Chandigarh is one of the eight Union territories of India, spread in an area of 114 square kilometers.

Chandigarh has just one district, one subdistrict and one block all three with name Chandigarh itself. There are 233 schools, 72 hospitals, 669 ATMs, 570 banks, 56 post offices in Chandigarh.

Current Population

As on 6th December 2023, the current population of Chandigarh is 12.4 lakhs, which includes urban population of 12.4 lakhs and rural population of 71. Its sex ratio is 855 females per 1000 males.

Geography of Chandigarh

Facilities in Chandigarh

Chandigarh overview

TypeUnion Territory
No. of Districts1
No. of Sub-DistrictsOne
No. of BlocksOne
Area114 Km2
Urban Population1240074
Rural Population71
Total Population1240156
Sex Ratio855
Schools233 Schools in Chandigarh
ATMs669 ATMs in Chandigarh
Post Offices56 Pincodes in Chandigarh
Bank Branches570 Banks in Chandigarh

Districts in Chandigarh

Chandigarh has only one district with name Chandigarh.


Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has allocated specific phone series list to be used within the state. You can find Chandigarh mobile number details on

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