Population of Cities in Jordan (2018)

1
Over 1 Million
5
100,000 to 1 Million
30
10,000 to 100,000
  • Amman
  • Zarqa
  • Irbid
  • Russeifa
  • Wadi as Sir
  • 'Ajlun
  • Aqaba
  • Rukban
  • Madaba
  • As Salt
  • Ar Ramtha
  • Mafraq
  • Ma'an
  • Al Jubayhah
  • Sahab
  • Hayy al Quwaysimah
  • Jarash
  • At Tafilah
  • `Izra
  • Qir Moav
  • Karak City
  • Judita
  • Aydun
  • Umm as Summaq
  • Kurayyimah
  • `Anjarah
  • Safi
  • Al Azraq ash Shamali
  • At Turrah
  • Petra
  • Suf
  • At Tayyibah
  • Sakib
  • Ash Shajarah
  • Jawa
  • Sakhrah
  • Rehab
  • `Ayn Jannah
  • Al Karamah
  • Al Mazar al Janubi
  • Samma
  • Kafr Asad
  • Bayt Yafa
  • Al Quwayrah
  • `Ayy
  • Busayra
  • Kafr Sawm
  • Hakama
  • Sal
  • Malka

Jordan has 1 cities with more than a million people, 5 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 30 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Jordan is Amman, with a population of 1,275,857 people.

Amman

Amman is the most populous city in Jordan.

1,275,857

Zarqa

The name Zarqa means 'the blue (city)'.

792,665

Irbid

Irbid is the third-largest city in Jordan by population, and was known in ancient times as Arabella or Arbela.

307,480

Russeifa

The city of Russeifa has been known for its phosphate mine industry since 1935.

268,237

Wadi as Sir

Wadi as Sir is named after a prehistoric queen that ruled the area, Queen Seer.

181,212

Name 2018 Population Location
Amman1,275,857Map
Zarqa792,665Map
Irbid307,480Map
Russeifa268,237Map
Wadi as Sir181,212Map
'Ajlun125,557Map
Aqaba95,048Map
Rukban85,000Map
Madaba82,335Map
As Salt80,189Map
Ar Ramtha74,901Map
Mafraq57,118Map
Ma'an50,350Map
Al Jubayhah46,834Map
Sahab40,241Map
Hayy al Quwaysimah32,396Map
Jarash27,046Map
At Tafilah25,429Map
`Izra22,756Map
Qir Moav22,581Map
Karak City21,678Map
Judita20,000Map
Aydun18,376Map
Umm as Summaq18,274Map
Kurayyimah17,837Map
`Anjarah17,634Map
Safi15,200Map
Al Azraq ash Shamali14,800Map
At Turrah14,619Map
Petra14,000Map
Suf12,942Map
At Tayyibah12,615Map
Sakib11,586Map
Ash Shajarah11,243Map
Jawa10,628Map
Sakhrah10,616Map
Rehab10,000Map
`Ayn Jannah9,586Map
Al Karamah9,384Map
Al Mazar al Janubi9,383Map
Samma8,926Map
Kafr Asad8,203Map
Bayt Yafa7,788Map
Al Quwayrah7,372Map
`Ayy7,340Map
Busayra7,154Map
Kafr Sawm7,152Map
Hakama7,075Map
Sal6,896Map
Malka6,856Map
Kafr Abil6,333Map
Dayr Yusuf6,223Map
Al Hamra'6,211Map
Saham al Kaffarat6,203Map
Raymun6,082Map
Waqqas5,678Map
Al Kittah5,626Map
Hayy al Bunayyat5,579Map
Hatim5,542Map
Kharja5,498Map
Halawah5,376Map
Sabha5,315Map
Kitim5,292Map
Al Khinzirah5,231Map
Tibnah5,229Map
Balila5,206Map
Qumaym5,111Map