Jalandhar is a city in Punjab state of India and serves as Mahanagar Palika. It is also one of the districts of Punjab.
As on February 2024, the current population of Jalandhar is 9.68 lakhs out of which 5.13 lakhs are males and rest 4.55 lakhs are females. The sex ratio of this city is 886 females per 1000 males. There are around 89.9 thousands teenagers in Jalandhar. It has literacy rate of 77% which means around 7.48 lakhs persons can read and write. Total 2.64 lakhs people belonging to scheduled caste and 0 scheduled tribe people live in the city. There are around 2.07 lakhs households in Jalandhar, which means every family has 5 members on average. The city has working population of 3.56 lakhs.
Jalandhar has many good schools for education and follwing are popular schools among students.
- Police Dav Public School, jalandhar Cantt
- Army Public School
- M.G.N Public School Adarsh Nagar(West-02)
- Innocent Hearts School, green Model Town Jalandhar
- St. Josephs Boys School, Defence Colony
Jalandhar has many good hospitals for treatment and follwing are popular among people.
- Pasla Sub-Center
- Nawan Pind Sub-Center
- Kadiana Sub-Center
- Urban Primary Health Center Bhargho Camp
- Kala Bahian Sub-Center
Jalandhar has many good banks for financial services and follwing are popular among people.
- AU Small Finance Bank Model Town Jalandhar
- AU Small Finance Bank Nakodar
- AU Small Finance Bank Jalandhar Football Chowk
- Bank of Baroda Adampur, Dist Jalandhar
- Bank of Baroda Mahavir Marg, Jalandhar
Jalandhar is one of the 23 districts of Punjab, spread in an area of 2624 square kilometers. It is divided into 6 Tehsils and 11 blocks. As on 26th February 2024, the current population of Jalandhar district is 24.45 lakhs, which includes urban population of 12.94 lakhs and rural population of 11.51 lakhs. The sex ratio of district is 915 females per 1000 males. There are 5.15 lakhs houses in the district which means every household has around 5 members. There are around 2.26 lakhs teenagers in district. It has literacy rate of 74% which means around 18.08 lakhs persons can read and write. The district has working population of 8.63 lakhs. Total 9.52 lakhs people belonging to scheduled caste live in the district.
Tehsils in Jalandhar district
Jalandhar district has total 6 Tehsil.
Blocks in Jalandhar district
Jalandhar district has total 11 blocks.
Jalandhar Zilla Parishad
Surjit Kaur is the President (Adhyaksha) of Zilla Parishad Jalandhar, who can be contacted at email address firstname.lastname@example.org and mobile number 81969xxx07. The office landline number is 0181-228**31. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is Sukhpal Singh, who can be reached at email address email@example.com and mobile number 98159xxx40. The office address is Zilla Parishad, Nehru Garden, Jalandhar, Pincode - 144001. You can reach there by taking a bus till Jalandhar bus stop which is less than a km away. The office has both internet facility and Wi-Fi facility.Jalandhar Zilla Parishad consists of total 11 Panchayat Samiti.