Longleng District

Population: 50,593 (2011)

State: Nagaland

Language: Nagamese, Phom

Headquarters: Longleng


Date of formation: Longleng District was carved out of Tuensang District on 24th January 2004.

Area: 885 square kilometers

Density of population: 89 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 73.10 % - Male: 75.60 %, Female: 70.35 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:903


Boundaries of Longleng District


North: Mon District, Nagaland

South: Tuensang District, Nagaland

West: Mokokchung District, Nagaland


Longleng District Average Rainfall: 2500 mm

Longleng District Average Temperature in Summer: 30 deg C

Longleng District Average Temperature in Winter: 17 deg C





Major Rivers: Dikhu River

Towns: Tamlu, Longleng


Longleng District Nearby Attractions


1. Fusen Kei Cave

2. Mongzi Ki Cave

3. Longritzu Lenden

4. Tangkum Marok

5. Ungma

6. Chuchuyumlang


Longleng District Facts: This is the eighth least populous district in India. It is also the home of the tribal people called Phoms.


Major Agricultural Products: Arecanut, banana, garlic, ginger, guava, colocasia, grapes, chillies, cauliflower


Educational Institution: Yungli College


What is Longleng District Famous For: Preservation of ancient culture


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Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012