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Punjab Firozpur District

Firozpur is a district in Punjab State of India. It has a total of 2 Tehsils in this district. The district has an total area of 5,305 sq km. There are 13 towns and 1,000 villages in this district.

Firozpur District Population

As per census Firozpur District has a population of 2,029,074 in 2011 out of which 1,071,637 are male and 957,437 are female. Population of Firozpur District in 2020/2021 is 2,159,794(estimates as per aadhar feb 2019 data). Literate people are 1,227,511 out of 707,070 are male and 520,441 are female. People living in Firozpur District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 756,695 out of which men are 596,406 and women are 160,289. Total 170,993 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 160,141 are cultivated by men and 10,852 are women. 153,627 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 131,101 and 22,526 are women. Firozpur District sex ratio is 893 females per 1000 of males. Next Firozpur District Census will be in 2021.

Firozpur District Population of Rural and Urban

The district has an total area of 5,305 sq km., 138.58 sq km is urban and 5166.42 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 2,252,273 in the district, 552,556 are in urban area and 1,476,518 are in rural area. 109,027 households are in urban, 276,967 are in rural area. 386,691 literate people are in urban, 840,820 are in rural area.

Firozpur barchart on population, literacy, workers & households

The District Firozpur is situated at India-Pakistan border, at the east side Faridkot district, Moga district and at the south side Muktsar District is situated. On the north east the River Sutlej generally separates it from the Firozpur and Kapurthala districts and on the south west side the Fazilka district touches the boundaries of Firozpur. The united stream of the Sutlej and Beas generally separates it from the Amritsar district in the north-west, and farther down from the Pakistan with the exception of some areas on each side of the river.

It is believed to have been founded by Feroz shah Tughluq in the 14th century. Another version claims that it was founded by a Bhatti chief called Feroz Khan.

Three heroic martyrs of India's freedom struggle Shaheed Bhagat Singh and his associates Shaheed Rajguru and Shaheed Sukhdev have their final resting place on the banks of the river Sutlej in Firozpur. On March 23, 1931, despite popular protest, these three heros were executed in Lahore secretly and left their bodies in gunnybags on the banks of Sutlej River.

Geography of Firozpur
Languages spoken are Punjabi

The Nearest Airtport to Firozpur is Ludhiana Airport., and other popular disctrict head offices are Old SDM Office Ferozepur, Cantonment Board Office, Central Jail, Divisional Railway Office, Firozpur Division, Northern Railways, India, The nearby Fire service for this district is Moga Fire Station. The District Library is Muncipal Library.The Head Post office for this district is in Cantt Post Office Ferozepur S.O. and the Railway Station is Firozpur City (station).
Firozpur District Nearest Airport:
Ludhiana Airport
NH 1, Near Zimidaran Dhaba, Sahnewal, Ludhiana, Punjab 141120, India
0161 284 4569
Firozpur District Fire Station:
Moga Fire Station
Punjabi Jutti Market Rd, Dashmesh Nagar, Moga, Punjab 142001, India
098723 18018
Firozpur District Libraries:
Muncipal Library
Dhobi Mohalla, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Swami Vivkananda Library
Guru Ram Dass Nagar, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Firozpur District Head POST OFFICE:
Cantt Post Office Ferozepur S.O
Cantonment Area, Near Railway Station, Ferozepur, Punjab 152001, India
Timings: 0900 - 1700 (closed)

0163 224 2560
Firozpur District Railway Zone:
Firozpur City
Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Firozpur District Offices:
Old SDM Office Ferozepur
Railway Colony, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
0163 224 4008
Cantonment Board Office
Cantonment Area, Ferozepur, Punjab 152001, India
0163 224 4333
Central Jail
Model Town, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Divisional Railway Office, Firozpur Division, Northern Railways, India
Cantonment Area, Ferozepur, Punjab 152001, India
0163 224 4008

Firozpur District Tehsils List

Firozpur District Tehsils population in 2011, Below is the list of Firozpur Tehsils househods, total population and as per male and female statistics.
TehsilsPopulation 2011MaleFemaleHouseholds
Ghall Khurd142,75275,06067,69226,823
Guru Har Sahai151,31579,11072,20528,249
Khuian Sarwar183,68897,16686,52234,319

Districts of Punjab

Cities/Towns of Punjab

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