List of towns in Jamaica

This is a list of settlements[1] in Jamaica. The following definitions have been used:

  • City: Any settlement listed at [2] that had a 1991 or 2001 census population of 75,000 or more. These are believed to be cities by Charter or by Act of the Jamaican parliament but no source for this has been found.
  • Town: As given at [2] plus any other settlements with a 1991 census population of between 750 and 75,000.
  • Village Any settlement not listed at [2] and with a 1991 census population of less than 750.
  • Hamlet: Any settlement not listed at [2] and which Google Maps satellite view shows is too small to be a village.
  • Neighbourhood: Geographically obvious subdivisions of any of the above.


Cities and towns


Name Pop. (1991) Coordinates Parish
Cities
Kingston 587,798 N|76.8000|W name=Kingston

}} || Kingston / St. Andrew

Montego Bay 96,488 N|77.9166|W name=Montego Bay

}} || Saint James

Towns
Above Rocks 3,263 N|76.8772|W name=Above Rocks

}} || Saint Catherine

Albert Town 3,389 N|77.5414|W name=Albert Town

}} || Trelawny

Alexandria 1,672 N|77.3575|W name=Alexandria

}} || Saint Ann

Alligator Pond 1,542 N|77.5683|W name=Alligator Pond

}} || Manchester

Anchovy 3,633 N|77.9339|W name=Anchovy

}} || Saint James

Annotto Bay 5,468 N|76.7706|W name=Annotto Bay

}} || Saint Mary

Balaclava 2,837 N|77.6484|W name=Balaclava

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Bamboo 3,732 N|77.2662|W name=Bamboo

}} || Saint Ann

Bath 2,151 N|76.35|W name=Bath

}} || Saint Thomas

Bethel Town 2,768 N|77.95|W name=Bethel Town

}} || Westmoreland

Black River 3,675 N|77.86|W name=Black River

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Bluefields 2,564 N|78.03|W name=Bluefields

}} || Westmoreland

Bog Walk 8,794 N|77.02|W name=Bog Walk

}} || Saint Catherine

Brown's Town 6,762 N|77.36|W name=Brown's Town

}} || Saint Ann

Buff Bay 2,596 N|76.67|W name=Buff Bay

}} || Portland

Bull Savanna N|77.59|W name=Bull Savanna

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Cambridge 3,384 N|77.89|W name=Cambridge

}} || Saint James

Cascade 1,220 N|78.10|W name=Cascade

}} || Hanover

Cave Valley 1,777 N|77.37|W name=Cave Valley

}} || Saint Ann

Chapelton 3,930 N|77.27|W name=Chapelton

}} || Clarendon

Sanguinetti 3,900 N|77.34|W name=Sanguinetti

}} || Clarendon

Christiana 7,235 N|77.49|W name=Christiana

}} || Manchester

Claremont 2,154 N|77.17|W name=Claremont

}} || Saint Ann

Clark's Town 3,139 N|77.57|W name=Clark's Town

}} || Trelawny

Coleyville 3,320 N|77.50|W name=Coleyville

}} || Manchester

Constant Spring 12,369 N|76.78|W name=Constant Spring

}} || Saint Andrew

Croft's Hill 2,994 N|77.22|W name=Croft's Hill

}} || Clarendon

Dalvey 2,742 N|76.25|W name=Dalvey

}} || Saint Thomas

Darliston 1,435 N|77.97|W name=Darliston

}} || Westmoreland

Discovery Bay (Dry Harbour) 2,230 N|77.39|W name=Discovery Bay

}} || Saint Ann

Duncans 1,849 N|77.53|W name=Duncans

}} || Trelawny

Easington 2,378 N|76.60|W name=Easington

}} || Saint Thomas

Ewarton 8,742 N|77.08|W name=Ewarton

}} || Saint Catherine

Falmouth 7,245 N|77.66|W name=Falmouth

}} || Trelawny

Frankfield 2,865 N|77.35|W name=Frankfield

}} || Clarendon

Frome 900 N|78.15|W name=Frome

}} || Westmoreland

Gayle 3,205 N|77.00|W name=Gayle

}} || Saint Mary

Seaford Town 4,108 N|77.54|W name=German Town

}} || Westmoreland

Golden Grove 2,761 N|76.27|W name=Golden Grove

}} || Saint Thomas

Gordon Town 1,049 N|76.70|W name=Gordon Town

}} || Saint Andrew

Grange Hill 6,530 N|78.20|W name=Grange Hill

}} || Westmoreland

Green Island 1,591 N|78.58|W name=Green Island

}} || Hanover

Guy's Hill 3,165 N|77.00|W name=Guy's Hill

}} || Saint Mary

Hayes 8,447 N|77.25|W name=Hayes

}} || Clarendon

Highgate 5,418 N|76.87|W name=Highgate

}} || Saint Mary

Hope Bay 1,569 N|76.57|W name=Hope Bay

}} || Portland

Hopewell 4,268 N|78.30|W name=Hopewell

}} || Hanover

Islington 2,868 N|76.85|W name=Islington

}} || Saint Mary

Kellits 2,291 N|77.23|W name=Kellits

}} || Clarendon

Lacovia 3,159 N|77.75|W name=Lacovia

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Linstead 14,114 N|77.02|W name=Linstead

