue division and Tirupati mandal.As of the Census of 2011, Tirupati is the 9th most populous city in Andhra P ...

                                               

Vadodara

Vadodara is the third largest city in Gujarat, India. It used to be called Baroda. It is the administrative capital or headquarters of Vadodara district in Gujarat. The city is on the banks of Vishwamitri River. The city is famous for Lakshmi Vil ...

                                               

Varkala

Varkala is a city in the Indian state of Kerala. It is on the west coast of India near the far south of the mainland. It is the only region in the southern Kerala that has cliffs. Geologists call these cliffs the Varkala Formation.

                                               

Vasco da Gama, Goa

Vasco da Gama, often shortened to Vasco, is a city in the state of Goa on the west coast of India. It is named after the Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama. It is the headquarters of the Mormugão taluka. The city lies on the western tip of the Mor ...

                                               

Vijayawada

Vijayawada is the second largest city in Andhra Pradesh, India. It is on the banks of Krishna River. Vijayawada is a municipal corporation and headquarters of the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority and Vijayawada mandal. It is al ...

                                               

Warangal

Warangal is a city in Telangana, India. It is the headquarters of Warangal district in Telengana. Warangal is the second largest city after Hyderabad by both area as well as population. 811.844 people live in Warangal. Warangal is one of 12 herit ...

                                               

Bandung

Bandung is the capital city of West Java, Indonesia and one of the largest city in Indonesia. In 2015, Bandung is also the fourth most populous city in Indonesia after Jakarta, Surabaya, and Bekasi with 2.5 million inhabitants. Bandung is found 1 ...

                                               

Bima

Bima is a city on the eastern coast of the island Sumbawa. It is in the central Indonesian province called West Nusa Tenggara. It is the largest city on the island. The population was 142.443 at the 2010 Census. It is not part of the Regency of B ...

                                               

Kupang

Kupang is the provincial capital of East Nusa Tenggara province in southeast Indonesia. The city is in West Timor on the island of Timor, and had a population estimated in 2012 at 450.000. It is surrounded by but is separate from the regency of K ...

                                               

Palembang

The city was the capital of the old, Buddhist kingdom of Srivijaya that included a large part of Malaysia and Indonesia. After a 1025 raid by the Chola Empire of southern India it became less imortant. Srivijayas capital moved north to Jambi. Pal ...

                                               

Surabaya

Surabaya, the second largest city in Indonesia, is the capital of East Java. The meaning of Surabaya is combination of sura meaning shark and baya meaning crocodile. There are about 3 million people living in Surabaya and they speak a dialect of ...

                                               

Karaj

Karaj is an Iranian city and main city of Alborz province. The city has about 1.370.000 inhabitants. Karaj is 6th largest city of Iran.

                                               

Mashhad

Mashhad is a city in the Razavi Khorasan Province in Iran. Masshad is the second largest city in Iran. It is close to Irans border with Afghanistan and Turkmenistan. Mashhad is primarily known as the resting place of Imam Reza and also the great ...

                                               

Qom

Qom is the second religious city of Iran and one of the bases of Shiism. The city dates back to before the rise of Islam. The city was conquered by Muslims in 23/644-645 but the people of Qom converted to Islam with the immigration of Ashariyyun ...

                                               

Saqqez

Saqqez is a city in the west of Iran. According to 2006 census, 131.348 people lived there. Saqqez is famous because of its ancient history and the remaining of a historic fort located on north-east of the city, named "Zehweeya". The city is in K ...

                                               

An Najaf

Najaf is a city in Iraq. It is about 160 km south of Baghdad. In 2008, about 900.583 people lived there. The city is the capital of Najaf province. It is one of the seven holy cities of Shia Islām. It is the center of Shia political power in Iraq ...

                                               

Mosul

Mosul is a city in the north of Iraq. Under the Ottoman Empire it was the capital of northern Iraq. More than a million people lived there when Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant conquered it in 2014. In 2017 the Iraqi Army with help from Kurdi ...

                                               

Safed

Safed is a major city in northern Israel. It is in the Safed region of the Upper Galilee Mountains. Safed is an international center for Kabbalah study. It is one of Judaisms four holiest cities, along with Jerusalem, Hebron and Tiberias. Located ...

                                               

Cities of Japan

Cities in Japan are one of the basic local entities of the nation. Japans smallest sub-national jurisdictions are sometimes grouped together. The term shichoson combines suffixes which recognize the municipalities, including "town" 町, cho "villa ...

                                               

City designated by government ordinance

City designated by government ordinance, also known as a designated city or government ordinance city, is a defined class or category of Japanese cities. It is a local administrative division created by the national government. These cities all h ...

                                               

Core cities of Japan

Core cities of Japan is a defined class or category of Japanese cities. It is a local administrative division created by the national government. All core cities have a population greater than 300.000.

