Source Data Reference for:

City = Cairo
Time = -2000

City Year Size Size Comment Year Comment Author Title Location
Memphis (EGY)-3100Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp523
Memphis (EGY)-3000 30,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp523
Memphis (EGY)-2500 30,000George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p28
Memphis (EGY)-2400 30,000George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p28
Heliopolis-2400 10,000George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p28
Heliopolis-2300 10,000George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p28
Memphis (EGY)-2300 30,000George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p28
Memphis (EGY)-2250 35,000"over 30,000"Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp460
Heliopolis-2250"top 8 in the world, under 30,000"Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp460
Memphis (EGY)-2200 30,000George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p28
Memphis (EGY)-2000 60,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp460
Heliopolis-2000"top 9 in the world, under 25,000"Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp460
Memphis (EGY)-2000 60,000Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp93
Memphis (EGY)-1991becomes again the largest in the world overtaking UrTertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp523
Memphis (EGY)-1900 10,000"10,000 or more"George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p33
Heliopolis-1900 10,000"10,000 or more"George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p34
Heliopolis-1800 10,000"10,000 or more"George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p34
Memphis (EGY)-1800 30,000"over 25,000"Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp460
Memphis (EGY)-1800 30,000George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p33
Heliopolis-1800 30,000"over 25,000"Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp460
Memphis (EGY)-1700 10,000"10,000 or more"George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p33
Memphis (EGY)-1600 10,000"10,000 or more"George ModelskiWorld Cities -3000 to 2000p33
Memphis (EGY)-1600"top 13 in the world, under 24,000"Tertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp460
Memphis (EGY)-1557becomes the largest in the world overtaking AvarisTertius ChandlerFour thousand years of urban growthp527