Largest cities in Egypt

The largest cities in Egypt, ranked by population.

The total population of Egypt is 98,722,400 as of 27-May-19 , which represents 1.28% of global population and ranks Egypt # 13 worldwide.



Numbers generally reflect the city population, rather than the urban areas, municipality, or urban agglomeration. Note that double listings may reflect different spellings or definitions of urban agglomerations.

List: the biggest cities in Egypt

    CityCountryPopulationLast updateTime zone
  1. Cairo
  2. Egypt 7,734,614 6/3/15Africa/Cairo
  3. Alexandria
  4. Egypt 3,811,516 11/10/17Africa/Cairo
  5. Giza
  6. Egypt 2,443,203 2/25/19Africa/Cairo
  7. Port Said
  8. Egypt 538,378 7/6/16Africa/Cairo
  9. Suez
  10. Egypt 488,125 12/1/13Africa/Cairo
  11. Al Maḩallah al Kubrá
  12. Egypt 431,052 6/5/14Africa/Cairo
  13. Luxor
  14. Egypt 422,407 1/28/16Africa/Cairo
  15. Asyūţ
  16. Egypt 420,585 1/28/16Africa/Cairo
  17. Al Manşūrah
  18. Egypt 420,195 6/5/13Africa/Cairo
  19. Tanda
  20. Egypt 404,901 7/6/13Africa/Cairo
  21. Al Fayyūm
  22. Egypt 306,393 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  23. Zagazig
  24. Egypt 285,097 4/21/13Africa/Cairo
  25. Ismailia
  26. Egypt 284,813 5/12/14Africa/Cairo
  27. Kafr ad Dawwār
  28. Egypt 267,370 8/7/15Africa/Cairo
  29. Aswan
  30. Egypt 241,261 6/3/15Africa/Cairo
  31. Qinā
  32. Egypt 235,362 2/28/19Africa/Cairo
  33. Ḩalwān
  34. Egypt 230,000 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  35. Damanhūr
  36. Egypt 227,943 3/8/14Africa/Cairo
  37. Al Minyā
  38. Egypt 227,150 4/11/17Africa/Cairo
  39. Idkū
  40. Egypt 210,678 4/21/18Africa/Cairo
  41. Sohag
  42. Egypt 209,419 1/28/16Africa/Cairo
  43. New Cairo
  44. Egypt 200,000 12/6/17Africa/Cairo
  45. Banī Suwayf
  46. Egypt 189,624 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  47. Shibīn al Kawm
  48. Egypt 186,345 8/4/13Africa/Cairo
  49. Banhā
  50. Egypt 167,029 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  51. Ţalkhā
  52. Egypt 157,737 6/5/13Africa/Cairo
  53. Kafr ash Shaykh
  54. Egypt 143,970 5/8/17Africa/Cairo
  55. Mallawī
  56. Egypt 142,504 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  57. Dikirnis
  58. Egypt 137,542 7/6/13Africa/Cairo
  59. Idfū
  60. Egypt 133,000 8/6/15Africa/Cairo
  61. Bilbays
  62. Egypt 129,211 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  63. Arish
  64. Egypt 128,855 11/10/17Africa/Cairo
  65. Jirjā
  66. Egypt 128,250 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  67. Al Ḩawāmidīyah
  68. Egypt 106,841 4/6/18Africa/Cairo
  69. Bilqās
  70. Egypt 103,596 6/5/13Africa/Cairo
  71. Disūq
  72. Egypt 102,037 9/6/15Africa/Cairo
  73. Abū Kabīr
  74. Egypt 100,684 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  75. Qalyūb
  76. Egypt 100,495 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  77. Akhmīm
  78. Egypt 99,446 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  79. Al Maţarīyah
  80. Egypt 99,357 2/8/17Africa/Cairo
  81. Hurghada
  82. Egypt 95,622 7/15/14Africa/Cairo
  83. Zefta
  84. Egypt 92,667 3/26/18Africa/Cairo
  85. Ţahţā
  86. Egypt 90,591 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  87. Samālūţ
  88. Egypt 90,465 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  89. Būsh
  90. Egypt 86,608 4/19/11Africa/Cairo
  91. Ḩawsh ‘Īsá
  92. Egypt 85,352 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  93. Munūf
  94. Egypt 83,651 5/8/17Africa/Cairo
  95. Ashmūn
  96. Egypt 82,507 5/8/17Africa/Cairo
  97. Manfalūţ
  98. Egypt 78,744 7/12/17Africa/Cairo
  99. Damietta
  100. Egypt 76,839 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  101. Kafr az Zayyāt
  102. Egypt 73,725 7/12/17Africa/Cairo
  103. Abū Tīj
  104. Egypt 71,257 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  105. Isnā
  106. Egypt 69,335 10/17/17Africa/Cairo
  107. Abnūb
  108. Egypt 68,749 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  109. Al Qūşīyah
  110. Egypt 68,394 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  111. Al Jammālīyah
  112. Egypt 68,381 5/8/17Africa/Cairo
  113. Dayrūţ
  114. Egypt 67,788 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  115. Al Khārijah
  116. Egypt 67,700 4/11/17Africa/Cairo
  117. Toukh
  118. Egypt 67,599 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  119. Al Manzalah
  120. Egypt 67,486 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  121. Rosetta
  122. Egypt 64,481 4/1/19Africa/Cairo
  123. Awsīm
  124. Egypt 63,862 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  125. Al Fashn
  126. Egypt 63,793 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  127. Fuwwah
  128. Egypt 63,310 9/6/15Africa/Cairo
  129. Fāqūs
  130. Egypt 62,821 5/8/17Africa/Cairo
  131. Al Khānkah
  132. Egypt 62,434 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  133. Mersa Matruh
  134. Egypt 62,042 5/28/14Africa/Cairo
  135. Al Qurayn
  136. Egypt 61,730 4/6/18Africa/Cairo
  137. Abū Qurqāş
  138. Egypt 61,182 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  139. Al Manshāh
  140. Egypt 61,134 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  141. Kousa
