Wokha District

Population: 166,239 (2011)

State: Nagaland

Language: Nagamese, English

Headquarters: Wokha


Area: 1628 square kilometers

Density of population: 102 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 87.60 % - Male: 90.53 %, Female: 84.58 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:969


Boundaries of Wokha District


North: Mokokchung District, Nagaland

South: Kohima District, Nagaland

East: Zunheboto District, Nagaland

West: Assam


Wokha District Average Rainfall: 2000 mm

Wokha District Average Temperature in Summer: 27 deg C

Wokha District Average Temperature in Winter: 20 deg C

Average Relative Humidity: 85%





Major Rivers: Doyang River, Chubi River, Nzhu River

Administrative Centers: Wokha, Bhandari, Ralan, Sanis, Merapani, Chukitong, Lotsu, Wozhuro, Changpang, Altepyong, Sungro, Baghty, Englan

Assembly Constituencies: Tyui, Wokha, Sanis, Bhandari

Peaks and Valleys: Mount Tiyi, Baghty Valley, Tehurang Valley, Doyang Valley

Lakes: Totsu Wozhu Lake, Sanis Lake, Mekokla Lake


Wokha District Nearby Attractions


1. Etsuchukha

2. Vankhosung

3. Doyang Hydro Project

4. Liphanyan Governor’s Camp


Wokha District Facts: It is one of the three backward districts in Nagaland that is receiving funds from the Backward Regions Grant Fund Program.


Major Agricultural Products: Paddy, maize, wheat, millets, fruits like oranges, plum, bananas


Major Industries: Weaving, poultry, carpentry, handicrafts, cane and bamboo works


What is Wokha District Famous For: Fruits


Wokha District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Thursday Jun 14 , 2012