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The population of the districts in the State of Punjab.

NameStatusPopulation
census
1991-03-01
Population
census
2001-03-01
Population
census
2011-03-01
 
AmritsarDistrict1,697,3002,157,0202,490,656
BarnalaDistrict440,800526,931595,527
BathindaDistrict985,3001,183,2951,388,525
FaridkotDistrict455,000550,892617,508
Fatehgarh SahibDistrict455,300538,470600,163
FirozpurDistrict1,448,9001,746,1072,029,074
GurdaspurDistrict1,756,6002,103,4552,298,323
HoshiarpurDistrict1,299,3001,481,2921,586,625
JalandharDistrict1,649,9001,962,7612,193,590
KapurthalaDistrict646,700754,521815,168
LudhianaDistrict2,428,4003,032,8313,498,739
MansaDistrict574,700688,758769,751
MogaDistrict777,900894,793995,746
Muktsar (Sri Muktsar Sahib)District654,500777,493901,896
PatialaDistrict1,344,9001,584,7801,895,686
RupnagarDistrict542,700628,846684,627
Sahibzada Ajit Singh NagarDistrict540,100746,987994,628
SangrurDistrict1,244,7001,473,2421,655,169
Shahid Bhagat Singh NagarDistrict531,300587,468612,310
Tarn TaranDistrict807,700939,0571,119,627
PunjabState20,281,96924,358,99927,743,338

Contents: Cities, Towns and Outgrowth Wards

All urban entities (cities, towns and wards in outgrowths) in the State of Punjab.

Name StatusDistrictCity of OutgrowthPopulation
census
1991-03-01
Population
census
2001-03-01
Population
census
2011-03-01
 
Abadi along Khairabad on Ram Tirath Road to Ajnala RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,7132,325
Abadi along Pandori RoadWard of OutgrowthGurdaspurGurdaspur...67990
Abadi Baba Darshan Singh on Ram Tirath RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...155331
Abadi Baba Jiwan Singh on Ram Tirath RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...309725
Abadi Khalsa Nagar Near Kot Mit SinghWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...551952
Abadi Mirankot on Ajnala RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,317616
Abadi NausheraWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...448688
AboharMunicipal CouncilFirozpur107,163124,339145,302
AdampurMunicipal CouncilJalandhar15,33116,70720,922
AhmedgarhMunicipal CouncilSangrur25,56028,02231,302
AjnalaNagar PanchayatAmritsar...18,58921,107
AkalgarhCensus TownLudhiana5,5646,6037,678
AlawalpurMunicipal CouncilJalandhar6,4687,1727,815
AlhoranCensus TownPatiala...8,51910,218
Alipur adjacent to Village MithapurWard of OutgrowthJalandharJalandhar...1,1462,250
AmargarhCensus TownSangrur...6,0757,339
AmlohMunicipal CouncilFatehgarh Sahib9,85412,68914,696
AmritsarMunicipal CorporationAmritsarAmritsar708,835979,8011,132,383
Amritsar CantonmentCantonment (Board)Amritsar...12,16210,410
Anandpur SahibMunicipal CouncilRupnagar10,67413,88916,282
ApraCensus TownJalandhar...5,9636,258
AurCensus TownShahid Bhagat Singh Nagar......4,063
Baba BakalaCensus TownAmritsar...6,9968,946
BaddowalCensus TownLudhiana...6,0526,825
Badhni KalanNagar PanchayatMoga8,5726,3666,786
Bagha PuranaMunicipal CouncilMoga17,28721,59625,206
BalachaurMunicipal CouncilShahid Bhagat Singh Nagar...18,15621,631
BalongiCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar......15,982
BangaMunicipal CouncilShahid Bhagat Singh Nagar17,72118,80920,906
BanurMunicipal CouncilSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar10,01415,01318,775
Bara Khankot DoburjeeWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,3771,467
BaretaMunicipal CouncilMansa11,53714,88617,432
BariwalaNagar PanchayatMuktsar...7,5468,668
BarnalaMunicipal CouncilBarnala75,43096,624116,449
BaryarCensus TownGurdaspur......3,520
