Astrakhan's 2021 population is now estimated at 534,762. In 1950, the population of Astrakhan was 229,078. Astrakhan has grown by -185 since 2015, which represents a -0.03% 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 Astrakhan, which typically includes Astrakhan's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.