List of United States cities by population density

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The following is a list of incorporated places in the United States with a population density of over 10,000 people per square mile.wikipedia
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New York City

New YorkNew York, New YorkNew York City, New York
New York City, Chicago, and Philadelphia are the only incorporated places in the United States that have a population over 1,000,000 and a population density over 10,000 people per square mile.
With an estimated 2018 population of 8,398,748 distributed over a land area of about 302.6 sqmi, New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States.

Union City, New Jersey

Union CityUnion City, NJMayor of Union City, New Jersey
As of the 2010 Census it was the second most densely populated city in the United States, with a density of 51,810.1 per square mile.

Guttenberg, New Jersey

GuttenbergGuttenberg, NJGuttenberg Town
Only four blocks wide, Guttenberg is the ninth-smallest municipality in the state and the most densely populated incorporated municipality in the United States, as well as one of the most densely populated municipalities worldwide, with 57,116 people per square mile (22,052/km²) of land area.

West New York, New Jersey

West New YorkWest New York, NJWest New York Town
West New York is one of the most densely populated municipalities in the United States as well as worldwide.

California

CAState of CaliforniaCalifornia, USA
The City and County of San Francisco is both the country's second-most densely populated major city after New York City and the fifth-most densely populated county, behind only four of the five New York City boroughs.

Somerville, Massachusetts

SomervilleSomerville, MAWest Somerville, Massachusetts
As of 2010, it was the 16th most densely populated incorporated municipality in the country.

Paterson, New Jersey

PatersonPaterson, NJPaterson City
Paterson has the second-highest density of any U.S. city with over 100,000 people, behind only New York City.

Boroughs of New York City

boroughboroughsfive boroughs
The five boroughs of New York City, and the census-designated places of Puerto Rico and the Northern Mariana Islands that have densities over 10,000, are also listed in separate tables below.
Manhattan's (New York County's) population density of 72,033 people per square mile (27,812/km 2 ) in 2015 makes it the highest of any county in the United States and higher than the density of any individual U.S. city.

New York metropolitan area

New York City metropolitan areaCombined Statistical AreaNew York
With a Census-estimated population of 8,550,405 in 2015 (8,491,079 in 2014 ), distributed over a land area of just 305 sqmi, New York is the most densely populated major city in the United States.

Chelsea, Massachusetts

ChelseaChelsea, MAChelsea (city)
It is also the second most densely populated city in Massachusetts behind Somerville.

Central Falls, Rhode Island

Central FallsCentral Falls, RICentral Falls (city)
With an area of only 1.29 sqmi, it is the smallest and most densely populated city in the smallest state, and the 27th most densely populated incorporated place in the United States.

Millbourne, Pennsylvania

Millbourne
Millbourne, at over 16,000 people per square mile, is the most densely populated incorporated place in Pennsylvania, and 22nd in the entire United States.

Santa Ana, California

Santa AnaSanta Ana, CACalifornia (Santa Ana)
Santa Ana is a very densely populated city, ranking fourth nationally in that regard among cities of over 300,000 residents (trailing only New York City, San Francisco, and Boston).

Poplar Hills, Kentucky

Poplar Hills
It currently has the highest population density for any city in Kentucky, and is the only Kentucky city that is on the highest population densities of American cities list.

Bellflower, California

BellflowerBellflower, CABellfolower
As of the 2010 census, Bellflower is the 25th most densely populated city in the United States, of cities over 50,000 residents (and 8th most densely populated in California).

San Francisco

San Francisco, CaliforniaSan Francisco, CACity and County of San Francisco
With nearly one-quarter the population density of Manhattan, San Francisco is the second-most densely populated large American city, behind only New York City among cities greater than 200,000 population, and the fifth-most densely populated U.S. county, following only four of the five New York City boroughs.

Miami

Miami, FloridaMiami, FLCity of Miami
Miami is the sixth [[List of United States cities by population density#List of incorporated cities in the United States with over 75,000 residents|most densely populated]] major city in the United States with an estimated 2018 population of 470,914.

North Bergen, New Jersey

North BergenNorth Bergen TownshipNorth Bergen, NJ
Like neighboring North Hudson communities, North Bergen is among those places in the nation with the highest population density and a majority Hispanic population.

Boston

Boston, MassachusettsBoston, MABoston, United States
The city is the third-most densely populated large U.S. city of over half a million residents.

Mobile City, Texas

Mobile City
It currently has the highest population density for any city in Texas, and is the only Texas city that is on the highest population densities of American cities list.

Daly City, California

Daly CityDaly City, CACalifornia (Daly City)
The population density was 13,195.0 people per square mile (5,094.6/km²), placing it 6th in density among places with at least 100,000 people, and among the top 50 in density when smaller populations are included.

Manhattan

Manhattan, New YorkManhattan, New York CityNew York
It is also one of the most densely populated areas in the world, with a census-estimated 2017 population of 1,664,727 living in a land area of 22.83 sqmi, or 72,918 residents per square mile (28,154/km 2 ), higher than the density of any individual U.S. city.

Population density

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Census-designated places that have a population density of over 10,000 people per square mile are listed in a separate table below.

Providence, Rhode Island

ProvidenceProvidence, RIProvidence, R.I.
It is among the most densely populated cities in the country.