Geographical Information

Kangra
—  Town  —
Country
INDIA
State
Himachal Pradesh
District
Kangra
Population
9,528 (Male -4892 & Female-4636 )
Total urban SC Population
752(Male-374 & Female-378)
Total urban ST population
33(Male-21 & Female-12)
Total General population
8743 (Male-4497 & Female-4246)

The district of Kangra extends from the Jalandhar Doab far into the southern ranges of the Himalaya. It is a town at the confluence of the Bener River and Majhi River, and Beas is an important river here.

As of 2009 India census, Kangra had a population of 9154. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Kangra has an average literacy rate of 83%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 85%, and female literacy is 81%. In Kangra, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age. BPL families/PERSONS- 365.