Population of Cities in Azerbaijan (2018)

1
Over 1 Million
3
100,000 to 1 Million
69
10,000 to 100,000
  • Baku
  • Ganja
  • Sumqayit
  • Lankaran
  • Mingelchaur
  • Saatli
  • Qaracuxur
  • Sirvan
  • Bakixanov
  • Nakhchivan
  • Sheki
  • Yevlakh
  • Xankandi
  • Bilajari
  • Mastaga
  • Agdam
  • Khirdalan
  • Barda
  • Xacmaz
  • Salyan
  • Hovsan
  • Dzhalilabad
  • Shamkhor
  • Geoktschai
  • Agdzhabedy
  • Imishli
  • Lokbatan
  • Shamakhi
  • Sabirabad
  • Amirdzhan
  • Fizuli
  • Buzovna
  • Biny Selo
  • Agdas
  • Divichibazar
  • Haciqabul
  • Quba
  • Zabrat
  • Sabuncu
  • Kyurdarmir
  • Haci Zeynalabdin
  • Qazax
  • Shushi
  • Neftcala
  • Zaqatala
  • Terter
  • Pushkino
  • Yelenendorf
  • Ahmadbayli
  • Aghsu

Azerbaijan has 1 cities with more than a million people, 3 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 69 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Azerbaijan is Baku, with a population of 1,116,513 people.

Baku

Baku is the capital city and commercial hub of Azerbaijan.

1,116,513

Ganja

The city of Ganja was named Elisabethpol during the Russian Empire period, and Kirovabad during the Soviet period.

313,300

Sumqayit

The first settlements in the present-day area of Sumgayit can be traced back to 1580.

265,150

Lankaran

The old form of Lankaran's name was 'Langarkanan', which in Persian means 'the place of pulling up the anchor(s)'.

240,300

Mingelchaur

Mingelchaur is known as city of lights because of its hydroelectric power station on the Kur River.

95,453

Saatli

Saatli is the capital of the Saatly Rayon (administrative district) of Azerbaijan.

87,000

Qaracuxur

Qaracuxur has a population of almost 80,000 residents.

72,989

Sirvan

Sirvan has suffered from many floods due to its proximity to the river and the low elevation of the town.

70,220

Bakixanov

Prior to 1992, the town was known as Stepan Razin after the Cossack uprising leader of the same name.

66,686

Nakhchivan

Nakhchivan was designated an Islamic Culture Capital for 2018.

64,754

Name 2018 Population Location
Baku1,116,513Map
Ganja313,300Map
Sumqayit265,150Map
Lankaran240,300Map
Mingelchaur95,453Map
Saatli87,000Map
Qaracuxur72,989Map
Sirvan70,220Map
Bakixanov66,686Map
Nakhchivan64,754Map
Sheki63,000Map
Yevlakh59,036Map
Xankandi53,100Map
Bilajari42,194Map
Mastaga40,092Map
Agdam39,451Map
Khirdalan37,949Map
Barda37,372Map
Xacmaz37,175Map
Salyan36,555Map
Hovsan36,293Map
Dzhalilabad36,259Map
Shamkhor35,421Map
Geoktschai35,348Map
Agdzhabedy34,989Map
Imishli34,178Map
Lokbatan30,694Map
Shamakhi29,403Map
Sabirabad28,075Map
Amirdzhan26,798Map
Fizuli26,765Map
Buzovna24,795Map
Biny Selo24,596Map
Agdas23,528Map
Divichibazar23,248Map
Haciqabul23,102Map
Quba22,405Map
Zabrat21,396Map
Sabuncu20,996Map
Kyurdarmir19,088Map
Haci Zeynalabdin19,019Map
Qazax18,903Map
Shushi18,662Map
Neftcala18,661Map
Zaqatala18,277Map
Terter18,185Map
Pushkino18,182Map
Yelenendorf17,816Map
Ahmadbayli17,242Map
Aghsu17,209Map
Yeni Suraxani16,127Map
Qusar16,022Map
Ujar15,741Map
Beylagan15,599Map
Mardakan15,267Map
Astara15,190Map
Binagadi14,012Map
Xudat13,625Map
Ismayilli13,610Map
Pirallahi13,435Map
Qobustan13,398Map
Prishibinskoye13,340Map
Tovuz12,626Map
Aghstafa12,542Map
Qax11,992Map
Qutqashen11,867Map
Badamdar11,398Map
Balakhani10,863Map
Culfa10,820Map
Zardob10,612Map
Saray10,173Map
Martakert10,167Map
Zyrya10,099Map
Yukhary-Dashkesan9,900Map
Ordubad9,781Map
Turkan9,699Map
Masally9,604Map
Belokany9,182Map
Aliabad9,103Map
Bilajer8,983Map
Ramana8,855Map
Kyadabek8,657Map
Corat8,624Map
Yayci8,500Map
Kerbakhiar8,400Map
Jebrail8,396Map
Cahri8,200Map
Nardaran7,700Map
Zangilan7,483Map
Dzagam7,442Map
Qobu7,377Map
Goranboy7,333Map
Sharur City7,100Map
Lerik7,094Map
Severo-Vostotchnyi Bank7,075Map
Naftalan7,045Map
Qubadli6,890Map
Aran6,724Map
Oguz6,600Map
Cinarli6,508Map
Mincivan6,353Map
Qizilhacili6,330Map
Samux6,013Map
Dunyamalilar5,968Map
Boradigah5,904Map
Xocali5,810Map
Ceyranbatan5,684Map
Avsar5,600Map
Qarayeri5,565Map
Khodzhi-Gasan5,089Map
Novyy Karanlug5,079Map
Yardimli4,004Map
Qobustan3,754Map
Lacin2,300Map
Khyzy1,024Map
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