INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Kapurthala

Kapurthala is a district in the Punjab State of India. Total area of Kapurthala is 1,633 km² including 1,543.37 km² rural area and 89.63 km² urban area. Kapurthala has a population of 8,15,168 peoples. There are 1,67,989 houses in the district.

The Kapurthala 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 Kapurthala district of Punjab.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Kapurthala


Population of Kapurthala

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
2,75,932
2,56,774
5,32,706
Urban
1,50,379
1,32,083
2,82,462
Total
4,26,311
3,88,857
8,15,168

Households in Kapurthala

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
1,07,710
60,279
1,67,989