Xiangyang's 2023 population is now estimated at 1,742,706. In 1950, the population of Xiangyang was 56,585. Xiangyang has grown by 29,273 in the last year, which represents a 1.71% 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 Xiangyang, which typically includes Xiangyang's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.