Ancient Cities

Ancient Cities Continuously Occupied Over 10,000 Years

Dwarka.– 11,000

Damascus – 10,000

Aleppo – 9000

Jericho- 9,000

Plovdiv – 9000

Byblos – 8000

Athens – 8000

Cities Continuously Occupied Over 2000 Years

Susa – 7000

Shush- 5000

Eridu – 5,000

Faiyum – 5,000

Uruk – 5,000

Ray – 5000

Argos – 5,000

Sidon – 4,000

Jerusalem – 3,900

Gaziantep – 3,650

Plovdiv – 3,500

Luxor – 3,200

Try – 3,000

Beirut – 3,000

El Qoseir – 2900

Multan – 2900

Byblos – 2,800

Tyre – 2,750

Faiyum- 2686

Kirkuk – 2,600

Jenin – 2,450

Erbil – 2,300

Homs – 2,300

Jaffa – 2,000

Varanasi – 1,000

Rome – 800

Ujjain – 700

Istanbul – 650

Mendefera – 500

Ife-Ife – 500

Aksum – 400

Alexandria – 332

Mogadishu – 200

Djenne – 200

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Sources:

https://worldpopulationreview.com/world-city-rankings/oldest-cities-in-the-world

https://amp.theguardian.com/cities/2015/feb/16/whats-the-oldest-city-in-the-world

https://www.usnews.com/news/cities/slideshows/10-of-the-oldest-cities-in-the-world

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_oldest_continuously_inhabited_cities

https://www.treehugger.com/oldest-continuously-inhabited-cities-4864338

https://www.educationworld.in/10-oldest-cities-in-the-world/amp/

https://www.outlookindia.com/outlooktraveller/explore/amp/69154/5-oldest-cities-in-the-world-you-need-to-know-about

https://www.newscientist.com/question/first-cities-built/

https://www.discovermagazine.com/planet-earth/which-ancient-city-is-considered-the-oldest-in-the-world

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