About Surat district:

Surat is a district in Gujarat state, India. The total area of the district is 4,418 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 6079231 living in houses, among them male population is 3399742 and female population is 2679489. Sex ratio of the district is 787 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 85.53%.

Surat district vehicle registration code is GJ 05. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Surat.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.05 per unit
  • 51 to 100 units = Rs.3.50 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.4.15 per unit
  • 201 to 250 units = Rs.4.25 per unit
  • 251 and above units = Rs.5.20 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Navratri, Deepavali, Kite festival, Shivaratri, Holi, Janmashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Moharram - Ramzan are the major festivals celebrated in Surat district.

Surat Cuisine:

Aloo paratha, Basundi, Bhakri, Bhalia Wheat, Bhelpuri, Bombay mix, Chhundo, Dabeli, Dal bhat, Dal dhokli, Dhebra, Dhokla, Doodhpak, Galya pulla, Ghari, Ghevar, Handvo, Kansar, Keri no ras, Khakhra, Khaman, Khandvi, Khichdi, Khichu, Kulfi, Locho, Maghaz, Makka Poha Murabba Muthia, Narsobawadi Basundi, Puran poli, Sev mamra, Sosyo, Undhiyu are few of the many varieties of Surat.

Top tourist places in Surat:

Places of interest in Surat:

VR Surat, Jagdishchandra Bose Aquarium, ISKCON Temple, Kavi Narmad Central Library, Ambika Niketan Temple, Gopi Talav, Chintamani Jain Temple, Ubharat beach, Suvali Beach, Sarthana National Park, Dumas Beach, Indoor Stadium, Siddhi Viniek Mandir, Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Sardar Patel Museum, Tapi River Front, Rahul Raj Mall, Dutch Cemetery, Sneh Rashmi Botanical Garden, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat Castle (Old Fort), English Cemetery, Ichhanath Mahadev Temple, Rang Upavan, Ram madhi, Central mall, Snow Park, Sri Shirdi Sai Temple, Dutch Gardens, Science Center And Science Museum, Hari Om Ashram kurushetra, Gore Gariba Kabrastan, Water Fun Park, Shabari Dham, Althan National Park, Amaazia Amusement Park, Bharthana National Park, Modi Atash Bahram, Bhoj Aqua Fun, Laxmipati Sarees are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

cotton, groundnuts (peanuts), dates, sugar cane, milk and milk products are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Surat district:

  • Ancheli
  • Asarma
  • Bagumra
  • Bardoli
  • Chalthan
  • Chitalda
  • Dethli
  • Gangadhara
  • Gothangam
  • Hathuran
  • Kevdi
  • Kim
  • Kosad
  • Kosamba Junction
  • Kudsad
  • Mahuva Junction
  • Maroli
  • Mota Miya Mngrl
  • Kosadi Halt
  • Niyol
  • Palej
  • Sayan
  • Bhestan
  • Surat
  • Udhna Junction
  • Vadod
  • Vankal
  • Vedchha
  • Velachha
  • Vyara
  • Zankhvav

Insurance Companies in Surat:

  • Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance Company Ltd.- Surat ,504, 21st Century Plaza, Ring Road, Surat, Gujarat 395001
  • HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited ,Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,Ring Road,, A - 701 International Trade Centre ( ITC ) Majura Gate, Surat, Gujarat 395002
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,Second Floor, Mangladeep Complex, Opp. Vanita Vishram Ground,, Beside R.T.O office, Nanpura, Surat, Gujarat 395001
  • Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance Company Ltd.- Surat, Piplod Branch ,402 Swastik House,Opp Icici Bank near 395001, Kargil Chowk, Piplod, Surat, Gujarat 395007
  • National Insurance ,First Floor, Jeewandeep Complex, Near Nirmal Hospital, Opposite JK Tower, Surat, Gujarat 395002
  • SBI Life Insurance Company Limited ,301/302, 3rd Floor, Surya Plaza, Beside Gujarat Samachar Office, Udhana Darwaja, Ring Road, Surat, Gujarat 395002

Lawyers (Advocates) in Surat:

