Debagarh District, also known as Deogarh District, is a district of Orissa state, India. Deogarh city is the headquarters of Debagarh District.
Geography of Deogarh
Deogarh Town is 90 K.Ms. to the east of Sambalpur Town on N.H.-6. National Highway No.6 passes through the district acts as the main artery of inter-regional trade and other links.District of Deogarh is situated in the Western region. Deogarh district covers the 2781.66 sq km area. Deogarh district is bounded on the East & the South side by Angul District, West side by Sambalpur district & North side by Sundargarh district.
Latitude of Deogarh city : 21 deg 31' 53" N
Longitude of Deogarh city : 84 deg 43' 2" E
About Deogarh District
Deogarh District has been created after bifurcation from the erstwhile Sambalpur district and started functioning from 01.01.1994.The pradhanapat waterfall on the Padhanpat hill, close by the town is a place of scenic beauty .
Sub - Division in Deogarh District
In Deogarh there are 1 Sub - Division
Tehsil in Deogarh District
In Deogarh there are 2 Tehsil
Blocks in Deogarh District
In Deogarh there are 3 Blocks.
Cities and Towns in Deogarh District
Railway Station Deogarh District
The nearest rail heads for Deogarh are at Sambalpur (90 km),Jharsuguda (98 km) , Bamra on the Nagpur-Howrah Section of South Eastern Railway (103 km) and Rourkela (115 km)
Economy of Deogarh District
Agriculture is the main activity of this district.Main crops are Paddy, Millets, Pulses, Oil seed, Fibre, Condiments, Sugarcane.