Largest Cities in English-Speaking Countries in North America - Extreme

Can you name the cities with a population of at least 150'000 in North American countries with English as their official language?
City proper population
Countries where English is a de jure official language: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago
Countries where English is a de facto official language: United States (not including Puerto Rico)
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First submittedNovember 26, 2016
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Rank
Population
Country
State / Province / County / Island
Hint
City
1
8'550'000
USA
New York
Empire State Building
New York City
2
3'972'000
USA
California
Hollywood
Los Angeles
3
2'721'000
USA
Illinois
Windy City
Chicago
4
2'615'000
Canada
Ontario
CN Tower
Toronto
5
2'296'000
USA
Texas
NASA Mission Control Center
Houston
6
1'650'000
Canada
Quebec
St. Lawrence River
Montreal
7
1'567'000
USA
Pennsylvania
Liberty Bell
Philadelphia
8
1'563'000
USA
Arizona
Valley of the Sun
Phoenix
9
1'470'000
USA
Texas
The Alamo
San Antonio
10
1'395'000
USA
California
Close to Tijuana, Mexico
San Diego
11
1'300'000
USA
Texas
Where JFK was assassinated
Dallas
12
1'097'000
Canada
Alberta
Stampede
Calgary
13
1'041'000
Jamaica
Surrey
Capital of Jamaica
Kingston
13
1'027'000
USA
California
Silicon Valley
San Jose
14
932'000
USA
Texas
Live music
Austin
15
883'000
Canada
Ontario
Capital of Canada
Ottawa
16
868'000
USA
Florida
Largest city in Florida
Jacksonville
17
864'000
USA
California
Golden Gate Bridge
San Francisco
18
853'000
USA
Indiana
Indy 500
Indianapolis
19
850'000
USA
Ohio
The guy who discovered America
Columbus
20
833'000
USA
Texas
Metroplex
Fort Worth
21
827'000
USA
North Carolina
Bank of America
Charlotte
22
812'000
Canada
Alberta
Wayne Gretzky played here for the Oilers
Edmonton
23
713'000
Canada
Ontario
Absolute World
Mississauga
24
684'000
USA
Washington
Space Needle
Seattle
25
682'000
USA
Colorado
Mile-High City
Denver
26
681'000
USA
Texas
Borders Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
El Paso
27
677'000
USA
Michigan
Motown
Detroit
28
672'000
USA
District of Columbia
Capital of the United States
Washington, D.C.
29
667'000
USA
Massachusetts
Tea Party
Boston
30
664'000
Canada
Manitoba
"Gateway to the West"
Winnipeg
31
656'000
USA
Tennessee
Elvis
Memphis
32
655'000
USA
Tennessee
Music City
Nashville
33
632'000
USA
Oregon
Biggest city in Oregon
Portland
34
631'000
USA
Oklahoma
1995 bombing
Oklahoma City
35
623'000
USA
Nevada
Gambling
Las Vegas
36
622'000
USA
Maryland
Once second-biggest city in the US
Baltimore
37
615'000
USA
Kentucky
Muhammad Ali
Louisville
38
604'000
Canada
British Columbia
Olympic Winter Games 2010
Vancouver
39
600'000
USA
Wisconsin
Baseball team "Brewers"
Milwaukee
40
559'000
USA
New Mexico
Breaking Bad
Albuquerque
41
531'000
USA
Arizona
Saguaro National Park
Tucson
42
524'000
Canada
Ontario
The Flower Town of Canada
Brampton
43
520'000
Canada
Ontario
Canadian Football Hall of Fame
Hamilton
44
520'000
USA
California
San Joaquin Valley
