|• Total||1,257 km2 (485 sq mi)|
|• Density||610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)|
|Time zone||NPT (UTC+5:45)|
Sunsari District(Nepali: सुनसरी जिल्ला Listen (help·info), a part of Kosi Zone, is one of the seventy-five districts of Nepal, a landlocked country of South Asia. The district, with Inaruwa as its district headquarters, covers an area of 1,257 km² and has a population (as of the 2011 census) of 763,487.
The area was originally part of Morang but became its own district in 1962 when Nepal was divided into 14 zones and 75 districts.
Geography and Climate
|Climate Zone||Elevation Range||% of Area|
|Lower Tropical||below 300 meters (1,000ft)||86.6%|
|Upper Tropical||300 to 1,000 meters
1,000 to 3,300 ft.
|Subtropical||1,000 to 2,000 meters
3,300 to 6,600 ft.
Village Development Committees (VDCs)
- Bhadgaun Sinawari
- Paschim Kushaha
- Purba Kushaha
- Ramganj Belgachhiya
- Rajganj Sinuwari
- Ramnagar Bhutaha
- Household and population by districts, Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) Nepal
- The Map of Potential Vegetation of Nepal - a forestry/agroecological/biodiversity classification system, . Forest & Landscape Development and Environment Series 2-2005 and CFC-TIS Document Series No.110., 2005, ISBN 87-7803-210-9, retrieved Nov. 22, 2013
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