Hisar city is governed by Municipal Corporation which comes under Hisar Metropolitan Region. The Hisar city is located in Haryana state of India.
The current estimate population of Hisar city in 2023 is
, while Hisar metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Hisar city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Hisar city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Hisar city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Hisar in 2011 is 301,383. Although Hisar city has population of 301,383; its urban / metropolitan population is 307,024.
Hisar Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Hisar city are 226,280 of which 130,507 are males while 95,773 are females. Average literacy rate of Hisar city is 84.65 percent of which male and female literacy was 90.23 and 78.06 percent.
The sex ratio of Hisar city is 846 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 832 per 1000 boys.
Hisar Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Hisar city & its Out Growth numbers 20,103 in which population of 101,962 resides. This is around 33.21% of total population of Hisar city & its outgrowth which is 307,024.
Hinduism is majority religion in Hisar city with 97.04 % followers.
Sikhism is second most popular religion in Hisar city with 0.97 % following it.
In Hisar city, Islam is followed by 0.94 %, Jainism by 0.62 %, Christinity by 0.97 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.14 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.