ABOUT DISTRICT

West Godavari district or Paschima Godavari Jilla is one of the 13 districts in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The district is situated in Coastal Andhra region of the state. Eluru is the administrative headquarters of the district. As of 2011 census of India, it has an area of 7,742 km2 (2,989 sq mi) and a population of 39,36,966. It is bounded by Krishna district on the west, East Godavari district on the east, Bay of Bengal on the south and the state of Telangana on the north. View More

At a Glance

  • Area: 7,742 sq. km.
  • Language: Telugu
  • Villages: 881
  • Population: 39,36,966
  • Male: 16,60,412
  • Female: 18,60,400
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Shri Mutyala Raju Revu, I.A.S. Collector & District Magistrate