US-ASEAN Sister City Relationships

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The United States has over 90 sister relationships with communities in ASEAN. Twenty-two US states have at least one sister linkage with Southeast Asia, and 7 of the ASEAN member states have at least one partnership in America.

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Sister Cities by US State

ASEAN Sister Relationships


State U.S. City Sister Partner Country Total
Alabama       Total: 1
  Mobile Bolinao Philippines
Alaska       Total: 2
  Juneau Camiling Philippines
  Juneau Kalibo, Aklan Philippines
Arizona  -  -  - Total: 0
Arkansas  -  -  - Total: 0
California State of California Yogyakarta, Special Province Indonesia Total: 33
  Berkeley Uma-Bawang (Borneo) Malaysia 
  Carson La Carlota Philippines
  Chula Vista Cebu City Philippines
  Fremont Lipa City Philippines
  Long Beach Bacolod Philippines
  Long Beach Phnom Penh Cambodia 
  Los Angeles Jakarta Indonesia 
  Los Angeles Makati Philippines
  Milpitas Dagupan City Philippines
  Newport Beach Vung Tau Ba Ria City Vietnam 
  Oakland Da Nang Vietnam 
  Orinda Lanphun Thailand 
  Palo Alto Palo Philippines
  Rohnert Park Tagaytay Philippines
  Sacramento Manila Philippines
  Sacramento Pasay Philippines
  Salinas Cebu City Philippines
  San Bernardino Roxas Philippines
  San Diego Cavite City Philippines
  San Francisco Ho Chi Minh City Vietnam 
  San Francisco Manila Philippines
  Santa Barbara San Juan Philippines
  Santa Clarita Sariaya Philippines
  South San Francisco Pasig City Philippines
  Stockton Battambang Cambodia 
  Stockton Iloilo Philippines
  Suisun Naguilian Philippines
  Union City Baybay Philippines
  Union City Chiang Rai Thailand 
  Union City Pasay City Philippines
  Vallejo Baguio Philippines
  Walnut Calamba Philippines
Colorado  -  -  - Total: 0
Connecticut       Total: 1
  New Haven Hue City Vietnam 
Delaware  -  -  - Total: 0
District of Columbia       Total: 1
  Washington Bangkok Thailand 
Florida  -  -  - Total: 0
Georgia  -  -  - Total: 0
Hawai‘i State of Hawai‘i Cebu Province Philippines Total: 26
  State of Hawai‘i Ilocos Norte Province Philippines
  State of Hawai‘i Ilocos Sur Province Philippines
  State of Hawai‘i Isabela Province Philippines
  State of Hawai‘i Pangasinan Province Philippines
  Hawai‘i County Ormoc City Philippines
  Honolulu Baguio Philippines
  Honolulu Candon City Philippines
  Honolulu Cebu Philippines
  Honolulu Hue Vietnam 
  Honolulu Laoag City Philippines
  Honolulu Manila Philippines
  Honolulu Vigan Philippines
  Kauai County Bagued Philippines
  Kauai County Urdeneta Philippines
  Maui County Bacarra City Philippines
  Maui County Badoc Philippines
  Maui County Cabugao Philippines
  Maui County Manila Philippines
  Maui County Puerto Princesa Philippines
  Maui County Quezon City Philippines
  Maui County San Juan Philippines
  Maui County Sao Miguel Philippines
  Maui County San Nicholas Philippines
  Maui County Sarrat Philippines
  Maui County Zambales Province Philippines
Idaho  -  -  - Total: 0
Illinois       Total: 1
  Elgin Vientiane Laos 
Indiana  -  -  - Total: 0
Iowa State of Iowa State of Terengganu Malaysia Total: 1
Kentucky  -  -  - Total: 0
Louisiana  -  -  - Total: 0
Maine  -  -  - Total: 0
Maryland State of Maryland Ninh Thuan Province Vietnam Total: 1
Massachusetts       Total: 1
  Lowell Phnom Penh Cambodia
Michigan       Total: 2
  Sterling Heights Legazpi City Philippines
  Sterling Heights Sorsogon City Philippines
Minnestoa  -  -  - Total: 0
Mississippi  -  -  - Total: 0
Missouri       Total: 1
  St. Louis Bogor Indonesia 
Montana  -  -  - Total: 0
Nebraska  -  -  - Total: 0
Nevada       Total: 3
  Las Vegas Angeles City Philippines
  Las Vegas Tagaytay Philippines
  Reno Udonthani Thailand 
New Hampshire  -  -  - Total: 0
New Jersey     Total: 0
New Mexico     Total: 1
  Angel Fire Quang Tri Town Vietnam 
New York  -  -  - Total: 0
North Carolina     Total: 1
  Beaufort Beaufort Sabah Malaysia 
North Dakota  -  -  - Total: 0
Ohio  -  -  - Total: 0
Oklahoma  -  -  - Total: 0
Oregon  -  -  - Total: 0
Pennsylvania     - Total: 1
  Pittsburgh Da Nang
Rhode Island     Total: 1
  Providence Phnom Penh Cambodia 
South Carolina  -  -  - Total: 0
South Dakota  -  -  - Total: 0
Tenessee       Total: 1
  Cleveland Phnom Penh Cambodia
Texas       Total: 4
  Austin Siem Reap Cambodia
  Benbrook Pailin Province Cambodia
  Commerce Pailin Province Cambodia
  Fort Worth Bandung Indonesia
Utah       Total: 1
  Salt Lake City Quezon Philippines
Vermont  -  -  - Total: 0
Virginia       Total: 1
  Norfolk Cagayan de Oro Philippines
Washington State of Washington  Pangasinan Province Philippines Total: 9
  Bremerton Olongapo Philippines
  Lakewood Bauang Philippines
  Longview Mandane Philippines
  Seattle Cebu City Philippines
  Seattle Hai Phong Vietnam 
  Seattle Sihanoukville Cambodia 
  Seattle Surabaya Indonesia 
  Tacoma Davao Philippines
West Virginia  -  -  - Total: 0
Wisconsin       Total: 3
  Kenosha Quezon City Philippines
  Madison Bac Giang Vietnam 
  Milwaukee Medan Indonesia
Wyoming  -  -  - Total: 0
  Total Sister States: 9 Total Sister Cities: 88 Combined: 97

Source: Sister Cities International (SCI), local/state governments, individual sister city partnerships.