Richest Cities in Europe

Europe, the continent is consist of many economically and technologically developed cities with positive GDP. European countries exporting manufactured high-quality products including pharmacy products, motor vehicles, aircraft, and machinery. In the Eurozone, all countries using the ‘Euro’ as currency. Many of the countries have high per Capita income. The economy of the cities is primarily dominated by Industries, IT companies, domestic and foreign trading, and transportation. The European countries exports large scale manufactured products.

London and Paris are the major and richest cities in Europe with a GDP of US$835 billion and US$822 billion respectively. The GDP of London is higher than the GDP of many countries.

Dublin is the richest city by Per capita at $115,094. Frankfurt in Germany is the second richest after Dublin with $ 102,941 by per capita income.

Ranked by GDP (Gross Domestic Product)

RankCityCountryGDP
(in US$ billion)
1LondonUK879
2ParisFrance850
3MoscowRussia553
4Rhine-RuhrGermany485
5IstanbulTurkey348
6RotterdamNetherlands320
7AmsterdamNetherlands320
8MilanItaly312
9MadridSpain262
10BrusselsBelgiun254
11FrankfurtGermany230
12MunichGermany219
13ViennaAustria183
14BarcelonaSpain171
15RomeItaly163
16HamburgGermany161
17StuttgartGermany157
18BerlinGermany157
19StockholmSweden143
20WarsawPoland141
21KarlsruheGermany137
22AthensGreece129
23CopenhagenDenmark127
24KatowicePoland122
25BirminghamUK121

Ranked by GDP Per Capita

RankCityCountryGDP
(Per Capita)
1DublinIreland$115,094
2FrankfurtGermany$102,941
3HelsinkiFinland$96,667
4MilanItaly$87,786
5StockholmSweden$81,395
6LeedsUnited Kingdom$80,000
7TurinItaly$74,725
8London (Greater London)United Kingdom$73,377
9CopenhagenDenmark$70,183
10BrusselsBelgium$69,748
11ViennaAustria$58,140
12ParisFrance$57,027
13RomeItaly$55,385
14MunichGermany$46,377
15MadridSpain$44,487
16HamburgGermany$41,111
17BirminghamUnited Kingdom$40,000
18WarsawPoland$39,766
19LisbonPortugal$38,732
20ManchesterUnited Kingdom$38,117
21BarcelonaSpain$35,976
22AthensGreece$34,759
23LyonFrance$32,243
24BudapestHungary$30,460
25BerlinGermany$28,529

Fast Facts:

London City

  • Many of the cities in Europe have beneficial GDP than many worlds large cities.
  • The HDI (Human Development Index) is higher in all economically developed cities.
  • The GDP of the European cities has been increasing since 2008.
  • Most of the modernized cities located in Europe compared to other continents.
  • Tourism also the main source of income of the cities as it filled with attractions and located within a beautiful landscape.
  • Almost every city in Germany has a high GDP and per Capita income.
  • In short, the main income of the cities generated mainly from small and big scale private sector businesses.
  • The cities in Europe have modern and ancient buildings, many of them are famous worldwide.
  • The main income of the countries in Europe generates from urban areas where large scale businesses found.
  • Germany, Russia, France, the United Kingdom, and Italy are with higher GDP, also listed in the richest countries in the world.
The ranking of the European cities by GDP is an estimation by Brookings Institution.
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