INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Gajapati

Gajapati is a district in the Odisha State of India. Total area of Gajapati is 4,325 km² including 4,287.95 km² rural area and 37.05 km² urban area. Gajapati has a population of 5,77,817 peoples. There are 1,28,523 houses in the district.

The Gajapati 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 Gajapati district of Odisha.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Gajapati


Population of Gajapati

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
2,47,655
2,59,496
5,07,151
Urban
35,227
35,439
70,666
Total
2,82,882
2,94,935
5,77,817

Households in Gajapati

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
1,12,365
16,158
1,28,523