Gomel's 2021 population is now estimated at 562,405. In 1950, the population of Gomel was 115,888. Gomel has grown by 4,816 since 2015, which represents a 0.86% 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 Gomel, which typically includes Gomel's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.