About Sahebganj District
Sahebganj District is one among 24 Districts of Jharkhand State ,India.
Sahebganj District Administrative head quarter is Sahibganj.
It is is Located 370 KM west towards
State capital Ranchi .
Sahebganj District population is 1150038.
It is 13 th Largest District in the State by population.
Geography and Climate Sahebganj District
It is Located at Latitude-25.2, Longitude-87.6.
Sahebganj District is
sharing border with
Katihar District to the North ,
Godda District to the South ,
Pakur District to the South ,
Maldah District to the East
It is sharing Border with
Bihar State to the west ,
West Bengal State to the South
Sahebganj District occupies an area of approximately 1599 square kilometres.
. Its in the 45 meters to 30 meters elevation range.This District belongs to
Hindi Belt India .
Climate of Sahebganj District
It is Hot in summer.
Sahebganj District summer highest day temperature is in between
29 ° C to 44° C .
Average temperatures of
January is 16 ° C ,
February is 21 ° C ,
March is 27 ° C ,
April is 32 ° C ,
May is 33 ° C
DemoGraphics of Sahebganj District
Hindi is the Local Language here.
Also People Speaks Santali, Angika .
Sahebganj District is divided into 10 Blocks ,
161 Panchayats , 1276 Villages.
Taljhari Block is the Smallest Block by population with
Barharwa Block is the Biggest Block by population with
Census 2011 of Sahebganj District
Sahebganj district Total population is 1150038 according to census 2011.Males are 590369 and Females are
559669 .Literate people are 760865 among total.Its total area is 1599 km².
It is the 13 th largest district in the state by Population .
But 20 th Largest District in the state By Area.
404 th Largest District in the Country By Population.
23 rd highest District in the State By literacy rate.
598 th highest District in the Country By literacy rate.its literacy Rate is 53.73
Sahebganj District Tourism
Raksisthan Temple ,
Moti Jharna ,
Shukravasini Temple ,
Binduvasini Temple ,
Shivgadi Temple ,
Udhwa Lake Bird Sanctuary
are the Tourist destinations to Visit.
District Headquarters Sahibganj is well connected by road .
Sahibganj is about 370 KM
by road to Ranchi( Capital of Jharkhand )
Some of the rail way stations in district are
Sahibganj Jn ,
Barharwa Jn ,
Tinpahar Jn ,
Kalian Chak ,
.... which connects most of the towns and villages in the District.