Population of Cities in Angola (2018)

1
Over 1 Million
6
100,000 to 1 Million
24
10,000 to 100,000

Angola has 1 cities with more than a million people, 6 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 24 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Angola is Luanda, with a population of 2,776,168 people.

Luanda

Luanda is the capital and largest city in Angola, and serves as its commercial center and primary port.

2,776,168

N'dalatando

N'dalatando was named Salazar by the Portuguese 1936, but was given back its name after independence in 1975.

383,100

Huambo

Huambo is Angola's second-largest city, and is located in the central highlands near the headwaters of the Kunene River.

226,145

Lobito

Lobito was founded in 1843 by the order of Maria II of Portugal, and was previously known as Catumbela das Ostras (Catumbela of Oysters).

207,932

Benguela

An elephant was featured on the first coat of arms of the city of Benguela, around the late 17th century.

151,226

Cuito

The town is named after two local rivers � the Cuito and the Cuanavale.

113,624

Lubango

Until it received independence in 1975, the city of Lubango's name was S� da Bandeira.

102,541

Malanje

The Cangandala National Park is close to Malanje, and was founded to help protect the Giant Sable Antelope that live there.

87,046

Namibe

Namibe was founded in 1840 by the Portuguese, who named it Mo��medes. The city's name was changed to Namibe in 1985.

80,149

Soio

Soyo is now the largest oil-producing region in Angoloa, producing approximately 1,200,000 barrels per day.

67,491

Name 2018 Population
Luanda2,776,168
N'dalatando383,100
Huambo226,145
Lobito207,932
Benguela151,226
Cuito113,624
Lubango102,541
Malanje87,046
Namibe80,149
Soio67,491
Cabinda66,020
Uige60,008
Saurimo40,498
Sumbe33,277
Menongue32,203
Caluquembe30,300
Caxito28,224
Longonjo24,346
Mbanza Congo24,220
Caala21,205
Luena21,115
Lucapa20,115
Camacupa19,150
Catabola18,855
Luau18,465
N'zeto18,352
Catumbela16,977
Camabatela12,837
Uacu Cungo10,970
Caconda10,549
Ondjiva10,169
Quibala8,915
Chissamba7,677
Chela5,811
Leua5,168