20 Largest Towns or Cities of Egypt

Cairo City, EgyptEgypt is the country in the African Region and near to the Gulf, predominantly Sunni Muslim country, 90% of them are Muslim and 10% are Christians. The population of the country is around 84 million on the 2013 estimate. Cairo is the largest city in Egypt, home to 8 million inhabitants and the largest city in Africa and the Arab world. The building structure and activities are likewise Islamic countries. As one of the largest cities is the main economic center of Egypt. Other largest cities are Alexandria (second largest) and Giza (third largest). The cities of Egypt comprise several yore mosques with excellent structure and monuments. The Film industry which is located in Cairo the oldest and largest in the Arab world and hundreds of Arabic Films and album produced in the year. The largest towns or cities are listed here by the reference of World Gazetteer estimates for 2012.

RankCity nameGovernoratePopulation
1CairoCairo8,105,071
2AlexandriaAlexandria4,388,219
3GizaGiza3,348,401
4Shubra El-KheimaQalyubia1,072,951
5Port SaidPort Said607,353
6SuezSuez547,352
7LuxorLuxor487,896
8MansouraDakahlia480,494
9El-Mahalla El-KubraGharbia458,297
10TantaGharbia437,793
11AsyutAsyut403,202
12IsmailiaIsmailia352,411
13FaiyumFaiyum338,959
14ZagazigAl Sharqia314,331
15DamiettaDamietta299,296
16AswanAswan281,891
17MinyaMinya253,767
18DamanhourBeheira252,017
19Beni SuefBeni Suef223,789
20HurghadaRed Sea223,124

Source: World Gazetteer