The District lies approximately about 800 mts above the sea level, which is why it enjoys a moderate and healthy climate. The District may be divided into 3 natural regions, viz., the Malnad, Semi-Malnad and Maidan. These regions, on an average, receive moderate to heavy rainfall and have dense vegetation.
There are five revenue blocks in the district : Dharwad, Hubli, Kalaghatgi, Kundagol and Navalagund.
As per the 2001 census, the district had a population of 1603794.
In 1830, the southern Maratha country was brought under Regulation VII and the territories were formed into one Collectorate called Dharwad District or Zilla.
In 1962 the erstwhile towns of Dharwad and Hubli were amalgamated to constitute the Hubli Dharwad Municipal Corporation.
69 Navalgund Vidhan Sabha Constituency - 2 Navalgund Taluk 3 Hubli Taluk (Part) 3 Shiraguppi Circle
70 Kundgol Vidhan Sabha Constituency - 5 Kundgol Taluk 3 Hubli Taluk (Part) 1 Hubli and 2 Chabbi Circles.
71 Dharwad Vidhan Sabha Constituency - Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) (Part) Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) - Ward No. 3 to 10, 1 Dharwad Taluk (Part) 2 Garag and 3 Amminabhavi Circles.
72 Hubli Dharwad East Vidhan Sabha Constituency (SC):- Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) (Part) Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) - Ward No.41, 45 and 48 to 67.
73 Hubli Dharwad Central Vidhan Sabha Constituency - Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) (Part) Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) - Ward No. 24 to 34, 38 to 40, 42 to 44, 46 and 47.
74 Hubli Dharwad West Vidhan Sabha Constituency - Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) (Part) Hubli-Dharwad (M Corp.) - Ward No.1, 2, 11 to 23 and 35 to 37.
75 Kalghatgi Vidhan Sabha Constituency - 4 Kalghatgi Taluk 1 Dharwad Taluk (Part) 4 Alnavar and 1 Dharwad Circles. Alnavar TP
Someshvar, Dattaatreya Swamy Temple, Hanuman Temple at Nuggikeri, Kelgeri Tank, Murugharaajendra Swaamy Mutt, All saints Church, Vidyavardhaka Sangha, Lord Uluvi Channabasaveshwara Temple, Dhummavaada Tank or Nirsaagar, Tatvaanveshana Mandira, Goddess Banashankari at Amargol, Garag, Amminabhaavi, Kalaghatagi,