The richness of a town is determined by the economy, lifestyle, trade and business and facilities provided to the people living in the town. Some towns are special in different ways from others. This is what makes them stand out from other towns in the world.
The Gross Domestic Product or the Net Worth is the monetary measure of the market value of all goods and services produced in certain time. The GDP helps to determine the economic conditions of a particular town or nation. This can be compared with other countries or towns to find their richness.
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Here are the top richest towns of the world in 2018 according to their Net Worth.
10. Shanghai, China
Shanghai is one of the most developed city of China with the Net Worth of $540 Billion. It is the most populated city with a population of 24 million. It covers an area of 6340.5 square kilometres and consists of tourist places like Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai Ocean Aquarium, Shanghai Disneyland Park, Yu Garden, The Bund and Jade Buddha Temple. It is a fastest growing town of the world. The official language of this town is Mandarin and the currency is Chinese Renminbi.
9. Moscow, Russia
Moscow is the cosmopolitan capital of Russia with the Net Worth of $56 Billion. It has a population of 1.2 million and an area of 2511 square kilometres. The tourist spots like The Grand Kremlin Palace, Saint Basil’s Cathedral, Lenin’s Mausoleum, Bolshoi Temple, Red Square and Sparrow Hills are the attractions of this town. Russian is the language spoken here and Russian Ruble is the currency used.
8. Chicago, USA
Chicago is one of the richest town with the Net Worth of $550 Billion. It is spread in an area of 28120 square kilometres and is the third largest city in USA with a population of 2.9 million. Places like Willis Tower, Cloud Gate, John Hancock Centre, Chicago River walk and Adler Planetarium are some of the tourists attractions. Many different languages are spoken here but American English is the most common language. The currency used here is US Dollars.
7. Osaka, Japan
Osaka is a large port city of Japan with the Net Worth of $679 Billion. It is a small town based on size covering an area of 223square kilometre. Despite being small in size, Osaka is the second largest metropolitan area with a population of 2 million people. Some famous tourists places are Universal Studios Japan, Dotonbori, Tennoji Zoo, Osaka Castel and Mint Museum. People here speak Japanese and English languages.
6. Paris, France
Paris is the capital of France and the sixth richest town in the world because of the higher number of tourist attractions. It has a population of 3.1 million people and covers an area of 105.4 square kilometres. It consists of a number of tourist attractions like Eiffel Tower, Disneyland Paris, Arc de Triomphe, Place de la Concorde, Le Marais and Champ de Mars. People here speak French and the currency used in here is Euro.
5. London, United Kingdom
London is the capital of England and United Kingdom with a Net Worth of $756 Billion. Population of this town is too high with 8.788 million people. It is considered to be one of the world’s most visited cities with tourist attractions like London Eye, Big Ben, Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, Tower Bridge and British Museum. London covers an area of 1572 square kilometres. The people here speak British English and the currency used is pounds.
4. Seoul, South Korea
Seoul is the capital of South Korea with a Net Worth of $804 Billion. It is the large metropolis of Republic of Korea covering an area of 605.21 square kilometres. There are a plenty of tourist places like N Seoul Tower, Myeongdong, Lotte World, Namsan, National Folk Museum of Korea and COEX Aquarium. The population of Seoul is 11.8 million and the currency used is Won. People speak Korean with Seoul dialect.
3. Los Angeles, USA
Los Angeles is a city of California in United States with a Net Worth of $815 Billion. The population of this town is 3.976 million. Los Angeles consists of an iconic Hollywood sign and is a centre of film and TV industry. Places like Disneyland, Griffith Park, Hollywood Sign, Getty Centre, Santa Monica Pier, The Grove and Hollywood Bowl are an attraction to the tourists. People in Los Angeles mostly speak Spanish and a few percent of people speak English.
2. New York, USA
New York is a state in United States and the second richest town with a Net Worth of $1235 Billion. It is the most populated city of USA with a population of 8.538 million. It is the best place to visit and spend holidays because of it’s beautiful tourist places like Central Park, Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Times Square, High Line, Brooklyn Bridge and Museum of Art. English is spoken by the people of New York.
1. Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo is the capital of Japan and the first richest town with the Net Worth of $1545 Billion which highest among all. The population of this city is 9.273 million and people here mostly speak Japanese. The famous tourist places of Tokyo are Tokyo Disneyland, Yoyogi Park, Tokyo Skytree, Senso-ji, Tokyo Tower, Odaiba and Ueno Park. Tokyo becomes the world’s richest town due to the industries like economics and telecommunication. Despite of so many destructions in the city, it still managed to be the top in the list.
So these top richest towns in the world have the wealthiest and richest people from all around the world residing in them. The world’s greatest business is running in these towns. These cities have the highest economy rate. The literacy rate among the people of these richest towns is completely high and the poverty rate is comparatively lower than other towns. Many places here are considered to be the best and safest to live in due to the minimum crime rate. These towns also have a large number of tourists visiting them because of their beautiful places which attract the tourists.