Yangquan's 2021 population is now estimated at 813,696. In 1950, the population of Yangquan was 226,860. Yangquan has grown by 19,434 since 2015, which represents a 2.45% 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 Yangquan, which typically includes Yangquan's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.