Population of Cities in Dr Congo (2018)

2
Over 1 Million
23
100,000 to 1 Million
45
10,000 to 100,000
  • Kinshasa
  • Lubumbashi
  • Mbuji-Mayi
  • Kisangani
  • Masina
  • Kananga
  • Likasi
  • Kolwezi
  • Tshikapa
  • Bukavu
  • Mwene-Ditu
  • Kikwit
  • Mbandaka
  • Matadi
  • Uvira
  • Boma
  • Butembo
  • Gandajika
  • Kalemie
  • Goma
  • Kindu
  • Isiro
  • Bandundu
  • Gemena
  • Ilebo
  • Bunia
  • Bumba
  • Beni
  • Mbanza-Ngungu
  • Kamina
  • Lisala
  • Lodja
  • Kipushi
  • Kabinda
  • Kasongo
  • Mweka
  • Gbadolite
  • Buta
  • Moanda
  • Bulungu
  • Basoko
  • Lubao
  • Lusambo
  • Nioki
  • Inongo
  • Tshela
  • Bukama
  • Mangai
  • Kampene
  • Kabare

Dr Congo has 2 cities with more than a million people, 23 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 45 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Dr Congo is Kinshasa, with a population of 7,785,965 people.

Kinshasa

Kinshasa is the capital and largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

7,785,965

Lubumbashi

Lubumbashi is copper-mining city and the capital of the relatively prosperous Katanga Province.

1,373,770

Mbuji-Mayi

The name Mbuji-Mayi comes from the local language Tshiluba and translates as 'Goat-Water'.

874,761

Kisangani

The languages most spoken the population of Kisangani are Swahili and Lingala, followed by French.

539,158

Masina

Masina has the March� de la Libert�m one of the largest markets in Kinshasa.

485,167

Kananga

Kananga is the capital city of the Lulua Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

463,546

Likasi

Likasi is served by a station on the national railway system, but the trains are mainly cargo trains rather than passenger trains.

422,414

Name 2018 Population Location
Kinshasa7,785,965Map
Lubumbashi1,373,770Map
Mbuji-Mayi874,761Map
Kisangani539,158Map
Masina485,167Map
Kananga463,546Map
Likasi422,414Map
Kolwezi418,000Map
Tshikapa267,462Map
Bukavu225,389Map
Mwene-Ditu189,177Map
Kikwit186,991Map
Mbandaka184,185Map
Matadi180,109Map
Uvira170,391Map
Boma162,521Map
Butembo154,621Map
Gandajika154,425Map
Kalemie146,974Map
Goma144,124Map
Kindu135,698Map
Isiro127,076Map
Bandundu118,211Map
Gemena117,639Map
Ilebo107,093Map
Bunia96,764Map
Bumba95,520Map
Beni89,648Map
Mbanza-Ngungu86,356Map
Kamina73,557Map
Lisala70,087Map
Lodja68,244Map
Kipushi62,332Map
Kabinda59,004Map
Kasongo55,118Map
Mweka50,675Map
Gbadolite50,493Map
Buta50,130Map
Moanda50,000Map
Bulungu48,344Map
Basoko43,709Map
Lubao43,068Map
Lusambo41,416Map
Nioki40,695Map
Inongo40,113Map
Tshela38,845Map
Bukama38,770Map
Mangai37,188Map
Kampene37,034Map
Kabare37,034Map
Kambove36,702Map
Yangambi35,531Map
Luebo35,183Map
Aketi35,161Map
Mushie33,062Map
Boende32,091Map
Kongolo31,943Map
Kabalo29,833Map
Businga28,919Map
Kasangulu27,961Map
Bolobo27,862Map
Libenge27,053Map
Watsa24,516Map
Demba22,263Map
Kasongo-Lunda20,060Map
Bondo17,860Map
Wamba17,373Map
Sake17,151Map
Lukolela15,000Map
Bosobolo14,553Map