Population of Cities in Sudan (2018)

2
Over 1 Million
19
100,000 to 1 Million
42
10,000 to 100,000

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