Population of Cities in Sudan (2018)

2
Over 1 Million
19
100,000 to 1 Million
42
10,000 to 100,000
  • Khartoum
  • Omdurman
  • Nyala
  • Port Sudan
  • Kassala
  • El Obeid
  • Al Qadarif
  • Kosti
  • Wad Medani
  • El Daein
  • El Fasher
  • Singa
  • Ad-Damazin
  • Geneina
  • Rabak
  • Sinnar
  • Al Manaqil
  • Gereida
  • An Nuhud
  • Atbara
  • Ed Damer
  • Kadugli
  • Ad Douiem
  • Umm Ruwaba
  • Shendi
  • Dilling
  • As Suki
  • Ar Ruseris
  • Al Hasaheisa
  • Maiurno
  • Zalingei
  • Sawakin
  • Tandalti
  • Ar Rahad
  • Kinana
  • Al Hawatah
  • Berber
  • Tokar
  • Abu Jibeha
  • Al Mijlad
  • Doka
  • Kuraymah
  • El Bauga
  • Al Qitena
  • Al Hilaliyya
  • Barah
  • Abu Zabad
  • Ad Dindar
  • Dongola
  • Talodi

Sudan has 2 cities with more than a million people, 19 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 42 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Sudan is Khartoum, with a population of 1,974,647 people.

Khartoum

Khartoum is the capital and largest city of Sudan and the state of Khartoum.

1,974,647

Omdurman

Omdurman is the second largest city in Sudan and lies on the western banks of the River Nile, opposite the capital, Khartoum.

1,200,000

Nyala

Nyala means 'the place of chatting or a theatre' in the Daju language.

565,734

Port Sudan

Located on the Red Sea, Port Sudan is the Republic of Sudan's main port city.

489,725

Kassala

Built on the banks of the Gash River, Kassala it is a market town that is famous for its fruit gardens.

401,477

El Obeid

El Obeid is predominantly Muslim; however, the town is the seat of a Catholic and an Anglican Bishopric.

393,311

Al Qadarif

Al Qadarif is the capital of the state of Al Qadarif in Sudan.

363,945

Name 2018 Population Location
Khartoum1,974,647Map
Omdurman1,200,000Map
Nyala565,734Map
Port Sudan489,725Map
Kassala401,477Map
El Obeid393,311Map
Al Qadarif363,945Map
Kosti345,068Map
Wad Medani332,714Map
El Daein264,734Map
El Fasher252,609Map
Singa250,000Map
Ad-Damazin186,051Map
Geneina162,981Map
Rabak135,281Map
Sinnar130,122Map
Al Manaqil128,297Map
Gereida120,000Map
An Nuhud108,008Map
Atbara107,930Map
Ed Damer103,941Map
Kadugli87,666Map
Ad Douiem87,068Map
Umm Ruwaba55,742Map
Shendi53,568Map
Dilling37,113Map
As Suki33,524Map
Ar Ruseris28,862Map
Al Hasaheisa28,735Map
Maiurno28,727Map
Zalingei28,687Map
Sawakin28,570Map
Tandalti27,275Map
Ar Rahad26,273Map
Kinana26,233Map
Al Hawatah24,513Map
Berber22,395Map
Tokar22,250Map
Abu Jibeha21,790Map
Al Mijlad19,997Map
Doka19,821Map
Kuraymah19,593Map
El Bauga19,141Map
Al Qitena18,321Map
Al Hilaliyya17,345Map
Barah16,969Map
Abu Zabad15,304Map
Ad Dindar15,144Map
Dongola13,473Map
Talodi13,188Map
Aroma12,708Map
Marabba12,108Map
Wagar11,950Map
Ad Dabbah11,626Map
El Matama11,366Map
Al Fulah11,238Map
Gebeit11,095Map
Al Lagowa11,024Map
Umm Kaddadah10,979Map
Kurmuk10,375Map
Wad Rawah10,348Map
Merowe10,234Map
Al Kawa10,167Map
Kutum9,849Map
Al Kiremit al `Arakiyyin9,775Map
Jalqani9,472Map
Al Masallamiyya9,373Map
Wad az Zaki9,271Map
Um Jar Al Gharbiyya9,038Map
Argo7,716Map
El FulaMap