Basarka Bhaini (Attari Road)Ward of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...3,7954,459
Bassi PathanaMunicipal CouncilFatehgarh Sahib...19,05820,288
BatalaMunicipal CouncilGurdaspurBatala...145,087156,619
BathindaMunicipal CorporationBathinda159,114217,256285,788
BegowalNagar PanchayatKapurthala...9,61610,116
BehrampurCensus TownGurdaspur...5,4595,432
BhadaurMunicipal CouncilBarnala14,80816,80818,561
BhadsonNagar PanchayatPatiala...3,7747,260
Bhagta Bhai KaNagar PanchayatBathinda...11,80914,467
Bhamian KalanCensus TownLudhiana......13,174
BhankharpurCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar...9,21610,768
BhattianCensus TownLudhiana......11,066
BhawanigarhMunicipal CouncilSangrur13,90017,79222,320
BhikhiNagar PanchayatMansa...15,08017,825
BhikhiwindCensus TownTarn Taran...10,29320,526
BhisianaCensus TownBathinda...4,7754,890
Bhode - di - KhuiWard of OutgrowthGurdaspurBatala...818974
BhogpurNagar PanchayatJalandhar4,89613,91917,549
Bhucho MandiMunicipal CouncilBathinda10,00613,24614,961
BhulathNagar PanchayatKapurthala...10,09110,548
Bidhipur on Amritsar RoadWard of OutgrowthJalandharJalandhar...1,446748
Budha ThehCensus TownAmritsar...8,73110,979
BudhladaMunicipal CouncilMansa18,71723,52126,172
BungalCensus TownGurdaspur...4,6885,257
ChachokiCensus TownKapurthala......4,307
Chamar Tibbi, Moranwali, Model Town (R) and Gugapeer, Kothe - Harigarh and Kothe SinghpurWard of OutgrowthSangrurSunam...5,07713,614
Chamkaur SahibNagar PanchayatRupnagar...8,28413,920
CheemaNagar PanchayatSangrur...9,24511,615
ChogawanCensus TownAmritsar......5,416
ChohalCensus TownHoshiarpur...7,4337,304
ChomonCensus TownJalandhar......3,704
Colony along Jail Road on Dinanagar Road (adjacent to Scheme No.5 )Ward of OutgrowthGurdaspurGurdaspur...65831
Dalip NagarWard of OutgrowthFatehgarh SahibGobindgarh...1,9223,149
DaperCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar...4,9185,936
Dashmesh Nagar on Rampura - Mehraj RoadWard of OutgrowthBathindaRampura Phul...722458
DasuaMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur18,35120,11425,192
DaulatpurCensus TownGurdaspur...4,56512,988
Dera Baba NanakMunicipal CouncilGurdaspur7,3807,4946,394
Dera BassiMunicipal CouncilSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar9,60215,84126,295
DhakiCensus TownGurdaspur...4,9884,203
DhanaulaMunicipal CouncilBarnala15,96718,48519,920
DharamkotMunicipal CouncilMoga11,98115,39919,057
DhariwalMunicipal CouncilGurdaspur14,21418,71016,772
DhilwanNagar PanchayatKapurthala...7,9738,157
DhinCensus TownJalandhar...4,6415,961
DhuriMunicipal CouncilSangrur37,43149,40655,225
Dina NagarMunicipal CouncilGurdaspur16,96821,50223,976
DirbaNagar PanchayatSangrur...13,07916,952
DorahaMunicipal CouncilLudhiana9,58918,98625,424
Duneke (Firozpur Road)Ward of OutgrowthMogaMoga...6,8248,467
Extended Area Block No.22Ward of OutgrowthFirozpurJalalabad...1,917560
FaridkotMunicipal CouncilFaridkotFaridkot58,24478,26585,435
Fatehgarh ChurianMunicipal CouncilGurdaspur11,08815,91513,070
Fateh NangalCensus TownGurdaspur...6,9357,721
FazilkaMunicipal CouncilFirozpur58,02867,42776,492
FirozpurMunicipal CouncilFirozpur78,73895,475110,313
Firozpur CantonmentCantonment (Board)Firozpur53,09457,67853,199
Gadriwala on Zira - Firozpur RoadWard of OutgrowthFirozpurZira...428766
GardhiwalaMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur...6,2647,593
GarhshankarMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur11,76115,14816,955
GhaggaNagar PanchayatPatiala...8,21210,162
GhanauliCensus TownRupnagar...4,6674,894
GhanaurNagar PanchayatPatiala...5,7546,985
GhohCensus TownGurdaspur...6,0016,883
