Nilgiris is a district in Tamil Nadu State of India. It has a total of 6 Taluks in this district. The district has an total area of 2,565 sq km. There are 18 towns and 40 villages in this district.
As per census Nilgiris has a population of 735,394 in 2011 out of which 360,143 are male and 375,251 are female. Population of Nilgiris in 2020/2021 is 777,072(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 569,647 out of 299,447 are male and 270,200 are female. People living in Nilgiris depend on multiple skills, total workers are 349,974 out of which men are 212,172 and women are 137,802. Total 14,592 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 9,376 are cultivated by men and 5,216 are women. 71,738 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 37,400 and 34,338 are women. Nilgiris sex ratio is 1,042 females per 1000 of males. Next Nilgiris Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 2,565 sq km., 582 sq km is urban and 1983 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 816,288 in the district, 435,655 are in urban area and 299,739 are in rural area. 114,632 households are in urban, 83,021 are in rural area. 347,692 literate people are in urban, 221,955 are in rural area.
Geography of Nilgiris
Languages spoken are Tamil
The Nilgiris average altitude (elevation) 2637 Meters above sealevel.
Population Density of Nilgiris : 288 per sq km
Total Area of Nilgiris : 2452.50 sq km
District Official website : http://nilgiris.nic.in
Nilgiris District Taluks Map