Chikkaballapur District

Population: 1,254,377 (2011)

State: Karnataka

Language: Kannada

Headquarters: Chikkaballapur


Date of formation: Chikkaballapur District was carved out of Kolar District on 23rd August 2007.

Area: 4208 square kilometers

Density of population: 298 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 70.08 % - Male: 78.36 %, Female: 61.55 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:968


Boundaries of Chikkaballapur District


North and East: Andhra Pradesh

South: Kolar District, Karnataka

West: Tumkur District, Karanataka


Chikkaballapur District Average Rainfall: 750.3 mm

Chikkaballapur District Average Temperature in Summer: 32 deg C

Chikkaballapur District Average Temperature in Winter: 21 deg C





Major Rivers: Papaghni

Taluks: Bagepalli, Chikkaballapur, Chintamani, Gauribidanur, Gudibande, Sidlaghatta

Assembly Constituencies: Gauribidanur, Bagepalli, Chikkaballapur, Yelahanka, Hosakote, Devanahalli, Doddaballapur, Nelamangala


Chikkaballapur District Nearby Attractions


1. Nandi Hills

2. Tippu Drop

3. Tipu’s Summer Residence

4. Ranganatha Swamy Temple


Chikkaballapur District Facts: NH 7 passes through this district.


Major Sectors: Horticulture products, information technology, biotechnology, auto components, engineering, textiles           


Major Agricultural Products: Maize, ragi, oil, potato, tomato, cabbage, carrot, brinjal, beans, green chillies, radish, beetroot, capsicum, grapes, sapota, pomegranate, guava, papaya, citrus fruits


Major Industries: ACC Limited, Bio-Med Technologies, Indian Packaging corporation, RD Communications, Page Industries Limited, United Motors


Major Educational Institutions: Sri Sathya Sai Baba University and College of Medicine, Visvesvaraya Institute of Advanced Technology, SJCIT University College, Nagarjuna Engineering College, Sri M. Visvesvaraya Municipal Evening College and Women’s College, Municipal College of Education, Sri KV College of Pharmacy, IIT Muddenahallai


What is Chikkaballapur District Famous For: Grape, grain, silk


Famous People From Chikkaballapur District: Kumudendu Muni


Chikkaballapur District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012


Places in Chikkaballapur District