List of European cities by population within city limits

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The list includes cities geographically situated in Europe, using the conventional definition of its boundaries.

Largest cities[edit]

Note: The cities are sorted by official population. Cities in bold are capital cities of their respective countries. Only cities with more than 1 million people are listed.

City Country Official
population
Date 2011 Eurostat
population[1]
Image Location Ref.
1 Istanbul[a]  Turkey 15,029,231 31 December 2017 Modern Istanbul skyline.jpg 41°00′49″N 28°57′18″E / 41.013611°N 28.955°E / 41.013611; 28.955 (1 Istanbul) [2]
2 Moscow[b]  Russia 13,197,596 1 January 2017 Moscow-City2015.jpg 55°45′00″N 37°37′00″E / 55.75°N 37.616667°E / 55.75; 37.616667 (2 Moscow) [3]
3 London  United Kingdom 9,126,366 31 December 2018 8,173,941 Palace of Westminster, London - Feb 2007.jpg 51°30′26″N 0°07′39″W / 51.507222°N 0.1275°W / 51.507222; -0.1275 (3 London) [4]
4 Saint Petersburg  Russia 5,381,736 1 January 2019 Saint Isaac's Square SPB (01).jpg 59°57′N 30°18′E / 59.95°N 30.3°E / 59.95; 30.3 (1 Saint Petersburg) [5][6]
5 Berlin  Germany 3,748,148 31 December 2018 3,460,725 Berlino - Duomo.JPG 52°31′00″N 13°23′00″E / 52.516667°N 13.383333°E / 52.516667; 13.383333 (5 Berlin) [7]
6 Madrid  Spain 3,223,334 1 January 2018 3,198,645 IV Centenario Plaza Mayor (Madrid) - Video Mapping 360 03.jpg 40°23′00″N 3°43′00″W / 40.383333°N 3.716667°W / 40.383333; -3.716667 (6 Madrid) [8]
7 Kyiv  Ukraine 2,950,819 1 January 2019 Lavra Kyiv.JPG 50°27′00″N 30°31′24″E / 50.45°N 30.523333°E / 50.45; 30.523333 (8 Kiev) [9]
8 Rome  Italy 2,857,321 30 November 2018 2,873,494 Piazza Navona, Rome, Italy in 2006.jpg 41°54′N 12°30′E / 41.9°N 12.5°E / 41.9; 12.5 (7 Rome) [10]
9 Paris  France 2,140,526 1 January 2019 2,249,977 Sunset over Paris 5, France August 2013.jpg 48°51′24″N 2°21′03″E / 48.8567°N 2.3508°E / 48.8567; 2.3508 (9 Paris) [11]
10 Bucharest  Romania 2,106,144 1 January 2016 1,903,299 Seara prin București - Lipscani (9429001773).jpg 44°25′57″N 26°06′14″E / 44.4325°N 26.103889°E / 44.4325; 26.103889 (11 Bucharest) [12] [13]
11 Minsk  Belarus 1,982,444 1 January 2018 Centre de Minsk.jpg 53°54′00″N 27°34′00″E / 53.9°N 27.566667°E / 53.9; 27.566667 (10 Minsk) [14]
12 Hamburg  Germany 1,930,996 29 December 2018 1,786,448 Hamburg Rathaus.jpg 53°33′55″N 10°00′05″E / 53.565278°N 10.001389°E / 53.565278; 10.001389 (13 Hamburg) [15]
13 Vienna  Austria 1,899,055 30 September 2018 1,598,626 Vienna Skyline.jpg 48°12′00″N 16°22′00″E / 48.2°N 16.366667°E / 48.2; 16.366667 (12 Vienna) [16]
15 Warsaw  Poland 1,802,237 8 May 2019 1,708,491 Lotnicza panorama Warszawy.jpg 52°14′00″N 21°01′00″E / 52.233333°N 21.016667°E / 52.233333; 21.016667 (15 Warsaw) [17]
14 Budapest  Hungary 1,779,361 1 January 2018 1,729,040 Budapest castle night 5.jpg 47°29′33″N 19°03′05″E / 47.4925°N 19.051389°E / 47.4925; 19.051389 (14 Budapest) [18]
16 Barcelona  Spain 1,620,343 1 January 2018 1,611,013 Central business district of Barcelona (2).JPG 41°23′00″N 2°11′00″E / 41.383333°N 2.183333°E / 41.383333; 2.183333 (16 Barcelona) [8]
17 Kharkiv  Ukraine 1,461,128 1 January 2019 Kharkov Freedom Square.jpg 50°00′16″N 36°13′53″E / 50.004444°N 36.231389°E / 50.004444; 36.231389 (17 Kharkiv) [19]
