List of Districts of Karnataka in 2022

Mysore, today is known as Karnataka, is a state in South India, with its capital at Bengaluru. If you want to get a list of how many districts are there in Karnataka, then you have come to the right place. Below we are going to provide a complete list of districts of Karnataka state. 

Districts of Karnataka
Districts of Karnataka

On 1 November 1956, Karnataka, which was then Mysore, officially became a part of India and got statehood. But later in 1983, Mysore was renamed Karnataka. Now the official language of Karnataka state is Kannada, apart from this, people who speak Konkani, Tulu and Kodava languages ​​also live in this state.

How many districts are there in Karnataka (2022)

Talking about the districts located in Karnataka, the number of districts presented in Karnataka in 2022 is 30. Dakshina Kannada district comes first based on literacy. Because the literacy rate of this district is 88.57%.

Apart from this, the Bengaluru district comes first in terms of population and the Belgaum district in terms of area. Similarly, the name of Raichur district comes first in the list of lowest literacy districts in Karnataka. Because there the literacy rate is 59.56%.

Similarly, the districts of Karnataka with the highest growth rate are Bengaluru, Yadagiri, Bellary and Bijapur and let us tell you that the state of Karnataka also shares its borders with Maharashtra, Goa, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

List of Districts of Karnataka (2022)

No.Name of DistrictName of Head Quarters
1BagalkotBagalkot
2Bengaluru UrbanBengaluru
3Bengaluru RuralBengaluru
4BelagaviBelagavi
5BallariBallari
6BidarBidar
7VijayapurVijayapur
8ChamarajanagarChamarajanagar
9ChikballapurChikballapur
10ChikkamagaluruChikkamagaluru
11ChitradurgaChitradurga
12Dakshina KannadaMangaluru
13DavanagereDavanagere
14DharwadDharwad
15GadagGadag
16KalaburagiKalaburagi
17HassanHassan
18HaveriHaveri
19KodaguMadikeri
20KolarKolar
21KoppalKoppal
22MandyaMandya
23MysuruMysuru
24RaichurRaichur
25RamanagaraRamanagara
26ShivamoggaShivamogga
27TumakuruTumakuru
28UdupiUdupi
29Uttara KannadaKarwar
30YadgirYadgir

Maharashtra and Karnataka fight over the Belgaum district. Because Maharashtra claims that Belgaum belongs to them. Because of this Belgaum should be handed over to their states. Similarly, Karnataka is also denying this claim. Because of this, today Belgaum has become an authorized district of Karnataka and Belgaum is the second capital of Karnataka.

Today Belgaum has maximum Kannada speaking people. But here Marathi speaking people are also around it. Similarly, Konkani speaking people are also found here.

I hope that you must have liked this article. If there is any update in the number of districts of Karnataka, then we will update it here as well. Apart from this, if some mistake is seen in our article, then you can kindly inform us about it in the comment box.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many districts are there in Karnataka?

30 Districts

Which is the biggest district in Karnataka?

Belagavi district has an area of approximately 13,415 km2 (5,180 sq mi) making it the largest district in Karnataka.

What is the capital of Karnataka?

Bangaluru

Which is the richest district in Karnataka?

Bangaluru Urban

Which is poor district in Karnataka?

Dharwad, Chitradurga, Koppala and Kalaburgi districts are included in the higher incidence of poverty in rural areas of Karnataka.

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