Karak (Pashto: کرك, Urdu: کرک) is a district of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. It is situated to the south of Kohat District and on the north side of Bannu and Lakki Marwat districts on the main Indus Highway between Peshawar and Karachi - it is 123 km from the provincial capital Peshawar. Karak is said to be the single district in Pakistan which is inhabited by only one tribe of Pashtuns — the Khattak.
|Established||Karak was granted district status in July 1982|
|District Nazim||Gul Sawali (Pacha)|
|District Naib Nazim||Sultan Rehman (Naatty)|
|Total||3,372 km2 (1,302 sq mi)|
|Density||128/km2 (330/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+5)|
|Number of Tehsils||3|