Gautam Buddha Nagar is a district located in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The district was carved out of the erstwhile Ghaziabad district in 1997. The district headquarters is located in the city of Noida, which is a part of the National Capital Region (NCR) of India. The district is named after Gautam Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, who is said to have attained enlightenment in nearby Bodh Gaya.
Gautam Buddha Nagar is located in the western part of the state of Uttar Pradesh. It is bordered by the Yamuna river to the east and the Hindon river to the west. The district has a total area of 1,456 square kilometers, and is predominantly flat, with some hilly areas in the south.
The district is located at a distance of approximately 20 kilometers from the national capital, Delhi. The city of Noida is the main commercial hub of the district, and is located along the Yamuna Expressway, which connects Delhi with Agra.
As per the 2011 census, the population of Gautam Buddha Nagar was 1,648,115, making it the third most populous district in Uttar Pradesh. The district has a sex ratio of 852 females for every 1000 males, which is higher than the state average of 908. The literacy rate in the district is 80.12%, which is higher than the state average of 67.68%.
The district is home to people from various ethnic and linguistic backgrounds. The main languages spoken in the district are Hindi, English, and Urdu.
The economy of Gautam Buddha Nagar is largely driven by the services sector, with a significant presence of industries in the district. The city of Noida is home to several multinational companies, and is known for its IT and software industry. The district is also home to a large number of small and medium-scale industries, which are engaged in manufacturing of textiles, garments, handicrafts, and other products.
The district has a special economic zone (SEZ) in Noida, which is spread over an area of 1,440 hectares. The SEZ is home to several IT and software companies, as well as manufacturing units. The district also has an export promotion industrial park (EPIP) in Greater Noida, which is spread over an area of 480 hectares.
The district is well connected to other parts of the country through various modes of transportation. The Yamuna Expressway, which connects Delhi with Agra, passes through the district, and is a major highway in the region. The district is also connected to other parts of Uttar Pradesh and neighboring states through a network of state highways and national highways.
The district has a well-developed public transport system, with buses operated by the Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) and private operators. The city of Noida is also connected to the Delhi Metro network, with two metro lines passing through the city.
The district has a number of schools and colleges, which offer education in various fields. The district has several prestigious institutions, including the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi's extension campus in Greater Noida. The campus offers courses in engineering and technology, and is one of the most sought-after institutions in the region.
The district also has several other institutions of higher education, including the Gautam Buddha University, which is located in Greater Noida. The university offers courses in various fields, including management, engineering, law, and humanities.
Gautam Buddha Nagar is home to several tourist attractions, including the Buddh International Circuit, which is a motor racing circuit that hosts the Formula One Indian Grand Prix. The district is also home to several shopping malls and amusement parks, including the Worlds of Wonder amusement park and the Great India Place mall.
The district is also home to several historical sites, including the Surajpur Bird Sanctuary, which is a protected wildlife sanctuary, and the Okhla Bird Sanctuary, which is a wetland ecosystem that is home to several species of birds.
|S.No||Tehsil / Taluk Name||District Name||State Name|
|1||A.g.nioda||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|2||Achheja||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|3||Bisara||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|4||Bishrakh||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|5||Dadri||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|6||Dhoom||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|7||G B nagar||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|8||Gautam Budh Nagar||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|9||Goutam Budd Nagar||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|10||Goutam Budd Nagar||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|11||Jewar||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|12||Jewer||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|13||Khurja||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|14||Maicha||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|15||Noida||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|16||Piyaoli||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|17||Salarpur Kalan||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|18||Sikandrabad||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|
|19||Sikndrabdad||Gautam Buddha Nagar||Uttar Pradesh|