Faizabad

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Faizabad
Municipal Corporation Ayodhya Office
Municipal Corporation Ayodhya Office
Faizabad is located in Uttar Pradesh
Faizabad
Faizabad
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Faizabad is located in India
Faizabad
Faizabad
Faizabad (India)
Faizabad is located in Asia
Faizabad
Faizabad
Faizabad (Asia)
Coordinates: 26°46′23″N 82°08′46″E / 26.773°N 82.146°E / 26.773; 82.146Coordinates: 26°46′23″N 82°08′46″E / 26.773°N 82.146°E / 26.773; 82.146
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictFaizabad
Government
 • TypeMunicipal corporation
 • BodyAyodhya Municipal Corporation
Area
 • Total80 km2 (30 sq mi)
Elevation
97 m (318 ft)
Population
 (2015)
 • Total557,845
 • Rank10
 • Density7,000/km2 (18,000/sq mi)
Official language
 • Official languageHindi[1]
 • Additional official languageUrdu[1]
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
224001,224201,224002
Telephone code05278
Vehicle registrationUP-42
Sex ratio998/1000 /
Websitefaizabad.nic.in

Faizabad is city in Uttar Pradesh of India. The population of Faizabad city is 144,924 as per 2001 census. Faizabad is especially known for being nearest city from Ayodhya. Faizabad is around 7 km from Ayodhya. Faizabad is on the road to Ayodhya. Hence every person from south region going to Ayodhya must go through Faizabad.

According to 2011 Census of India, the total population of Faizabad is 167,544; out of which males are 87,279 and females are 80,265 respectively.[2][3]

Sports[change | change source]

Faizabad Stadium under construction
  • Faizabad Sports Complex
  • Faizabad International Sports Stadium

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 July 2016. Retrieved 4 November 2016.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. https://www.census2011.co.in/census/city/139-faizabad.html
  3. http://www.nagarnigamayodhya.in/pages/en/newtopmenu/faizabad-city/en-population