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The Koderma district is situated 165 KM far away from Ranchi the capital of Jharkhand. Spread over 1655.61 square kilometers, the main river of the district is Barakar, Barsoi and Sakri, while the main city is Jhumri Tilaiya. Koderma district has one Sub-division, Kodarma itself and 6 (Six) revenue circles. For developmental administration the district is divided into 6 (Six) developmental blocks namely: Koderma, Jainagar, Chandwara, Markachho, Satgawan and Domchanch. There are 717 (Seven Hundred Seventeen) Villages and 109 (One Hundred Nine) Panchayats. This district Famous by the name of the Mica city.

  1. Total population – 7,16,259.
  2. Male population – 3,67,222.
  3. Female population – 3,49,037
  4. Population density – 282 per person / square km.
  5. ST – 0.96  percent
  6. SC – 15.21 percent
  7. Sex ratio – 950.
  8. Area – 1655.61 sq km.
  9. Block – 6 (Koderma, Satgawan, Jainagar, Markcho, Chandwara and Domchanch).
  10. Panchayat – 109.
  11. Village – 717 (577 habitant and 140 non habitant).
  12. District Hospital – 1 (Sadar Hospital).
  13. Agricultural land – 49960 hectares.
  14. Forest land area – 64796.90 hectares.
  15. Normal Rainfall – 1192 mm.
  16. Mineral Estate – Blue Stone, White Stone, Asbestos, Quaraz, Felsafar, Moon Stone
  17. The main means of livelihood – farming, labor welfare, industries
  18. Major Crops – Wheat, Rice, Corn and Pulses
  19. Main Forest Products – jackfruit, kendu leaf, jamun, mahua
  20. Main Industries Crescent- (Stone Chips)
  21. Literacy rate -68.35 percent
  22. Number of female literates -1,57,008
  23. Male literacy number -245267
  24. Railway Station – Koderma