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Largest "Saint" Cities on Each Continent

Try to name the largest cities on each continent that are named after Saints or have Saint in the name.
Population figures from citypopulation.de for urban agglomeration/metro area
Includes variations of Saint; such as San, Sao, Santa and Santo.
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Africa
1
434,083
Spain
Santa Cruz de Tenerife
2
209,752
Senegal
Saint-Louis
3
187,351
Reunion
Saint-Denis
4
171,748
Reunion
Saint-Pierre
5
170,290
Reunion
Saint-Paul
6
164,944
Cote d'Ivoire
San-Pédro
 
 
 
 
North America
1
7,950,000
United States
San Francisco
2
4,175,000
Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo
3
3,300,000
United States
San Diego
4
2,425,000
Costa Rica
San José
5
2,350,000
United States
St. Louis
6
2,325,000
United States
San Antonio
 
 
 
 
South America
1
23,000,000
Brazil
São Paulo
2
8,050,000
Chile
Santiago
3
2,325,000
Bolivia
Santa Cruz
4
1,790,000
Brazil
Santos
5
1,470,000
Brazil
São Luís
6
1,050,000
Argentina
San Miguel de Tucumán
Asia
1
244,518
Philippines
San Pablo
2
209,527
Philippines
Santa Cruz
3
159,893
Philippines
San Fernando
4
120,893
Philippines
Santiago
5
69,952
Philippines
San Rafael
6
67,501
Philippines
San Jose
 
 
 
 
Oceania
1
11,000
Australia
St Georges Basin - Sanctuary Point
 
 
 
 
Europe
1
6,400,000
Russia
Saint Petersburg
2
428,187
Spain
San Sebastián
3
375,389
France
Saint-Étienne
4
256,025
Spain
Santander
5
189,875
France
Saint-Nazaire
6
169,710
Switzerland
St. Gallen
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Level 71
Oct 20, 2023
Is Santiago de Compostela not bigger than St. Gallen?
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Level 74
Oct 20, 2023
I was wondering the same thing, but according to citypopulation.de, its urban population is only 112k.
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Level 74
Oct 20, 2023
Interesting! I had no idea Santander was named after St. Emeterius.
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Level 66
Oct 20, 2023
Another theory is that it could be a variation on Saint Andrew.