Sub-Division

There are two sub-divisions in Latehar District.

  1. Latehar Sadar

    Subdivision – Profile
    Headquater LATEHAR
    Area 2761.69 Sq.KM.
    Villages Total Villages – 592 Inhabited – 27
    Male
    Female
    Total
    Population 3,16,524 3,05,448 6,21,972
    SC Population 76,307 74,734 1,51,041
    ST Population 1,24,775 1,23,320 2,48,095
    Literacy 1,76,303 1,16,865 2,93,168
    Education Primary School – Middle School – High School –
    Crops Rice , Wheat , Maize , Marua.
    Minerals Coal
    Important Festivals SOHRAI , SARHUL , IDD , DASHARA , KARMA
    Blocks BALUMATH, BARIYATU, BARWADIH, CHANDWA, HERHANJ, LATEHAR, MANIKA
  2. Mahuadanr

    Subdivision – Profile
    Headquater MAHUADANR
    Area 860.81 Sq.KM.
    Villages Total Villages – 180 Inhabited – 13
    Male
    Female
    Total
    Population 53,142 51,864 1,05,006
    SC Population 1,959 1,910 3,869
    ST Population 41,652 41,349 83,001
    Literacy 33,403 24,111 57,514
    Education Primary School – Middle School – High School –
    Crops Rice , Wheat , Maize , Marua.
    Minerals
    Important Festivals SOHRAI , SARHUL , IDD , DASHARA , KARMA
    Blocks GARU, MAHUADANR