Manica District on the map of Mozambique
|• Total||4,594 km2 (1,774 sq mi)|
|Population (2007 census)|
|• Density||46/km2 (120/sq mi)|
Manica District is a district of Manica Province in western Mozambique. The principal town is Manica. The district is located in the west of the province, and borders with Báruè District in the north, Gondola District in the east, Sussundenga District in the south, and with Zimbabwe in the west. The area of the district is 4,594 square kilometres (1,774 sq mi). It has a population of 213,206 as of 2007.
According to the Köppen climate classification, the climate of the district is tropical humid (Cw), with the annual rainfall varying between 1,000 millimetres (39 in) and 1,200 millimetres (47 in).
5% of the households in the district have access to electricity.
In the district, there are 37,000 farms which have on average 1.3 hectares (0.0050 sq mi) of land. The main agricultural products are corn, cassava, cowpea, peanut, sorghum, sweet potato, and rice.
A railroad connecting Beira with Zimbabwe via Machipanda crosses the district.