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Khammam District : Telangana

About District


The Khammam district of Telangana state has lies between 16 45` and 18 35` of Northern Latitude and 79 47` and 80 47` of the Eastern Longitude. The district is bounded on the North by Chattishghar and Orissa states, on the East by East Godavari and West Godavari, on the South by Krishna and on the West by Nalgonda and Warangal districts. The central and eastern parts of the district are mainly Lilly. Khammam is one of the leading districts of the state of Andhra Pradesh in total forest coverage. Out of a total geographical area of 16029 Sq. Km,in the district, an area of 7488.82 Sq Km is under forest cover spreading over 5 territorial and one wild life division. River Godavari passes through the eastern part of the district and harbours one of the richest bio-diversity in the state. Other tributaries of river Godavari like Taliperu, Kinnersani and Sabari also help in bringing prosperity to the area. Commonly seen tree species are Teak, Nallamaddi, Bijasal, Jitregi (Rosewood), Hard Vickia, Binta, Bamboo etc. According to the 2011 census Khammam district has a population of 2,798,214. Khammam district is the largest tribal populated district in Telangana followed by Adilabad district.

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District at a Glance


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