Below is a list of 2,188 prominent cities in China. Each row includes a city's latitude, longitude, province and other variables of interest. This is a subset of all 610,796 places in China (and only some of the fields) that you'll find in our World Cities Database. We're releasing this data subset for free under an MIT license. You're free to use the data below for personal or commercial applications. The data below can be downloaded in
Notable Cities: The capital of China is Beijing, which is in the municipality of Beijing. The largest city in China is Shanghai, with an urban population of 14,987,000.