Visakhapatnam (also known as Vizag) is the largest city and Financial Capital of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The city is the administrative headquarters of Visakhapatnam district and Eastern Naval Command. Its geographical location is amidst Eastern Ghats mountain range and the coast of Bay of Bengal. It is the most populous city in the state and one of the million-plus cities in India. with a population of 2,035,922. The core city and its surrounding settlements together constitute Visakhapatnam Metropolitan Region, one of the most populous urban regions in the country with a population of 5,340,000. The economy of the city is the tenth largest in the country, with a GDP of ₹1,650 billion (US$26 billion).