List of districts of Delhi
The National Capital Territory of Delhi is divided into eleven revenue districts. Each district is headed by a Deputy Magistrate and has three subdivisions. A Subdivision Magistrate heads each subdivision. All Deputy Commissioners report to the Divisional Commissioner. These district are meant only for revenue collection & Administration.
The initial nine districts came into existence from January 1997. Prior to that, there used to be only one district for whole of Delhi with district headquarters at Tis-Hazari. In September 2012, two new districts, viz. South East and Shahdara were added to the city's map, taking the total count to 11.
The District Administration of Delhi is the enforcement department for all kinds of Government of Delhi and Central Government policies and exercises supervisory over numerous other functionaries of the Government. Below is the list of the districts and subdivisions of Delhi:
Old List of Districts in National Capital Territory of Delhi
Census 2011 
|1||Central Delhi||Daryaganj||23.36||578,671||646,385||656,533||Daryaganj||Paharganj||Karol Bagh|
|2||North Delhi||Sadar Bazaar||58.92||883,418||781,525||686,654||Sadar Bazaar||Kotwali||Civil Lines|
|3||South Delhi||Saket||249.44||2,733,752||2,267,023||1,501,881||Kalkaji||Defence Colony||Hauz Khas|
|4||East Delhi||Preet Vihar||48.90||1,707,725||1,463,583||1,023,078||Gandhi Nagar||Preet Vihar||Vivek Vihar|
|5||North East Delhi||Shahdara||56.32||2,240,749||1,768,061||1,085,250||Seelampur||Shahdara||Seemapuri|
|6||South West Delhi||Palam, Delhi||420.80||2,292,363||1,755,041||1,087,573||Vasant Vihar||Najafgarh||Delhi Cantonment|
|7||New Delhi||Connaught Place||34.95||133,713||179,112||168,669||Connaught Place||Parliament Street||Chanakyapuri|
|8||North West Delhi||Kanjhawala||442.84||3,651,261||2,860,869||1,777,968||Saraswati Vihar||Narela||Model Town|
|9||West Delhi||Rajouri Garden||130.56||2,531,583||2,128,908||1,433,038||Patel Nagar||Punjabi Bagh||Rajouri Garden|
- North Delhi Municipal Corporation - Old Districts of
- South Delhi Municipal Corporation - Old Districts of South Delhi, West Delhi, Central Delhi (excluding Delhi Cantt)
- East Delhi Municipal Corporation - Old Districts of East Delhi, North East Delhi
- New Delhi Municipal Council - administers the old New Delhi District.
- Delhi Cantonment - administers some part of old South West Delhi.
(North Delhi District)