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Districts of Uttar Pradesh, grouped by division
Districts of Uttar Pradesh, grouped by division

Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state in India, has 75 districts. These districts, most of which have populations above 10 lakhs, and are grouped into 18 divisions for administrative convenience.

Division wise listing of districts

Divisions Headquarters Districts Divisional Commissioner Official Website of division District Magistrate Official website of district Map
Agra division Agra Amit Gupta N/A
  • DM Agra: Prabhu Narain Singh
  • DM Mathura: Navneet Singh Chahal
  • DM Mainpuri: Mahendra Bahadur Singh
  • DM Firozabad: Chandra Vijay Singh
  • Agra: agra.nic.in
  • Mathura: mathura.nic.in
  • Mainpuri: mainpuri.nic.in
  • Firozabad: firozabad.nic.in
Agra Mandal.png
Aligarh division Aligarh Gaurav Dayal N/A
  • DM Aligarh: Chandra Bhushan Singh
  • DM Etah: Ankit Kumar Agrawal
  • DM Hathras: Ramesh Ranjan
  • DM Kasganj: Chandra Prakash Singh
  • Aligarh: aligarh.nic.in
  • Etah: etah.nic.in
  • Hathras: hathras.nic.in
  • Kasganj: kasganj.nic.in
Aligarh division.svg
Allahabad division Allahabad Sanjay Goyal prayagrajdivision.nic.in
  • DM Allahabad: Sanjay Kumar Khatri
  • DM Fatehpur: Apurva Dubey
  • DM Kaushambi: Sujeet Kumar
  • DM Pratapgarh: Dr. Nitin Bansal
  • Allahabad: prayagraj.nic.in
  • Fatehpur: fatehpur.nic.in
  • Kaushambi: kaushambi.nic.in
  • Pratapgarh: pratapgarh.nic.in
Allahabad division.svg
Azamgarh division Azamgarh Vijay Vishwas Pant N/A
  • DM Azamgarh: Rajesh Kumar
  • DM Ballia: Aditi Singh
  • DM Mau: Amit Singh Bansal
  • Azamgarh: azamgarh.nic.in
  • Ballia: ballia.nic.in
  • Mau: mau.nic.in
Azamgarh division.svg
Bareilly division Bareilly R. Ramesh Kumar N/A
  • DM Bareilly: Nitish Kumar
  • DM Pilibhit: Pulkit Khare
  • Shahjahanpur: Indra Vikram Singh
  • DM Badaun: Deepa Ranjan
  • Bareilly: bareilly.nic.in
  • Pilibhit: pilibhit.nic.in
  • Shahjahanpur: shahjahanpur.nic.in
  • Badaun: budaun.nic.in
Bareilly division.svg
Basti division Basti Anil Kumar Sagar N/A
  • DM Basti: Saumya Agrawal
  • DM Sant Kabir Nagar: Divya Mittal
  • DM Siddharthnagar: Deepak Meena
  • Basti: basti.nic.in
  • Sant Kabir Nagar: sknagar.nic.in
  • Siddharthnagar: siddharthnagar.nic.in
Basti division.svg
Chitrakoot division Banda Dinesh Kumar Singh II N/A
  • DM Banda: Anand Kumar Singh II
  • DM Chitrakoot: Shubhrant Shukla
  • DM Hamirpur: Gyaneshwar Tripathi
  • DM Mahoba: Manoj Kumar
  • Banda: banda.nic.in
  • Chitrakoot: chitrakoot.nic.in
  • Hamirpur: hamirpur.nic.in
  • Mahoba: mahoba.nic.in
Chitrakoot division.svg
Devipatan division Gonda S.V.S Rangarao N/A
  • DM Bahraich: Dr. Dinesh Chandra
  • DM Balrampur: Shruti
  • DM Gonda: Markandey Shahi
  • DM Shravasti: T.K. Shibu
  • Bahraich: bahraich.nic.in
  • Balrampur: balrampur.nic.in
  • Gonda: gonda.nic.in
  • Shravasti: shravasti.nic.in
Devipatan division.svg
Faizabad division Ayodhya Mahendra Prasad Agrawal N/A
  • DM Faizabad: Anuj Kumar Jha
  • DM Ambedkarnagar: Samuel Paul N
  • DM Barabanki: Dr. Adarsh Singh
  • DM Sultanpur: Ravish Gupta
  • DM Amethi: Arun Kumar
  • Faizabad: ayodhya.nic.in
  • Ambedkar Nagar: ambedkarnagar.nic.in
  • Barabanki: barabanki.nic.in
