All About Sikkim ,India

Sikkim is a state in northeast India, bordered by Bhutan, Tibet and Nepal. Part of the Himalayas, the area has a dramatic landscape that includes India’s highest mountain, 8,586m Kangchenjunga. Sikkim is also home to glaciers, alpine meadows and thousands of varieties of wildflowers. Steep paths lead to hilltop Buddhist monasteries such as Pemayangtse, which dates to the early 1700s.

Capital:Gangtok
Population:619,000 (2012)
Land area:7,096 km²


 

Code
District
Headquarters
Pincode
Area code
Latitude & Longitude
Population
(2001)
Area (/km²)
Density (/km²)
ES
East Sikkim
Gangtok
737101
3592
27.20 N & 88.40 E
244,790
954
257
NS
North Sikkim
Mangan
737116
27.75 N & 88.05 E
41,023
4,226
10
SS
South Sikkim
Namchi
737126
27.05 N & 88.58 E
131,506
750
175
WS
West Sikkim
Geyzing
737111
3595
27.46 N & 88.55 E
123,174
1,166
106

 

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