Nanded district is a district of Maharashtra state. The city of Nanded is the district headquarters. The district has an area of 10,502 sq km. The Godavari River flows through the district. According to the 2011 census Nanded District has a population of 3,356,566.
Nanded District lies in the eastern portion of Marathwada region in Aurangabad Division of Maharashtra. The district is bounded by Nizamabad, Medak and Adilabad districts of Andhra Pradesh on the east, by Bidar District of Karnataka falls on the south, by Parbhani and Latur districts of Marathwada on the west, and Yavatmal District on the north. The influence of Andhra, Karnataka and Vidarbha can be seen on the language, behaviour and general conduct of the people of Nanded.