Zunheboto District is situated in the heart of Nagaland bounded by Mokokchung District in the North, Phek District in the South, Tensuang and Kiphire district in the east and Kohima/Wokha district in the West. The whole area is mountainous covered with dense forest with a total area of 1255 Sq.Km. As per 2011 Census the district is having total population of1,14,014. The District Headquarter is 150 Kms away from the State Capital, Kohima. The district is divided into seven Sub-division, namely (1) Pughoboto (2) Zunheboto (3) Akuluto (4) Atoizu (5) Suruhuto (6) Aghunato and (7) Satakha.