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Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Friday, September 9th 2011. | Smallest

A city is a relatively large and permanent settlement.Although there is no agreement on how a city is distinguished from a town within general English language meanings, many cities have a particular administrative, legal, or historical status based on local law. Some people want to live in small cities for many reason. Money magazine looked for small towns with clean air, safe streets, good schools, and other factors and came up with 100 primo places for families. Below is list of 10 smallest cities for families.

10. Chanhassen
Chanhassen Minn Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Chanhassen, Minn

Chanhassen is a city in Carver and Hennepin counties in the U.S. state of Minnesota. It is southwest of Minneapolis. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 22.9 square miles (59.3 km²), of which, 20.8 square miles (53.8 km²) of it is land and 2.1 square miles (5.5 km²) of it (9.26%) is water. Although the bulk of Chanhassen is in Carver County, a small portion also extends into Hennepin County.

9. Mukilteo, Washington
Mukilteo Wash Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Mukilteo, Wash

Mukilteo which means “good camping ground”, is a city in Snohomish County, Washington, United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.4 square miles (24.4 km2), of which, 6.3 square miles (16.4 km2) of it is land and 3.1 square miles (8.0 km2) of it (32.84%) is water.

8. Middleton, Wis
Middleton Wis Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Middleton, Wis

Middleton is a city in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States. It is a western suburb of the state capital, Madison but it was actually founded before Madison. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.1 square miles (21.0 km2), of which 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2)(0.25%) is water.

7. Liberty
Liberty Mo. Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Liberty, Mo.

Liberty is a city in Clay County, Missouri and is a suburb of Kansas City, Missouri. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 28.9 square miles (74.8 km²).74.6 km² (28.8²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it (0.22%) is water.

6. Hanover
Hanover N.H Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Hanover, N.H

Hanover is a town along the Connecticut River in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 50.2 square miles (130 km2), of which 49.1 square miles (127 km2) is land and 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) is water, comprising 2.23% of the town.

5. Papillion, Neb.

Papillion Neb. Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Papillion, Neb.

Papillion is a city in Sarpy County in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 16,363 people, 5,505 households, and 4,337 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,927.9 people per square mile (1,515.1/km²). There were 5,751 housing units at an average density of 1,380.5 per square mile (532.5/km²).

4. Leesburg, Va

Leesburg Va Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Leesburg, Va

Leesburg is a historic town in, and county seat of, Loudoun County, Virginia, United States of America. Leesburg is located 33 miles (53 km) west-northwest of Washington, D.C. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 12.5 square miles (32.3 km²), nearly all of it land.

3. Solon, Ohio
Solon Ohio Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Solon, Ohio

Solon is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, and is an affluent suburb of Cleveland in the Northeast Ohio Region, the 14th largest Combined Statistical Area in the United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 20.6 square miles (53.3 km²), of which, 20.5 square miles (53.2 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.19%) is water.

2. Milton, Mass
Milton Mass Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Milton, Mass

Milton is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States and part of the Greater Bostonarea.According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 13.3 square miles (34.4 km²), of which, 13.0 square miles (33.8 km²) is land and the balance is water.Great Blue Hill in the Blue Hills Reservation is the highest point in Norfolk County, and at 635 feet (194 m), is the highest point within 10 miles (16 km) of the Atlanticcoast south of central Maine, making it an important weather observatory and radio and television transmitter site.1. Louisville, Colo

Louisville Colo Top 10 Smallest Cities in United States

Louisville, Colo

Louisville  is a Home Rule Municipality in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the smallest city has a total area of 8.6 square miles (22.2 km²). 8.5 square miles (22.1 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.47%) is water.

 


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