Talukas in North Goa district:

About North Goa district:

North Goa is a district in Goa state, India. The total area of the district is 1,736 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 817761 living in houses, among them male population is 417536 and female population is 400225. Sex ratio of the district is 963 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 89.57%.

North Goa district vehicle registration code is GA 01, GA 03, GA 04, GA 05, GA 07. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Bicholim,Mapusa,Panaji,Panjim,Ponda.

Electricity board in Goa:

  • Regulatory Commission - Goa Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission
  • Generating Companies - Govt. of Goa Electricity Department

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.1.30 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.1.90 per unit
  • 201 to 300 units = Rs.3.40
  • 301 to 400 units = Rs.3.10
  • 401 and above units = Rs.3.60
Important Festivals of the district:

Chavoth, Diwali, Christmas, Easter, Shigmo, Samvatsar Padvo, Dasara are the major festivals celebrated in North Goa district.

North Goa Cuisine:

Balchao, Bebinca, Cafreal, Canja de Goa, Cucumber cake, Doce, Dodol, Feni, Filoz, Godshem, Khatkhate, Kidyo, Kuswar, Modak, Patoleo, Ros omelette, Sanna, Sarapatel, Shrimp curry, Solkadhi, Varan bhaat, Vindaloo, Xacuti are few of the many varieties of North Goa.

Top tourist places in North Goa:

Places of interest in North Goa:

Vagator Beach, Anjuna Beach, Baga Beach, Calangute Beach, Sinquerim Beach, Candolim Beach, Arambol Beach, Mandrem Beach, Fort Aguada, The Church of Mae De Deus, Temple of Bogdeshwara, Casino Palm, MV Caravela, Casino Pride, Anjuna Market, Mapusa Market, Bicholim are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Ragi, coconuts, cashewnuts, arecanuts, sugarcane, are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Hotels in North Goa:

  • Nitya Resort, Main Calangute Candolim Road, Naikavaddo, Bardez North, Calangute, Goa 403513
  • Treebo La Flamingo, Behind Hotel North 16, Near KFC Circle, Porba Waddo, Calangute, Calangute, Goa 403516
  • 16 Degrees North, 574/1, Riverside Street, Near New Baga Bridge, Baga, Goa 403516
  • iLodge @ Vagator, 474/1, North Goa Beach Road, Vagator Beach, Vagator, Bardez, Goa 403506
  • Grand Hyatt, Goa University, Bambolim, Goa 403206
  • Saiesh International Hotel, National Highway - 17, Karaswada, Mapusa, Near Bandekar Petrol Pump, North Goa, Goa, 403507
  • Granpa's Inn, Gaunwaddi, Anjuna Beach Road, North Goa, Bardez, Anjuna, Goa 403509
  • 10 Calangute, Shree Nichaldas Arcade, Gauravaddo, Calangute, Goa 403516

Theatres in North Goa district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Bardez 197,451 99,570 97,881
Bicholim 67,318 34,089 33,229
Pernem 70,726 36,095 34,631
Ponda 143,166 73,763 69,403
Satari 55,285 28,247 27,038
Tiswadi 137,202 69,939 67,263
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 4
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Apna Sahakari Bank Limited 1
4 Axis Bank 7
5 Bank Of Baroda 11
6 Bank Of India 8
7 Bank Of Maharashtra 11
8 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
9 Canara Bank 34
10 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
11 Central Bank Of India 17
12 Corporation Bank 30
13 DCB Bank Limited 2
14 Dena Bank 14
15 HDFC Bank 87
16 ICICI Bank Limited 19
17 IDBI Bank 7
18 Indian Bank 3
19 Indian Overseas Bank 24
20 Indusind Bank 2
21 ING Vysya Bank 3
22 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
23 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
24 Karur Vysya Bank 1
25 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 3
26 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
27 Punjab National Bank 2
28 Ratnakar Bank Limited 6
29 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 8
30 South Indian Bank 3
31 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
32 State Bank Of India 65
33 State Bank Of Mysore 2
34 State Bank Of Patiala 1
35 State Bank Of Travancore 1
36 Syndicate Bank 17
37 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 1
38 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 6
39 UCO Bank 1
40 Union Bank Of India 6
41 United Bank Of India 2
42 YES Bank 44