India's 100 Biggest Cities, Largest Cities in India

India is the second largest country in the world after China. There are 4,000 cities and towns in India. About 300 cities have population over 1,00,000. Seven cities have population more than 3 million. Greater Mumbai still is the most populated city in its 440 sq. Km. area followed by Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore and Chennai.

The following is a list of top cities in India.

1. Sex Ratio: Sex ratio is expressed as the number of women per thousand men in a given population.
Sl no. Cities Population Density(/km2) Literacy *Sex Ratio
1 Mumbai 12,478,447 22,937 90.28% 852
2 Delhi 16,753,235 11,297 86.34% 875
3 Bangalore 8,425,970 4,378 89% 914
4 Hyderabad 6,809,970 18,480 82.96% 945
5 Ahmedabad 5,570,585 12,000 89.62% 897
6 Chennai 4,681,087 21,000 90.33% 986
7 Kolkata 4,486,679 24,000 87.14% 899
8 Surat 4,462,002 14,000 89.03% 758
9 Pune 3,115,431 603 91.61% 945
10 Jaipur 3,073,350 598 84.34% 898
11 Lucknow 2,815,601 690 84.72% 915
12 Kanpur 2,767,031 1,366 84.14% 842
13 Nagpur 2,405,421 11,000 93.13 961
14 Indore 1,960,631 3,727 87.38% 921
15 Thane 1,818,872 12,000 91.36% 882
16 Bhopal 1,795,648 230 85.24% 911
17 Visakhapatnam 2,091,811 2,537.28 82.66% 977
18 Pimpri & Chinchwad 1,729,359 10,000 90.90% 828
19 Patna 1,683,200 1803 84.71% 882
20 Vadodara 1,666,703 14,000 92.37% 923
21 Ghaziabad 110,698 1,800 85.46% 904
22 Ludhiana 1,613,878 975 85.38 % 845
23 Agra 1,574,542 8,954 63.44 % 853
24 Nashik 1,486,973 320 90.96% 894
25 Faridabad 1,404,653 1,020 84.88% 872
26 Meerut 1,309,023 9,200 77.70% 898
27 Rajkot 1,286,995 12,735 88.82% 905
28 Kalyan & Dombivali 1,246,381 8,700 93.06% 917
29 Vasai Virar 1,221,233 NA 91.15% 880
30 Varanasi 1,201,815 380 80.12% 887
31 Srinagar 1,192,792 8,523 70.58%% 888
32 Aurangabad 1,171,330 3,900 89.13% 919
33 Dhanbad 1,161,561 1,284 80.78% 887
34 Amritsar 1,132,761 930 85.27% 879
35 Navi Mumbai 1,119,477 NA 91.57% 831
36 Allahabad 1,117,094 1,087 86.50% 858
37 Ranchi 1,073,440 572 88.49% 920
38 Haora 1,072,161 3,300 89.86% 913
39 Coimbatore 1,061,447 10,052 91.74% 999
40 Jabalpur 1,054,336 478 88.90% 929
41 Gwalior 1,053,505 5,478 85.20% 878
42 Vijayawada 1,048,240 NA 82.59% 997
43 Jodhpur 1,033,918 4,460 81.56% 900
44 Madurai 1,016,885 NA 91.42% 997
45 Raipur 1,010,087 230 86.90% 945
46 Kota 1,001,365 6,135 83.65% 890
47 Guwahati 963,429 400 91.11% 918
48 Chandigarh 960,787 9,300 86.77% 829
49 Solapur 951,118 290 83.88% 972
50 Hubli and Dharwad 943,857 NA 87.28% 983
51 Bareilly 898,167 1,084 70.17% 881
52 Moradabad 889,810 250 70.65% 908
53 Mysore 887,446 6,900 86.84% 1000
54 Gurgaon 876,824 690 86.30% 844
55 Aligarh 872,575 NA 70.36 % 884
56 Jalandhar 862,196 270 85.50 % 882
57 Tiruchirappalli 846,915 5,500 91.32% 1025
58 Bhubaneswar 837,737 4,800 93.15% 882
59 Salem 831,038 8,036 84.80% 987
60 Mira and Bhayander 814,655 10,000 93.67% 876
61 Thiruvananthapuram 752,490 4,454 93.72% 1064
62 Bhiwandi 711,329 NA 81.53% 700
63 Saharanpur 703,345 NA 77.94% 891
64 Gorakhpur 671,048 1,337 85.97% 898
65 Guntur 651,382 2,800 81.11% 1016
66 Bikaner 647,804 3,887.8 79.86% 900
67 Amravati 646,801 2,395 93.03% 957
68 Noida 642,381 2,463 88.58% 822
69 Jamshedpur 629,659 NA 87.50 % 920
70 Bhilai Nagar 625,697 NA 87.23% 942
71 Warangal 620,116 1,300 84.16% 998
72 Cuttack 606,007 4,382.23 91.17% 997
73 Firozabad 603,797 NA 70.08% 877
74 Kochi 601,574 6,340 97.48% 1028
75 Bhavnagar 593,768 5,600 85.62% 919
76 Dehradun 578,420 NA 89.32% 906
77 Durgapur 566,937 3,700 87.84% 926
78 Asansol 564,491 4,434 84.82% 922
79 Nanded Waghala Nanded NA 87.40% 924
80 Kolapur 549,283 8,200 92.12% 956
81 Ajmer 542,580 NA 87.53% 946
82 Gulbarga 532,031 NA 83.71% 953
83 Jamnagar 529,308 5,700 82.58% 916
84 Ujjain 515,215 3,400 85.55% 942
85 Loni 512,296 NA 75.24% 871
86 Siliguri 509,709 11,000 85.46% 951
87 Jhansi 507,293 NA 83.81% 892
88 Ulhasnagar 506,937 NA 89.21% 875
89 Nellore 505,258 2,600 83.59% 966
90 Jammu 503,690 5,697 89.66% 898
91 Sangli Miraj Kupwad 502,697 NA 88.08% 969
92 Belgaum 488,292 5,200 90.49% 982
93 Mangalore 484,785 3,586.5 94.03% 1014
94 Ambattur 478,134 12,000 92.69% 982
95 Tirunelveli 474,838 4,370 90.98% 1024
96 Malegoan 471,006 NA 86.66 % 969
97 Gaya 463,454 880 85.74% 886
98 Jalgaon 460,468 6,800 88.96% 909
99 Udaipur 451,735 242 90.66% 925
100 Maheshtala 449,423 NA 82.63 % 945
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