Fresno
45
517'000
Canada
Quebec
Château Frontenac
Quebec City
46
491'000
USA
California
Capital of California
Sacramento
47
475'000
USA
Missouri
BBQ
Kansas City
48
474'000
USA
California
Snoop Dogg
Long Beach
49
472'000
USA
Arizona
Biggest US city with four letters
Mesa
50
468'000
Canada
British Columbia
Peace Arch
Surrey
51
464'000
USA
Georgia
Too busy to hate
Atlanta
52
457'000
USA
Colorado
Pikes Peak
Colorado Springs
53
453'000
USA
Virginia
Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel
Virginia Beach
54
451'000
USA
North Carolina
Research Triangle
Raleigh
55
444'000
USA
Nebraska
Warren Buffett
Omaha
56
441'000
USA
Florida
South Beach
Miami
57
419'000
USA
California
East Bay (Bay Area)
Oakland
58
411'000
USA
Minnesota
Twin Cities
Minneapolis
59
404'000
USA
Oklahoma
Oil Capital of the World
Tulsa
60
402'000
Canada
Quebec
Rivière des Prairies
Laval
61
390'000
USA
Kansas
"The Air Capital of the World"
Wichita
62
390'000
USA
Louisiana
Bourbon Street
New Orleans
63
390'000
Canada
Nova Scotia
Swissair flight 111
Halifax
64
388'000
USA
Texas
Six Flags Over Texas
Arlington
65
388'000
USA
Ohio
NBA champions "Cavaliers"
Cleveland
66
375'000
USA
California
Kern County
Bakersfield
67
369'000
USA
Florida
Famous bay
Tampa
68
366'000
Canada
Ontario
Not to be confused with the capital of England
London
69
359'000
USA
Colorado
2012 shooting in a cinema
Aurora
70
353'000
USA
Hawaii
Waikiki Beach
Honolulu
71
350'000
USA
California
Disneyland
Anaheim
72
335'000
USA
California
Spanish for "Saint Anne"
Santa Ana
73
324'000
USA
Texas
Latin for "Body of Christ"
Corpus Christi
74
322'000
USA
California
Inland Empire
Riverside
75
316'000
USA
Missouri
Gateway Arch
Saint Louis
76
314'000
USA
Kentucky
Horses
Lexington
77
306'000
USA
California
All-America City
Stockton
78
304'000
USA
Pennsylvania
Steel city
Pittsburgh
79
302'000
Canada
Ontario
Civic centre
Markham
80
301'000
USA
Minnesota
Capital of Minnesota
Saint Paul
81
299'000
USA
Alaska
Largest city in Alaska
Anchorage
82
299'000
USA
Ohio
Reds and Bengals
Cincinnati
83
288'000
Canada
Ontario
Canada's Wonderland
Vaughan
84
286'000
USA
Nevada
Vegas suburb
Henderson
85
285'000
USA
North Carolina
ICRCM
Greensboro
86
284'000
USA
Texas
Dr Pepper
Plano
87
282'000
USA
New Jersey
A New York airport
Newark
88
280'000
USA
Ohio
"The Glass City"
Toledo
89
277'000
USA
Nebraska
16th POTUS
Lincoln
90
274'000
Bahamas
New Providence
Capital of the Bahamas
Nassau
91
271'000
USA
Florida
Walt Disney World
Orlando
92
266'000
USA
California
San Diego suburb
Chula Vista
93
265'000
Canada
Quebec
Across from Ottawa
Gatineau
94
264'000
USA
New Jersey
Wall Street West
Jersey City
95
261'000
USA
Arizona
Satellite locations for many technology companies
Chandler
96
260'000
USA
Indiana
Children's Zoo
Fort Wayne
97
258'000
USA
New York
Niagara Falls
Buffalo
98
258'000
USA
North Carolina
Research Triangle
Durham
99
257'000
USA
Florida
Second-largest city in Russia
Saint Petersburg
100
257'000
USA
California
UCI
Irvine
101
255'000
USA
Texas
Rio Grande
Laredo
102
249'000
USA
Texas
Texas Tech
Lubbock
103
