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Top 10 Cities of the Year 1000

NamePopulation
1Cordova, Spain450,000
2Kaifeng, China400,000
3Constantinople (Istanbul), Turkey300,000
4Angkor, Cambodia200,000
5Kyoto, Japan175,000
6Cairo, Egypt135,000
7Baghdad, Iraq125,000
8Nishapur (Neyshabur), Iran125,000
9Al-Hasa, Saudi Arabia110,000
10Patan (Anhilwara), India100,000

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Source: Four Thousand Years of Urban Growth: An Historical Census by Tertius Chandler. 1987, St. David's University Press.

 

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