Osmanabad district is an administrative district in the state of Maharashtra in India. It is in the Marathwada Region of India. The district headquarters are located at Osmanabad, erstwhile Dharashiv (धाराशिव). Temple of goddess Tuljabhavani at Tulajapur is famous in India. This primarily rural district occupies an area of 7569 km² of which 241.4 km² is urban area and has a population of 1,660,311 of which 16.96% were urban (as of 2011).