Khunti District

Population: 530,299 (2011)

State: Jharkhand

Language: Santhali, Hindi

Headquarters: Khunti


Date of Formation: Kunti District was carved out of Ranchi District on 12th September 2007.

Area: 2467 square kilometers

Density of Population: 215 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 64.51 % - Male: 75.33 %, Female: 53.71 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:994


Boundaries of Khunti District


North and East: Ranchi District, Jharkhand

South: West Singhbhum District, Jharkhand

West: Simdega District and Gumla district, Jharkhand


Khunti District Average Rainfall: 1111 mm

Khunti District Average Temperature in Summer: 31 deg C

Khunti District Average Temperature in Winter: 17 deg C





Major Rivers: Tazna River, Banai River

Sub Divisions: Khunti 

Blocks: Torpa, Khunti, Karra, Kharki, Murhu, Rania

Assembly Constituencies: Khunti, Torpa


Khunti District Nearby Attractions

1. Angrabadi Temple

2. Deer Park

3. Panchghagh Falls


Khunti District Facts: This is the second least populous district of the state next only to Lohardaga District.      


Major Agricultural Products: Peas, cauliflower, brinjal, tomato, French beans


What is Khunti District Famous For: Birsa Movement and Lac Production


Famous People From Khunti District: Birsa Munda


Khunti District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Monday Jun 11 , 2012


Places in Khunti District