|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Telephone code||91 1734|
|Sex ratio||1.12 ♂/♀|
As of the 2001 India census, Naraingarh had a population of 18,209, 53% of whom are male, and 47% female. Naraingarh has an average literacy rate of 73%, compared to the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 68%. In Naraingarh, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Naraingarh is the headquarters of one of Ambala's subdistricts. It was founded by the King of Sirmor Himachal Pradesh, Raja Laxmi Narayan. After the decline of the Mughal empire, the king of Sirmor built a palace in Kulshan and named it Naraingarh..
There are a number of highschools in Naraingarh, providing both English and Hindi education. Among these are the Government Senior Secondary School (which has both a boys only and a girls only students) and the Blue Bells Sr. Sec., DAV Public Sr. Sec. and Shivalik International schools (which all provide English education). The Geeta Senior Secondary School provides classes in both Hindi and English.
There are also several colleges in Naraingarh, such as the Government College, the ICL College of Engineering & Technology and the E-max College of Engineering and Technology and SRM College of Engeering and Education.
- "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.