Xuchang's 2021 population is now estimated at 1,001,570. In 1950, the population of Xuchang was 68,778. Xuchang has grown by 33,435 since 2015, which represents a 3.45% 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 Xuchang, which typically includes Xuchang's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.