  • Sultanpur: sultanpur.nic.in
  • Amethi: amethi.nic.in
Faizabad division.svg
Gorakhpur division Gorakhpur Ravikumar N.G N/A
  • DM Deoria: Ashutosh Niranjan
  • DM Gorakhpur: K. Vijyendra Pandian
  • DM Kushinagar: S. Rajalingam
  • DM Maharajganj: Dr. Ujjwal Kumar
  • Deoria: deoria.nic.in
  • Gorakhpur: gorakhpur.nic.in
  • Kushinagar: kushinagar.nic.in
  • Maharajganj: maharajganj.nic.in
Gorakhpur division.svg
Jhansi division Jhansi Ajay Shankar Pandey N/A
  • DM Jalaun: Priyanka Niranjan
  • DM Jhansi: Andra Vamsi
  • DM Lalitpur: A. Dinesh Kumar
  • Jalaun: jalaun.nic.in
  • Jhansi: jhansi.nic.in
  • Lalitpur: lalitpur.nic.in
Jhansi division.svg
Kanpur division Kanpur Dr. Raj Shekhar N/A
  • DM Auraiya: Sunil Kumar Verma
  • DM Etawah: Shruti Singh
  • DM Farrukhabad: Manvendra Singh
  • DM Kannauj: Rakesh Kumar Mishra
  • DM Kanpur Dehat: Jitendra Pratap Singh
  • DM Kanpur Nagar: Alok Tiwari
  • Auraiya: auraiya.nic.in
  • Etawah: etawah.nic.in
  • Farrukhabad: farrukhabad.nic.in
  • Kannauj: kannauj.nic.in
  • Kanpur Dehat: kanpurdehat.nic.in
  • Kanpur Nagar: kanpurnagar.nic.in
Kanpur division.svg
Lucknow division Lucknow Ranjan Kumar N/A
  • DM Hardoi: Avinash Kumar
  • DM Lakhimpur Kheri: Dr. A. Chaurasiya
  • DM Lucknow: Abhishek Prakash
  • DM Raebareli: Vaibhav Srivastava
  • DM Sitapur: Vishal Bhardwaj
  • DM Unnao: Ravindra Kumar I
  • Hardoi: hardoi.nic.in
  • Lakhimpur Kheri: kheri.nic.in
  • Lucknow: lucknow.nic.in
  • Raebareli: raebareli.nic.in
  • Sitapur: sitapur.nic.in
  • Unnao: unnao.nic.in
Lucknow division.svg
Meerut division Meerut Surendra Singh N/A
  • DM Baghpat: Raj Kamal Yadav
  • DM Bulandshahar: Ravindra Kumar II
  • DM Gautam Buddh Nagar: Suhas L.Y
  • DM Ghaziabad: Rakesh Singh II
  • DM Meerut: K. Balaji
  • DM Hapur: Anuj Singh
  • Baghpat: bagpat.nic.in
  • Bulandshahar: bulandshahr.nic.in
  • G.B Nagar: gbnagar.nic.in
  • Ghaziabad: ghaziabad.nic.in
  • Meerut: meerut.nic.in
  • Hapur: hapur.nic.in
Meerut division.svg
Mirzapur division Mirzapur Yogeshwar Ram Mishra N/A
  • DM Mirzapur: Praveen Kumar Laxkar
  • DM Sant Ravidas Nagar: Aaryka Akhouri
  • DM Sonbhadra: Abhihek Singh II
  • Mirzapur: mirzapur.nic.in
  • Sant Ravidas Nagar: bhadohi.nic.in
  • Sonbhadra: sonbhadra.nic.in
Mirzapur division.svg
Moradabad division Moradabad Aunjunay Kumar Singh N/A
  • DM Bijnor: Umesh Mishra
  • DM Amroha: Bal Krishna Tripathi
  • DM Moradabad: Shailendra Kumar Singh
  • DM Rampur: Ravindra Kumar Mandar
  • DM Sambhal: Sanjeev Ranjan
  • Bijnor: bijnor.nic.in
  • Amroha: amroha.nic.in
  • Moradabad: moradabad.nic.in
  • Rampur: rampur.nic.in
  • Sambhal: sambhal.nic.in
Moradabad division.svg
Saharanpur division Saharanpur A.V Rajamouli N/A
  • DM Muzaffarnagar: Selva Kumari J.
  • DM Saharanpur: Akhilesh Singh
  • DM Shamli: Jasjit Kaur
  • Muzaffarnagar: muzaffarnagar.nic.in
  • Saharanpur: saharanpur.nic.in
  • Shamli: shamli.nic.in
Saharanpur mandal.png
Varanasi division Varanasi Deepak Agrawal N/A
  • DM Chandauli: Sanjeev Singh
  • DM Ghazipur: Mangla Prasad Singh
  • DM Jaunpur: Manish Kumar Verma
  • DM Varanasi: Kaushal Raj Sharma
  • Chandauli: chandauli.nic.in
  • Ghazipur: ghazipur.nic.in
  • Jaunpur: jaunpur.nic.in
  • Varanasi: varanasi.nic.in
Varanasi division.svg

