INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Balaghat

Balaghat is a district in the Madhya Pradesh State of India. Total area of Balaghat is 9,229 km² including 9,021.68 km² rural area and 207.32 km² urban area. Balaghat has a population of 17,01,698 peoples. There are 3,91,836 houses in the district.

The Balaghat district is further divided in to Tehsils / Blocks / Community Development Blocks (C.D.Blocks) for administrative purposes. In India, the Block or C.D.Block is often the next level of administrative division after the tehsil. It is important to note that, In some states of India C.D.Blocks are equal to tehsils.

For those who don't know, the C.D.Block is a rural area earmarked for administration and development in India. The area is administered by a BDO (Block Development Officer). A C.D.Block covers several gram panchayats, local administrative unit at the village level.

The following is the list of all Tehsils / Blocks / C.D.Blocks in Balaghat district of Madhya Pradesh.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Balaghat


Population of Balaghat

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
7,19,794
7,37,088
14,56,882
Urban
1,22,384
1,22,432
2,44,816
Total
8,42,178
8,59,520
17,01,698

Households in Balaghat

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
3,37,369
54,467
3,91,836