GidderbahaMunicipal CouncilMuktsar29,86636,59845,370
GillCensus TownLudhiana...15,06228,884
GobindgarhMunicipal CouncilFatehgarh SahibGobindgarh42,06355,40373,130
Gobind Nagar Colony along Gurdaspur Amritsar RoadWard of OutgrowthGurdaspurGurdaspur...167558
GonianaMunicipal CouncilBathinda10,41512,81315,208
GorayaNagar PanchayatJalandhar10,70815,15816,462
Grid Colony PSEB on Bhadson RoadWard of OutgrowthPatialaPatiala...2,4037,389
Gumtala Colony on Jagdev Kalan RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,092384
GurdaspurMunicipal CouncilGurdaspurGurdaspur54,73367,47975,549
Guru Har SahaiMunicipal CouncilFirozpur10,50014,35117,192
HalwaraCensus TownLudhiana......9,761
HandiayaNagar PanchayatBarnala...9,73312,507
HarianaMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur6,4737,8188,928
Harijan Colony, I.T.I.Balmiki Graveyard & DAV Hr. Sec. SchoolWard of OutgrowthGurdaspurQadian...1,7471,733
HazipurCensus TownHoshiarpur...5,3606,091
HoshiarpurMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur122,705149,668168,653
Houses & Rice Shellers (Bholowal - Road)Ward of OutgrowthFaridkotFaridkot...1,0562,260
HussainpurCensus TownKapurthala...15,33715,575
Iqbal ColonyWard of OutgrowthFatehgarh SahibGobindgarh...5611,398
JagraonMunicipal CouncilLudhiana47,37260,08065,240
JaituMunicipal CouncilFaridkotJaitu28,85032,90437,004
JalalabadMunicipal CouncilFirozpurJalalabad23,10831,00738,965
Jalandhar [Jullundur]Municipal CorporationJalandharJalandhar509,510706,043862,886
Jalandhar CantonmentCantonment (Board)Jalandhar31,52040,53147,845
JandialaMunicipal CouncilAmritsar19,29323,83429,232
JandialaCensus TownJalandhar...7,7058,487
Jawahar Nagar on Rampura - Bathinda RoadWard of OutgrowthBathindaRampura Phul...7601,173
JodhanCensus TownLudhiana......3,845
Joshi Colony, Ram Tirath RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar......735
JugialCensus TownGurdaspur...16,66815,210
KapurthalaMunicipal CouncilKapurthala64,56785,68698,916
KartarpurMunicipal CouncilJalandhar21,09325,15725,662
KathanianCensus TownAmritsar...9,45210,679
KhamanonNagar PanchayatFatehgarh Sahib...8,84210,135
Khambra on Nakodar RoadCensus TownJalandhar...4,0355,483
KhanauriNagar PanchayatSangrur...10,96014,096
KhannaMunicipal CouncilLudhiana71,990103,099128,137
KhanpurWard of OutgrowthGurdaspurPathankot...3,1273,952
KharalWard of OutgrowthGurdaspurBatala...1,9671,028
KhararMunicipal CouncilSahibzada Ajit Singh NagarKharar26,10942,28974,460
Khem KaranNagar PanchayatTarn Taran...11,94013,446
Kheri GujranWard of OutgrowthPatialaPatiala...1,4172,464
KhilchianCensus TownAmritsar......4,588
KhothranCensus TownShahid Bhagat Singh Nagar...4,3385,046
KorianwaliCensus TownFirozpur...5,3155,770
KotCensus TownGurdaspur...5,0305,406
Kot FattaMunicipal CouncilBathinda5,6116,5047,412
Kothe Lal PremiWard of OutgrowthFaridkotJaitu...561373
Kot Ise KhanCensus TownMoga...10,49912,800
Kot KapuraMunicipal CouncilFaridkot62,43080,78591,979
Kotla NihangCensus TownRupnagar...4,3114,715
Krishna LaneWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...620403
KuraliMunicipal CouncilSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar17,59223,04731,060
LalruCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar...15,82421,394
LaminWard of OutgrowthGurdaspurPathankot...2,4453,417
Landeke (Amritsar Road)Ward of OutgrowthMogaMoga...2,8824,519
LehragagaMunicipal CouncilSangrur15,55519,33622,588
Lohian KhassNagar PanchayatJalandhar...8,54810,362
LongowalMunicipal CouncilSangrur16,25420,23923,851
LudhianaMunicipal CorporationLudhiana1,042,7401,398,4671,618,879
