Population of Cities in South Sudan (2018)

0
Over 1 Million
4
100,000 to 1 Million
11
10,000 to 100,000
  • Juba
  • Winejok
  • Malakal
  • Wau
  • Pajok
  • Yei
  • Yambio
  • Aweil
  • Gogrial
  • Rumbek
  • Bor
  • Torit
  • Tonj
  • Maridi
  • Leer
  • Tambura
  • Bentiu
  • Kapoeta
  • Raja
  • Yirol
  • Waat
  • Terekeka
  • Pibor
  • Nasir
  • Mundri
  • Maiwut
  • Kuacjok
  • Kodok
  • Cueibet
  • Ayod
  • Renk
  • Akobo
  • Pariang
  • Mayen Abun

South Sudan has 0 cities with more than a million people, 4 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 11 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in South Sudan is Juba, with a population of 450,000 people.

Juba

Juba is the capital and largest city of the Republic of South Sudan.

450,000

Winejok

300,000

Malakal

Malakal is a city and Latin Catholic bishopric in South Sudan, and second largest city after the capital Juba.

160,765

Wau

In 2016, Wau experienced heavy fighting that displaced much of its Fertit population and led to widespread destruction.

127,384

Pajok

The main ethnic group in the Parjok area are the Acholi people, who live on both sides of the border between South Sudan and Uganda in this region.

49,000

Yei

Yei lies close to the borders of two of the South Sudan's trading partners, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

40,382

Name 2018 Population Location
Juba450,000Map
Winejok300,000Map
Malakal160,765Map
Wau127,384Map
Pajok49,000Map
Yei40,382Map
Yambio40,382Map
Aweil38,745Map
Gogrial38,572Map
Rumbek32,083Map
Bor26,782Map
Torit20,048Map
Tonj17,338Map
Maridi14,224Map
Leer10,486Map
Tambura9,483Map
Bentiu7,653Map
Kapoeta7,042Map
Raja3,700Map
YirolMap
WaatMap
TerekekaMap
PiborMap
NasirMap
MundriMap
PariangMap
KuacjokMap
KodokMap
CueibetMap
AyodMap
RenkMap
AkoboMap
Mayen AbunMap
MaiwutMap