|District||Cox's Bazar District|
|• Total||362.18 km2 (139.84 sq mi)|
|• Density||606/km2 (1,570/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+6 (BST)|
|Website||Official Map of Maheshkhali|
Maheshkhali is located at. It has 33287 households and total area 362.18 km².
As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Maheshkhali has a population of 219520. Males constitute are 53.13% of the population, and females 46.87%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 90892. Maheshkhali has an average literacy rate of , and the national average of literate.
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- "Population Census Wing, BBS". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.
- স্বর্গে ঈশ্বর নাই, ঈশ্বর আছে ভাষায় [There is no God in heaven, God is in the language]. vinnochokh.com. Archived from the original on 20 July 2016.