  • Alpesh Thakkar & Associates ,307, Choli Plaza, Athwa Gate, Athwa Gate, Surat, Gujarat 395007
  • BANKIMCHANDRA SHAH ADVOCATE, NOTARY & LEGAL CONSULTANT ,207, Jolly Plaza, Athwa Gate, Opp. Traffic Police Gate, Surat, Gujarat 395001
  • Bhadra Dhimnath Joshi , 201, Babubhai Chamber, Athwa Gate Cross, Athwa Gate, Athwa Gate, Surat, Gujarat 395001
  • Suresh N. Patil - Advocate ,11, Parshwnath Apartment, Lambe Hanuman Rd, Vikaram Nagar, Varachha, Surat, Gujarat 395010
  • Bimal L Sukhadwala ,1st Floor, Megha Mension, Opposite Nanpura Police Gate, Nanpura, Nanpura, Surat, Gujarat 395001
  • Bimal R Desai ,4015 4015 World Trade Centre, Ring Road, Ring Road, Surat, Gujarat 395002
  • Girish P Vansia ,M-20 1st Floor, President Plaza, Nanpura, Nanpura, Surat, Gujarat 395009
  • Jayesh Law N Business Pvt. Ltd. ,502, International Business Center, Near Big Bazaar, Surat-Dumas Road, piplod, Surat, Gujarat 395007
  • Deepak L Shah Advocate , A/309, Yesh Plaza, Varachha Rd, Ramdarshan Society, Varachha, Surat, Gujarat 395006
  • Nisith K Sukhadwala ,402, 4th Floor, Satyam Apartment, Opposite Mudita Sweets, Palia Street, Nanpura, Nanpura, Surat, Gujarat 395001
  • Harshad N. Kanadi , 313, Varachha Rd, Near Mini Bazar, Sardar Chowk, Akshar Diamond Market, Kodiyar Nagar, Surat, Gujarat 395006
  • D.K.Modi & Co ,102, Siddh Chambers, Jadda Khadi Rd, Hira Bazar, Mahidharpura, Haripura, Surat, Gujarat 395003
  • Ashish A Shah ,16 Nikunj Soc Opp Kadambpalli soc Timaliyawad Nanpura Surat, Surat, Gujarat 395001
  • Sanjay V. Savani ,96, Punagam Rd, Kargil Chowk, Rukshmani Society, Punagam, Varachha, Surat, Gujarat 395006

Blood banks in Surat:

  • Surat Health Care Foundation Blood Bank ,Lockhat Hospital, Rampura, Near Rampura Petrol Pump, Rampura, Surat, Gujarat 395003
  • Lok Samarpan Blood Bank ,Shrimati Bhanuben Ramaniklal Thakker Bhavan, 15,Miranagar, Opp. Saurashtra, Surat, Gujarat 395006

Trading companies in Surat:

  • SCOPE INVESTMENTS ,4D PRIYADARSHNI APARTMENT GHOD-DOD ROADSURATDistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:395007
  • Ventura ,101549 OSWAL STREET GOPIPURADistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:395001
  • Ventura ,103 2ND FLOORMEGHRATNA SHOPPING CENtrE OPP- KADHIWALAHOSPITAL ATHUGHAR StrEET NANPURA SURATDistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:395001
  • Ventura ,103 2ND FLOORMEGHRATNA SHOPPING CENTRE OPP- KADHIWALA HOSPITAL ATHUGHAR STREET NANPURADistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:395001
  • Standard Chartered ,H NO 11/107, GROUND FLOOR,HANUMAN POLE, NANAVAT,District:Surat,GJPostcode:395003
  • SMC Global ,303- A CITY CENTERNEAR RESHAM BHAWAN LAL DARWAJAPostcode:395001
  • SMC Global ,2060 ROYAL GROUNDAMBAJI TEXTILE MARKET RING ROADDistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:395002
  • SMC Global ,8GIRDHAR PARK RAW HOUSE SOCIETY B/H. AMBAWADI MATAWADI L.H. ROADDistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:395006
  • Sharekhan ,239 SARDAR COMPLEXKADODRA CHAR RASTA SURATDistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:394327
  • Sharekhan ,OFFICE NO 407, 3RD FLOOR, SHREYASH DIAMOND CENTRE, MINI BAZAR, VARACHHA ROAD (VCH1District:Surat,GJPostcode:395006
  • Sharekhan ,205 JAYSAGAR COMPLAXB/H J K TOWER.B/S SUB JAIL KHATODARA RING ROAD SURATDistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:395002
  • Sharekhan ,U-57 CITY CENTERNEAR GOVALAK JAKAT NAKA UDHNA MAGDALLA ROAD SURATDistrict:Surat,GJPostcode:394210

Hotels in Surat:

  • Hotel Central Excellency, Opp. Railway Station,Near S.T Bus Stand, Surat, Gujarat 395003
  • The Grand Bhagwati,Magdalla Circle, Dumas Road, Surat, Gujarat 395007
  • Hotel Relax Inn, Ring Road, Opposite Delhi Gate, Surat, Gujarat 395003
  • Ginger Hotel in Surat,Off Dumas Road, Near Iskon Mall, Piplod, Surat, Gujarat 395007
  • Lords Plaza,Ring Road, Delhi Gate, Delhi Gate, Surat, Gujarat 395003
  • Hotel Krishna,Surat - Dumas Rd, Opposite M.T.School,Opp.Chopati Garden, Athwalines,Athwa, Gate, Surat, Gujarat 395002
  • Hotel Ashoka International,Tirupati Plaza, Sahara Darwaja, Surat, Gujarat 395010
  • Hotel Skylawn,7th Floor, National Plaza, Off Railway Station, Surat, Gujarat 395003
  • Hotel Sai Kiran,Plot 67, Ground Floor, Sahara Darwaja, Sai Kiran Complex, Surat, Gujarat 395010
  • Hotel Jeevandhara,Opposite Rajhans Point Old Geetanjali Cinema, Varachha Road, Soham Nagar Society, Mohan Nagar, Varachha, Surat, Gujarat 395006

