Biggest northernmost and southernmost cities

Name all cities without any bigger city further north, or further south. Latitude and population are given.
Urban area populations from citypopulation.de, december 2021, limited to cities with a population over 1000.
For easternmost and westernmost version, click here.
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Last updated: January 16, 2022
First submittedDecember 25, 2021
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Northernmost
Latitude
Population
City
78°13'N
2.2 k
Longyearbyen
71°39'N
4.7 k
Tiksi
71°17'N
4.9 k
Utqiaġvik
70°39'N
7.9 k
Hammerfest
69°58'N
15.4 k
Alta
69°40'N
40.9 k
Tromsø
69°20'N
182 k
Norilsk
68°58'N
282 k
Murmansk
64°32'N
344 k
Arkhangelsk
61°15'N
387 k
Surgut
60°10'N
1.32 M
Helsinki
59°56'N
5.65 M
Saint Petersburg
55°45'N
17.4 M
Moscow
40°42'N
21.8 M
New York
37°33'N
25.0 M
Seoul
35°41'N
40.5 M
Tokyo
23°07'N
47.6 M
Guangzhou
Southernmost
Latitude
Population
City
54°56'S
1.8 k
Puerto Williams
54°48'S
74.9 k
Ushuaia
53°47'S
88.7 k
Río Grande
53°10'S
125 k
Punta Arenas
45°51'S
215 k
Comodoro Rivadavia
43°31'S
380 k
Christchurch
38°57'S
395 k
Neuquén
38°00'S
626 k
Mar del Plata
37°48'S
5.05 M
Melbourne
34°26'S
16.6 M
Buenos Aires
23°33'S
22.6 M
São Paulo
6°12'S
32.1 M
Jakarta
23°07'N
47.6 M
Guangzhou
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Level 74
Dec 25, 2021
Thank you. A quiz which makes one think.
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Level 50
May 2, 2022
Wait, where did you get that New York City has 21 million people?I’m pretty sure that population is the whole state of New York and NYC population is around 9-10 million
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Level 65
May 2, 2022
As written in the caveat, this is the urban area population, not city proper, from citypopulation.de.
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Level 55
Aug 2, 2022
Cool idea! Nominated.
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Level 65
Aug 3, 2022
Thanks!