Chamba District

Population: 518,844 (2011)

State: Himachal Pradesh

Language: Hindi, Bhattiyali

Headquarters: Chamba


Area: 6528 square kilometers

Density of population: 80 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 73.19 % - Male: 84.19 %, Female: 62.14 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:989


Boundaries of Chamba District


North West: Jammu and Kashmir

North East and East: Ladakh Region of Jammu and Kashmir

South: Kangra District, Himachal Pradesh

West: Lahul and Spiti District, Himachal Pradesh


Chamba District Average Rainfall: 806.6 mm

Chamba District Average Temperature in Summer: 27.86 deg C

Chamba District Average Temperature in Winter: 8.75 deg C





Major Rivers: River Ravi, River Beas, River Yamuna

Sub Divisions: Chamba, Churah, Pangi, Bharmour, Dalhousie, Chavadi

Tehsils: Chamba, Churah, Pangi, Bharmaur, Bhatiath, Salooni, Dalhousie

Sub Tehsils: Holi, Sihuta, Bhalai

Assembly Constituencies: Churah, Dalhousie, Chamba, Bhattiyat, Bharmour

Hill Stations: Dalhousie, Khajjhiar


Chamba District Nearby Attractions


1. Laxmi Narayan Temple

2. Brajeshwari Devi Temple

3. Chamunda Devi Temple

4. Sui Mata Temple

5. Gandhi Gate

6. Bhuri Singh Museum

7. Salooni


Chamba District Facts: It is one of the two most backward districts of Himachal Pradesh that is receiving funds from the Backward Regions Grant Fund Program.   


Major Agricultural Products: Wheat, maize, rice, vegetables, mushrooms


Major Industrial Products: Textiles, Chamba Rumal


What is Chamba District Famous For: Vivid festivals including Sui Mata Festival and Minjar Festival


Famous People From Chamba District: Harsh Mahajan


Chamba District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012


Places in Chamba District