Uttarakhand Districts

Uttarakhand state is divided into two administrative divisions namely Kumaon and Garhwal. Garhwal region has 7 districts and Kumaon region has 6 districts. There are 13 districts in all in Uttarakhand.

Districts in Garhwal Region

The 7 districts located in Gahrwal region are Chamoli, Dehradun, Haridwar, Pauri, Rudraprayag, Tehri and Uttarkashi.

Districts in Kumaon Region

The 6 districts in Kumaon region are Almora, Bageshwar, Champawat, Nainital, Pithoragarh and Udham Singh Nagar.

List of Districts in Uttarakhand

  1. Almora
  2. Bageshwar
  3. Chamoli 
  4. Champawat 
  5. Dehradun
  6. Haridwar
  7. Nainital
  8. Pauri
  9. Pithoragarh
  10. Rudraprayag
  11. Tehri
  12. Udham Singh Nagar
  13. Uttarkashi

Disticts of Uttarakhand, District Headquarters and District Area 

Name of District 
Headquarter
Area (sq km) 
Almora
Almora
3689 sq km
Bageshwar
Bageshwar
1696 sq km
Chamoli
Gopeshwar
7520 sq km
Champawat
Champawat
2004 sq km
Dehradun
Dehradun
3088 sq km
Haridwar
Haridwar
2360 sq km
Nainital
Nainital
3422 sq km
Pauri Garhwal
Pauri
5230 sq km
Pithoragarh
Pithoragarh
7169 sq km
Rudraprayag
Rudraprayag
2439 sq km
Tehri Garhwal
New Tehri
3796 sq km
Udham Singh Nagar
Rudrapur
3055 sq km
Uttarkashi
Uttarkashi
8016 sq km

Total
53483 sq km

 

Posted by: eUttaranchal/ Brijmohan Bisht
Almora District
Almora District

Situated in Kumaon hilly terrain of the Himalayas in the state of Uttarakhand, Almora is famous for its unforgettable natural beauty, hand-crafts, bio

Bageshwar District
Bageshwar District

Bageshwar – On the coast of the confluence of River Gomti and Saryu is known between people as the center of faith and tourism. Many ancient temples

Chamoli
Chamoli

Chamoli district is the pride of the state Uttaranchal studding with major pilgrimage centre of the country like Badrinath, Joshimath and Hemkund Sahi

Champawat
Champawat

The district of Champawat is a popular tourism destination boasting historical significance, nature thunders, pilgrimage sites and various outdoor act

Dehradun District
Dehradun District

Dehradun – the capital city of Uttaranchal is an internationally renowned tourism place welcoming thousands of groups of tourists to explore this bo

Didihat
Didihat

Didihat is the newly proposed district in the state of Uttaranchal Kumaon division currently in the boundaries of Pithoragarh district. This small but

Districts In Uttarakhand
Districts In Uttarakhand

Uttaranchal comprises of 13 districts (7 in Garhwal region and 6 in Kumaon).

Haridwar
Haridwar

Situated on the banks of River Ganges, the city of Haridwar (also known as Gateway to God) is world-famous as pilgrimage land. This place is not only

Kotdwar
Kotdwar

Kotdwar is newly proposed district in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. The splendid view of the looming mountains of Himalayas and the woody forests

Nainital
Nainital

Floating between the clouds this intriguing city of Nainital is known for their splendid natural beauty, dense jungles, deep lakes, winding valleys an

Pauri District
Pauri District

Pauri is a heavily enriched district with natures phenomenon wonders like swift rivers, meandering valleys, snow peaks of Himalayas, intense forests,

Pithoragarh District
Pithoragarh District

The district of Pithoragarh is a picturesque place blessed with breathtaking sceneries of nature, calm and serene surroundings, dense jungle, steeped

Ranikhet District
Ranikhet District

“Queen of Meadows” – Ranikhet is adorned with plethora of natural wonders, steeped in history, ancient temples, lush greeneries, quaint villages

Rudraprayag District
Rudraprayag District

The district of Rudraprayag is located at the confluence of River Alaknanda and Mandakini (Both Tributaries of River Ganges) in the state of Uttaranch

Tehri Garhwal District
Tehri Garhwal District

In the state of Uttarakhand, Tehri district is divided into two regions: New Tehri and Old Tehri, both filled with picturesque surroundings and ancien

Udham Singh Nagar District
Udham Singh Nagar District

Udham Singh Nagar district was carved out of Nainital district in October 1995 and was named after Saheed Udham Singh, a great freedom fighter, who ki

Uttarkashi District
Uttarkashi District

With spectacular hilly terrain, stunning natural beauty, ancient temples, swift rivers and lush greeneries, the district of Uttarkashi is one of the f

Yamunotri District
Yamunotri District

In the state of Uttaranchal, Yamunotri district is famous for abundant beauty and charm at an altitude of 3235 m. District shares its boundary with Ch

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