Mumbai Suburban district
मुंबई उपनगर जिल्हा
District of Maharashtra
Location of Mumbai Suburban district in Maharashtra
Kurla, 2. Andheri, 3. Borivali,
Lok Sabha constituencies 1.
Mumbai North, 2. Mumbai North West 3. Mumbai North East 4. Mumbai North Central, 5. Mumbai South Central (shared with Mumbai City district)
• Assembly seats
2 (142 sq mi)
2 (0.0065/sq mi)
Mumbai Suburban district ( Marathi: मुंबई उपनगर जिल्हा) is a district of the state of Maharashtra in western India. Its headquarters is in Bandra ( Marathi:Vandre). It consists of three administrative subdivisions or tehsils: Kurla, Andheri, and Borivali. The district along with [1 ] Mumbai City district and other suburban communities make up the metropolis of Mumbai on Salsette Island. The district occupies an area of 369 km². [2 ]
This is the second smallest district of Maharashtra, and it administratively comes under
The jurisdiction of Mumbai Suburban District is from
Bandra to Dahisar, from Kurla (Chuna Bhatti) to Mulund and from Kurla up to Trombay Creek.
Mumbai Suburban District is one of the largest districts in the country by population. The current population is 9,332,481, according to the 2011 census, making it the fifth most populous district in India (out of
672). The [3 ] Mithi River is the main river in the district.
Geography [ edit ]
Many important places have adorned the beauty of this district, including Mount Mary Church,
Jogeshwari Caves, Mahakali Caves, Essel World Water Kingdom, Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Aarey Colony, Kanheri Caves, Film City, Tulsi Lake, Vihar Lake and Powai Lake.
Climate [ edit ]
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Demographics [ edit ]
According to the
2011 census, Mumbai Suburban district has a population of 9,332,481, roughly equal to the nation of [3 ] Benin or the US state of [4 ] North Carolina. This gives it a ranking of 5th in India (out of a total of [5 ] 640). The district has a population density of 25,291.28 inhabitants per square kilometre (65,504.1 /sq mi) . [3 ] Its [3 ] population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 8.01%. Mumbai Suburban has a [3 ] sex ratio of 857 females for every 1000 males, and a [3 ] literacy rate of 90.9%. [3 ]
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Coordinates: 19°03′N 72°50′E / 19.050°N 72.833°E