List of cities in Libya

Summary

This is a list of the 100 largest populated places in Libya. Some places in the list could be considered suburbs or neighborhoods of some large cities in the list, so this list is not definitive.

Map of Libya
Tripoli, capital of Libya
No. City Population
1 Tripoli / الغرب طرابلس 2,220,000[1]
2 Benghazi / بنغازي 1,501,000[1]
3 Misrata / مصراتة 550,000
4 Zawiya / الزاوية 234,000
5 Bayda / البيضاء 209,000[2]
6 Gharyan / غريان 187,000
7 Tobruk / طبرق 172,500
8 Ajdabiya / اجدابيا 160,200
9 Zliten / زليتن 158,250[3]
10 Derna / درنة 150,000[1]
11 Sabha / سبها 103,743
12 Khoms / الخمس 88,317
13 Sabratha / صبراتة 80,000
14 Zuwara / زوارة 75,893
15 Kufra / الكفرة 68,940
16 Marj / المرج 162,894
17 Tocra / توكرة 60,681
18 Tarhuna / ترهونة 50,715
19 Sirte / سرت 128,123
20 Gharyan / غريان 187,000
21 Msallata / مسلاتة 46,169
22 Bani Walid / بني وليد 95,425
23 Jumayl / الجميل 39,344
24 Sorman / صرمان 36,707
25 Al Gseibat 32,559
26 Shahhat / شحات 28,818
27 Ubari / أوباري 27,796
28 Asbi'a / الأصابعة 27,693
29 Jadid 27,503
30 Waddan / ودان 27,000
31 El Agheila / العقيلة 26,813
32 Abyar / الأبيار 26,600
33 Nofaliya / النوفلية 25,997
34 Regdalin / رقدالين 25,831
35 Gasr Akhyar 25,261
36 Al Qubah / القبة 70,631
37 Tawergha / تاورغاء * 24,223
38 Al Maya 23,222
39 Murzuk / مرزق 22,395
40 Brega 21,715
41 Teghsat 21,642
42 Hun 19,816
43 Jalu 18,873
44 Ajaylat 18,277
45 Nalut 17,146
46 Suluq 16,999
47 Shuhada' al Buerat 16,282
48 Zaltan 15,801
49 Mizda 13,809
50 Ra's Lanuf 13,130
51 Al Urban 12,600
52 Yafran 12,372
53 Ar Rayaniya 12,263
54 Umm al Rizam 12,098
55 Taucheira 11,723
56 Brak 11,638
57 Abu Ghlasha 11,179
58 Ad Dawoon 10,909
59 Teji 10,828
60 Qaminis 10,713
61 Qatrun 10,650
62 Benina 10,522
63 Kikla 10,350
64 Al Rheibat 10,080
65 Sokna 9,887
66 Massa 9,748
67 Bin Jawad 9,675
68 Umm al Aranib 9,655
69 Jadu 9,653
70 Ghadames 9,558
71 Ar Rabta 9,487
72 Ghat 9,228
73 Al Abraq 8,861
74 Sidi as Said 8,836
75 Ar Rajban 8,820
76 Awjila 8,515
77 Ras al Hamam 8,397
78 Tolmeita 8,310
79 Zella 8,202
80 Wadi Utba 8,178
81 Al Barkat 8,130
82 Martuba 8,130
83 Traghan 7,510
84 Al Hashan 7,494
85 El Bayyada 7,432
86 Qayqab 7,297
87 Mashashita 7,255
88 Bu-Fakhra 7,142
89 Musaid 7,139
90 Tacnis 7,038
91 Susa 15,038
92 Wadi Zem-Zem 6,799
93 Batta 6,754
94 Tazirbu 6,600
95 Jadid 6,598
96 Farzougha 6,564
97 Qaryat ‘Umar al Mukhtar 6,521
98 Bi'r al Ashhab 6,399

Source:Amraja M. el Khajkhaj, "Noumou al Mudon as Sagheera fi Libia", Dar as Saqia, Benghazi-2008, pp. 118-123.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Libya, spiegel 2011
  2. ^ The New York Times, 2011 Mar 6
  3. ^ Libyan rebels advance to edge of Tripoli, trappings of Gadhafi's regime crumbling[permanent dead link] Yahoo, accessed 21 Aug 2011

External linksEdit

  • Libya: largest cities and towns and statistics of their population at archive.today (archived 2012-12-04)