is a town and a municipal council
in Gadchiroli district
in the state of Maharashtra
, central India
It is very lush in Monsoon season (July to September) but also prone to flooding.
Gadchiroli is located at . It has an average elevation of 217 metres
Gadchiroli District is one of the biggest in Maharashtra in terms of area. The main languages spoken are Marathi, Hindi, Bengali, Gondi, Madiya and Telugu. Also it is considered to be beautiful during the monsoon season
. It is surrounded by a teak wood forest. People live traditionally here, they celebrate festivals such as Diwali
etc. The literacy rate is improving as the city grows.
As of 2001
, Gadchiroli had a population of 42,464. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Gadchiroli has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 67%. In Gadchiroli, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.