Sochi, Russia Metro Area Population 1950-2021

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Sochi, Russia metro area from 1950 to 2021. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current metro area population of Sochi in 2021 is 459,000, a 2% increase from 2020.
  • The metro area population of Sochi in 2020 was 450,000, a 2.27% increase from 2019.
  • The metro area population of Sochi in 2019 was 440,000, a 2.33% increase from 2018.
  • The metro area population of Sochi in 2018 was 430,000, a 2.87% increase from 2017.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Other Cities in Russia
City Name Population
Moscow 12,593,000
Saint Petersburg 5,504,000
Novosibirsk 1,676,000
Yekaterinburg 1,513,000
Kazan 1,280,000
Nizhniy Novgorod 1,255,000
Chelyabinsk 1,233,000
Omsk 1,182,000
Samara 1,160,000
Krasnoyarsk 1,149,000
Ufa 1,140,000
Rostov-on-Don 1,137,000
Perm 1,075,000
Voronezh 1,073,000
Volgograd 1,001,000
Krasnodar 974,000
Tyumen 867,000
Saratov 841,000
Tolyatti 697,000
Izhevsk 652,000
Irkutsk 642,000
Barnaul 640,000
Khabarovsk 636,000
Ulyanovsk 624,000
Yaroslavl 613,000
Vladivostok 610,000
Makhachkala 601,000
Tomsk 600,000
Orenburg 569,000
Kemerovo 567,000
Novokuznetsk 549,000
Ryazan 540,000
Astrakhan 535,000
Naberezhnye Tchelny 535,000
Balashikha 530,000
Penza 522,000
Kirov 515,000
Cheboksary 509,000
Lipetsk 506,000
Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad Oblast 487,000
Tula 470,000
Kursk 468,000
Sochi 459,000
Stavropol 453,000
Ulan-Ude 446,000
Tver 425,000
Magnitogorsk 421,000
Belgorod 411,000
Ivanovo 402,000
Surgut 397,000
Bryansk 396,000
Chita 359,000
Vladimir 359,000
Kaluga 350,000
Arkhangelsk 349,000
Nizhny Tagil 348,000
Yakutsk 332,000
Podolsk 330,000
Volzhsky 330,000
Smolensk 328,000
Saransk 323,000
Cherepovets 320,000
Vologda 317,000
Orel 316,000
Kurgan 311,000
Vladikavkaz 301,000
Sochi - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2021 459,000 2.00%
2020 450,000 2.27%
2019 440,000 2.33%
2018 430,000 2.87%
2017 418,000 2.96%
2016 406,000 3.05%
2015 394,000 2.87%
2014 383,000 2.96%
2013 372,000 3.05%
2012 361,000 2.85%
2011 351,000 2.33%
2010 343,000 0.59%
2009 341,000 0.59%
2008 339,000 0.59%
2007 337,000 0.60%
2006 335,000 0.30%
2005 334,000 0.60%
2004 332,000 0.61%
2003 330,000 0.30%
2002 329,000 0.00%
2001 329,000 -0.30%
2000 330,000 0.00%
1999 330,000 0.00%
1998 330,000 -0.30%
1997 331,000 0.00%
1996 331,000 0.00%
1995 331,000 -0.30%
1994 332,000 0.00%
1993 332,000 -0.30%
1992 333,000 0.00%
1991 333,000 0.00%
1990 333,000 -0.30%
1989 334,000 0.91%
1988 331,000 1.53%
1987 326,000 1.56%
1986 321,000 1.58%
1985 316,000 1.28%
1984 312,000 1.63%
1983 307,000 1.66%
1982 302,000 1.34%
1981 298,000 1.71%
1980 293,000 1.38%
1979 289,000 2.12%
1978 283,000 2.91%
1977 275,000 2.61%
1976 268,000 3.08%
1975 260,000 2.77%
1974 253,000 2.85%
1973 246,000 2.50%
1972 240,000 3.00%
1971 233,000 2.64%
1970 227,000 4.13%
1969 218,000 5.31%
1968 207,000 5.61%
1967 196,000 5.38%
1966 186,000 5.08%
1965 177,000 5.36%
1964 168,000 5.00%
1963 160,000 5.26%
1962 152,000 5.56%
1961 144,000 5.11%
1960 137,000 5.38%
1959 130,000 5.69%
1958 123,000 5.13%
1957 117,000 5.41%
1956 111,000 4.72%
1955 106,000 6.00%
1954 100,000 5.26%
1953 95,000 5.56%
1952 90,000 4.65%
1951 86,000 6.17%
1950 81,000 0.00%