249'000
USA
Wisconsin
Madtown
Madison
104
248'000
USA
Arizona
Most populous incorporated towm
Gilbert
105
246'000
USA
Virginia
USS Wisconsin
Norfolk
106
241'000
USA
Nevada
The biggest little city in the world
Reno
107
241'000
USA
North Carolina
"Camel City"
Winston-Salem
108
240'000
USA
Arizona
Suburb of Phoenix
Glendale
109
237'000
USA
Florida
Many Cubans and Cuban Americans
Hialeah
110
237'000
USA
Texas
Lake Ray Hubbard
Garland
111
237'000
USA
Arizona
"The West's Most Western Town"
Scottsdale
112
237'000
USA
Texas
ExxonMobil
Irving
113
236'000
USA
Virginia
Lies on a bay with the same name
Chesapeake
114
235'000
USA
Nevada
Just north of Las Vegas
North Las Vegas
115
232'000
USA
California
Tesla Motors
Fremont
116
231'000
Canada
Quebec
Commuter town
Longueuil
117
229'000
USA
Louisiana
Horace Wilkinson Bridge (Mississippi River)
Baton Rouge
118
223'000
Canada
British Columbia
Suburb of Vancouver
Burnaby
119
222'000
Canada
Saskatchewan
Wanuskewin Heritage Park
Saskatoon
120
220'000
USA
Virginia
Confederacy
Richmond
121
219'000
Canada
Ontario
In the Golden Horseshoe
Kitchener
122
218'000
USA
Idaho
Capital of Idaho
Boise
123
216'000
USA
California
2015 terrorist attack
San Bernardino
124
213'000
USA
Washington
Expo '74
Spokane
125
212'000
USA
Alabama
Largest city in Alabama
Birmingham
126
211'000
Canada
Ontario
Ambassador Bridge (close to Detroit, MI)
Windsor
127
211'000
USA
California
George Lucas
Modesto
128
210'000
USA
Iowa
Capital of Iowa
Des Moines
129
209'000
USA
New York
Kodak
Rochester
130
208'000
USA
Washington
Mount Rainier
Tacoma
131
207'000
USA
California
Auto Club Speedway
Fontana
132
207'000
USA
California
Gateway to the Channel Islands
Oxnard
133
204'000
USA
California
Young, rapidly growing city
Moreno Valley
134
202'000
USA
North Carolina
Fort Bragg
Fayetteville
135
202'000
USA
California
Surf City
Huntington Beach
136
201'000
USA
New York
Biggest US city that starts with Y
Yonkers
137
201'000
USA
California
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Glendale
138
201'000
USA
Illinois
City of Lights
Aurora
139
201'000
USA
Alabama
Rosa Parks
Montgomery
140
201'000
USA
Georgia
The guy who discovered America in 1492
Columbus
141
198'000
USA
Texas
"Yellow" in Spanish
Amarillo
142
198'000
USA
Arkansas
Capital of Arkansas
Little Rock
143
198'000
USA
Ohio
Goodyear
Akron
144
197'000
USA
Louisiana
Red River of the South
Shreveport
145
197'000
USA
Georgia
Named after Princess Augusta of Saxe-Goth
Augusta
146
195'000
USA
Michigan
Gerald Ford
Grand Rapids
147
194'000
USA
Alabama
Biggest city on Alabamas gulf coast
Mobile
148
193'000
Canada
Saskatchewan
Capital of Saskatchewan
Regina
149
193'000
USA
Utah
Olympic Winter Games 2002
Salt Lake City
150
191'000
USA
Alabama
Big Spring Park
Huntsville
151
190'000
Canada
British Columbia
Lulu Island
Richmond
152
190'000
USA
Florida
Capital of Florida
Tallahassee
153
188'000
USA
Texas
Metroplex
Grand Prairie
154
187'000
USA
Kansas
Sprint Corporation
Overland Park
155
185'000
Canada
Ontario
Just add "Hill" to Number 151 or 120
Richmond Hill
156
185'000
USA
Tennessee
