Population of Cities in Rwanda (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
1
100,000 to 1 Million
10
10,000 to 100,000
  • Kigali
  • Butare
  • Gitarama
  • Musanze
  • Gisenyi
  • Byumba
  • Cyangugu
  • Kibuye
  • Rwamagana
  • Kibungo
  • Nzega
  • Nyanza

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 Location
Kigali745,261Map
Butare89,600Map
Gitarama87,613Map
Musanze86,685Map
Gisenyi83,623Map
Byumba70,593Map
Cyangugu63,883Map
Kibuye48,024Map
Rwamagana47,203Map
Kibungo46,240Map
Nzega33,832Map
NyanzaMap