District Profile

S.N. Particulars Details
1 Latitude 28 4/ N-28 N- latitude and 77 0/ N-78 N-Longitude.
2 Mean Sea Level 237.44
3 Area in Sq. Km 4252 Kilometer
4 Major Rivers Ganga East and Yamuna West and most of the catchment area covered by Madhya Ganga Canal.
5 Rainfall 782 mm,
6 Temp - Minimum to Max. 1.5 C to 44.5 C
7 No. of Village 1246
8 Tehasils (Name) Bulandshahr, Khurja, Dibai, Sikandrabad,Anuupshahr,Syana
9 Population (2011) 34,98,507
10 Population Density 812 Km-2
11 Population Growth Rate During 2001-2011 16.74% (Av. 1.674% / year)
12 Female-Male Sex Ratio 892/1000
13 Literacy Percent 79.23
14 Major Industry Sugar, Ceramics & pottery. It has 7 sugar mills. Khurja is world fame station (International) for ceramic pottery.
15 Per Capita Income Rs. 34653 per annum.
16 Net Cultivated Area 300225
17 Irrigation Percent 96
18 Cropping Intensity 157 %
19 % Population Engaged in Agriculture 63 %
20 Major Crops-Productivity
Sugarcane 575q/ha
Wheat 39q/ha
Maize 23 q/ha
Sugarcane 575q/ha
21 Fruits Mango, Guava, Bael , Bare, Aonla and litchi
22 Vegetables Potato, Cabbage, Tomato, Green chilli , Brinjal, Pea, Cauliflower, Turnip, raddish, carrot, spinach, Corriandor and Manthi.
23 Flowers Merri gold, Gladiolus, Guldaudi,Rose, Bela, chamali. Chrsanthmum?
24 Major Pest & Disease white grub and top borer in sugarcane, Stem borer and blast in paddy, Stem borer in maize,termite problem in wheat & Paddy, fruit borer, late blight in Potato, leaf curl in tomato. YMV in Urd and Moong
25 Animals Problem Banjhpan, Foot and mouth diseases, worm problems in newly born child. And Gala Ghotu ( H.S.).
26 Soil fertility Status Nitrogen – Low to Medium, Phosphorus – Medium , Potash – Medium to high ,The symptoms of deficiency of sulphur, Zinc, Boron & iron has also been found.
27 Tourist Attraction Avantika Devi tempe-45 km from BSR,Ahar old Shiv Ji temple 45 km from BSR,Balone Devi Temle 60 Km from BSR, Ram Ghat & Raj Ghat Tapo Bhoomi, Narora Atomic Power plant, Anoopshahr ( small Kashi) Famous for Dolphin fish. Kucheshwar fort BB Nagar ( 35 km from BSR)

Area, Production and Productivity of major crops cultivated in the district

S.N. Crop Area (ha) Production (Qtl) Productivity (Qtl /ha)
1 Wheat 197779 7978404 40.34
2 Sugarcane 51473 30495693 592.46
3 Paddy 74681 1753509 23.48
4 Maize 53783 1213344 22.56
5 Pigeon Pea 10795 70923 6.57
6 Rape Seed & Mustard 8013 95675 11.94
7 Moong 1962 12949 6.60
8 Potato 7558 1423322 188.32