About MMR

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) spread over 4,355 sq. km. consists of 8 Municipal Corporations viz. Greater Mumbai, Thane, Kalyan-Dombivali, Navi Mumbai, Ulhasnagar, Bhiwandi- Nizamapur, Vasai-Virar and Mira-Bhayandar; and 9 Municipal Councils viz. Ambarnath, Kulgaon-Badalapur, Matheran, Karjat, Panvel, Khopoli, Pen, Uran, and Alibaug, along with more than 1,000 villages in Thane and Raigad Districts. MMRDA is responsible for the balanced development of the MMR.
 
Basic Information on Greater Mumbai And Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) (as on 2013)
1. Geographical Area
Greater Mumbai (sq. km.) 437.71
Mumbai Metropolitan Region(sq. km.) 4,354.50
2. Population Figures (in lakhs) As per Census 2001 Annual Compound Growth Rate (%) 1991-2001 Figures (in lakhs) As per Census 2011 Annual Compound Growth Rate (%) 2001- 2011
Municipal Corporations
1 Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai 119.78 1.90 124.78 0.41
2 Thane Municipal Corporation 12.63 4.62 18.19 3.72
3 Kalyan- Dombivali Municipal Corporation 11.94 3.82 12.46 0.43
4 Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation 4.74 2.53 5.07 0.68
5 Mira -Bhayandar Municipal Corporation 5.20 11.48 8.15 4.58
6 Bhiwandi-Nizampur Municipal Corporation 5.99 4.68 7.11 1.74
7 Navi Mumbai  Municipal Corporation 7.04 8.26 11.19 5.31
8 Vasai Virar City Municipal Corporation 4.70 27.24 12.21 4.88
Municipal Councils
1 Ambarnath Municipal Corporation 2.04 4.94 2.54 2.23
2 Kulgaon-Badalapur Municipal Corporation 0.98 6.51 1.76 6.01
3 Alibag Municipal Corporation 0.19 1.81 - -
4 Pen Municipal Corporation 0.30 3.14 - -
5 Panvel Municipal Corporation 1.04 5.84 1.80 5.66
6 Uran Municipal Corporation 0.23 2.72 - -
7 Matheran Municipal Corporation 0.05 0.88 - -
8 Khopoli Municipal Corporation 0.59 2.68 - -
9 Karjat Municipal Corporation 0.26 2.52 - -
Rest of MMR 15.18 4.68 - -
Total 192.87 2.87 - -