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Hirakud Town Population Census 2011 - 2023

Hirakud is a Notified Area Committee city in district of Sambalpur, Orissa. The Hirakud city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Hirakud Notified Area Committee has population of 30,207 of which 15,698 are males while 14,509 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3513 which is 11.63 % of total population of Hirakud (NAC). In Hirakud Notified Area Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 924 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Hirakud is around 903 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Hirakud city is 84.00 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Hirakud, Male literacy is around 90.39 % while female literacy rate is 77.11 %.

Hirakud Notified Area Committee has total administration over 6,963 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Notified Area Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Hirakud 2022 - 2023 Population

Current estimated population of Hirakud Notified Area Committee in 2023 is approximately 41,000. The schedule census of 2021 for Hirakud city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Hirakud city will be conducted in 2023 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Hirakud town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.

Hirakud Caste Factor

Hirakud (NAC) of Sambalpur has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.72 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.20 % of total population in Hirakud (NAC).

Hirakud Work Profile

Out of total population, 10,640 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,838 were males while 1,802 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 10640 working population, 87.11 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.89 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Hirakud Population Religion Data

Religion Percentage
Hindu 92.34%
Muslim 1.39%
Christian 5.63%
Sikh 0.55%
Buddhist 0.01%
Jain 0.00%
Others 0.01%
No Religion 0.08%

Hirakud City Ward List

# Ward Population
1 Hirakud Ward No - 1 2473
2 Hirakud Ward No - 2 1289
3 Hirakud Ward No - 3 2078
4 Hirakud Ward No - 4 1882
5 Hirakud Ward No - 5 2589
6 Hirakud Ward No - 6 2596
7 Hirakud Ward No - 7 1799
8 Hirakud Ward No - 8 2107
9 Hirakud Ward No - 9 1002
10 Hirakud Ward No - 10 2091
11 Hirakud Ward No - 11 2122
12 Hirakud Ward No - 12 1248
13 Hirakud Ward No - 13 1365
14 Hirakud Ward No - 14 1186
15 Hirakud Ward No - 15 1652
16 Hirakud Ward No - 16 1283
17 Hirakud Ward No - 17 1445

Hirakud City/Town Future Population 2021-2031

Hirakud City Population
2011 30,207
2021 39,000
2022 40,000
2023 41,000
2024 42,000
2025 43,000
2026 44,000
2027 45,000
2028 46,000
2029 47,000
2030 48,000
2031 49,000