Vadodara Municipal Corporation, with population of about 16.7 lakh is Vadodara sub district's only municipal corporation located in Vadodara sub district of Vadodara district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Vadodara municipal corporation is 270 km2. Population density of the city is 6183 persons per km2. There are 27 wards in the city, among them Vadodara Ward No 09 is the most populous ward with population of about 2.4 lakh and Bapod (og) Ward No 19 (rural Mdds Code:519917) is the least populous ward with population of 159.

Nearest railway station is Vadodara which is within the city. Vadodara is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Vadodara. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 139 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 950 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44.2°C and minimum temperature goes down to 12°C.


The city is home to about 16.7 lakh people, among them about 8.7 lakh (52%) are male and about 8 lakh (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vadodara municipal corporation is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 3.8 lakh households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Vadodara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,670,806 1,498,188 108,824 63,794 165,559
Male 869,647 779,551 56,291 33,805 89,402
Female 801,159 718,637 52,533 29,989 76,157

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 922, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 887. There are 852 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 13.6 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 7.3 lakh are male and about 6.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vadodara is 91%. 94% of male and 87% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Vadodara has 34% (about 5.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 11% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Vadodara

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.8% 31.6% 2.2% 66.2%
Male 54.5% 51.8% 2.7% 45.5%
Female 11.4% 9.8% 1.6% 88.6%