GURUGRAM (GURGAON) DISTRICT is one of the 21 districts of Haryana
state in northern
Gurugram (Gurgaon) city is the
administrative headquarters of the district. The population is
1,660,289 which includes revenue tehsils which are now part of Mewat
It is one of the southern districts of Haryana. On its north, it is
bounded by the district of Jhajjar and the Union Territory of Delhi.
Faridabad district lies to its east. On its south, lie the districts
Palwal and Mewat. To its west lies
Rewari district .
* 1 Geography
* 2 Divisions
* 3 Industries
* 4 Demographics
* 5 References
* 6 External links
This district contains many small hill ranges which are part of the
Aravali and Mangar Bani ranges.
The district is divided into 3 sub-divisions:
Gurgaon North, Gurgaon
South and Pataudi, which are further divided into five revenue tehsils
Farukh Nagar ,
Manesar . It also
comprises four rural development blocks,
There are 4
Haryana Vidhan Sabha constituencies located in this
district: Pataudi, Badshahpur,
Gurgaon and Sohna. All of these are
Lok Sabha constituency .
A large number of industries and offices have been established in
Sohna Road. Cyber City on NH8 is a popular
location where most Multi National Companies (MNC) have taken large
office spaces. While many other modern commercial clusters have come
up on Udyog Vihar ,
Manesar , Rajiv Chowk,
Sohna Road, Golf Course
According to the 2011 census
Gurgaon district has a population of
1,514,085, roughly equal to the nation of
Gabon or the US state of
Hawaii . This gives it a ranking of 328th in
India (out of a total of
640 ). The district has a population density of 1,241 inhabitants per
square kilometre (3,210/sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the
decade 2001-2011 was 73.93%.
Gurgaon has a sex ratio of 853 females
for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 84.4%.
RELIGION IN GURGAON DISTRICT (2011)