18 Munich  Germany 1,456,039 31 December 2017 1,378,176 Stadtbild München.jpg 48°08′00″N 11°34′00″E / 48.133333°N 11.566667°E / 48.133333; 11.566667 (18 Munich) [20]
19 Milan  Italy 1,395,274 31 December 2018 1,324,110 Milano skyline.jpg 45°28′00″N 9°11′00″E / 45.466667°N 9.183333°E / 45.466667; 9.183333 (19 Milan) [10]
20 Prague  Czech Republic 1,301,132 30 June 2018 1,241,664 Prague old town square panorama.jpg 50°05′00″N 14°25′00″E / 50.083333°N 14.416667°E / 50.083333; 14.416667 (21 Prague) [21]
21 Nizhny Novgorod  Russia 1,259,013 1 January 2018 Рождественская церковь, ночной вид на Стрелку.JPG 56°19′37″N 44°00′27″E / 56.326944°N 44.0075°E / 56.326944; 44.0075 (20 Nizhny Novgorod) [22]
22 Kazan  Russia 1,243,500 1 January 2018 Kazan skyline view.jpg 55°47′25″N 49°08′05″E / 55.790278°N 49.134722°E / 55.790278; 49.134722 (23 Kazan) [23]
23 Sofia  Bulgaria 1,238,438 31 December 2017 1,324,025 Aleksandar-nevski15.jpg 42°42′N 23°20′E / 42.7°N 23.33°E / 42.7; 23.33 (22 Bulgaria) [24]
24 Birmingham  United Kingdom 1,223,000 mid-2017 1,073,045 Birmingham Skyline from Edgbaston Cricket Ground.jpg 52°28′59″N 1°53′37″W / 52.483056°N 1.893611°W / 52.483056; -1.893611 (28 Birmingham) [25]
25 Brussels  Belgium 1,211,035 1 November 2018 1,136,778 Brussels floral carpet B.jpg 50°50′48″N 4°21′09″E / 50.8467°N 4.3525°E / 50.8467; 4.3525 (26 Brussels) [26]
26 Samara  Russia 1,170,910 1 January 2016 Samara 8-01-2009.jpg 53°12′10″N 50°08′27″E / 53.202778°N 50.140833°E / 53.202778; 50.140833 (24 Samara) [27]
27 Belgrade  Serbia 1,166,763 1 January 2011 Kralja Milana Street, Belgrade, Serbia.jpg 44°49′00″N 20°28′00″E / 44.816667°N 20.466667°E / 44.816667; 20.466667 (25 Belgrade) [28]
28 Ufa  Russia 1,121,429 1 January 2016 BashkirWhiteHouse.jpg 54°45′00″N 55°58′00″E / 54.75°N 55.966667°E / 54.75; 55.966667 (29 Ufa) [29]
29 Rostov-on-Don  Russia 1,119,875 1 January 2016 Река Дон, Набережная Ростова-на-Дону.jpg 47°14′00″N 39°42′00″E / 47.233333°N 39.7°E / 47.233333; 39.7 (27 Rostov-on-Don) [30]
30 Cologne  Germany 1,075,935 31 December 2017 1,007,119 Kölnpanorama bei Abenddämmerung (2).JPG 50°56′11″N 6°57′10″E / 50.936389°N 6.952778°E / 50.936389; 6.952778 (30 Cologne) [31]
31 Voronezh  Russia 1,054,537 1 January 2019 Главное здание управления ЮВЖД.jpg 51°40′18″N 39°12′38″E / 51.671667°N 39.210556°E / 51.671667; 39.210556 (33 Voronezh) [32]
32 Perm  Russia 1,051,583 1 January 2018 Perm Russia.jpg 58°00′00″N 56°19′00″E / 58°N 56.316667°E / 58; 56.316667 (32 Perm) [33]
33 Volgograd  Russia 1,013,533 1 January 2018 Mamaev kurgan (ОКН).JPG 48°42′00″N 44°31′00″E / 48.7°N 44.516667°E / 48.7; 44.516667 (31 New York City) [34]
34 Odessa  Ukraine 1,011,494 1 January 2018 Театр опери та балету7!.JPG 46°28′N 30°43′E / 46.467°N 30.717°E / 46.467; 30.717 (Odessa) [35]
35 Krasnodar[c]  Russia 1,000,007 1 January 2018 Krasnodar teatr.jpg 45°02′N 38°58′E / 45.033°N 38.967°E / 45.033; 38.967Coordinates: 45°02′N 38°58′E / 45.033°N 38.967°E / 45.033; 38.967 [36]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Istanbul is a transcontinental city, with its commercial and historical centre and two-thirds of the population in Europe, the rest in Asia (see Istanbul Province § Districts for details).
  2. ^ Moscow is the most populous city entirely within Europe.
  3. ^ Depending on the boundary between the continents, the city can be considered as located in Asia

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