Profile of J&K

General Administrative Profile of Jammu and Kashmir State


A) Name of State: Jammu and Kashmir

B) Total Geographical Area: 2,22,236 sq. kms.

C) Number of Cities with Million Plus Population: Two (2) (Srinagar & Jammu)

D) Number of Districts: Twenty Two (22)

E) Number of Tehsils: Eighty Two (82)

F) Number of Blocks: One hundred and forty three (143)

G) Number of Panchayats: Four thousand one hundred twenty eight (4128)

H) Number of Urban Agglomerations: Seven (7)

I) Number of Villages: Six thousand five hundred fifty one (6551)

J) Number of Towns: Eighty Six (86)

K) District Wise Name, Area, No. of Tehsils, Blocks and Panchayats

Table 1: District Wise Name, Area, No. of Tehsils, Blocks and Panchayats, 2011-12

S.No District Area (sq.kms.) No. of Tehsils No. of Blocks No. Panchayats
1) Srinagar 1183 2 1 10
2) Ganderbal 1045 3 4 103
3) Budgam 1371 6 8 283
4) Anantnag 2917 6 7 297
5) Kulgam 1067 3 5 159
6) Pulwama 1086 4 5 186
7) Shopian 312 1 2 103
8) Baramulla 4190 7 12 365
9) Bandipora 398 3 5 114
10) Kupwara 2379 3 11 356
11) Leh (Ladakh) 82665 3 9 93
12) Kargil 14036 3 9 95
13) Jammu 2336 4 8 296
14) Samba 910 1 4 100
15) Kathua 2502 5 8 244
16) Poonch 1674 4 6 189
17) Rajouri 2630 7 8 295
18) Udhampur 2473 4 7 204
19) Reasi 1700 2 4 147
20) Doda 2985 4 8 231
21) Kishtwar 7737 4 8 134
22) Ramban 1346 2 4 124
Total 222236 81 143 4128

L) District wise name of Tehsils and Blocks

Table 2: District wise name of Tehsils and Blocks, 2011-12

S.No District Tehsils Blocks
1) Srinagar Srinagar (N), Srinagar(S) Srinagar
2) Ganderbal Ganderbal, Lar, Kangan Ganderbal, Lar, Kangan, Wakura
3) Budgam Budgam, Chadoora, Khag, Beerwah, Chrarisharief, Khansahib Budgam, Khag, Chadoora, Narbal, B.K pora, Khansahib, Beerwah, Magam
4) Anantnag Anantnag, Kokernag, Dooru, Bijbehara, Pahalgam, Shangus Shahabad, Achabal, Shangus, Breng, Qazigund, Khovripora, Dechnipora
5) Kulgam Kulgam, Devsar, D.H Pora Kulgam, D.H Pora, Quimoh, Pahloo, Devsar
6) Pulwama Pulwama, Tral, Awantipora, Pampore Tral, Kakapora, Keller (Partly), Pulwama, Pampore
7) Shopian Shopian Shopian, Keller(Partly)
8) Baramulla Baramulla, Pattan, Uri, Tangmarg, Boniyar, Sopore, Rafiabad Baramulla, Pattan, Tangmarg, Uri, Binyar, Sopore, Wagoora, Rehama, Rafiabad, Kunzar, Singpura, Zaingeer
9) Bandipora Bandipora, Sonawari, Gurez Bandipora, Hajan, Sumbal, Gurez, Tulial
10) Kupwara Kupwara, Handwara, Karna Kupwara, Sogam, Trehgam, Langate, Kralpora, Tangdar, Ramhal, Rajwar, Teetwal, Kalroos/Machil, Waavora
11) Kargil Kargil, Zanskar, Sanko Kargil, Drass, Shergol, Shankarchiktan, Sanko, Tseru, Zanskar, Lungnuk, Gundmangalpora(Treshpone)
12) Leh Leh, Nubra, Khalsi Leh, Khalsi, Nubra, Nayoma, Durbuk, Kharoo, Sapol, Panomic, Chuchol
13) Jammu Jammu, Akhnoor, RS Pora, Bishna Dansal, Bhalwal, Satwari, Khour, Akhnoor, Bishna, RS Pora, Marh
14) Samba Samba Samba, Purmandal, Vijaypur, Gagwal
15) Kuthua Kuthua, Bilawar, Basooli, Bani, Hiranagar Lohimalhar, Bani, Bashorli, Billwar, Kuthua, Hiranagar, Barnote, Duggan
16) Udhampur Udhampur, Ramnagar, Chinani, Majalta Udhampur, Panchari, Ramnagar, Gordi, Dudu-basantgarh, Majalta, Chinani
17) Reasi Reasi, G.G Garh Reasi, Pouni, Mahore, Arnas
18) Doda Doda, Baderwah, Bhalesa, Thathri Doda, Thathri, Assar, Bhajwah, Bhalessa, Marmat, Gundna
19) Ramban Ramban, Banihal Ramban, Banihal, Okheral(Ramsoo), Gool
20) Rajouri Rajouri, Thana Mandi, Nowshera, Sunderbani, Budhal, Kalakote, Dharhaal Drahaal, Manjakote, Sunderbani, Budhaal, Rajouri, Nowshera, Kalakote, Thanamandi, Doongi
21) Poonch Poonch, Mandhar, Surankote, Mandi Poonch, Mandi, Surankote, Mandhar, Balakote, Bufliaz
22) Kishtawar Kishtawar, Marwah, Padder, Chatroo Kishtawar, Marwah, Padder, Warwan, Inderwal(Chatroo), Drabshalla, Nagbani, Dachan

(Data Source: Digest of Statistics, 2011-12)

 

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