Cities and Urbanization

These are the 50 highest cities in the world

Highest cities capitals sea level elevation Bolivia China Mexico

La Paz in Bolivia is the worlds highest city, at an average elevation of 3,869m. Image: REUTERS/David Mercado

Omri Wallach
Writer, Visual Capitalist
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Europe failed to have a single city in the top 50. Image: Visual Capitalist
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Mexico is the highest mega city in the world. Image: European Commission’s database of urban centers
Highest cities capitals sea level regional Central America Eastern Asia South-central Asia
Central America has the highest number of cities in the top 50. Image: European Commission’s database of urban centers
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