INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Hoshiarpur

Hoshiarpur is a district in the Punjab State of India. Total area of Hoshiarpur is 3,386 km² including 3,243.71 km² rural area and 142.29 km² urban area. Hoshiarpur has a population of 15,86,625 peoples. There are 3,36,994 houses in the district.

The Hoshiarpur 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 Hoshiarpur district of Punjab.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Hoshiarpur


Population of Hoshiarpur

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
6,34,470
6,17,186
12,51,656
Urban
1,74,587
1,60,382
3,34,969
Total
8,09,057
7,77,568
15,86,625

Households in Hoshiarpur

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
2,64,831
72,163
3,36,994