Area-wise listing of districts

Code[1] District[2] Headquarters Division Population[3] Area[3] Density (/km2)[3] Map

Police Station

AG Agra Agra Agra 4,418,797 4,041 1093
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Agra.svg
AL Aligarh Aligarh Aligarh 3,673,889 3,650 1007
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Aligarh.svg
AH Allahabad Allahabad Allahabad 5,954,391 5,482 1086
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Allahabad.svg
AN Ambedkar Nagar Akbarpur Faizabad 2,397,888 2,350 1020
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Ambedkar Nagar.svg
AM Amethi Gauriganj Faizabad 2,050,133 2,651 773
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Amethi.svg
JP Amroha Amroha Moradabad 1,840,221 2,249 818
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Amroha.svg
AU Auraiya Auraiya Kanpur 1,379,545 2,016 684
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Auraiya.svg
AZ Azamgarh Azamgarh Azamgarh 4,613,913 4,054 1138
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Azamgarh.svg
BD Badaun Badaun Bareilly 3,127,621 1,321 2368
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Badaun.svg
BG Bagpat Baghpat Meerut 1,303,048 5,237 249
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Baghpat.svg
BH Bahraich Bahraich Devipatan 3,487,731 2,981 1170
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Bahraich.svg
BL Ballia Ballia Azamgarh 3,239,774 3,349 967
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Ballia.svg
BP Balrampur Balrampur Devipatan 2,148,665 4,408 487
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Balrampur.svg
BN Banda Banda Chitrakoot 1,799,410 4,402 409
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Banda.svg
BB Barabanki Barabanki Faizabad 3,260,699 4,120 791
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Barabanki.svg
BR Bareilly Bareilly Bareilly 4,448,359 2,688 1655
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Bareilly.svg
BS Basti Basti Basti 2,464,464 4,561 540
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Basti.svg
BI Bijnor Bijnor Moradabad 3,682,713 4,262 864
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Bijnor.svg
BU Bulandshahr Bulandshahr Meerut 3,499,171 4,512 776
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Bulandshahr.svg
CD Chandauli Chandauli Varanasi 1,952,756 2,541 768
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Chandauli.svg
CT Chitrakoot Chitrakoot Chitrakoot 991,730 3,216 308
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Chitrakoot.svg
DE Deoria Deoria Gorakhpur 3,100,946 2,540 1221
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Deoria.svg
ET Etah Etah Aligarh 1,774,480 2,431 730
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Etah.svg
EW Etawah Etawah Kanpur 1,581,810 2,311 684
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Etawah.svg
FZ Faizabad Ayodhya Faizabad 2,470,996 2,341 1056
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Faizabad.svg
FR Farrukhabad Fatehgarh Kanpur 1,885,204 2,181 864
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Farrukhabad.svg
FT Fatehpur Fatehpur Allahabad 2,632,733 4,152 634
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Fatehpur.svg
FI Firozabad Firozabad Agra 2,498,156 2,407 1038
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Firozabad.svg
GB Gautam Buddha Nagar Greater Noida Meerut 1,648,115 720 2288
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Gautam Buddha Nagar.svg
GZ Ghaziabad Ghaziabad Meerut 3,343,334 1,179 2836
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Ghaziabad.svg
GP Ghazipur Ghazipur Varanasi 3,620,268 3,377 1072
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Ghazipur.svg
GN Gonda Gonda Devipatan 3,433,919 4,003 858
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Gonda.svg
GR Gorakhpur Gorakhpur Gorakhpur 4,440,895 3,321 1337
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Gorakhpur.svg
HM Hamirpur Hamirpur Chitrakoot 1,104,285 4,021 275
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Hamirpur.svg
HA Hapur Hapur Meerut 1,338,311 649 2061
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Hapur.svg
HR Hardoi Hardoi Lucknow 4,092,845 5,986 684
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Hardoi.svg
HT Hathras Hathras Aligarh 1,564,708 1,840 850
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Hathras.svg
JL Jalaun Orai Jhansi 1,689,974 4,565 370
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Jalaun.svg
JU Jaunpur Jaunpur Varanasi 4,494,204 4,038 1113
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Jaunpur.svg
JH Jhansi Jhansi Jhansi 1,998,603 5,024 398
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Jhansi.svg
KJ Kannauj Kannauj Kanpur 1,656,616 2,093 792
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Kannauj.svg
KD Kanpur Dehat Akbarpur Kanpur 1,796,184 3,021 595
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Kanpur Dehat.svg
