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This is a subset of the worldwide List of twin towns and sister cities.

Contents

AlabamaEdit

AlaskaEdit

 

  Whitby, England
  Chitose, Japan
  Magadan, Russia
  Incheon, Korea
  Darwin, Australia
  Tromsø, Norway
  Harbin, China

ArizonaEdit

 

ArkansasEdit

 

Cisterna, Italy
  • Hot Springs [9]
Hanamaki, Japan
  • Little Rock [9]
Changchun, China
Hanam, South Korea
Kaohsiung Municipality, Taiwan
Mons, Belgium
Province of Ragusa, Italy
  • North Little Rock [9]
Uiwang, South Korea
Subiaco, Australia

CaliforniaEdit

ColoradoEdit

ConnecticutEdit

DelawareEdit

  Wilmington has six sister cities, as designated by Sister Cities International: [10]

District of ColumbiaEdit

 

  Accra, Ghana
  Ankara, Turkey
  Athens, Greece
  Bangkok, Thailand
  Beijing, China
  Brasilia, Brazil
  Brussels, Belgium
  Dakar, Senegal
  Paris, France
  Pretoria, South Africa
  Rome, Italy
  Seoul, South Korea
  Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom

FloridaEdit

GeorgiaEdit

HawaiiEdit

 

IdahoEdit

IllinoisEdit

 

  Accra, Ghana
  Amman, Jordan
  Athens, Greece
  Belgrade, Serbia
  Birmingham, UK
  Bogotá, Colombia
  Busan, South Korea
  Casablanca, Morocco
  Dehli, India
  Durban, South Africa
  Galway, Ireland
  Gothenburg, Sweden
  Hamburg, Germany
  Kiev, Ukraine
  Lahore, Pakistan
  Lucerne, Switzerland
  Mexico City, Mexico
  Milan, Italy
  Moscow, Russia
  Osaka, Japan
  Paris, France
  Petach Tikva, Israel
  Prague, Czech Republic
  Shanghai, China
  Shenyang, China
  Sydney, Australia (Friendship City) [16]
  Toronto, Canada
  Vilnius, Lithuania
  Warsaw, Poland
  Nitra, Slovakia (1993)[17]
  Pátzcuaro, Mexico (2010)[18]
  Friedrichshafen, Germany (1976)[19]

IndianaEdit

  [20]

Bloomington:

Carmel:

Elkhart:

Evansville:[21]

Fishers:

Fort Wayne:

Franklin:

Gary:

Goshen:

Greenfield:

Hammond:

Indianapolis:

Jasper:

Kokomo:

Lafayette:

Muncie:

Newburgh:

Richmond:[31]

South Bend:[32][33]

Terre Haute:

Vincennes:

IowaEdit

 

Davenport:[36]

KansasEdit

KentuckyEdit

LouisianaEdit

 

MaineEdit

MarylandEdit

MassachusettsEdit

MichiganEdit

MinnesotaEdit

 

 Winnipeg, Canada[40] (1973)

 Santiago, Chile[41] (1961)

 Harbin, China[42] (1992)

 Tours, France[43] (1991)

 Kuopio, Finland[44] (1972)

 Najaf, Iraq[45] (2009)

 Ibaraki City, Japan[46] (1980)

 Eldoret, Kenya[47] (2000)

 Cuernavaca, Mexico[48] (2008)

 Novosibirsk, Russia[49] (1988)

 Bosaso, Somalia[50] (2014)

 Uppsala, Sweden[51] (2000)

 Quito, Ecuador[52] (1974)

MississippiEdit

 

MissouriEdit

 

  :Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia[53]

MontanaEdit

 

NebraskaEdit

NevadaEdit

 

New HampshireEdit

New JerseyEdit

 

New MexicoEdit

New YorkEdit

North CarolinaEdit

North DakotaEdit

 

OhioEdit

OklahomaEdit

 

OregonEdit

PennsylvaniaEdit

Rhode IslandEdit

South CarolinaEdit

South DakotaEdit

 

TennesseeEdit

TexasEdit

 

  :Livingston, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom[65]

