About District

The District Chandauli is located in 24° 56′ to 25° 35′ to north and 81° 14′ to84° 24′ east at a distance of about 30 kms east-south-east of Varanasi. Chandauli is bounded on east by Bihar State , on the north-north-east of Ghazipur District, South of Sonebhadra District, South-east of Bihar and South-West Mirzapur. Karmanasa river is the dividing line from Bihar State. Ganga, Karmanasa and Chandraprabha rivers form the geographical and economic strategy of the district.

Land Details (in hectare)

  • Irrigated Land – 188773
  • Un-irrigated – 124325
  • Water covered Land – 12887
  • Inhabited,Railway,Roads – 11279
  • Cremetorium – 149
  • Other Non-agricultural – 3260

Population Census – 2011

  • Total – 1952756
  • Male – 1017905
  • Female – 934851
  • Density – 769/Square Km
  • Sex Ratio(F/M) – 918/1000
  • Literacy Rate – 60.2%
  • Scheduled Castes – 446786
  • Scheduled Tribes – 41725