Below is a list of 745 prominent cities in Nigeria. Each row includes a city's latitude, longitude, state and other variables of interest. This is a subset of all 56,211 places in Nigeria (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 Nigeria is Abuja, which is in the capital territory of Federal Capital Territory. The largest city in Nigeria is Lagos, with an urban population of 15,279,000.