Shahdol District

Population: 1064989 (2011)

State: Madhya Pradesh

Language: Hindi, Bagheli

Headquarters: Shahdol


Area: 6205 square kilometers

Density of population: 172 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 68.36 % - Male: 78.27 %, Female: 58.16 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:968


Boundaries of Shahdol District


North: Satna District and Sidhi District, Madhya Pradesh

South East: Anuppur District, Madhya Pradesh

West: Umaria District, Madhya Pradesh


Shahdol District Average Rainfall: 1211.6 mm

Shahdol District Average Temperature in Summer: 41.4 deg C

Shahdol District Average Temperature in Winter: 26.5 deg C





Major Rivers: Son River, Banas River, Chandas, Tipan, Bakan, Kunaknadi, Chuwadi Nadi

Tehsils: Beohari, Jaisinghnagar, Sohagpur, Jaitpur

Assembly Constituencies: Boehari, Jaisinghnagar, Jaitpur


Shahdol District Nearby Attractions


1. Virateshwar Temple

2. Kapileshwar Temple

3. Kapildhara Waterfalls


Shahdol District Facts: There are three physiographic divisions namely the Maikal Range, Eastern Plateau Hills, Upper Son Valley. It is one of the 24 most backward districts of Madhya Pradesh that is getting grants from the Backward Regions Grant Fund Program.      


Major Agricultural Products: Paddy, jowar, maize, tuar, urad, soybean, pulses, til, alsi, wheat, gram, mustard, vegetables


Major Industrial Products: Paper products, bamboo basket, polythene


Mineral Resources: Coal, fire clay, ochers, marble


What is Shahdol District Famous For: Kali Mandir of 1930


Famous People From Shahdol District: Rajesh Nandini Singh, Dalpat Singh Paraste


Shahdol District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Friday Jun 15 , 2012


Places in Shahdol District