List of Largest Cities in Saudi Arabia

The Cities in Saudi Arabia Richer and has Modern Building with Skyscrapers, Oil reserves is the treasure of the country, most of the economy depending on Oil Exports, more than half of the income of the Saudi Government gaining from Oil. Saudi has Huge Oil reserve in the World after Venezuela. There are many Cities and Towns in Arabia and Riyadh is the Capital of Saudi Arabia and Largest city with population of around 6,500,000. The cities in the country are the main hub for development, almost 31% of the population reached up of extraneous nationals living in the Saudi Arabia. The Cities also the main hub of Tourism and the government aims at the development in the city on tourism related developments. The cities of Saudi Arabia hold thousands of taller buildings.


The following Cities Ranking assessed on Total population excluding Metro Area.

Rank City name Province Population Density Urban Area(km2) Metro Area(km2)
1 Riyadh Riyadh 6,500,000 3,024/km2 1,000 1,815
2 Jeddah Makkah 3,900,000 2,921/km2 1,500 3,000
3 Mecca Makkah 1,800,000 4,200/km2 850 1,200
4 Medina Al Madinah 1,600,000 589
5 Dammam Eastern 1,300,000 800
6 Tabuk Tabuk 800,000
7 Buraidah Al-Qassim 700,000 360/km2 1,291 1,290
8 Khamis Mushait Asir 600,000
9 Abha Asir 500,000
10 Al-Khobar Eastern 400,000
11 Al Bahah Al Bahah 360,000
12 Najran Najran 246,880
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