Udham Singh Nagar District is the food bowl of Uttarakhand State and falls in the Tarai region of Kumaon Divison. The geographical area of the district is 3055 sq. km and aerially it ranks 9th in Uttarakhand state. The district is bounded by Nainital and Champawat districts of Uttarakhand on the north, Moradabad, Rampur, Bareilly and Philibhit districts of Uttar Pradesh on the south, Bijnor district of Uttar Pradesh on west and Nepal on the east.
For administrative convenience, the district has been divided into 7 developmental blocks and 7 tehsils, viz. Japsur, Kashipur, Bazpur, Gadarpur, Rudrapur, Sitargunj and Khatima with the district’s headquarters at Rudrapur. It has 669 inhabited villages.
|Sex Ratio||919 (F:M)|
|Literacy Rate (%)||Overall: 74% Female: 66%|
Source: Census 2011