  142. Egypt 60,181 7/14/17Africa/Cairo
  143. Kawm Umbū
  144. Egypt 59,787 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  145. Fāraskūr
  146. Egypt 58,284 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  147. Banī Mazār
  148. Egypt 58,153 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  149. Minyat an Naşr
  150. Egypt 56,951 7/6/13Africa/Cairo
  151. Shibīn al Qanāṭir
  152. Egypt 56,872 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  153. Al Qanāţir al Khayrīyah
  154. Egypt 56,302 4/13/18Africa/Cairo
  155. Basyūn
  156. Egypt 55,523 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  157. Samannūd
  158. Egypt 54,980 7/6/13Africa/Cairo
  159. Shirbīn
  160. Egypt 54,676 2/8/17Africa/Cairo
  161. Dishnā
  162. Egypt 54,197 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  163. Farshūţ
  164. Egypt 53,851 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  165. Diyarb Najm
  166. Egypt 51,841 7/6/13Africa/Cairo
  167. At Tall al Kabīr
  168. Egypt 51,569 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  169. Talā
  170. Egypt 51,498 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  171. Ibshawāy
  172. Egypt 51,173 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  173. Al Balyanā
  174. Egypt 48,801 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  175. Ash Shuhadā’
  176. Egypt 48,060 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  177. Sīdī Sālim
  178. Egypt 47,998 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  179. Juhaynah
  180. Egypt 47,821 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  181. Ţāmiyah
  182. Egypt 46,866 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  183. Mashtūl as Sūq
  184. Egypt 45,798 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  185. Al Ḩāmūl
  186. Egypt 45,798 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  187. Ain Sukhna
  188. Egypt 45,552 9/20/16Africa/Cairo
  189. Iţsā
  190. Egypt 45,269 12/5/18Africa/Cairo
  191. Maţāy
  192. Egypt 45,215 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  193. Al Badārī
  194. Egypt 44,132 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  195. Hihyā
  196. Egypt 43,432 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  197. Al Qanāyāt
  198. Egypt 42,912 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  199. Quwaysinā
  200. Egypt 42,708 2/28/12Africa/Cairo
  201. Madīnat Sittah Uktūbar
  202. Egypt 41,930 4/19/11Africa/Cairo
  203. Abū al Maţāmīr
  204. Egypt 41,302 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  205. Naja' Ḥammādī
  206. Egypt 41,184 7/10/17Africa/Cairo
  207. Dayr Mawās
  208. Egypt 40,609 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  209. Ad Dilinjāt
  210. Egypt 40,386 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  211. Az Zarqā
  212. Egypt 40,010 7/7/13Africa/Cairo
  213. Aş Şaff
  214. Egypt 38,213 7/16/17Africa/Cairo
  215. ‘Izbat al Burj
  216. Egypt 37,953 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  217. Al Wāsiţah
  218. Egypt 37,453 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  219. Sumusţā as Sulţānī
  220. Egypt 37,260 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  221. Kawm Ḩamādah
  222. Egypt 36,751 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  223. Al Bājūr
  224. Egypt 36,633 1/10/19Africa/Cairo
  225. Kafr Şaqr
  226. Egypt 34,967 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  227. Al ‘Ayyāţ
  228. Egypt 34,796 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  229. Ajā
  230. Egypt 34,692 3/15/18Africa/Cairo
  231. Al Ibrāhīmīyah
  232. Egypt 34,638 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  233. Safaga
  234. Egypt 32,944 4/21/17Africa/Cairo
  235. Ras Gharib
  236. Egypt 32,000 8/6/15Africa/Cairo
  237. Al Quşayr
  238. Egypt 24,653 10/19/18Africa/Cairo
  239. Quţūr
  240. Egypt 23,842 7/14/17Africa/Cairo
  241. Al Bawīţī
  242. Egypt 20,000 7/11/17Africa/Cairo
  243. El Gouna
  244. Egypt 15,000 9/23/16Africa/Cairo
  245. El-Tor
  246. Egypt 14,972 4/11/17Africa/Cairo
  247. Sharm el-Sheikh
  248. Egypt 12,000 1/11/14Africa/Cairo
  249. Marsa Alam
  250. Egypt 10,000 7/16/14Africa/Cairo
  251. Dahab
  252. Egypt 8,000 11/24/17Africa/Cairo
  253. Al ‘Alamayn
  254. Egypt 7,400 12/1/13Africa/Cairo
  255. Siwa Oasis
  256. Egypt 7,000 8/19/14Africa/Cairo
  257. Qaşr al Farāfirah
  258. Egypt 5,000 1/19/12Africa/Cairo
  259. Nuwaybi‘a
  260. Egypt 5,000 9/26/16Africa/Cairo
  261. Abu Simbel
  262. Egypt 5,000 12/24/16Africa/Cairo
  263. Saint Catherine
  264. Egypt 4,603 5/9/13Africa/Cairo
  265. Makadi Bay
  266. Egypt 4,000 11/26/13Africa/Cairo
  267. Munshāt ‘Alī Āghā
  268. Egypt 3,847 7/10/17Africa/Cairo

 



 



Country codes for Egypt

  • 2 digit ISO country code (A2) for Egypt : EG
  • 3 digit UN country code (A3) for Egypt : EGY
  • Numeric U.N. country code for Egypt : 818

DIALING CODE for Egypt : 20

Flag of Egypt (when applicable):

 

The population data for this list of cities and towns in Egypt was derived from several sources, including GeoNames and Wikipedia.