|Founded by||Sir J. Malcolm|
|• Official||Gujarati, Hindi|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
The cantonment site was chosen by Sir J. Malcolm in 1830.
As of 2001[update] India census, Ahmedabad Cantonment had a population of 14,713. Males constitute 60% of the population and females 40%. Ahmedabad Cantonment has an average literacy rate of 81%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 65% of the males and 35% of females literate. 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
- For this paragraph please refer to http://www.dgde.gov.in/?q=cantonments/web/632
- Gazetteer of the Bombay Presidency: Ahmedabad. Government Central Press. 1879. p. 284.
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.
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