Mewat Development Agency, Nuh

District Profile

Nuh, adjacent to District Gurugram, is a land of rich cultural heritage with historical background. The Meos, who trace their roots to the early Aryan invasion of Northern India, call themselves Kshatriyas and have preserved their social and cultural traits to a surprisingly to the large extent. Geographically, Nuh District is situated between 26-degree and 30-degree North Latitude and 76-degree and 78-degree East longitude. Gurugram district bounds it on its North, while Rewari district lies to its West and Palwal district to its East. On South, the district shares its boundary with the State of Rajasthan. Nuh district is largely comprises of planes. Inconsistency in NUH topography is evident from its patches of land with hills and hillock of the Aravali Mountain on the one hand and plains on the other. Thus, physio-graphically the area is divided into two tracts- upland and low land.

Population
S.N.

Particulars

Total

Total

Rural

Urban

1

Population

Total

Male

Female

1089263

571162

518101

965157

506086

459071

124106

65076

59030

2

Population(Age 0-6)

Total

Male

Female

248128

130168

117960

225069

117967

107102

23059

12201

10858

3

SC Population

Total

Male

Female

75251

39743

35508

57238

30312

26926

18013

9431

8582

4

Literate

Total

Male

Female

454897

308435

146462

384749

266086

118663

70148

42349

27799

5

Sex Ratio(Female per 1000 males)

Total

905

907

903

Cultivation
S.N.

Particulars

Figure

1

Total Area

153257 Hect.

2

Cultivable Area

113550 Hect.

3

Cultivated Area

108334 Hect.

4

Net irrigation Area

By Canal

by T/Well

Total

.

16432 Hect.

59527 Hect.

75959 Hect.

5

No. of Tractor

5688

6

No. of Seed cum fertilizer drill

3110

7

Crop intensity

150%

8

No. of Hafed Sale Centre

3

9

No. of HSDC Sale Centre

3