Buraydah, Saudi Arabia Population 1950-2019

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Buraydah, Saudi Arabia metro area from 1950 to 2019. United Nations population projections are also included through the year 2035.
  • The current population of Buraydah in 2019 is 652,000, a 2.52% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Buraydah in 2018 was 636,000, a 3.92% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Buraydah in 2017 was 612,000, a 3.73% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Buraydah in 2016 was 590,000, a 3.87% increase from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Other Cities in Saudi Arabia
City Name Population
Riyadh 7,071,000
Jiddah 4,522,000
Mecca 2,005,000
Medina 1,459,000
Ad-Dammam 1,225,000
Hufuf-Mubarraz 825,000
Taif 683,000
Buraydah 652,000
Tabuk 647,000
Jubayl 579,000
Khamis Mushayt 540,000
Najran 402,000
Hail 394,000
Hafar al-Batin 348,000
Thuqbah 335,000
Yanbu al-Bahr 327,000
Khubar 320,000
Buraydah - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2019 652,000 2.52%
2018 636,000 3.92%
2017 612,000 3.73%
2016 590,000 3.87%
2015 568,000 3.84%
2014 547,000 3.80%
2013 527,000 3.94%
2012 507,000 3.68%
2011 489,000 3.82%
2010 471,000 3.97%
2009 453,000 3.90%
2008 436,000 3.81%
2007 420,000 3.70%
2006 405,000 3.85%
2005 390,000 3.72%
2004 376,000 3.58%
2003 363,000 3.71%
2002 350,000 3.55%
2001 338,000 3.68%
2000 326,000 3.49%
1999 315,000 3.62%
1998 304,000 3.40%
1997 294,000 3.52%
1996 284,000 3.65%
1995 274,000 3.79%
1994 264,000 3.53%
1993 255,000 4.51%
1992 244,000 7.02%
1991 228,000 7.55%
1990 212,000 7.07%
1989 198,000 7.03%
1988 185,000 7.56%
1987 172,000 7.50%
1986 160,000 7.38%
1985 149,000 7.19%
1984 139,000 6.92%
1983 130,000 7.44%
1982 121,000 7.08%
1981 113,000 7.62%
1980 105,000 7.14%
1979 98,000 7.69%
1978 91,000 7.06%
1977 85,000 7.59%
1976 79,000 6.76%
1975 74,000 5.71%
1974 70,000 2.94%
1973 68,000 3.03%
1972 66,000 3.13%
1971 64,000 3.23%
1970 62,000 3.33%
1969 60,000 1.69%
1968 59,000 3.51%
1967 57,000 3.64%
1966 55,000 1.85%
1965 54,000 3.85%
1964 52,000 1.96%
1963 51,000 6.25%
1962 48,000 6.67%
1961 45,000 7.14%
1960 42,000 7.69%
1959 39,000 8.33%
1958 36,000 9.09%
1957 33,000 6.45%
1956 31,000 6.90%
1955 29,000 7.41%
1954 27,000 8.00%
1953 25,000 8.70%
1952 23,000 4.55%
1951 22,000 10.00%
1950 20,000 0.00%