MachhiwaraMunicipal CouncilLudhiana13,55418,36424,916
MahilpurNagar PanchayatHoshiarpur...10,01811,360
MajithaMunicipal CouncilAmritsar10,71312,99214,503
MakhuNagar PanchayatFirozpur...12,17514,658
MalerkotlaMunicipal CouncilSangrur88,600107,009135,424
MalikpurCensus TownGurdaspur...4,1784,645
Mallanwala KhassNagar PanchayatFirozpur...12,59716,183
MaloudNagar PanchayatLudhiana...7,1867,567
MaloutMunicipal CouncilMuktsar56,86870,76581,406
MamunCensus TownGurdaspur...28,59632,689
MansaMunicipal CouncilMansa55,08972,62782,956
ManwalCensus TownGurdaspur...5,2286,496
MaurMunicipal CouncilBathinda25,18027,54331,849
MehnaCensus TownBathinda...27,02927,733
MirpurCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar...4,4045,967
MogaMunicipal CouncilMogaMoga108,304125,573150,411
MoonakNagar PanchayatSangrur...14,92418,141
MorindaMunicipal CouncilRupnagar17,44022,63524,022
MubarakpurCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar......5,217
MudalCensus TownAmritsar......3,882
MudkiNagar PanchayatFirozpur...8,22210,415
MukerianMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur17,81321,38429,841
MuktsarMunicipal CouncilMuktsar66,38383,655116,747
Mullanpur DakhaNagar PanchayatLudhiana10,13813,94916,356
Mullanpur Garib DassCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar...6,1476,165
NabhaMunicipal CouncilPatiala54,42162,00067,972
NakodarMunicipal CouncilJalandhar28,47831,40836,973
NangalMunicipal CouncilRupnagarNangal32,00340,69441,172
Nangal Karkhan adjacent to Master Mehnga Singh ColonyWard of OutgrowthJalandharJalandhar...1,4073,045
NangliCensus TownAmritsar......20,440
Narot MehraCensus TownGurdaspur...7,6918,885
Naushera KhurdWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,007561
NawanshahrMunicipal CouncilShahid Bhagat Singh NagarNawanshahr29,95531,96746,024
Naya GaonNagar PanchayatSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar......50,869
NehonCensus TownRupnagar...10,1629,439
NilpurCensus TownPatiala......8,391
NurmahalMunicipal CouncilJalandhar11,14912,63214,560
Oustee Colony Block-AWard of OutgrowthRupnagarNangal...3,0014,261
Oustee Colony Block-BWard of OutgrowthRupnagarNangal...1,6733,064
Outgrowth of Gandhi Nagar on Pitho RoadWard of OutgrowthBathindaRampura Phul...360942
Partap SinghwalaCensus TownLudhiana......10,843
Parti ViharWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...159290
PathankotMunicipal CouncilGurdaspurPathankot123,930157,925148,937
PatialaMunicipal CorporationPatialaPatiala238,368303,151406,192
PatranMunicipal CouncilPatiala14,32822,17527,963
PattiMunicipal CouncilTarn Taran27,77634,44440,976
PayalMunicipal CouncilLudhiana5,8527,2677,923
PhagwaraMunicipal CouncilKapurthalaPhagwara83,16395,78897,864
Phagwara SharkiCensus TownKapurthala......20,102
PhillaurMunicipal CouncilJalandhar20,95622,30224,688
Prem Nagar on Ajnala RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,0591,295
Punjabi UniversityWard of OutgrowthPatialaPatiala...2,3224,705
QadianMunicipal CouncilGurdaspurQadian20,01220,25421,899
Raggar Colony, Gali No. 1,2 & 3, Ram Tirath RoadWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar......528
RahonMunicipal CouncilShahid Bhagat Singh Nagar10,77112,13415,676
RaikotMunicipal CouncilLudhiana21,06124,76928,734
RailCensus TownShahid Bhagat Singh Nagar...6,9047,589
Raipur RasulpurCensus TownJalandhar......3,916
Raja SansiNagar PanchayatAmritsar10,00812,17614,298
RajpuraMunicipal CouncilPatiala70,98382,95692,301
RakriCensus TownHoshiarpur...5,2005,722
RamanMunicipal CouncilBathinda17,27519,55122,553
RamdasMunicipal CouncilAmritsar4,7655,7796,398
