List of cities in Nigeria by population

List of cities in Nigeria by population 2019 2018.

Total number of cities: 40.

Total population: 198 283 814.


# Name, city Population, people
1 Ibadan 5 175 223
2 Kano 3 848 885
3 Lagos 13 123 000
4 Benin City 2 406 697
5 Port Harcourt 2 100 711
6 Kaduna 2 061 175
7 ABA 1 597 296
8 Abuja 1 352 679
9 Maiduguri 1 126 195
10 Ilorin 1 084 681
11 Warri 933 762
12 Onitsha 910 778
13 Akure 847 903
14 Abeokuta 801 282
15 Enugu 715 774
16 Oshogbo 678 265
17 Zaria 667 425
18 IFE 635 196
19 Joes 622 802
20 Ondo 498 056
21 Gboko 485 743
22 Owerri 474 750
23 Jalingo 438 971
24 Asaba 407 126
25 Ijebu-Ode 403 836
26 Oyo 383 687
27 ADO-Ekiti 378 519
28 Ilesha 374 543
29 Sokoto 360 486
30 Mine 322 163
31 Uyo 319 960
32 Calabar 318 390
33 Bauchi 294 395
34 Jimeta 270 836
35 Ogbomosho 269 331
36 Ilobu 264 389
37 Abakaliki 242 801
38 Sapele 218 391
39 Katsina 213 604
40 Gombe 197 394

Country: Nigeria

Number of cities: 40 Flag ofNigeria Flag of Nigeria In 2019 2018