Bhimber District facts for kids
|District of Azad Kashmir|
Map of Azad Kashmir with Bhimber highlighted
|• Total||1,516 km2 (585 sq mi)|
|• Density||232/km2 (600/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+5)|
|Number of Tehsils||3|
Bhimber (Urdu: ضلع بھمبر) is the southernmost of the eight districts of Azad Kashmir, the district is between Latitude: 32-48 to 33-34 and Longitude: 73.55 to 74-45, and has an area of 1516 km². The chief town is Bhimber
The total area of the district is 1516 square kilometres and is divided into three tehsils.
According to the 1998 census, 297,000 people lived there. According to a 1999 estimate, it was 303,000. Latest figures show that 350,000 people live there. The Jaats are the biggest tribe in the region. The main language is Mirpuri.
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