INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Rayagada

Rayagada is a district in the Odisha State of India. Total area of Rayagada is 7,073 km² including 7,004.34 km² rural area and 68.66 km² urban area. Rayagada has a population of 9,67,911 peoples. There are 2,26,144 houses in the district.

The Rayagada 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 Rayagada district of Odisha.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Rayagada


Population of Rayagada

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
3,97,774
4,23,171
8,20,945
Urban
74,186
72,780
1,46,966
Total
4,71,960
4,95,951
9,67,911

Households in Rayagada

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
1,91,568
34,576
2,26,144