Wealthiest Cities in the World for 2022
In 2022, The wealthiest city is New York, United States of America, followed by Tokyo, Japan; San Francisco Bay Area, United States of America and London, United Kingdom. You will find that American cities dominate the top 20 list, with six cities.
Wealthiest Cities in the World per region:
North America has six cities in the top 20 wealthiest cities list and all in the United States of America
South America has no cities in the top 20 wealthiest list.
Europe has five cities in the top 20 wealthiest cities list, with London, the United Kingdom the highest rated at number 4, followed by Frankfurt, Germany at number thirteen and then two cities/cantons Zurich and Geneva, Switzerland and finally Paris, France.
Asia also has five cities in the top 20 wealthiest cities, with Singapore being the highest rated at number 5, Beijing, China takes fifth place and Shanghai, China takes sixth place, followed by Hong Kong and Seoul, South Korea.
Oceania has two cities in the top 20 wealthiest cities list both located in Australia, with Sydney in eleventh place and Melbourne in Seventeenplace.
Africa also has no cities in the top 20 wealthiest list.
List of Wealthiest Cities in the World for 2022
|3||San Francisco Bay Area||USA|
|6||Los Angeles & Malibu||USA|
|12||Hong Kong||Hong Kong|
|18||Dallas & Fort Worth||USA|
New York is the richest city in the world in 2022. It’s no surprise that New York is the most populous city in the United States. The city’s economy is growing rapidly, and employment opportunities across many industries are plentiful.
New York has long been considered one of the most important cities in the world, and its position as a global leader in finance, media, fashion and other industries has made it a popular choice for international businesspeople.
Tokyo is the capital of Japan and the largest city in the world, with a population of around 37 million. The city has been a major international financial centre since the end of WWII. Due to its high standard of living, Tokyo is one of the wealthiest cities in Japan and also among the wealthiest cities in Asia.
Tokyo is a city that has been around for centuries and has the reputation of being one of the most exciting and dynamic cities in the world. It is often considered one of the leading financial hubs, especially due to its high-tech industry.
San Francisco is the most populous city in California and the second-most populous city in the United States.
San Francisco’s economy relies on its port and tourism, as well as its position as a centre for financial services, biotechnology and high-tech industries. The city’s economy also benefits from its proximity to Silicon Valley, which has been growing rapidly since the 1940s.
Hong Kong is the most expensive city in the world for housing, transportation, and food. It has the highest cost of living in Asia.
Hong Kong has long been one of the most important financial centres in Asia and the world. It’s home to more than 450 banks and over 700 insurance companies. Hong Kong’s economy is also built on trade: it exports about $350 billion worth of goods each year.
London is the capital of England and one of the most important cities in the world. It was founded by the Romans in 43 AD and has been an important global financial centre ever since.
London is the most expensive city in Europe, and it’s also among the world’s wealthiest. According to Forbes, London has a GDP of $986 billion. It’s home to some of the most prominent banks and financial institutions in the world, including Barclays, HSBC, and Lloyds Banking Group.
Singapore is one of the most expensive cities in the world. It’s located on an island and has a strong tourism industry. Singapore has a high standard of living and is one of the most densely populated countries in the world.
The city’s economy is driven by its position as a global financial hub, with over 80 banks and financial institutions headquartered there. In addition to its finance sector, Singapore is also an important hub for manufacturing and logistics.
Wealthiest Cities in the World 2018
|Rank||City||Country||Gross Domestic Product||Area km2||Population|
|2||New York||United States of America||$1,210 billion||1,213||8,244,910|
|3||Los Angeles||United States of America||$789.7 billion||1,302||3,792,621|
|4||Seoul||South Korea||$779.3 billion||605.21||10,000,000|
|5||London||United Kingdom||$731.2 billion||1,570||8,173,194|
|8||Chicago||United States of America||$524.6 billion||606.1||2,707,120|