Mamit District is situated in the western part of Mizoram.The district is bounded on the north by Hailakandi district of Assam state, on the west by North Tripura district of Tripurastate and Bangladesh, on the south by Lunglei district and on the east by Kolasib and Aizawl districts. Mamit district was selected for Multi-Sectoral Development Plan for Minority concentrated districts. In 1985 Mamit district became home to Dampa Tiger Reserve, which has an area of 500 km² The district has 3 legislative assembly constituencies. These are Hachhek, Dampa and Mamit.

Facts and Figures

Area3025.75 sq km
Latitude23.93°N
Longitude92.48°E
Altitude718 metres (2355 feet)
Population85,757(2011 Census)
No. of Sub Division03 (Mamit, West Phaileng & Kawrthah)
No. of Villages126
No. of RD Block04 (Mamit, Reiek, West Phaileng and Zawlnuam)
Literacy Rate84.93% (2011 Census)
Distance from Aizawl112km