Population of Cities in Bolivia (2018)

1
Over 1 Million
7
100,000 to 1 Million
34
10,000 to 100,000

Bolivia has 1 cities with more than a million people, 7 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 34 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Bolivia is Santa Cruz de la Sierra, with a population of 1,364,389 people.

Santa Cruz de la Sierra

The name Santa Cruz de la Sierra translates to 'Holy Cross of the Mountain Range'

1,364,389

Cochabamba

Cochabamba's name derives from a compound of the Quechua words 'qucha', meaning 'lake', and pampa, meaning 'open plain'.

900,414

La Paz

La Paz is the highest administrative capital in the world, at more than 3,500m above sea level.

812,799

Sucre

Sucre sits at an elevation of 2,810 meters, which gives the city a cool temperate climate all year round.

224,838

Oruro

Oruro attracts many tourists to its Carnaval de Oruro, which is considered one of the great folkloric events in South America.

208,684

Tarija

Residents of Tarija call themselves Chapacos, regardless of social class or ethnic background.

159,269

Potosi

Potos� lies at the foot of the Cerro de Potos�, sometimes referred to as the Cerro Rico ('rich mountain').

141,251

Sacaba

Sacaba is the capital of the Bolivian province of Chapare.

107,628

Name 2018 Population
Santa Cruz de la Sierra1,364,389
Cochabamba900,414
La Paz812,799
Sucre224,838
Oruro208,684
Tarija159,269
Potosi141,251
Sacaba107,628
Montero88,616
Quillacollo87,309
Trinidad84,259
Yacuiba82,803
Riberalta74,014
Tiquipaya53,904
Guayaramerin36,008
Bermejo35,411
Mizque30,481
Villazon30,253
Llallagua28,069
Camiri27,961
Cobija26,585
San Borja24,610
San Ignacio de Velasco23,569
Tupiza22,233
Warnes22,036
San Borja19,640
Ascencion de Guarayos18,816
Villamontes18,761
Cotoca18,347
Villa Yapacani18,187
Santiago del Torno15,543
Huanuni15,492
Punata15,194
Ascension14,429
Mineros14,385
Santa Ana de Yacuma12,783
Patacamaya12,260
Colchani11,988
Rurrenabaque11,749
Portachuelo11,485
Puerto Quijarro10,392
Uyuni10,293
Robore9,882
Pailon9,304
Cliza8,654
Achacachi8,447
Vallegrande8,422
Monteagudo8,289
Aiquile8,224
Tarata8,043
Challapata8,016
San Julian7,706
Reyes7,376
Concepcion6,900
San Matias6,352
La Belgica5,501
Santa Rosa del Sara5,251
Capinota5,157
Chimore5,147
San Pedro5,002