KN Kanpur Nagar Kanpur Kanpur 4,581,268 3,155 1452
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Kanpur Nagar.svg
KG Kasganj Kasganj Aligarh 1,436,719 1,955 735
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Kasganj.svg
KS Kaushambi Manjhanpur Allahabad 1,599,596 1,779 899
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Kaushambi.svg
KU Kushinagar Padarauna Gorakhpur 4,021,243 7,680 524
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Kushinagar.svg
LK Lakhimpur Kheri Kheri Lucknow 3,564,544 2,905 1227
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Lakhimpur Kheri.svg
LA Lalitpur Lalitpur Jhansi 1,221,592 5,039 242
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Lalitpur.svg
LU Lucknow Lucknow Lucknow 4,589,838 2,528 1816
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Lucknow.svg
MG Maharajganj Maharajganj Gorakhpur 2,684,703 2,952 909
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Maharajganj.svg
MH Mahoba Mahoba Chitrakoot 875,958 3,144 279
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Mahoba.svg
MP Mainpuri Mainpuri Agra 1,868,529 2,760 677
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Mainpuri.svg
MT Mathura Mathura Agra 2,547,184 3,340 763
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Mathura.svg
MB Mau Mau Azamgarh 2,205,968 1,713 1288
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Mau.svg
ME Meerut Meerut Meerut 3,443,689 2,559 1346
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Meerut.svg
MI Mirzapur Mirzapur Mirzapur 2,496,970 4,405 567
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Mirzapur.svg
MO Moradabad Moradabad Moradabad 3,126,507 2,233 1400
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Moradabad.svg
MU Muzaffarnagar Muzaffarnagar Saharanpur 2,869,934 2,742 1047
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Muzaffarnagar.svg
PI Pilibhit Pilibhit Bareilly 2,031,007 3,686 551
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Pilibhit.svg
PR Pratapgarh Pratapgarh Allahabad 3,209,141 3,717 863
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Pratapgarh.svg
RB Rae Bareli Rae Bareli Lucknow 2,903,507 3,937 737
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Raebareli.svg
RA Rampur Rampur Moradabad 2,335,819 2,367 987
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Rampur.svg
SA Saharanpur Saharanpur Saharanpur 3,466,382 3,689 940
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Saharanpur.svg
SK Sant Kabir Nagar Khalilabad Basti 2,199,774 2,390 920
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Sant Kabir Nagar.svg
SR Sant Ravidas Nagar Gyanpur Mirzapur 1,715,183 1,646 1042
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Sant Ravidas Nagar.svg
SM Sambhal Sambhal Moradabad 1,578,213 1,015 1555
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Sambhal.svg
SJ Shahjahanpur Shahjahanpur Bareilly 3,006,538 4,388 685
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Shahjahanpur.svg
SH Shamli Shamli Saharanpur 1,273,578 1,266 1006
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Shamli.svg
SV Shravasti Shravasti Devipatan 1,117,361 1,640 681
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Shravasti.svg
SN Siddharthnagar Siddharthnagar Basti 2,559,297 2,895 884
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Siddharthnagar.svg
SI Sitapur Sitapur Lucknow 4,483,992 5,743 781
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Sitapur.svg
SO Sonbhadra Robertsganj Mirzapur 1,862,559 6,905 270
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Sonbhadra.svg
SU Sultanpur Sultanpur Faizabad 2,249,036 2,457 915
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Sultanpur.svg
UN Unnao Unnao Lucknow 3,108,367 4,558 682
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Unnao.svg
VA Varanasi (Kashi) Varanasi Varanasi 3,676,841 1,535 2395
India Uttar Pradesh districts 2012 Varanasi.svg

Demand for new Districts

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister and MLA from Aonla, Dharampal Singh demanded new Aonla District to be carved out of Bareilly District.[4]

See also

References

  1. ^ "NIC Policy on format of e-mail Address: Appendix (2): Districts Abbreviations as per ISO 3166-2" (PDF). Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India. 18 August 2004. pp. 5–10. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 September 2008. Retrieved 30 January 2009.
  2. ^ "Districts : Uttar Pradesh". Government of India portal. Archived from the original on 10 May 2012. Retrieved 30 January 2009.
  3. ^ a b c "Table A-01 Population by District and Sub-District: India". 2011 Indian census. Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India. 2011.
  4. ^ मिश्रा, अनूप (3 April 2022). "उत्तर प्रदेश में जल्द बनेगा एक नया जिला? राज्य के कैबिनेट मंत्री ने दी ये बड़ी जानकारी". www.abplive.com (in Hindi). Retrieved 21 June 2022.