Surat Municipal Corporation (Surat City Part), with population of about 44.7 lakh is a part of the main city Surat city, located in Surat City sub district of Surat district in the state Gujarat in India. There are 102 wards in the city, among them Surat Ward No 77 is the most populous ward with population of about 3.5 lakh and Surat Ward No 28 is the least populous ward with population of 82.

Nearest railway station is Surat which is within the city. City Taluka is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Surat. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 304 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1569.24 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44.3°C and minimum temperature goes down to 11°C.


The city is home to about 44.7 lakh people, among them about 25.4 lakh (57%) are male and about 19.2 lakh (43%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Surat municipal corporation (Surat City part) is 12%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are about 9.8 lakh households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Surat

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,467,797 4,230,603 105,572 131,622 549,882
Male 2,543,623 2,419,722 55,407 68,494 304,154
Female 1,924,174 1,810,881 50,165 63,128 245,728

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 756 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 748, in schedule caste is 905 and in schedule tribe is 922. There are 808 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 34.4 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 20.4 lakh are male and about 14 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Surat is 88%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Surat has 40% (about 17.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 10% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Surat

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 40.2% 38.7% 1.4% 59.8%
Male 63% 61.6% 1.4% 37%
Female 10% 8.5% 1.5% 90%