About Kishtwar District
Kishtwar District is one among 22 Districts of Jammu & Kashmir State ,India.
Kishtwar District Administrative head quarter is Kishtwar.
It is is Located 144 KM west towards
State capital Srinagar, Jammu .
Kishtwar District population is 231037.
It is 20 th Largest District in the State by population.
Geography and Climate Kishtwar District
It is Located at Latitude-33.3, Longitude-75.7.
Kishtwar District is
sharing border with
Doda District to the west ,
Kargil District to the North
Kishtwar District occupies an area of approximately 7824 square kilometres.
. Its in the 1671 meters to meters elevation range.This District belongs to
Northern India .
Climate of Kishtwar District
It is very cold in summer also.
Kishtwar District summer highest day temperature is in between
6 ° C to 27° C .
Average temperatures of
January is -1 ° C ,
February is 1 ° C ,
March is 6 ° C ,
April is 9 ° C ,
May is 13 ° C
DemoGraphics of Kishtwar District
Kasmiri is the Local Language here.
Also People Speaks Urdu .
Kishtwar District is divided into 8 Tehsils ,
33 Panchayats , 141 Villages.
Kishtwar Tehsil is the Smallest Tehsil by population with
Kishtwar Tehsil is the Biggest Tehsil by population with
Census 2011 of Kishtwar District
Kishtwar district Total population is 231037 according to census 2011.Males are 120520 and Females are
110517 .Literate people are 152854 among total.Its total area is 7824 km².
It is the 20 th largest district in the state by Population .
But 4 th Largest District in the state By Area.
573 rd Largest District in the Country By Population.
19 th highest District in the State By literacy rate.
572 nd highest District in the Country By literacy rate.its literacy Rate is 58.54
Kishtwar District Tourism
This district consist of hill Stations and and Tourist destination.Its famous for hill tourism ,very cool and chilled weather with greenery.
District Headquarters Kishtwar is well connected by road .
Kishtwar is about 144 KM
by road to Srinagar, Jammu( Capital of Jammu & Kashmir )
Jammu & Kashmir State Road Transportation ( JKSRTC) runs Busses from Major cities to Towns and Villages in this District.