Rampura PhulMunicipal CouncilBathindaRampura Phul35,53042,82348,450
Ranjit Nagar Extension - IWard of OutgrowthPatialaPatiala...1,4234,100
Ranjit Nagar Extension - IIWard of OutgrowthPatialaPatiala...2,1464,980
Ranjit ViharWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...627670
RayyaNagar PanchayatAmritsar9,12212,63114,506
RupnagarMunicipal CouncilRupnagar37,99649,15956,038
Rurki KasbaCensus TownPatiala...8,17910,509
SahnewalNagar PanchayatLudhiana...17,29322,484
SalohCensus TownShahid Bhagat Singh Nagar...4,1184,481
SamanaMunicipal CouncilPatiala36,65646,59254,072
SamralaMunicipal CouncilLudhiana14,92117,59019,678
SanaurMunicipal CouncilPatiala16,49017,93521,201
SangatMunicipal CouncilBathinda2,7315,4012,744
SangrurMunicipal CouncilSangrur56,41977,98988,043
SansarpurCensus TownJalandhar...4,0604,657
Sant NagarWard of OutgrowthFatehgarh SahibGobindgarh...2,7914,589
Sarai KhasCensus TownJalandhar...7,0557,044
SardulgarhNagar PanchayatMansa...16,31519,219
SarnaCensus TownGurdaspur...5,0575,847
S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali, Ajitgarh)Municipal CouncilSahibzada Ajit Singh NagarS.A.S. Nagar78,457123,484146,213
SatyewalaCensus TownFirozpur...6,2798,724
Sector - 66Ward of OutgrowthSahibzada Ajit Singh NagarS.A.S. Nagar......5,153
Sector - 67Ward of OutgrowthSahibzada Ajit Singh NagarS.A.S. Nagar......3,415
Sector - 68Ward of OutgrowthSahibzada Ajit Singh NagarS.A.S. Nagar......7,449
Sector - 69Ward of OutgrowthSahibzada Ajit Singh NagarS.A.S. Nagar......4,634
ShahkotNagar PanchayatJalandhar10,24612,60714,488
Sham ChaurasIMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur3,7114,2454,426
ShikarCensus TownGurdaspur......4,001
Silver EstateWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...665393
Sirhind Fatehgarh SahibMunicipal CouncilFatehgarh Sahib30,81849,82558,097
SohanaCensus TownSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar......9,306
Sri HargobindpurMunicipal CouncilGurdaspur3,4615,4508,241
SufipindCensus TownJalandhar...5,5499,406
SujanpurMunicipal CouncilGurdaspur16,09021,81528,270
SultanpurMunicipal CouncilKapurthala13,72215,57116,877
SunamMunicipal CouncilSangrurSunam43,90951,17455,455
Talwandi BhaiMunicipal CouncilFirozpur10,46214,57317,285
Talwandi SaboNagar PanchayatBathinda...16,75420,589
TalwaraCensus TownHoshiarpur17,37922,57419,485
TapaMunicipal CouncilBarnala14,16118,91723,248
Tarn TaranMunicipal CouncilTarn Taran47,52955,78766,847
ThandewalaWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,1182,068
TharialCensus TownGurdaspur...4,6125,081
TharikeCensus TownLudhiana...8,88412,294
TibriCensus TownGurdaspur...10,45011,845
Urban Estate - IWard of OutgrowthPatialaPatiala...5,1075,846
Urban Estate - IIWard of OutgrowthPatialaPatiala...3,50410,570
Urmar TandaMunicipal CouncilHoshiarpur18,78622,04823,419
Village GhumanpuraWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...2,8143,173
Village KuriwalWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,447838
Village Mule ChakWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...2,0042,096
Village RoriwalaWard of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...1,2461,597
Vill Bhagatpura (Factories on right side of Doburjee G.T. Road)Ward of OutgrowthAmritsarAmritsar...593250
ZiraMunicipal CouncilFirozpurZira23,72231,35536,732
ZirakpurMunicipal CouncilSahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar...25,02295,553

Source: Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner (web), Delimitation Commission of India (web), Rand McNally International Atlas 1994, School of Planning & Architecture (web).