Tamil Nadu District Map, List of Districts in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu is divided into 38 districts. Explore Tamil Nadu District Map, depicts all district boundary, state capital and neighbouring states, along with get information on Tamil Nadu district headquarter, population, and area.

Map of Tamil Nadu Districts

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About Districts of Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu is a state located in Southern part of Inida. It is the 10th-largest state by area covering an area of 130,058 square km, with population of 72,147,030 inhabitants. It is bordered by the state of Andhra Pradesh to the north, Karnataka to the northwest, and Kerala to the west and the Indian Ocean to the east and south. The state of Tamil Nadu is divided into 38 districts. Chennai is the capital of Tamil Nadu.

List of Districts in Tamil Nadu

No.DistrictCodeCapitalDate of official formationPopulation"Population
(/km2)"Area (km2)
1AriyalurARAriyalur23 November 2007754,8943901949.31
2ChengalpattuCGLChengalpattu29 November 20192,556,2448682,944.96
3ChennaiCHChennai1 November 19567,139,63017,000426
4CoimbatoreCOCoimbatore1 November 19563,458,0457324,723[35]
5CuddaloreCUCuddalore30 September 19932,605,9147093,703
6DharmapuriDHDharmapuri2 October 19651,506,8433354,497.77
7DindigulDIDindigul15 September 19852,159,7753456,266.64
8ErodeERErode31 August 19792,251,7443945,722[36]
9KallakurichiKLKallakurichi26 November 20191,370,2813893,520.37
10KanchipuramKCKanchipuram1 July 19971,166,4017041,655.94
11KanyakumariKKNagercoil1 November 19561,870,3741,1191,672
12KarurKRKarur30 September 19951,064,4933572,895.57
13KrishnagiriKRKrishnagiri9 February 20041,879,8093665,143
14MaduraiMDUMadurai1 November 19563,038,2528123,741.73
15MayiladuthuraiMYDMayiladuthurai28 December 2020918,3567841,172
16NagapattinamNGNagapattinam18 October 1991697,0694981,397
17NamakkalNMNamakkal1 January 19971,726,6015133,368.21
18NilgirisNIOoty1 November 1956735,3943002,545
19PerambalurPEPerambalur30 September 1995565,2233201,757
20PudukkottaiPUPudukkottai14 January 19741,618,3453474,663
21RamanathapuramRARamanathapuram1 November 19561,353,4453314,068.31
22RanipetRNRanipet28 November 20191,210,2775422,234.32
23SalemSASalem1 November 19563,482,0566695,245
24SivagangaiSISivagangai15 March 19851,339,1013284,189
25TenkasiTSTenkasi22 November 20191,407,6274832916.13
26ThanjavurTJThanjavur1 November 19562,405,8907083,396.57
27TheniTHTheni25 July 19961,245,8994063,242.30
28ThoothukudiTKThoothukudi20 October 19861,750,1763724,707
29TiruchirappalliTCTiruchirappalli1 November 19562,722,2906184,403.83
30TirunelveliTITirunelveli1 November 19561,665,2534333842.37
31TirupatturTUTirupattur28 November 20191,111,8126181,797.92
32TiruppurTPTiruppur22 February 20092,479,0524785,186.34
33TiruvallurTLTiruvallur1 July 19973,728,1041,0893,422.43
34TiruvannamalaiTVTiruvannamalai30 September 19892,464,8753986,188
35TiruvarurTRThiruvarur18 October 19911,264,2775852,161
36VelloreVEVellore30 September 19891,614,2427952030.11
37ViluppuramVLViluppuram30 September 19932,093,0035623725.54
38VirudhunagarVRVirudhunagar15 March 19851,942,2884534,241.00

Tamil Nadu Districts Facts

Name of StateTamil Nadu
Coordinates11.1271° N, 78.6569° E
Number of Districts38
Number of sub-districtsTaluk - 201
No. of Villages as of 200116,317
Area (km2)130,058
Official LanguagesTamil, English
Time ZoneIST (UTC+05:30)
AirportChennai International Airport (Chennai), Tiruchirappalli International Airport (Tiruchirappalli),
Coimbatore International Airport (Coimbatore)