List of cities in the United Arab Emirates

This is a list of the principal cities of the United Arab Emirates.

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Dubai, the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates.

List of cities by populationEdit

 
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The table below shows a list of every city in the UAE with a population of at least 10,000, listed in descending order. Population figures are updated to the latest officially released numbers and the capitals are shown in bold. The population numbers are of the cities, and not the emirates, often with the same name.

Largest citiesEdit

Emirate capital
Emirate largest city
Emirate capital and largest city
Federal Capital
City Population Emirate Location
1 Dubai 3,386,941   Dubai 25°15′47″N 55°17′50″E / 25.263056°N 55.297222°E / 25.263056; 55.297222 (Dubai)
2 Abu Dhabi 1,807,000   Abu Dhabi 24°28′00″N 54°22′00″E / 24.466667°N 54.366667°E / 24.466667; 54.366667 (Abu Dhabi)
3 Sharjah 1,274,749   Sharjah[1] 25°21′27″N 55°23′27″E / 25.3575°N 55.390833°E / 25.3575; 55.390833 (Sharjah)
4 Al Ain 766,936   Abu Dhabi 24°12′27″N 55°44′41″E / 24.2075°N 55.744722°E / 24.2075; 55.744722 (Al Ain)
5 Ajman 490,035   Ajman 25°24′49″N 55°26′44″E / 25.413611°N 55.445556°E / 25.413611; 55.445556 (Ajman)
6 RAK City 115,949   Ras Al Khaimah 25°47′00″N 55°57′00″E / 25.783333°N 55.95°E / 25.783333; 55.95 (Ras Al Khaimah)
7 Fujairah 97,226   Fujairah 25°07′19″N 56°20′49″E / 25.121927°N 56.346876°E / 25.121927; 56.346876 (Fujairah)
8 Umm al-Quwain 61,700   Umm al-Quwain 25°32′39″N 55°33′12″E / 25.544095°N 55.553305°E / 25.544095; 55.553305 (Umm Al Quwain)
9 Khor Fakkan 39,151   Sharjah[1] 25°20′00″N 56°21′00″E / 25.333333°N 56.35°E / 25.333333; 56.35 (Khor Fakkan)
10 Kalba 37,545   Sharjah[1] 25°04′27″N 56°21′19″E / 25.074167°N 56.355278°E / 25.074167; 56.355278 (Kalba)
11 Jebel Ali 31,634   Dubai 25°00′41″N 55°03′40″E / 25.01126°N 55.06116°E / 25.01126; 55.06116 (Jebel Ali)
12 Dibba Al-Fujairah 30,000   Fujairah 25°35′28″N 56°15′36″E / 25.591°N 56.26°E / 25.591; 56.26 (Dibba Al-Fujairah)
13 Madinat Zayed 29,095   Abu Dhabi[2] 23°39′08″N 53°39′13″E / 23.652222°N 53.653611°E / 23.652222; 53.653611 (Madinat Zayed)
14 Ruwais 25,000   Abu Dhabi 24°06′12″N 52°35′01″E / 24.103333°N 52.583611°E / 24.103333; 52.583611 (Ruwais)
15 Liwa Oasis 20,192   Abu Dhabi[2] 23°08′00″N 53°46′00″E / 23.133333°N 53.766667°E / 23.133333; 53.766667 (Liwa Oasis)
16 Dhaid 20,165   Sharjah[1] 25°17′00″N 55°53′00″E / 25.283333°N 55.883333°E / 25.283333; 55.883333 (Dhaid)
17 Ghayathi 14,022   Abu Dhabi 23°50′33″N 52°48′36″E / 23.8425°N 52.81°E / 23.8425; 52.81 (Ghayathi)
18 Ar-Rams 13,000   Ras Al Khaimah 25°52′44″N 56°01′25″E / 25.878889°N 56.023611°E / 25.878889; 56.023611 (Ar-Rams)
19 Dibba Al-Hisn 12,573   Sharjah[1] 25°37′08″N 56°16′24″E / 25.618889°N 56.273333°E / 25.618889; 56.273333 (Dibba Al-Hisn)
20 Hatta 12,200   Dubai 24°47′48″N 56°07′03″E / 24.796667°N 56.1175°E / 24.796667; 56.1175 (Hatta)
21 Al Madam 11,120   Sharjah[1] 24°57′41″N 55°47′25″E / 24.961389°N 55.790278°E / 24.961389; 55.790278 (Al Madam)

Other towns and settlementsEdit

City Emirate
Abu al Abyad   Abu Dhabi
Adhen   Ras Al Khaimah
Al Ajban   Abu Dhabi
Al Aryam   Abu Dhabi
Al Awir   Dubai
Al Badiyah   Fujairah
Al Bataeh   Sharjah
Al Bithnah   Fujairah
Al Faqa   Abu Dhabi and   Dubai
Al Halah   Fujairah
Al Hamraniyah   Ras Al Khaimah
Al Hamriyah   Sharjah
Al Jazirah Al Hamra   Ras Al Khaimah
Al Jeer   Ras Al Khaimah
Al Khawaneej   Dubai
Al Lisaili   Dubai
Al Manama   Ajman
Al Mirfa   Abu Dhabi
Al Qusaidat   Ras Al Khaimah
Al Qor   Ras Al Khaimah
Al Shuwaib   Abu Dhabi
Al Rafaah   Umm al-Quwain
Al Rashidya   Umm al-Quwain
Al Yahar   Abu Dhabi
Asimah   Ras Al Khaimah
Dalma   Abu Dhabi
Dadna   Fujairah
Digdaga   Ras Al Khaimah
Falaj Al Mualla   Umm al-Quwain
Ghalilah   Ras Al Khaimah
Ghub   Fujairah
Habshan   Abu Dhabi
Huwaylat   Ras Al Khaimah
Khatt   Ras Al Khaimah
Khor Khwair   Ras Al Khaimah
Lahbab   Dubai
Marawah   Abu Dhabi
Masafi   Ras Al Khaimah and   Fujairah
Masfut   Ajman
Mirbah   Fujairah
Mleiha   Sharjah
Nahil   Abu Dhabi
Sha'am   Ras Al Khaimah
Sila   Abu Dhabi
Sir Bani Yas   Abu Dhabi
Sweihan   Abu Dhabi
Wadi Shah   Ras Al Khaimah
Zubarah   Fujairah

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f WAM. "UAE: Sharjah population tops 1.405 million". www.gdnonline.com.
  2. ^ a b The Report: Abu Dhabi 2010. Oxford Business Group. 21 March 2019. ISBN 9781907065217 – via Google Books.