Ratnagiri district is one of the 36 districts of Maharashtra, India. Ratnagiri is the district headquarters of the district.Chiplun is a Financial capital of Ratnagiri. The district is 11.33% urban. The district is bounded by the Arabian Sea to the west, Sindhudurg district to the south, Raigad district to the north and Satara, Sangli and Kolhapur districts to the east. This district is part of Konkan division.