Quick Facts

Altitude Season Temp Rainfall
649m September – December 38.9OC 524mm

Demographical Statistics

Geographical Area (sq km) 17048
Population 4,543,159
Rural 4,543,159
Urban 3,630,542
Male 912,617
Female 2,342,825
Population 2,200,334

Percentage Ratio

Geographical Area (sq kmSex ratio (M:F)) 939
Literacy (%) 79.05
Male literacy (%) 86.82
Female literacy (%) 70.89



The National Highway 6 that runs between Hazira-Dhule-Kolkata passes through the district, thus making markets accessible and helping trade and business in the district.


The Mumbai-Bhusaval-Nagpur-Kolkata broad gauge rail line, Murtijapur-Achalpur, Khandwa-Akola-Purna and Badnera-Amravati meter gauge rail line runs through the district. These connect Amravati to the bigger cities like Mumbai, Jalgaon, Nagpur, Delhi and Chennai.

The ancient name of Amravati is "Udumbravati", prakrut form of this is "Umbravati" and "Amravati" is known for many centuries with this name.

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  • Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Ltd
    Nepean Sea Road, Priyadarshini Park,
    Mumbai 400 036, Maharashtra, India.
  • 91 22 23685909,
    91 22 26517900,
    Fax: 91 22 26417893.