Rishikesh is a city/nagar, municipal board and a tehsil in Dehradun district of the Indian state, Uttarakhand. A part of Rishikesh is in Tehri Garhwal, other in Pauri Garhwal and other part in Dehradun district. Rishikesh is stationed in the foothills of the Himalayas in northern India, it is known as The entrance to the Garhwal Himalayas and Rafting & Yoga and Meditation metropolis of India. Rishikesh's population is 102, 138 According to Census of India, 2011. Rishikesh is 7th largest city also being largest municipal board in the state of Uttarakhand. Its area is 11.5 km2 (4.4 sq mi). Rishikesh's pin-code is 249201 & phone-code is 0-135. Rishikesh Literacy is 86.86%. Sex ratio is 875 women per 1000 men. Its official website is rishikesh.gov.in.