Here’s a look at the top 10 largest cities in the world by area.
New York Metro is the largest city in the world in terms of the area. This city covers an area of 8683 sq km and is situated in USA.
Following New York metro is Tokyo/Yokohama which is the capital city of Japan and is the second largest city in the world by area. It spreads over an area of 6993 sq km.
On the third spot comes Chicago which covers an area of 5498 sq km and is in the USA. Atlanta, USA is the fourth on this list of the largest cities in the world by area because it covers an area of 5083 sq km. Philadelphia spreads over 4661 sq km in the USA and is thus the 5th largest city in the world.
Boston in USA is the 6th on this list because it covers an area of 4497 sq km and Los Angeles takes the 7th spot because of the fact that it spreads over an area of 4320 sq km.
Dallas/Fort Worth in USA has been given the 8th position in this list as it covers 3644 sq km of area. The 9th and 10th largest cities in the world by area are Houston and Detroit in USA.