As of 2001[update] India census, Nagrota Bagwan had a population of 5655. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Nagrota Bagwan has an average literacy rate of 79%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 76%. In Nagrota Bagwan, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. Geography wise this place lies in center of two famous temples Chamunda ji and Kangra Devi Ji.