Dhule District Population, Maharashtra - Census India 2011

Dhule is one of district of Maharashtra in India. There are 4 Talukas, 678 villages and 8 towns in Dhule district.

As per the Census India 2011, Dhule district has 4,08,874 households, population of 20,50,862 of which 10,54,031 are males and 9,96,831 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,73,507 which is 13.34% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Dhule district is around 946 compared to 929 which is average of Maharashtra state. The literacy rate of Dhule district is 63.09% out of which 68.63% males are literate and 57.23% females are literate. The total area of Dhule is 7,195 sq.km with population density of 285 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 72.16% of population lives in Urban area and 27.84% lives in Rural area. There are 6.22% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 31.56% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Dhule district.

Dhule Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total20,50,862100%
Hindu18,25,46089.01%
Muslim1,87,9019.16%
Buddhist13,4050.65%
Jain12,8180.63%
Religion not stated5,2910.26%
Christian3,6530.18%
Sikh1,4220.07%
Other religions and persuasions9120.04%

Dhule Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)116.677,078.33
Number of households1,12,1572,96,717
Total Population5,71,03614,79,826
Population (%)51.68%48.72%
Male Population2,95,1157,58,916
Female Population2,75,9217,20,910
Sex Ratio935950
Literacy (%)76.44%57.94%

List of Talukas in Dhule

Check out complete list of all Talukas of Dhule district, Maharashtra
TalukaPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Dhule8,40,6551,971.81426931
Sakri4,64,9132,409.86193970
Shirpur4,22,1371,510.67279952
Sindkhede3,23,1571,302.66248941

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Dhule Population Facts

Number of Households4,08,874
Population20,50,862
Male Population10,54,031 (51.39%)
Female Population9,96,831 (48.61%)
Children Population2,73,507
Area7,195 km2
Population density/km2285
Sex-ratio946
Literacy63.09%
Male Literacy68.63%
Female Literacy57.23%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %31.56%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %6.22%

Map of Dhule, Maharashtra