Population of Cities in Ghana (2019)
The West African nation of Ghana is located on the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean. The country's capital and largest city is Accra, which is situated on the Atlantic coast and has an urban population of almost three million. Accra is the economic and administrative center of the Greater Accra Region, and is home to the city's financial and commercial sectors, as well as its main industrial activities, which include fishing and the production of plywood, textiles, clothing and chemicals. The city is also becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination.
The city of Kumasi, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, is regarded as Ghana's second city and has a population of more than two million. Kumasi is known as 'The Garden City' due to its many species of plants and flowers – it is located near Lake Bosomtwe, which is in a rainforest region. Sekondi-Takoradi, a city made up of the twin cities of Sekondi and Takoradi, is the third-largest city in Ghana with a population of 445,205. It is the largest city in the Western Region of Ghana, as well as the region's economic center.
Ghana has 2 cities with more than a million people, 9 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 53 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Ghana is Accra, with a population of 1,963,264 people.