Dhanwar Block

 Block Headquater   DHANWAR
Area  35240.37 Hec
  Forest Area  6049.05 Hec.
 Male  Female Total
 Population  98016  100129  198145
 SC Population***  13321  14601  27922
 ST Population***  835  769  1604
 Literacy  50305  20524  70829
 Education  Primary School – 104  Middle School – 16  High School – 5
 Crops  Rice , Wheat , Maize , Marua, Potato
 Rivers  Irga, Barako, Jharkhandi Dham River
 Important Festivals  SOHRAI , SARHUL , IDD , DASHARA , KARMA
 Tourist Places   Jharkhandi Dham (Shiv Temple)
 Panchayts  MAHESHMARWA, BALHARA, DORNDA(N), DORNDA(S), SIRSAI, GARJASARAN, LALBAZAR, BANDHI, AMBATAND, PANDEYDIH, DHANWAR(N), DHANWAR(S), PANCHRUKHI, BHALITUNDA, PANDRIYA, DHANAIPURA, DUMARDIHA, GUNDARI, ARKHANGO, NIMADIH, JERUADIH, MAKDIHA, CHANDRAKHO, SAPAMARAN, BARJO, JARISINGHA, GADI, KENDUA, GIRIDIH, GALWATI, KARGALI KHURD, GORHAND, CHATTI, DHARAMPUR, BODGO, HEMRODIH, SIRAMDIH, KAILADHAB, PARSAN.