INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Jalandhar

Jalandhar is a district in the Punjab State of India. Total area of Jalandhar is 2,624 km² including 2,380.79 km² rural area and 243.21 km² urban area. Jalandhar has a population of 21,93,590 peoples. There are 4,61,635 houses in the district.

The Jalandhar 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 Jalandhar district of Punjab.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Jalandhar


Population of Jalandhar

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
5,28,790
5,03,629
10,32,419
Urban
6,16,421
5,44,750
11,61,171
Total
11,45,211
10,48,379
21,93,590

Households in Jalandhar

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
2,13,682
2,47,953
4,61,635