INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Faridkot

Faridkot is a district in the Punjab State of India. Total area of Faridkot is 1,458 km² including 1,413.01 km² rural area and 44.99 km² urban area. Faridkot has a population of 6,17,508 peoples. There are 1,20,893 houses in the district.

The Faridkot 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 Faridkot district of Punjab.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Faridkot


Population of Faridkot

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
2,10,782
1,89,675
4,00,457
Urban
1,15,889
1,01,162
2,17,051
Total
3,26,671
2,90,837
6,17,508

Households in Faridkot

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
76,728
44,165
1,20,893