Theatres in Surat district:

  • Alankar Cinema - Station Road, Bardoli
  • Bajarang Laser video - Sathapari Nagar, Surat
  • Bajrang Cine World - Ved Road, Katargam
  • Bollywood Multiplex Cinema - Varachha Road, Surat
  • Dharti Video Cinema - Nandu Dosi Ni Wadi, Katargam
  • Geet Sagar Video - Palidham Main Road Krishna Society, Surat
  • Hollywood Music Video Cinema - A. K. Road, Surat
  • Jalaram Gold Video Cinema - Azad Nagar, Surat
  • Jehangir - Station Road, Bilimora
  • Nandan Cinema - Near Bus Stand, Mandvi
  • Pankaj Janta Talkies - Olpad, Sayan
  • Pooja Cinema - G H B Road, Pandesara, Surat
  • Poonam Laser video - Geet govind society, Vareli
  • Prakash Cinema - Near Railway station, Navsari
  • Rainbow Video - Dwarkeswar Industrial Estate, Surat
  • Rajmahal (VK Rajmahal) - Bombay Colony, Ratan Circle, Surat
  • Ratan Cinema - Madini Wadi, Salabatpura, Surat
  • Roopratna Video Cinema - Surat - Maliniwadi, Surat
  • Rupali Cinema - Ramnagar, Sima Nagar, Surat
  • Rupam Cinema - Near textile market, Surat
  • Shivam Video Cinema - Near Pandav Hospital Amroli, Surat
  • Shree Rajhans Laser Cinema - Pandol IND. Estate,Ved Road, Surat
  • Star Talkies - Blue - Ved Road, Surat
  • Star Talkies - Red - Ved Road, Surat
  • Surbhi Cinema - Shanti Park Society, Surat
  • Triveni Cinema- Navagam Dindoli Road, Surat
  • V.K Rajmahal Video Cinema - Bombay Colony, Ratan Circle, Surat
  • White Angel Multiplex - Bombay colony,Kapodra Char Rasta, Surat

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Bardoli 224,164 113,967 110,197
Chorasi 229,277 139,773 89,504
Kamrej 184,554 97,277 87,277
Mahuva 144,906 73,547 71,359
Mandvi 195,949 98,124 97,825
Mangrol 209,054 109,589 99,465
Olpad 196,846 103,259 93,587
Palsana 145,052 80,972 64,080
Umarpada 83,723 42,093 41,630
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 3
2 Andhra Bank 11
3 Axis Bank 27
4 Bank Of Baroda 99
5 Bank Of India 19
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 7
7 Canara Bank 16
8 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
9 Central Bank Of India 21
10 Citi Bank 1
11 City Union Bank Limited 2
12 Corporation Bank 12
13 DCB Bank Limited 3
14 Dena Bank 42
15 Deustche Bank 1
16 Development Bank Of Singapore 2
17 Dhanalakshmi Bank 1
18 Federal Bank 7
19 HDFC Bank 41
20 HSBC Bank 1
21 ICICI Bank Limited 34
22 IDBI Bank 20
23 Indian Bank 7
24 Indian Overseas Bank 11
25 Indusind Bank 5
26 ING Vysya Bank 4
27 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
28 Kalupur Commercial Cooperative Bank 7
29 Kapol Cooperative Bank Limited 1
30 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
31 Karur Vysya Bank 2
32 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 14
33 Laxmi Vilas Bank 2
34 New India Cooperative Bank Limited 2
35 NKGSB Cooperative Bank Limited 1
36 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 5
37 Prime Cooperative Bank Limited 14
38 Punjab And Maharshtra Cooperative Bank 2
39 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
40 Punjab National Bank 11
41 Ratnakar Bank Limited 2
42 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 3
43 South Indian Bank 3
44 Standard Chartered Bank 1
45 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 2
46 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
47 State Bank Of India 106
48 State Bank Of Mysore 2
49 State Bank Of Patiala 2
50 State Bank Of Travancore 2
51 Sutex Cooperative Bank Limited 16
52 Syndicate Bank 14
53 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 4
54 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 2
55 The Mehsana Urban Cooperative Bank 6
56 The Nasik Merchants Cooperative Bank Limited 1
57 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 1
58 The Surat District Cooperative Bank Limited 56
59 The Surath Peoples Cooperative Bank Limited 21
60 The Varachha Cooperative Bank Limited 14
61 The Zoroastrian Cooperative Bank Limited 6
62 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 4
63 UCO Bank 6
64 Union Bank Of India 27
65 United Bank Of India 1
66 Vijaya Bank 1
67 YES Bank 52