INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Dhenkanal

Dhenkanal is a district in the Odisha State of India. Total area of Dhenkanal is 4,452 km² including 4,383.82 km² rural area and 68.18 km² urban area. Dhenkanal has a population of 11,92,811 peoples. There are 2,79,364 houses in the district.

The Dhenkanal 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 Dhenkanal district of Odisha.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Dhenkanal


Population of Dhenkanal

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
5,51,326
5,23,979
10,75,305
Urban
61,267
56,239
1,17,506
Total
6,12,593
5,80,218
11,92,811

Households in Dhenkanal

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
2,53,446
25,918
2,79,364