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Largest Cities in the United States (U.S.) and Worldwide
Favorable Characteristics of International Cities


New York City (NYC) is the largest city in the U.S. and among the largest in the world. This section identifies the 100 largest U.S. and international cities by population. We also provide links to each city's website for more information.

Separately, there is a detailed table that ranks favorable characteristics for the largest business cities in the world oacross many variables.

Largest 100 Cities in the U.S.  
Largest 100 World Urban Areas  
Favorable Characteristics of Intl. Cities (New 2014 Report)