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Khawzawl is located in Mizoram
Coordinates: 23°31′30″N 93°09′40″E / 23.5251°N 93.1612°E / 23.5251; 93.1612Coordinates: 23°31′30″N 93°09′40″E / 23.5251°N 93.1612°E / 23.5251; 93.1612
town India
State Mizoram
District Champhai
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,286
 • Official Mizo
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Khawzawl is a census town in Champhai district in the Indian state of Mizoram. It was announced as a one of district capitals in Mizoram since August 2008


As of 2001 India census,[1] Khawzawl had a population of 9286. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Khawzawl has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 76%. In Khawzawl, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.


The Main center of Higher Education is Khawzawl College.[2]

The Different High Schools in Khawzawl are:

  1. Govt. Higher Secondary School
  2. Government High School Khawzawl
  3. Model High School Khawzawl
  4. Far-east Experimental School
  5. Presbyterian English School, Khawzawl
  6. Presbyterian English School, Khawzawl Vengthar
  7. St.Joseph's School,Khawzawl


The Distance between Khawzawl and Aizawl is 152 km and 42 km from the district capital, Champhai. Khawzawl is connected with regular service of Bus and Jeeps.[3]


The Major Newspapers in Khawzawl are Khawzawl Times and Si-Ar.[4]


  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  2. ^ "Khawzawl College". Retrieved 8 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "Aizawl to Siaha". Mizoram NIC. Retrieved 29 August 2012. 
  4. ^ "Accredited Journalists". DIPR Mizoram. Retrieved 5 September 2012.