About Faridkot District
Faridkot District is one among 20 Districts of Punjab State ,India.
Faridkot District Administrative head quarter is Faridkot.
It is is Located 227 KM East towards
State capital Chandigarh .
Faridkot District population is 618008.
It is 16 th Largest District in the State by population.
Geography and Climate Faridkot District
It is Located at Latitude-30.6, Longitude-74.7.
Faridkot District is
sharing border with
Firozepur District to the North
Faridkot District occupies an area of approximately 1475.70 square kilometres.
. Its in the 210 meters to 202 meters elevation range.This District belongs to
Northern India .
Climate of Faridkot District
It is not Hot in summer.
Faridkot District summer highest day temperature is in between
19 ° C to 46° C .
Average temperatures of
January is 12 ° C ,
February is 14 ° C ,
March is 20 ° C ,
April is 28 ° C ,
May is 34 ° C
DemoGraphics of Faridkot District
Punjabi is the Local Language here.
Faridkot District is divided into 2 Tehsils ,
Panchayats , 276 Villages.
Census 2011 of Faridkot District
Faridkot district Total population is 618008 according to census 2011.Males are 327161 and Females are
290847 .Literate people are 408874 among total.Its total area is 1475.70 km².
It is the 16 th largest district in the state by Population .
But 12 th Largest District in the state By Area.
511 st Largest District in the Country By Population.
12 th highest District in the State By literacy rate.
369 th highest District in the Country By literacy rate.its literacy Rate is 70.6
Faridkot District Tourism
Faridkot Fort ,
elegant fort ,
Moti Mahal ,
Gurdwara Sahib ,
Modi Khana ,
Quilla Mubarak ,
Darbar Gan ,
are the Tourist destinations to Visit.
District Headquarters Faridkot is well connected by road .
Kot Kapura ,
are the Cities in this district having road connectivity to major towns and remote villages.
Faridkot is about 227 KM
by road to Chandigarh( Capital of Punjab )
Some of the rail way stations in district are
Kot Kapura ,
Gangsar Jaitu ,
Chand Bhan ,
Rmna Albel Sngh ,
Ajitgill Matta ,
Ppli Pkhi Kalan
.... which connects most of the towns and villages in the District.
Punjab Roadways ( PUNBUS ) runs Busses from Major cities to Towns and Villages in this District.