INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Amritsar

Amritsar is a district in the Punjab State of India. Total area of Amritsar is 2,683 km² including 2,462.03 km² rural area and 220.97 km² urban area. Amritsar has a population of 24,90,656 peoples. There are 4,88,898 houses in the district.

The Amritsar 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 Amritsar district of Punjab.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Amritsar


Population of Amritsar

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
6,07,266
5,48,779
11,56,045
Urban
7,11,142
6,23,469
13,34,611
Total
13,18,408
11,72,248
24,90,656

Households in Amritsar

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
2,14,993
2,73,905
4,88,898