Great Smoky Mountains
Knoxville
157
185'000
USA
Massachusetts
Heart of the Commonwealth
Worcester
158
184'000
USA
Texas
Southernmost point of Texas
Brownsville
159
183'000
Canada
Ontario
Suburb of Toronto
Oakville
160
182'000
USA
Virginia
Hampton Roads metropolitan area
Newport News
161
182'000
USA
California
Six Flags Magic Mountain
Santa Clarita
162
179'000
USA
Florida
PSL
Port St. Lucie
163
179'000
USA
Rhode Island
Capital of Rhode Island
Providence
164
179'000
USA
Florida
Port Everglades
Fort Lauderdale
165
177'000
USA
Tennessee
Choo Choo
Chattanooga
166
176'000
USA
Arizona
Headquarter of US Airways Group
Tempe
167
176'000
Canada
Ontario
Canada's largest Ribfest
Burlington
168
176'000
USA
California
California Surf Museum
Oceanside
169
175'000
USA
California
Crystal Cathedral
Garden Grove
170
175'000
USA
California
Wine-making
Rancho Cucamonga
171
175'000
USA
Florida
Waterfront Wonderland
Cape Coral
172
175'000
USA
California
Shooting of Andy Lopez
Santa Rosa
173
173'000
USA
Washington
Named after explorer George Vancouver
Vancouver
174
172'000
USA
South Dakota
Largest city in South Dakota
Sioux Falls
175
171'000
USA
Arizona
Suburb of Phoenix
Peoria
176
171'000
USA
California
Most populous province of Canada
Ontario
177
171'000
USA
Mississippi
King of Pop (Michael ......)
Jackson
178
167'000
USA
California
Suburb of Sacramento
Elk Grove
179
167'000
USA
Missouri
Where the Simpsons live
Springfield
180
167'000
USA
Florida
Suburb of Miami
Pembroke Pines
181
165'000
USA
Oregon
Willamette River
Salem
182
164'000
USA
California
The Circle City
Corona
183
163'000
USA
Oregon
Skinner Butte
Eugene
184
163'000
USA
Texas
Metroplex
McKinney
185
162'000
Jamaica
Middlesex
St. Jago de la Vega Cathedral
Spanish Town
186
161'000
USA
Colorado
Colorado State University
Fort Collins
187
161'000
USA
California
Antelope Valley
Lancaster
188
160'000
Canada
Ontario
"Nickel City"
Greater Sudbury
189
160'000
USA
North Carolina
Research Triangle
Cary
190
158'000
USA
California
Aerospace Capital of America
Palmdale
191
158'000
USA
California
San Mateo Bridge
Hayward
192
157'000
USA
California
Nobel Prize winner John Steinbeck
Salinas
193
154'000
USA
Texas
Abbreviation for San Francisco (disparaging)
Frisco
194
154'000
USA
Massachusetts
The City of Firsts
Springfield
195
154'000
USA
Texas
Named after a California city
Pasadena
196
154'000
USA
Georgia
Heart of Georgia
Macon
197
154'000
USA
Virginia
George Washington Masonic National Memorial
Alexandria
198
153'000
USA
California
Los Angeles County Fair
Pomona
199
153'000
USA
Colorado
Denver Federal Center
Lakewood
200
152'000
USA
California
Yahoo!
Sunnyvale
201
151'000
USA
California
"Hidden" in Spanish
Escondido
202
151'000
USA
Kansas
BBQ
Kansas City
203
150'000
USA
Florida
L. A. film industry
Hollywood
204
150'000
Jamaica
Middlesex
Suburb of Kingston
Portmore
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Level 45
Nov 27, 2016
Nice long quiz! :) The state for the Cleveland clue needs fixing. :)
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Level 72
Nov 27, 2016
Oops, will be fixed