Top 10 Largest Cities in India By Population

India is the second largest country in the world by population. There are so many cities in India which have the population of more than 1 million people. India is also one of the countries where urbanization is growing faster. Mumbai is the largest city in India, having the population of 1,64,69,000. So, let’s read this article to get to know other nine big cities of India. According to a few authority, India will surpass China in 2050 in population. However, India’s population growth is also declining, thanks to the awareness.

In this article, we have compiled a list of the largest cities in India by population. So, let’s see!

Mumbai, Maharashtra
Mumbai, Maharashtra

Top 10 Largest Cities of India by Population

1. Mumbai

  • Population: 1,64,69,000
  • Area (City): 233 Sq mi
  • Area (Metro): 1681 Sq Mi
  • Largest Metropolitan Region in India
  • Spoken Languages: Marathi, Hindi, Gujarati, English

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2. Kolkata

  • Population: 1,33,18,000
  • Old name: Culcutta
  • Area Code: +91 33
  • Spoken Languages: Bengali, Urdu, Hindi, English

3. Delhi

  • Population: 1,28,92,000
  • Area Code: +91 11
  • Incorporated: 1857
  • Capital Formation: 1911

4. Chennai

  • Population: 65,26,000
  • Area Code: +91 44
  • Location: Coromandel COast off the Bay of the Bengal
  • Major Port of India

5. Bangalore

  • Population: 57,88,000
  • Area Code: +91 80
  • Spoken Languages: Kannada, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Konkani, Malayalam, English

6. Hyderabad

  • Population: 56,35,000
  • Area Code: +91 40
  • Languages Spoken: English, Telugu, Urdu, Hindi
  • Founded: 1591 AD

7. Ahmedabad

  • Population: 46,20,000
  • Area Code: +91 79
  • Languages Spoken: Gujarati, Hindi, English
  • Largest City inĀ Gujarat

8. Pune

  • Population: 38,57,000
  • IT Hub of India
  • Languages Spoken: Marathi, Hindi, English
  • Area Code: +91 20

9. Surat

  • Population: 28,12,000
  • Diamond hub of India
  • Languages Spoken: Gujarati, Hindi, English
  • Area Code: +91 261

10. Kanpur

  • Population: 26,91,000
  • Largest Industrial City of Uttar Pradesh state
  • Literacy: 85%
  • Languages Spoken: Avadhi, Urdu, Hindi, English

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