List of Largest Cities in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh is the state in India covered an area of 243,286 km² and population of 204 million (estimated on 2012), is the 5th extensive and 1st most populous state, and the state consists of 75 districts. Kanpur is the largest city spread in the area of 300 km2, with a population of 2.92 million. Lucknow is the capital and 2nd largest city with a 2.90 million inhabitants in the area of 337 km2. Muzaffarnagar is the city in the state with the highest density of 41,123 inhabitants per km2.

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RankCity NamePopulationArea (km²)Density
( inhabitants/km²)
District
1Kanpur2,920,4963009,732Kanpur
2Lucknow2,902,9203378,601Lucknow
3Ghaziabad2,375,820Ghaziabad
4agra [Agra]1,760,28514911,784Agra
5Varanasi [Benares]1,432,28011212,747Varanasi
6Meerut1,420,9021837,737Meerut
7Allahabad [Allahabad]1,212,3958114,841Allahabad
8Bareilly985,7521267,821Bareilly
9Aligarh911,2234022,538Aligarh
10Moradabad887,8718810,012Moradabad
11Saharanpur705,4782527,397Saharanpur
12Gorakhpur694,8891424,889Gorakhpur
13Noida637,272907,047Gautam Buddh Nagar
14Firozabad604,2142920,302Firozabad
15Jhansi547,638727,549Jhansi
16Muzaffarnagar495,5431241,123Muzaffarnagar
17Mathura456,7063612,536Mathura
18Rampur349,2582017,290Rampur
19Shahjahanpur347,8522215,704Shahjahanpur
20Farrukhabad291,3742312,451Farrukhabad
21Maunath Bhanjan278,7452510,884Mau
22Hapur262,9831418,519Panchsheel Nagar
23Faizabad256,624634,048Faizabad
24Etawah256,838406,273Etawah
25Mirzapur246,920406,069Mirzapur

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