Atlas of Urban Expansion

Sitapur
India
Region: South and Central Asia
2014 Population
139,273
2014 Urban Extent
2,178
hectares
2014 Density
64
persons/hectare
Areas and Densities
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Population

The Population of Sitapur in 2014 was 139,273, increasing at an average annual rate of 0.4% since 2000. The population of Sitapur in 2000 was 132,115, increasing at an average annual rate of 1.8% since 1989, when its population was 107,700.

Urban Extent

The Urban Extent of Sitapur in 2014 was 2,178 hectares, increasing at an average annual rate of 1.5% since 2000. The urban extent in 2000 was 1,772 hectares, increasing at an average annual rate of 4.3% since 2000, when its urban extent was 1,095 hectares.

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Density

Built-up Area Density in Sitapur in 2014 was 110 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -1.5% since 2000. The built-up area density in 2000 was 134 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -2.4% since 1989 when the built-up area density was 175.41 persons per hectare.

The Urban Extent Density in Sitapur in 2014 was 64 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -1.1% since 2000. The urban extent density in 2000 was 75 persons per hectare, decreasing at an average annual rate of -2.5% since 1989 when the urban extent density was 98 persons per hectare.

Composition of Added Area

A total of 286 hectares of built-up area was added to the Sitapur urban extent between 2000 and 2014. Of that added built-up area, 47% was Infill, 22% was Extension, 0% was Leapfrog, and 31% was Inclusion. A total of 370 hectares of built-up area was added to the urban extent between 1989 and 2000. Of that added built-up area, 27% was Infill, 40% was Extension, 0% was Leapfrog, and 34% was Inclusion.

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Roads

Average road width in the Sitapur 1990-2014 expansion area was 6.16 meters, compared to 7.07 meters in its pre-1990 area.

The share of built-up area in Sitapur occupied by roads in the 1990-2014 expansion area was 19%, compared to 22% in the pre-1990 area.

Arterial Roads

The density of arterial roads in Sitapur's 1990-2014 expansion was 1.69 km/km2, compared to 1.95 km/km2 in its pre-1990 area.

The share of built-up area within walking distance of an arterial road in Sitapur's 1990-2014 expansion area was 90%, compared to 96% in the pre-1990 area.

1989-2000  2000-2014
1989-2000  2000-2014
1989-2000  2000-2014

Blocks and Plots

Average block size in Sitapur's 1990-2014 expansion area was 4.21 hectares, compared to 6.03 hectares in its pre-1990 area.

1989-2000  2000-2014