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List of cities in the United Arab Emirates


List of cities in the United Arab Emirates

Map of the United Arab Emirates
Dubai, the most populous city in the UAE

This is a list of the principal cities of the United Arab Emirates.


Major cities

The table below shows a list of the 10 largest Cities in the UAE, listed in descending order. Population figures are updated to 2005 and the capitals e shown in bold.[1]

City Population Emirate
1 Dubai 2,106,000  Dubai
2 Abu Dhabi 1,500,000[2]  Abu Dhabi
2 Sharjah 719,100[3]  Sharjah
4 Al Ain 518,000  Abu Dhabi
5 Ras al-Khaimah 263,217  Ras al-Khaimah
6 Ajman 238,000  Ajman
7 Fujairah 152,000  Fujairah
8 Umm al-Quwain 44,411  Umm al-Quwain
9 Khor Fakkan 33,575  Sharjah
10 Dibba Al-Hisn 26,395  Sharjah


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