List of cities in Azerbaijan

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There are 69 urban settlements in Azerbaijan with the official status of a city (Azerbaijani: şəhər). They are:

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Most populous Azerbaijani cities[change | change source]

List of ten cities, including the capital Baku (2,046,000), with the largest populations, according to the 2009 census.[1]

Rank Azerbaijani City Population Image Description
1 Bakı Baku 2,046,000 (2009) Capital and largest city in Azerbaijan. The country's economic powerhouse
2 Gəncə Ganja 313,000 (2009) Ganja street.jpg Second largest city in Azerbaijan
3 Sumqayıt Sumqayit 310,000 (2009) New buildings in Sumgayit.JPG Third largest city & Second largest seaport in Azerbaijan
4 Mingəçevir Mingachevir 96,000 (2009) Mingachevir Az.jpg Mingachevir is a suburban city.
5 Xırdalan Khirdalan 92,000 (2009) Alleya Khirdalan.jpg Khirdalan is a suburban city
6 Şirvan Shirvan 77,000 (2009) Shirvan city.jpg Located along the Kura river
7 Şəki Shaki 63,000 (2009) Caravanserai-Sheki.jpg Shaki is a city known for its rich history.
8 Yevlax Yevlakh 58,000 (2009)
9 Lənkəran Lankaran 50,000 (2009) Samovar Lenkoran Azerbaijan.JPG Lankaran is a suburban city

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