Thane District Population, Maharashtra - Census India 2011

Thane is one of district of Maharashtra in India. There are 15 Talukas, 1,721 villages and 51 towns in Thane district.

As per the Census India 2011, Thane district has 25,29,165 households, population of 1,10,60,148 of which 58,65,078 are males and 51,95,070 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 13,27,146 which is 12% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Thane district is around 886 compared to 929 which is average of Maharashtra state. The literacy rate of Thane district is 74.39% out of which 78.28% males are literate and 69.98% females are literate. The total area of Thane is 9,558 sq.km with population density of 1,157 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 23.01% of population lives in Urban area and 76.99% lives in Rural area. There are 6.6% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 13.95% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Thane district.

Thane Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total1,10,60,148100%
Hindu87,16,05578.81%
Muslim13,55,63012.26%
Buddhist4,49,6174.07%
Christian2,80,7002.54%
Jain1,72,0521.56%
Sikh39,1490.35%
Religion not stated37,0830.34%
Other religions and persuasions9,8620.09%

Thane Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)1,098.218,459.79
Number of households19,87,5665,41,599
Total Population85,14,67825,45,470
Population (%)53.61%48.92%
Male Population45,64,94213,00,136
Female Population39,49,73612,45,334
Sex Ratio865958
Literacy (%)78.54%60.5%

List of Talukas in Thane

Check out complete list of all Talukas of Thane district, Maharashtra
TalukaPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Thane37,87,036400.049467872
Kalyan15,65,417312.725006908
Vasai13,43,402544.382468893
Bhiwandi11,41,386698.721634746
Ambarnath5,65,340328.121723914
Palghar5,50,1661,041.85528907
Ulhasnagar5,06,0981338931881
Dahanu4,02,0951,012.883971015
Shahapur3,14,1031,616.16194957
Murbad1,90,652921.70207961
Vada1,78,370748.51238939
Talasari1,54,818255.636061026
Jawhar1,40,187620.212261022
Vikramgad1,37,625528.292611009
Mokhada83,453515.791621002

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Thane Population Facts

Number of Households25,29,165
Population1,10,60,148
Male Population58,65,078 (53.03%)
Female Population51,95,070 (46.97%)
Children Population13,27,146
Area9,558 km2
Population density/km21,157
Sex-ratio886
Literacy74.39%
Male Literacy78.28%
Female Literacy69.98%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %13.95%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %6.6%

Map of Thane, Maharashtra