Sirmaur District

Population: 530,164 (2011)

State: Himachal Pradesh

Language: Hindi, Pahari

Headquarters: Nahan


Area: 2825 square kilometers

Density of population: 188 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 79.98 % - Male: 86.76 %, Female: 72.55 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:915


Boundaries of Sirmaur District


North East: Shimla District, Himachal Pradesh

North West: Solan District, Himachal Pradesh

South East: Uttarakhand

South West: Haryana


Sirmaur District Average Rainfall: 641.8 mm

Sirmaur District Average Temperature in Summer: 32.27 deg C

Sirmaur District Average Temperature in Winter: 13.42 deg C





Major Rivers: Giri River

Sub Divisions: Nahan, Renuka, Paonta Sahib, Rajgarh

Tehsils: Nahan, Shillai, Paonta Sahib, Pacchad, Rajgarh

Sub Tehsils: Dadahu, Panjottha, Kamrau, Naurha

Assembly Constituencies: Pachhad, Sri Renukaji, Shillai, Nahan, Paonta Sahib


Sirmaur District Nearby Attractions


1. Nahan

2. Renuka

3. Paonta Sahib

4. Churdhar Peak

5. Haripur Dhar

6. Rajgarh

7. Shivalik Fossil Park

8. Trilokpur

9. Jaitak Fort

10. Nahan Sarahan


Sirmaur District Facts: Sataun in this district is the largest limestone market of South East Asia. 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: Apple, mango, tomato, potato, ginger, peach


Major Industrial Products: Cement, ingots, medicines, mushroom, chemicals, calcium carbonates, LPG cylinders, beer, mineral water, news and craft paper manufacturing, bone crockery, steel and wooden furniture


Major Industries: Malwa Cotton Spinning Mills, Ranbaxy Laboratories, Taral Metals Ltd, Himalya International Ltd, Him Neel Breweries, Saboo Cylinders, Birla Yamaha, Pashupati Spinning and Weaving Mills, Ruchira Paper Ltd, Lime Chemicals


Famous People From Sirmaur District: Anuja Jung, Samaresh Jung


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Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012


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