Population of Cities in Senegal (2018)

1
Over 1 Million
8
100,000 to 1 Million
31
10,000 to 100,000

Senegal has 1 cities with more than a million people, 8 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 31 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Senegal is Dakar, with a population of 2,476,400 people.

Dakar

The area around Dakar was settled in the fifteenth century.

2,476,400

Pikine

Pikine was founded in 1952 by the colonial government for former residents of Dakar who were relocated.

874,062

Touba

Touba is the second most populated Senegalese city after Dakar.

529,176

Thies

Thies is the third largest city in Senegal.

320,000

Thies Nones

Thi�s is a region of western Senegal (the capital is also called Thi�s).

252,320

Saint-Louis

Saint-Louis was the capital of the French colony of Senegal from 1673 until 1902.

176,000

Kaolack

Kaolack is an important regional market town and is Senegal's main peanut trading and processing center.

172,305

Ziguinchor

The city of Ziguinchor has a tropical savanna climate.

159,778

Tiebo

100,289

Name 2018 Population
Dakar2,476,400
Pikine874,062
Touba529,176
Thies320,000
Thies Nones252,320
Saint-Louis176,000
Kaolack172,305
Ziguinchor159,778
Tiebo100,289
Tambacounda78,800
Mbake74,100
Louga67,154
Kolda58,809
Richard-Toll44,752
Joal-Fadiout36,735
N'diareme limamoulaye35,171
Dara30,000
Kaffrine28,396
Ndibene Dahra27,741
Bignona26,237
Pourham24,146
Velingara22,441
Nioro du Rip20,711
Sedhiou19,702
Mekhe19,242
Kedougou17,922
Nguekhokh17,885
Pout17,752
Kayar17,193
Guinguineo15,395
Matam15,306
Mermoz Boabab15,000
Ouro Sogui14,888
Koungheul14,725
Ndioum13,198
Khombole12,061
Sokone11,680
Gueoul10,918
Tiadiaye10,853
Kanel10,165
Ndofane9,946
Rosso9,923
Gandiaye9,894
Waounde9,085
Diofior8,645
Tionk Essil8,151
Diawara8,112
Marsassoum6,817
Passi6,367
Golere5,461
Foundiougne5,306
Seme5,075
Fatick
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