Below is a list of 269 prominent cities in Syria. Each row includes a city's latitude, longitude, governorate and other variables of interest. This is a subset of all 10,429 places in Syria (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 Syria is Damascus, which is in the governorate of Dimashq. The largest city in Syria is Dayr az Zawr, with an urban population of 1,918,000.