Gahmar is largest village in India and Other Interesting Facts(link)

Villages were there before cities.Villages are basic units of settlements in India. Gahmar is largest village in India, situated in Ghazipur district of Uttar Pradesh. It has a population of 25,000, roughly more than Countries like Bermuda. It is in fact largest village in world today.

According to the 2011 census of India, 68.84% of Indians live in Total 640,867 different villages.

Uttar pradesh has most number of villages in country.The state has more than 1 Lac villages.

Bihar has highest number of villages per square Km. It is having approximately 2 village in a 3 sq. km. area.

Ha village in Arunachal Pradesh is smallest named village in india, and Jangal Mehfuja Mehduda Nain Gujran Tihra village in Himachal Pradesh is longest named village in India.

List of States/UT with Number of Villages in Them
Andaman & nicobar islands – (558 Villages)

Andhra pradesh – (28236 Villages)

Arunachal pradesh – (5589 Villages)

Assam – (24925 Villages)

Bihar – (44937 Villages)

Chandigarh – (11 Villages)

Chhattisgarh – (20179 Villages)

Dadra & nagar haveli – (69 Villages)

Daman & diu – (24 Villages)

Delhi – (221 Villages)

Goa – (396 Villages)

Gujarat – (18511 Villages)

Haryana – (6929 Villages)

Himachal pradesh – (20700 Villages)

Jammu & kashmir – (6681 Villages)

Jharkhand – (32582 Villages)

Karnataka – (29535 Villages)

Kerala – (1494 Villages)

Lakshadweep – (26 Villages)

Madhya pradesh – (55101 Villages)

Maharashtra – (43942 Villages)

Manipur – (2611 Villages)

Meghalaya – (6850 Villages)

Mizoram – (829 Villages)

Nagaland – (1001 Villages)

Odisha – (51527 Villages)

Puducherry – (94 Villages)

Punjab – (12714 Villages)

Rajasthan – (44822 Villages)

Sikkim – (451 Villages)

Tamil nadu – (16368 Villages)

Tripura – (900 Villages)

Uttar pradesh – (107105 Villages)

Uttarakhand – (16852 Villages)

West bengal – (41014 Villages)

Source:  Villages in India


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6 Responses to Gahmar is largest village in India and Other Interesting Facts(link)

  1. Vivek says:

    Bro popolation is a little more than 25000 not 75000. Please corrrect it.


  2. amit says:

    bass hisar is the largest village in India with 35000 population acc to census 2011.plz check


  3. Sanjeeb says:

    Aley basti……. In which state is this village situated?


  4. User 2020 says:

    Gahmar is the most populated village in Asia but it is not the largest village in Asia .



    Margam in the district of Birbhum in West Bengal should be the largest village in India with a population of 30,055 as per 2011 census.


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