Kargil is a district in Jammu And Kashmir State of India. It has a total of 3 Tehsils in this district. The district has an total area of 14,036 sq km. There are 1 towns and 127 villages in this district.

Kargil District Population

Kargil district population 2020/2021
As per census Kargil District has a population of 140,802 in 2011 out of which 77,785 are male and 63,017 are female. Population of Kargil District in 2020/2021 is 152,017(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 86,236 out of 56,301 are male and 29,935 are female. People living in Kargil District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 51,873 out of which men are 39,839 and women are 12,034. Total 1,834 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 1,102 are cultivated by men and 732 are women. 524 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 279 and 245 are women. Kargil District sex ratio is 810 females per 1000 of males. Next Kargil District Census will be in 2021.

Kargil District Population of Rural and Urban

The district has an total area of 14,036 sq km., 2 sq km is urban and 14034 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 156,291 in the district, 16,338 are in urban area and 124,464 are in rural area. 2,191 households are in urban, 16,147 are in rural area. 12,340 literate people are in urban, 73,896 are in rural area.

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

The Nearest Airport to Kargil is Srinagar International Airport., and other popular district head offices are District Police Office, Chief Executive Councillor Office, LAHDC, The Head Post office for this district is in Post Office Kargil. and the Railway Station is Pampore Railway Station (station).
Kargil Population (2011 Census & Statistics)

Kargil District Nearest Airport:
Srinagar International Airport
Aerodrome Road, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190007
0194 230 3311
Kargil Airport
Airport - Choskore Road, Khurba Thang, Kargil, Jammu and Kashmir 194103

Kargil District Head POST OFFICE:
Post Office Kargil
Kargil, Jammu and Kashmir 194103
Kargil District Railway Zone:
Pampore Railway Station
Pampore, Chinar Bagh, Jammu and Kashmir 192121
Kargil District Offices:
District Police Office
Baroo, Kargil
Chief Executive Councillor Office, LAHDC
Ltanmosa Jammu and Kashmir, Kargil, 194103
Timings: 1000 - 1600 (closed)

01985 232 216

Kargil District Tehsils List

Kargil District has total 3 Tehsils, Below is the list of Kargil Tehsils.

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

TehsilsPopulation 2011MaleFemaleHouseholds
Shakar Chiktan11,2335,8715,3621,609
Gundmagalpur Trespore12,7547,1135,6411,482


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