}} || Saint Catherine

Lionel Town 4,669 N|77.23|W name=Lionel Town

}} || Clarendon

Little London 1,848 N|78.20|W name=Little London

}} || Westmoreland

Lluidas Vale 2,161 N|77.15|W name=Lluidas Vale

}} || Saint Catherine

Lucea 6,002 N|78.18|W name=Lucea

}} || Hanover

Lucky Hill 750 N|77.02|W name=Lucky Hill

}} || Saint Mary

Maggotty 1,359 N|77.77|W name=Maggotty

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Malvern 3,262 N|77.72|W name=Malvern

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Manchioneal 2,185 N|76.28|W name=Manchioneal

}} || Portland

Mandeville 39,945 N|77.48|W name=Mandeville

}} || Manchester

Maroon Town 2,669 N|77.79|W name=Maroon Town

}} || Saint James

Mavis Bank 1,756 N|76.67|W name=Mavis Bank

}} || Saint Andrew

May Pen 45,903 N|77.24|W name=May Pen

}} || Clarendon

Moneague 2,880 N|77.10|W name=Moneague

}} || Saint Ann

Moore Town 1,054 N|76.43|W name=Moore Town

}} || Portland

Morant Bay 9,602 N|76.39|W name=Morant Bay

}} || Saint Thomas

Nain 2,373 N|77.60|W name=Nain

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Negril 4,184 N|78.33|W name=Negril

}} || Westmoreland

Ocho Rios 8,189 N|77.11|W name=Ocho Rios

}} || Saint Ann

Old Harbour 17,778 N|77.10|W name=Old Harbour

}} || Saint Catherine

Old Harbour Bay 5,405 N|77.10|W name=Old Harbour Bay

}} || Saint Catherine

Oracabessa 4,066 N|76.93|W name=Oracabessa

}} || Saint Mary

Osbourne Store 3,390 N|77.33|W name=Osbourne Store

}} || Clarendon

Petersfield 2,045 N|78.07|W name=Petersfield

}} || Westmoreland

Point Hill 3,651 N|77.10|W name=Point Hill

}} || Saint Catherine

Port Antonio 13,246 N|76.38|W name=Port Antonio

}} || Portland

Port Maria 7,651 N|76.89|W name=Port Maria

}} || Saint Mary

Port Royal 3,004 N|76.85|W name=Port Royal

}} || Kingston

Portmore 90,138 N|76.8799|W name=Portmore

}} || Saint Catherine

Porus 5,095 N|77.42|W name=Porus

}} || Manchester

Race Course 2,589 N|77.28|W name=Race Course

}} || Clarendon

Richmond 1,984 N|76.90|W name=Richmond

}} || Saint Mary

Rio Bueno 1,108 N|77.45|W name=Rio Bueno

}} || Trelawny

Riversdale 2,791 N|76.97|W name=Riversdale

}} || Saint Catherine

Rocky Point 2,744 N|77.27|W name=Rocky Point

}} || Clarendon

Runaway Bay 5,655 N|77.33|W name=Runaway Bay

}} || Saint Ann

Saint Ann's Bay 10,961 N|77.22|W name=Saint Ann's Bay

}} || Saint Ann

Sandy Bay 4,476 N|78.10|W name=Sandy Bay

}} || Hanover

Santa Cruz 8,144 N|77.72|W name=Santa Cruz

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Savanna-la-Mar 16,553 N|77.95|W name=Savanna-la-Mar

}} || Westmoreland

Seaforth 4,108 N|76.45|W name=Seaforth

}} || Saint Thomas

Siloah 2,701 N|77.73|W name=Siloah

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Southfield 2,671 N|77.67|W name=Southfield

}} || Saint Elizabeth

Spanish Town 92,383 N|76.9551|W name=Spanish Town

}} || Saint Catherine

Stony Hill 8,244 N|76.78|W name=Stony Hill

}} || Saint Andrew

Trinity Ville 2,614 N|76.53|W name=Trinity Ville

}} || Saint Thomas

Ulster Spring 1,391 N|77.52|W name=Ulster Spring

}} || Trelawny

Wakefield 2,724 N|77.72|W name=Wakefield

}} || Trelawny

White House 3,157 N|77.97|W name=White House

}} || Westmoreland

Williamsfield 2,800 N|77.48|W name=Williamsfield

}} || Manchester

Yallahs 6,902 N|76.57|W name=Yallahs

}} || Saint Thomas

De Gardenz

Villages

Neighbourhoods

Kingston & St. Andrew

See also

References

External links

  • World Gazetteer, Jamaica: Largest cities and towns with statistics of their population
  • World Gazetteer, Jamaica: Maps


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