Yongzhou's 2021 population is now estimated at 809,415. In 1950, the population of Yongzhou was 5,648. Yongzhou has grown by 27,475 since 2015, which represents a 3.51% 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 Yongzhou, which typically includes Yongzhou's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.