INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Sambalpur

Sambalpur is a district in the Odisha State of India. Total area of Sambalpur is 6,624 km² including 6,467.75 km² rural area and 156.25 km² urban area. Sambalpur has a population of 10,41,099 peoples. There are 2,49,597 houses in the district.

The Sambalpur 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 Sambalpur district of Odisha.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Sambalpur


Population of Sambalpur

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
3,68,692
3,64,314
7,33,006
Urban
1,58,185
1,49,908
3,08,093
Total
5,26,877
5,14,222
10,41,099

Households in Sambalpur

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
1,79,411
70,186
2,49,597