Map of Azad Kashmir with Bhimber highlighted
|• Total||1,516 km2 (585 sq mi)|
|• Density||232/km2 (600/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+5 (PST)|
|Number of Tehsils||3|
Bhimber (Urdu: ضلع بھمبر) is the southernmost of the eight districts of Azad Kashmir, the district is between Latitude: 32-48 to 33-34 and Longitude: 73.55 to 74-45, and has an area of 1516 km². The chief town is Bhimber
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The total area of the district is 1516 square kilometres and is divided into three tehsils.
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According to the 1998 census, 297,000 people lived there. According to a 1999 estimate, it was 303,000. Latest figures show that 350,000 people live there. The Jaats are the biggest tribe in the region. The main language is Mirpuri.