Changlang District

Population: 147951 (2011)

State: Arunachal Pradesh

Language: Galo

Headquarters: Changlang


Date of formation: Changlang District was carved out of Tirap District on 14th November 1987.

Area: 4,662 square kilometers

Density of population: 32 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 61.90 % - Male: 70.80 %, Female: 52.08 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:914


Boundaries of Changlang District


North: Lohit District, Arunachal Pradesh

South: Tirap District, Arunachal Pradesh and Myanmar

East: China

West: Assam


Changlang District Average Rainfall: 3015.8 mm

Changlang District Average Temperature in Summer: 26.96 deg C

Changlang District Average Temperature in Winter: 18.63 deg C





Major Rivers: River Dehing, Noa-Dihing River, Namchik River, Tirap River, Dapha River, Namphai, Tissu, Tarit, Tara, Tikeng, Tiging River

Sub Divisions: Changlang, Miao, Jairampur, Bordumsa

Circles: Changlang, Khimiyang, Namtok, Yatdam, Miao, Kharsang, Vijoynagar, Nampong, Manmao, Jairampur, Rima-putak, Bordumsa, Diyun

Assembly Constituencies: Bordumsa-Diyum, Miao, Nampong, Changlang South, Changlang North


Changlang District Nearby Attractions


1. Miao

2. Tibetan Refugee Settlement Camp, Miao

3. Namdapada Tiger Reserve and National Park

4. Vijoynagar

5. Jairampur

6. Stilwell Road also called Ledo Road

7. World War II Cemetery

8. Nampong

9. Lake Of No Return

10. Ranglum

11. Kengkho Village

12. Jongpho Hate

13. Thamlom Village


Changlang District Facts: This is the second most populous district of Arunachal Pradesh next to Papum Pare. This is a flood prone area. This district is rich in flora and fauna.           


Major Festivals: Mol-Mol, Pongtu Kuh, Shapawng Yang Manu Poi


Major Industries: Tourism, weaving, cattle farming, piggery, diary


Fauna: Tiger, Clouded Leopard, Elephant, Gaur, Sambar, Malayan Sambar, Hog Deer, Wild Boar, Lesser Panda, Slow Loris, Hoolock Gibbon, Hornbill, Wood Pecker, Dove, Forest Eagle, Bulbul, Peacock, Monal Pheasant, Pigeon


What is Changlang District Famous For: Exotic flora and fauna, waterfalls and snow capped mountains


Changlang Pin Codes

Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012


Places in Changlang District