District Profile

Ranchi District
Latitude 23.35° N
Longitude 85.23° E
Geographical Area(in sq.km) 5231(approx.)
Height From Sea Level(in feet) 2140 ft
Temperature(in centigrade) Winter(Min 5.3 Max 20.9) and Summer(Min 20.6 Max 41.2)
Rainfall(in mm) 1530 Annual
Climate Summer, Winter and Rainy Seasons
Main Tribes Oraon, Munda
Main minerals Lime Stone, Coal, asbestos and ornamental stones etc.
Main crop Rice, Millets, Pulses and oil seeds
Languages spoken Hindi, Nagpuri,Oraon,Mundari and Kurmali
Important Rivers Members Subarnarekha, South Koel and Sankh
Nearest Railway Station Ranchi
Nearest Airport Ranchi
National Highway passing through Dist. NH-33,NH-75 and NH-23
Population density 557

Information Source: District Administration ,Ranchi , India