Zhaodong's 2021 population is now estimated at 572,358. In 1950, the population of Zhaodong was 101,112. Zhaodong has grown by 22,118 since 2015, which represents a 4.02% 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 Zhaodong, which typically includes Zhaodong's population in addition to adjacent suburban areas.