 Guayaquil, Ecuador[66] (1987)

  : Acámbaro, Mexico 2004
  : Angostura, Mexico
  : Campeche, Mexico
  : Cerralvo, Mexico
  : Chenzhou, Hunan, China 2001
  : Ciénega de Flores, Mexico 1987
  : Ciudad Valles, Mexico
  : Cuautla, Mexico
  : Cuernavaca, Mexico (Friendship City)
  : Escobedo, Mexico
  : General Terán, Mexico
  : Guadalajara, Mexico (Friendship City)
  : Guadalupe, Mexico 2000
  : Jalpan de Serra, Mexico
  : Jerez de García Salinas, Mexico 1987
  : Lampazos, Mexico 2000
  : Laredo, Spain 1978
  : La Cruz, Costa Rica
  : Lázaro Cárdenas, Mexico (Friendship City)
  : León, Mexico 2006 (Friendship City)
  : Los Herrera, Mexico
  : Lower Hutt, New Zealand
  : Mexticacán, Mexico 2002
  : Monclova, Mexico 2003
  : Montemorelos, Mexico
  : Murray Bridge, Australia 1984
  : Nuevo Laredo, Mexico 1986
  : Papantla, Mexico
  : San Antonio de Areco, Argentina 2001
  : San Miguel de Allende, Mexico 2001
  : Tainan City, Taiwan
  : Tainan Hsien, Taiwan
  : Tepatitlán, Mexico
  : Tijuana, Mexico
  : Tlahualillo, Mexico 1988
  : Tonalá, Mexico
  : Torreón, Mexico 2004
  : Veracruz, Mexico 1992 (Friendship City)
  : Wenzhou, China
  : Wuwei, China 2004
  : Zixing, China 2002

UtahEdit

 

  Meissen, Germany
  Nanning, China
  Chengdu, China
  Chernivtsi, Ukraine
  Izhevsk, Russia
  Keelung, Taiwan
  Matsumoto, Japan[71][72]
  Oruro, Bolivia
  Quezon City, Philippines
  Thurles, Ireland
  Torino, Italy
  Piedras Negras, Mexico
  Riesa, Germany

VermontEdit

VirginiaEdit

WashingtonEdit

 

  Hualien, Taiwan
  Kladno, Czech Republic
  Liepaja, Latvia
  Yao, Japan
  Hachinohe, Japan[84]
  Kelso, Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom[85][86][better source needed]
  Be'er Sheva, Israel
  Bergen, Norway
  Cebu, Philippines
  Chongqing, China
  Christchurch, New Zealand
  Daejeon, South Korea
  Galway, Ireland
  Gdynia, Poland
  Haiphong, Vietnam
  Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  Kobe, Japan
  Limbe, Cameroon
  Mazatlán, Mexico
  Mombasa, Kenya
  Nantes, France
  Pécs, Hungary
  Perugia, Italy
  Reykjavik, Iceland
  Sihanoukville, Cambodia
  Surabaya, Indonesia
  Jecheon, South Korea
  Jilin, China
  Limerick, Ireland
  Lübeck, Germany
  Makhachkala, Russia
  Nishinomiya, Japan

West VirginiaEdit

WisconsinEdit

 

  Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
  Minaminasu, Tochigi, Japan
  Redruth, England, United Kingdom
  Le Châble, Switzerland
  Glarus, Switzerland
  San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico
  Mateare, Nicaragua
  Japan
  Žamberk, Czech Republic
  Santa Teresa, Carazo, Nicaragua
  Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
  Tsubame, Niigata, Japan
  Gjøvik, Norway
  Ami, Ibaraki, Japan[109]
  Granada, Nicaragua
  Kokshetau, Kazakhstan
  Nio, Kagawa, Japan
  Iwaizumi, Japan[113]

WyomingEdit

 

  Taichung, Taiwan
  Bismarck, North Dakota
  Lompoc, California
  Lourdes, France
  Voghera, Italy
  Hammam Sousse, Tunisia
  Waimea, Hawaii
  Accra, Ghana
  Lanchkhuti, Georgia
  Skofja Loka, Slovenia

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