How Many Cities in the World?

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The total number of cities in the world as of October 2009 is 36,722. These cities spread across the 191 countries.
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There is no official count for how many cities there are in the world. There are always new towns and cities popping up in newly developed areas. I'd say they number somewhere in
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There are approximately 34000 cities in the world!
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Countries are around 196.
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As of 2006, there were 13,087 distinctive yellow taxis operating in New York City, in addition to another 40,000 or so other vehicles for hire. They are operated by private companies
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It is said that there are approximately 300,000 cities in the world. I am not sure how that was determined or how large a town had to be to be considered a city. I would not have wanted the job of counting them though!
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