                                               

Special cities of Japan

Special cities, also known as Special Case cities, is a defined class or category of Japanese cities. It is a local administrative division created by the national government. All special cities have a population greater than 200.000.

                                               

Hagi city

Hagi is a city in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. There are 50.089 people living there. Twin towns are Ulsan, Jeollanam-do Yeongam-gun in Korea, and Uhlingen-Birkendolf in Germany. Hagi holds a camellia festival from the middle of February to the en ...

                                               

Inuyama, Aichi

Inuyama is a city in Aichi Prefecture, Japan. In 2010, the city had a population of 75.449. The total area is 74.97 km². The city is along the edge of Aichi Prefecture. It is separated from neighbouring Gifu Prefecture by the Kiso River. It was f ...

                                               

Inzai

Inzai is a city in Chiba Prefecture in Japan. It has about 105.463 people in 42.388 households. The area is 123.80 square kilometers and population density is 850 per square kilometer. The citys flower is cosmos, the tree is cherry blossom, the b ...

                                               

Almaty

Almaty, also Verniy) is the largest city in Kazakhstan. It has a population of over 1.700.000 people. Eight percent of the population of the country live in Almaty. It was the capital of Kazakhstan from 1927 to 1998. Although it is not the capita ...

                                               

Satpayev (city)

Satpayev is a city in Karaganda Region, Kazakhstan. In 2019, the population of the city was 69.782 people. The city is named after Kanysh Satbayev. He was one of the founders of Soviet metallogeny and the first director of Kazakhstan Academy of S ...

                                               

Kisumu

Kisumu is a city located on the shores of Lake Victoria in Kenya. It has a population of just over a million. This means that it is the third largest city in Kenya after Mombasa and the capital Nairobi. Kisumu was founded in 1901 as the main term ...

                                               

Byblos

Byblos is the Greek name of the Phoenician city Gebal. It is said to be the oldest city in the world.

                                               

Klaipeda

Klaipeda is a city in Lithuania. It is where the Nemunas River flows into the Baltic Sea. Klaipeda is the third largest city in Lithuania and the capital of Klaipeda County. The German name of the city is Memel. Until 1920, this city was the nort ...

                                               

Siauliai

Siauliai is the fourth-largest city in Lithuania. In 2016 about 102.000 people lived in the city. From 1994 to 2010 it was the capital of Siauliai County.

                                               

Iskandar Puteri

At first, the city was a town called Nusajaya. In January 2016, the town was renamed to Iskandar Puteri. In November 2017, the town was upgraded to a city.

                                               

Klang

Klang is the royal capital of Selangor, Malaysia. A popular harbour called Port Klang is located there. It is one of the busiest ports in the world.

                                               

Timbuktu

Timbuktu is a city in Tombouctou Region, Mali. Sankore University and other madrasas are in the city. The city was important for thinking and for religion in the 15th and 16th centuries. It was important in spreading Islam through Africa at that ...

                                               

Aguascalientes Municipality

Aguascalientes) is the capital of the state of Aguascalientes and is its most populous city, with a metropolitan population of 1.000.000. It is located in North-Central Mexico. It is part of the macroregion of Bajio, which is among the safest and ...

                                               

Dolores Hidalgo

Dolores Hidalgo is the name of a city and the municipality around it in the north-central part of the Mexican state of Guanajuato. The full name is Dolores Hidalgo Cuna de la Independencia Nacional, which is Spanish for "Dolores Hidalgo Cradle of ...

                                               

Mazatlan

Mazatlan is a city in the Mexican state of Sinaloa; the surrounding municipio for which the city serves as the municipal capital is also called Mazatlan. It is located at 23°13′N 106°25′W on the Pacific coast, just across from the southernmost ti ...

                                               

Chișinau

Chișinau, formerly known as Kishinev, is the capital city and industrial and commercial center of the Moldova. It is also largest city of Moldova. It is in the center of the country, on the river Bic.

                                               

Gusinje

Gusinje, pronounced is a small town and municipality in north-eastern Montenegro. In 2011, it has a population of 4.027 people.

                                               

Tangier

Tangier, also Tangiers is a city in northern Morocco with a population of about 700.000. It lies on the North African coast at the western entrance to the Strait of Gibraltar where the Mediterranean meets the Atlantic Ocean off Cape Spartel. It i ...

                                               

Yangon

Yangon, also known as Rangoon, is the largest city in Myanmar. It was also the capital city until 2006. The city is by a river called Hlaingthayar, and is close to the sea. Yangon has more than 4 million people living there.

                                               

Damak

Damak is one of the oldest municipalities in Jhapa District in Province No. 1 of Nepal. It lies between the Ratuwa River in the east and the Maawa River in the west. It is the largest city in Jhapa District as well as Mechi Zone.