Where are the major cities in Peru?

CITY POPULATION Region
Lima and Callao* 8,472,935 Lima and Province of Callao
Arequipa 749,291 Arequipa
Trujillo 682,834 La Libertad
Chiclayo 524,442 Lambayeque

What is the major cities of Peru?

List

Position City Region
1 Lima Lima
2 Arequipa Arequipa
3 Trujillo La Libertad
4 Chiclayo Lambayeque

What are the 5 most important cities in Peru?

The population figures are from 2015.

  1. Lima. Population: 9.9 million. Region: Lima and Constitutional Province of Callao. …
  2. Arequipa. Population: 869,400. …
  3. Trujillo. Population: 799,600. …
  4. Chiclayo. Population: 600,400. …
  5. Piura. Population – 436,400. …
  6. Iquitos. Population – 437,400. …
  7. Cusco. Population – 427,200. …
  8. Chimbote. Population – 371,000.

How many major cities does Peru have?

Peru has 1 cities with more than a million people, 21 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 121 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Peru is Lima, with a population of 7,737,002 people.

Population.

Name 2021 Population
Lima 7,737,002
Arequipa 841,130
Callao 813,264
Trujillo 747,450

Where is the best place to live in Peru?

Where to Live in Peru

  • Lima and the surrounding capital district are home to most expats in the country. …
  • Cusco and the Sacred Valley of the Incas is another popular area of the country. …
  • Trujillo and points further north beckon surfers and beach lovers.
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