Shopian is a district in Jammu And Kashmir State of India. It has a total of 1 Tehsils in this district. The district has an total area of 312 sq km. There are 1 towns and 229 villages in this district.

Shopian District Population

Shopian district population 2019/2020
As per census Shopian District has a population of 266,215 in 2011 out of which 136,480 are male and 129,735 are female. Population of Shopian District in 2019/2020 is 287,420(estimates as per aadhar feb 2019 data). Literate people are 136,500 out of 80,355 are male and 56,145 are female. People living in Shopian District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 87,721 out of which men are 63,931 and women are 23,790. Total 29,183 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 26,399 are cultivated by men and 2,784 are women. 3,761 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 3,575 and 186 are women. Shopian District sex ratio is 951 females per 1000 of males. Next Shopian District Census will be in 2021.

Shopian District Population of Rural and Urban

The district has an total area of 312 sq km., 5 sq km is urban and 307 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 295,499 in the district, 16,360 are in urban area and 249,855 are in rural area. 2,553 households are in urban, 41,858 are in rural area. 11,244 literate people are in urban, 125,256 are in rural area.

Shopian Demographics
Languages are Urdu, Kashmiri, Hindi, Punjabi
The Shopian average altitude (elevation) 5753 metres above sealevel.

The Nearest Airport to Shopian is Awantipora Airport., and other popular district head offices are District Police Line, The nearby Fire service for this district is Shopian Fire Station.The Head Post office for this district is in Shopian Post Office. and the Railway Station is Anantnag Railway Station (station).
Shopian Population (2011 Census & Statistics)

Shopian District Nearest Airport:
Awantipora Airport
Awantipora, Jammu and Kashmir 192305

Shopian District Fire Station:
Shopian Fire Station
Nihama Shopian, Tak Mohalla, Shopian, Jammu and Kashmir 192303
01933 260 222
Shopian District Head POST OFFICE:
Shopian Post Office
Shopin Taluk of Pulwama District, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 192303
Timings: 0930 - 1630 (closed)

01933 260 225
Shopian District Railway Zone:
Anantnag Railway Station
Railway Station Rd, Laram Jangi Pora, Jammu and Kashmir 192124
096228 25788
Shopian District Offices:
District Police Line
batapora, Jammu and Kashmir 192302

Shopian District Tehsils List

Shopian District has total 1 Tehsils, Below is the list of Shopian Tehsils.

Shopian District Tehsils population in 2011, Below is the list of Shopian Tehsils househods, total population and as per male and female statistics.

TehsilsPopulation 2011MaleFemaleHouseholds


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Transportation request in nori_poshwari
Shopian, Shopian District   said on
I have many problems in my village
Development in hind_sita_pora
Shopian, Shopian District   said on
A/a we the inhabitants of the said village are requested to u that we need bridge and street from jamia masjid to govt middle school as our children suffers through this way especially in rains.......