About The Nilgiris District
The Nilgiris District is one among 32 Districts of Tamil Nadu State ,India.
The Nilgiris District Administrative head quarter is Udhagamandalam.
It is is Located 500 KM East towards
State capital Chennai .
The Nilgiris District population is 735071.
It is 31 st Largest District in the State by population.
Geography and Climate The Nilgiris District
It is Located at Latitude-11.4, Longitude-76.6.
The Nilgiris District is
sharing border with
Wayanad District to the west ,
Coimbatore District to the South
It is sharing Border with
Kerala State to the South
The Nilgiris District occupies an area of approximately 2452.5 square kilometres.
. Its in the 823 meters to 1768 meters elevation range.This District belongs to
Southern India .
Climate of The Nilgiris District
It is cold in summer.
The Nilgiris District summer highest day temperature is in between
23 ° C to 35° C .
Average temperatures of
January is 21 ° C ,
February is 22 ° C ,
March is 24 ° C ,
April is 25 ° C ,
May is 25 ° C ,
June is 19 ° C
DemoGraphics of The Nilgiris District
Tamil is the Local Language here.
Also People Speaks Badaga, Kannada, Hindi .
The Nilgiris District is divided into 5 Taluks ,
Panchayats , 885 Villages.
Census 2011 of The Nilgiris District
The Nilgiris district Total population is 735071 according to census 2011.Males are 360152 and Females are
374919 .Literate people are 486323 among total.Its total area is 2452.5 km².
It is the 31 st largest district in the state by Population .
But 25 th Largest District in the state By Area.
487 th Largest District in the Country By Population.
4 th highest District in the State By literacy rate.
67 th highest District in the Country By literacy rate.its literacy Rate is 85.65
The Nilgiris District Tourism
This district is in High Altitude .
Red Hills ,
Bellikkal Lake ,
Kalhatti Falls ,
Bison Valley ,
Catherine Falls ,
Law s Falls ,
Catherine Falls, St. Catherine s Falls ,
Elk Falls ,
Rangaswamy Peak and Pillar ,
Bandipur National Park ,
Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary ,
Wayanad Sanctuary ,
Raj Bhavan ,
Emerald Lake ,
Upper Bhavani Lake ,
Lake District ,
British bungalow ,
lush green forests ,
are the Tourist destinations to Visit.
The Nilgiris Transport
District Headquarters Udhagamandalam is well connected by road .
are the Cities in this district having road connectivity to major towns and remote villages.
Udhagamandalam is about 500 KM
by road to Chennai( Capital of Tamil Nadu )
Some of the rail way stations in district are
.... which connects most of the towns and villages in the District.
Tamilnadu State Road Transportation ( SETCL ) runs Busses from Major cities to Towns and Villages in this District.