Population of Cities in Rwanda (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
1
100,000 to 1 Million
10
10,000 to 100,000

Rwanda has 0 cities with more than a million people, 1 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 10 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Rwanda is Kigali, with a population of 745,261 people.

Kigali

Kigali has been Rwanda's economic, cultural and transport hub since it became the capital at independence in 1962.

745,261

Butare

Butare was the former colonial capital of Rwanda.

89,600

Gitarama

Gitarama is geographically in central Rwanda.

87,613

Musanze

Musanze is Rwanda's most mountainous district.

86,685

Name 2018 Population
Kigali745,261
Butare89,600
Gitarama87,613
Musanze86,685
Gisenyi83,623
Byumba70,593
Cyangugu63,883
Kibuye48,024
Rwamagana47,203
Kibungo46,240
Nzega33,832
Nyanza