Zarqa Population 2020

729,220

How Many People Live in Zarqa?

729,220
Year Population Growth Rate (%) Growth
2035855,9601.37%56,483
2030799,4771.05%40,584
2025758,8930.80%29,673
2020729,2203.17%105,204
2015624,0164.34%119,479
2010504,5374.34%96,602
2005407,9351.68%32,600
2000375,3351.22%22,109
1995353,2261.92%32,007
1990321,2193.70%53,328
1985267,8913.89%46,490
1980221,4014.61%44,674
1975176,7274.72%36,365
1970140,3624.59%28,207
1965112,1556.62%30,755
196081,40012.75%36,725
195544,67512.75%20,152
195024,5230.00%

Zarqa Population Growth

Zarqa's 2020 population is now estimated at 729,220. In 1950, the population of Zarqa was 24,523. Zarqa has grown by 105,204 since 2015, which represents a 3.17% annual change. These population estimates and projections come from the latest revision of the UN World Urbanization Prospects. These estimates represent the Urban agglomeration of Zarqa, which typically includes Zarqa's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.

  1. World Urbanization Prospects - United Nations population estimates and projections of major Urban Agglomerations