Ludhiana District

Population: 3,487,882 (2011)

State: Punjab

Language: Punjabi

Headquarters: Ludhiana


Area: 3577 square kilometers

Density of population: 975 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 82.50 % - Male: 86.30 %, Female: 78.20 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:869


Boundaries of Ludhiana District


North: River Sutlej

South: Sangrur District and Patiala District, Punjab

East: Rupnagar District, Punjab

West: Moga District, Punjab


Ludhiana District Average Rainfall: 731.5 mm

Ludhiana District Average Temperature in Summer: 29.7 deg C

Ludhiana District Average Temperature in Winter: 17 deg C





Major Rivers: River Sutlej, River Budha Nallah

Tehsils: Ludhiana East, Ludhiana West, Jagraon, Samrala, Khanna, Payal, Raikot, Ludhiana Central

Sub Tehsils: Dehlon, Koom Kalan, Machhiwara, Maloud, Mullanpur Dakha, Sidhwan Bet

Assembly Constituencies: Jagraon, Doraha, Ludhiana West, Ludhiana North, Ludhiana East, Ludhiana South, Gill, Sahnewal, Samrala, Raikot, Payal, Khanna


Ludhiana District Nearby Attractions


1. Nehru Rose Garden

2. Hardy’s World Amusement Park

3. Tiger Safari

4. Maharaja Ranjit Singh War Museum

5. Children’s Traffic Training Park

6. Atam Park


Ludhiana District Facts: NH 1 and NH 95 pass through this district. It is one of the largest manufacturers of sewing machines. Ludhiana Stock Exchange Association is located here.    


Major Agricultural Products: Paddy, wheat, maize


Major Industrial Products: Machine parts, auto parts, house hold appliances, hosiery, garments


Major Educational Institutions: Punjab Agricultural University, Bhutta College of Engineering and Technology, Ludhiana College of Engineering and Technology, Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, SCD Government College for Boys, SDP College for Women, Khalsa College, Gujranwala Guru Nanak Institute of Management and Technologies


What is Ludhiana District Famous For: Woolen sweaters and Cotton T-shirts


Shopping Malls and Bazaars: Ansal Plaza, Westend Mall, Flamez Mall, Gold Souk Grande, JMD Mall, Omaxe Plaza, Elite Arcade, Kunal Towers, Silver Arc, Chaura Bazaar, Ghumar Mandi, Gulati Chonk, Sarabha Nagar Market, Gill Road, Model Town


Famous People From Ludhiana District: Dharmendra, Sukhdev Thapar, Sudarshan Agarwal, Sunil Mittal, Divya Dutta, Shilpi Sharma, Gulzar Singh Sandhu, Mohan Singh, Naina Dhaliwal, Juhi Chawla


Ludhiana District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Saturday Jun 9 , 2012


Places in Ludhiana District