Largest Cities in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu is the state in India, covering 130,058 sq km of Area with 72 million populations. The Religions in Tamil Nadu acquired Hinduism 88 %, Christianity 6%, and Islam 5.8%. The state holds thousands of ancient Temples in different places of the state. Chennai is the capital and largest city in Tamil Nadu and is home to 7.9 million inhabitants and the fourth-largest city in India. The long Coastline of Tamilnadu includes many urban areas, it connects cities by sea transportation. Coimbatore and Madurai are the second and third largest cities in Tamil Nadu.

Mandavelli, Chennai
Mandavelli, Chennai, Photo by Karl Janisse on Unsplash
RankCity NamePopulationArea (km²)Density
( inhabitants/km²)
District
1Chennai [Madras]8,653,52178810,972Chennai, Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur
2Coimbatore2,136,9166423,327Coimbatore
3Madurai1,465,62514310,218Madurai
4Tiruchirappalli (Tiruchchirappalli)1,022,5181985,149Tiruchirappalli
5Tiruppur (Tirupper)963,1731974,870Tiruppur
6Salem917,4141157,959Salem
7Erode521,8911304,000Erode
8Tirunelveli497,8261353,680Tirunelveli
9Vellore484,6901403,446Vellore
10Thoothukkudi (Tuticorin)411,628636,466Thoothukudi
11Dindigul292,512Dindigul
12Thanjavur291,067743,916Thanjavur
13Ranippettai (Ranipet)264,330495,297Vellore
14Sivakasi234,704484,875Virudhunagar
15Karur234,191Karur
16Udhagamandalam (Ooty)233,426253922The Nilgiris
17Hosur229,528287,969Krishnagiri
18Nagercoil224,849249,264Kanyakumari
19Kanchipuram [Kancheepuram]221,715278,100Kanchipuram
20Kumarapalayam195,071Namakkal
21Karaikudi181,851424,239Sivaganga
22Neyveli179,1501451,234Cuddalore
23Cuddalore173,636276,270Cuddalore
24Kumbakonam167,155179,497Thanjavur
25Tiruvannamalai145,2781310,650Tiruvannamalai

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