Ramban town is located at 33.25°N 75.25°E on the right bank of River Chenab that is also known as ‘Chandrabhaga’ river.The town is located on National Highway-1A (now NH44) at about 150 km from Jammu and about 150 km from Srinagar making it almost a central point on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.
The boundary lines of Ramban district have come to be drawn from Patnitop on its south, Assar on its east, Gool on its west and Banihal on its north. Ramban district comprises two Tehsils, namely, Ramban and Banihal, and four community development blocks, namely, Banihal, Gool, Ramban and Ramsoo. The district consisted of 116 census villages and 127 Revenue villages in 2001. Total panchayat Halqas in District Ramban are 124.
Ramban district consists of 4 blocks: Ramban, Banihal, Gool and Ramsoo. Each block consists of a number of panchayats.
Ramban District has 2 assembly constituencies: Banihal and Ramban.
According to the 2011 census Ramban district has a population of 283,313 , roughly equal to the nation of Barbados. This gives it a ranking of 573rd in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 213 inhabitants per square kilometre (550 /sq mi) . Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 31.81%. Ramban has a sex ratio of 901 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 56.9%.
|Area Sq. Km||1,328|
|Proportion to Jammu and Kashmir Population||2.26%|
|Sex Ratio (Per 1000)||901|
|Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age)||931|
|Total Child Population (0-6 Age)||54,745|
|Male Population (0-6 Age)||28,354|
|Female Population (0-6 Age)||26,391|
|Child Proportion (0-6 Age)||19.32%|
|Boys Proportion (0-6 Age)||19.03%|
|Girls Proportion (0-6 Age)||19.65%|
|Population (%)||95.84 %||4.16 %|
|Child Sex Ratio (0-6)||933||855|
|Child Population (0-6)||53,489||1,256|
|Child Percentage (0-6)||19.70 %||10.66 %|
|Male Child Percentage||19.46 %||9.98 %|
|Female Child Percentage||19.97 %||11.57 %|
|Average Literacy||55.51 %||85.76 %|
|Male Literacy||70.84 %||93.17 %|
|Female Literacy||38.52 %||75.55 %|