98% of the camp residents are Sikh.It is the largest of the Sikh towns in Jammu and Kashmir. The most commonly spoken languages are Punjabi and Poonchi. There is a 98% literacy rate. The most common occupations are positions in the service and transport sectors.
Simbal Camp is located 20 km (12 miles) south-west of Jammu. It is connected to Jammu City via Rspura Road.