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Biggest U.S. Cities Within 200 Kilometers

Name the cities in the United States that are more populous than any other U.S. city within 200 kilometers.
  • By city proper population. Limited to cities with a population > 10,000
  • Population according to 2015 Census estimates
  • Quiz by Quizmaster - Oct 28, 2016
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Pop.
City
8,550,405
3,971,883
2,720,546
2,296,224
1,563,025
1,469,845
1,300,092
1,026,908
868,031
853,173
850,106
827,097
684,451
682,545
681,124
677,116
667,137
655,770
654,610
632,309
Pop.
City
631,346
623,747
559,121
475,378
463,878
452,745
451,066
443,885
441,003
410,939
389,965
389,617
369,075
352,769
324,074
315,685
298,695
258,071
255,473
Pop.
City
249,042
218,281
213,272
212,461
210,330
197,992
197,204
197,182
194,288
192,672
189,907
185,291
183,887
171,544
170,674
166,810
121,721
118,523
110,263
Pop.
City
94,139
91,582
86,110
73,569
71,167
71,022
60,358
60,285
59,638
59,184
48,544
42,871
36,153
32,756
32,325
23,962
21,297
20,279
13,827
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Oct 28, 2016
Another quiz that took me way too long to make. I used a program to make the list and place the dots, so I'm pretty sure they are correct.

It may seem like there are "missing" cities, but there are not. For instance, Pittsburgh doesn't appear because it is smaller than Cleveland. But Cleveland also doesn't appear because it is smaller than Detroit. So a large blank space is created.

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level 67
Oct 29, 2016
Fantastic, I was going to ask you how you worked out the data and then placed the dots! How does the program for placing the dots work and can it be used for other maps? I hope to see continental versions etc soon!
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level 53
Feb 15, 2017
But why does it do that there, and not, say, in southern Texas? Similar looking area has 6 cities listed, but nothing for Philly, Washington, Baltimore? I smell a glitch.
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level 67
Feb 17, 2017
@bakainu The "glitch" may be that Texan bigger cities are quite alone, but in the northeast they are closer together.
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level 37
Feb 15, 2017
I think bakainu is right. If nothing else, there seems to be inconsistency in the distance cutoff. Corpus Christi and Laredo are closer than 200 km. Cleveland-Pittsburgh is farther than Corpus-Laredo unless maybe your using an edge to edge measure rather than center to center.
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level 23
Aug 4, 2017
Best quiz yet!
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level 68
Oct 28, 2016
Texas is so spacious it has 9 cities to answer.
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level 68
Oct 29, 2016
Hilo in Hawaii?
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Oct 29, 2016
Hard to say. Hilo is a CDP and not an incorporated city. I think I'm going to leave it out for now.
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level 80
Oct 29, 2016
This is a brilliant game.
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level 39
Feb 14, 2017
Agreed!
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level 76
Oct 29, 2016
I love how howering over the dots afterwards shows you the name of the city. This site is teaching me so much about those obscure little towns you never hear about on the other side of the pond.
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level 72
Oct 29, 2016
I believe Peoria, IL needs to be on this list. We are 170 miles from both Chicago and St. Louis (or 270 km) and there isn't any cities around us that are bigger. Closest is Davenport, Iowa but it's not quite as populous.
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level 72
Oct 29, 2016
I just saw that Springfield's population really jumped in the past decade, so depending on what numbers you are using, it could be Springfield that pushes Peoria off of the list.
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Nov 2, 2016
Aurora, IL is the city that pushes Peoria off.
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level 72
Nov 3, 2016
Forgot about Aurora. All of us downstate folks simply consider everything north of I-80 as Chicago anyway.
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level 76
Oct 31, 2016
Was surprised Va Beach made the list. I would have thought Norfolk would be the larger.
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Nov 2, 2016
Someday I'd like to make a road trip from NYC to Miami down the coast. I really need to increase my states visited from 46 to 50.
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level 42
Feb 14, 2017
Avoid I95 and you'll have a great trip. Lots of beautiful and interesting places to see.
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level 72
Feb 14, 2017
We've traveled all around the East Coast, but for some reason we've never made it to the Carolinas or Delaware. I guess we'll have to make a special trip to those states someday. We're currently at 41 states visited.
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level 62
Feb 14, 2017
And add some territories to that list. ;)
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level 71
Feb 14, 2017
I've driven from my home in Richmond all the way down to Florida. Twice. And I'm about to make a third trip in March.
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Nov 3, 2016
Too easy for you? Try the pro version!
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level 44
Nov 10, 2016
Scored 36//77 and 0 points, kind of harsh... Other than that, great quiz.
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level 46
Feb 14, 2017
I believe Sault Ste Marie is in Ontario. However, it is just about on the border. I am not sure whether that counts.
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level 64
Feb 14, 2017
There is one in Michigan and one in Ontario, right across the river from each other. It counts.
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level 47
Feb 28, 2017
The bigger one is in Ontario, but there is a college on Michigan's side. Being from Michigan, was surprised to find both SSM and Marquette on the list but not Grand Rapids. Is Milwaukee the city that pushes it off?
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level 73
Feb 14, 2017
I missed Springfield?! ...D'oh!
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level 56
Feb 14, 2017
surprising that San Jose is more populated than San Francisco.
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level 72
Feb 14, 2017
Some quizzes on this site include San Jose as part of the San Francisco Bay area. I'm glad it's getting recognition on its own.
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level 59
Feb 14, 2017
Surprised how tough this was! Love this series.
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level 42
Feb 14, 2017
Very cool quiz. Must have taken a lot of time. Thanks.
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level 53
Feb 14, 2017
I was convinced that Mobile and New Orleans were closer than 200 km, and that some of those cities in southern Texas were as well, but I looked and they're all just over 200 km apart. Well I'll be John Brown.
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level 67
Feb 14, 2017
Just happy I got all the Texas ones.
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level 55
Feb 14, 2017
Finally, my town made it on a quiz! Grand Junction, represent!
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level 58
Feb 15, 2017
I love the fact that Grand Junction is the biggest anything in anything.
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level 65
Mar 22, 2017
Never thought I'd see Rock Springs, WY on a quiz!
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level 38
Mar 26, 2017
i typed villemiami.
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Aug 31, 2017
Yeah 63/77! I didn't know much in Texas, mostly. Some slipped past my head, like Wichita and Spokane, but Rock Springs? lol
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