INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Kendrapara

Kendrapara is a district in the Odisha State of India. Total area of Kendrapara is 2,644 km² including 2,630.69 km² rural area and 13.31 km² urban area. Kendrapara has a population of 14,40,361 peoples. There are 3,21,934 houses in the district.

The Kendrapara 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 Kendrapara district of Odisha.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Kendrapara


Population of Kendrapara

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
6,75,053
6,81,774
13,56,827
Urban
42,761
40,773
83,534
Total
7,17,814
7,22,547
14,40,361

Households in Kendrapara

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
3,05,868
16,066
3,21,934