Population of Cities in Algeria (2022)

Algeria is Africa's largest country and has several cities with populations of over a million residents. The country's capital and largest city is Algiers, situated along the Mediterranean coast in the north of the country. Algiers is an historically significant city, having been an important location for trading throughout its history, and it continues to be the commercial and economic center of Algeria today. This is reflected in its population, which is around 3.5 million (and approximately five million if the metropolitan area is included).

The city of Oran is the second-largest in Algeria, with a population of around 650,000 residents. It too is an important cultural and economic part of the country. In addition, it is a port city with three universities, making it a key location for trade and education. Constantine, a city located in north-eastern Algeria, also has a substantial population of around 500,000 and is a culturally important city, having been named after the emperor Constantine the Great. Constantine is also known as the 'City of Bridges' due to the many bridges that connect the mountains on which the city is built. In recognition of its cultural heritage, Constantine was named as the Arab Capital of Culture in 2015.

Algeria has 1 cities with more than a million people, 41 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 213 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Algeria is Algiers, with a population of people.

Name 2022 Population
Algiers1,977,663
Boumerdas786,499
Oran645,984
Tebessa634,332
Constantine450,097
Biskra307,987
Setif288,461
Batna280,798
Bab Ezzouar275,630
Annaba206,570
Sidi Bel Abbes191,769
Blida182,447
Tiaret178,915
Chlef178,616
BordjBouArreridj168,346
Ech Chettia167,955
Bejaia164,103
Skikda162,702
El Achir158,333
Souk Ahras156,745
Djelfa154,265
Mascara150,000
Jijel148,000
Medea147,707
District of Taher147,612
Tizi Ouzou144,000
Bechar143,382
El Oued134,699
Tlemcen132,341
Relizane130,094
Mostaganem130,000
Ouargla129,402
El Eulma128,351
Saida127,497
Guelma123,590
Bordj el Kiffan123,246
Ain Oussera118,687
Khenchela117,000
Laghouat113,872
Ain Beida105,765
Baraki105,402
Oum el Bouaghi100,821
M'sila100,000
Messaad99,485
Barika98,846
Ghardaia93,423
Beni Mered92,749
Aflou84,683
El Khroub83,746
Rouissat80,784
Berrouaghia80,573
Ksar el Boukhari77,166
Khemis Miliana75,865
Azzaba75,317
Tamanrasset73,128
Ain Touta72,280
Cheria72,095
Birkhadem71,722
Chelghoum el Aid71,660
Sidi Aissa69,740
Larbaa69,298
Mila68,831
Bir el Ater68,703
Sougueur68,654
Ain Fakroun68,433
Tolga68,246
Es Senia68,084
Bir el Djir68,032
Akbou66,654
Besbes66,287
El Bayadh64,632
Sidi Khaled64,476
Ain Sefra63,420
Frenda63,319
Bougara63,155
Hamma Bouziane63,012
Reguiba62,185
Tissemsilt61,155
Meftah59,990
Oued Rhiou59,864
Boufarik59,742
Sig58,877
Ksar Chellala58,478
Sidi Moussa57,928
Ain Temouchent57,354
Ras el Oued56,726
Lakhdaria56,719
Drean55,147
Reghaia54,962
Boghni54,666
Dar Chioukh54,022
Sedrata53,318
Hassi Messaoud53,000
Djamaa52,882
Bouira52,500
Mansoura52,285
Ain Defla52,276
Telerghma51,708
Remchi51,224
Birine51,209
Sour el Ghozlane50,204
Metlili Chaamba50,117
El Meghaier49,793
Khemis el Khechna49,757
Timimoun49,237
Touggourt49,044
Merouana47,646
El Hadjar46,656
Beni Saf46,382
Tindouf45,966
'Ain el Turk45,323
Boudouaou45,153
Berriane44,580
Oued Fodda44,523
Bou Arfa44,143
Adrar43,903
El Attaf43,837
El Affroun42,627
`Ain el Hadjel42,527
Hennaya41,959
Tazoult-Lambese41,636
Draa el Mizan41,263
Timizart41,158
Sebdou41,146
Tebesbest41,091
Souma40,745
Azazga40,623
Rouached40,263
Heliopolis40,139
Chetouane39,913
'Ain el Melh39,798
El Hadjira39,744
El Abiodh Sidi Cheikh39,283
Mehdia daira de meghila39,271
El Idrissia38,714
Bougaa38,597
Draa Ben Khedda37,443
Dar el Beida37,311
Ain el Bya37,241
Nedroma36,995
Debila36,834
Arris36,641
'Ain Deheb36,146
Hammam Bou Hadjar35,896
Collo35,682
Sidi ech Chahmi35,512
El Kala35,449
Ain Arnat35,088
Sidi Okba34,985
Makouda34,515
'Ain Merane34,413
Ras el Aioun34,167
Bordj Ghdir34,136
Ouled Mimoun33,888
Beni Douala33,611
BABOR - VILLE33,000
Mouzaia32,981
Reggane32,974
El Aouinet32,971
Tamalous32,579
In Salah32,518
Ain Kercha32,497
Djidiouia31,996
Barbacha31,983
'Ain el Bell31,916
el hed31,890
Kolea31,816
Megarine31,711
'Ain Benian31,102
Sfizef31,081
Freha31,068
L'Arbaa Nait Irathen30,609
Oued Sly30,504
Robbah30,446
Bouinan30,271
Meskiana30,071
Lardjem30,000
Sidi Amrane29,734
Mekla29,560
'Ain Abid29,486
Ain Bessem29,461
Ain Smara28,968
El Abadia28,724
Hammamet28,536
Ben Mehidi28,398
'Ain el Hammam28,029
Tizi Gheniff27,974
Cheraga27,835
Charef27,700
Theniet el Had27,687
Bou Hanifia el Hamamat27,576
Hadjout27,549
Kerkera27,177
Douera26,926
Boukadir26,662
Sidi Akkacha26,558
El Amria26,407
Dellys26,384
Tirmitine26,261
Bou Tlelis26,144
El Kseur26,050
Amizour25,825
Didouche Mourad25,764
Melouza25,701
Tipaza25,225
Sidi Merouane25,129
Aoulef24,812
Abou el Hassan24,022
Arhribs23,958
Sidi Abdelli23,543
Salah Bey23,339
Chiffa23,218
Zeribet el Oued23,187
Boumahra Ahmed23,022
Ammi Moussa23,001
Oued el Abtal22,819
Bou Ismail22,411
Tizi-n-Tleta22,404
Mazouna22,366
Mansourah22,117
Ain Taya21,815
Zemoura21,770
Feraoun21,700
Chemini21,585
Bensekrane21,283
Oued el Alleug21,146
Taibet21,000
Tadmait20,952
Rouiba20,742
Boudjima20,557
Chorfa20,556
El Tarf20,300
Mers el Kebir20,178
Chebli19,901
Seddouk19,884
Beni Mester19,808
Bordj Zemoura19,782
Chabet el Ameur19,522
El Malah19,415
Berrahal19,294
Brezina19,084
Beni Amrane18,414
Tizi Rached17,872
Zeralda17,563
Arbatache17,481
Saoula16,812
'Ain el Berd16,548
Thenia16,180
Naciria15,387
Ighram15,030
Abadla13,544
Ouled Moussa13,474
'Ain el Hadjar12,996
'Ain Boucif11,989
Oumache10,424
Boumagueur8,474
Naama8,390
Sidi Senoussi sydy snwsy7,500
Illizi6,629
Draa Klalouche5,000
Djebilet Rosfa4,930
Smala4,000

Population of All Cities in Algeria

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