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North Delhi is an administrative district of the National Capital Territory of Delhi in India.

North Delhi
North  Delhi is located in Delhi
North  Delhi
North Delhi
Location in Delhi, India
Coordinates: 28°40′35″N 77°13′30″E / 28.676314°N 77.224977°E / 28.676314; 77.224977Coordinates: 28°40′35″N 77°13′30″E / 28.676314°N 77.224977°E / 28.676314; 77.224977
Country  India
State Delhi
Headquarters Narela
 • Body Delhi Municipal Corporation
 • Total 59 km2 (23 sq mi)
Elevation 213 m (699 ft)
 • Official

Hindi, English

Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
Nearest city Sonipat and Ghaziabad
Lok Sabha constituency North Delhi
Civic agency North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC)
Map showing the nine districts of Delhi.

North Delhi is bounded by the Yamuna River on the east, and by the districts of North West Delhi to the north and west, West Delhi to the southwest, Central Delhi to the south, and North East Delhi to the east across the Yamuna.

North Delhi has a population of 779,788 (2001 census), and an area of 59 km², with a population density of 13,019 persons per km².

Administratively, the district is divided into three subdivisions, Sadar Bazar, Kotwali, and Civil Lines.



According to the 2011 census North Delhi has a population of 883,418,[1] roughly equal to the nation of Fiji[2] or the US state of Delaware.[3] This gives it a ranking of 468th in India (out of a total of 640).[1] The district has a population density of 14,973 inhabitants per square kilometre (38,780/sq mi) .[1] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 13.04%.[1] North Delhi has a sex ratio of 871 females for every 1000 males,[1] and a literacy rate of 86.81%.[1]

Medical Establishments: Established in 1982 North Delhi Pathology Clinic an Accredited Reference Medical laboratory of national repute is situated in this area.

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  1. ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". 2011. Retrieved 30 September 2011. 
  2. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 1 October 2011. Fiji 883,125 July 2011 est. 
  3. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 30 September 2011. Delaware 897,934 

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