Amarpatan

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Amarpatan
city
Amarpatan is located in Madhya Pradesh
Amarpatan
Amarpatan
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°19′N 80°59′E / 24.32°N 80.98°E / 24.32; 80.98Coordinates: 24°19′N 80°59′E / 24.32°N 80.98°E / 24.32; 80.98
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Satna
Elevation 358 m (1,175 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,365
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 485775
Telephone code 07675
Vehicle registration MP-19

Amarpatan is a town and a nagar panchayat in Satna district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.

Etymology[edit]

Amarpatan is made by 2 words amar and patan. amar is the name of king of this area and patan stands for place.[citation needed]

Geography[edit]

Amarpatan is located at 24°19′N 80°59′E / 24.32°N 80.98°E / 24.32; 80.98.[1] It has an average elevation of 358 metres (1174 feet). There are many villages which surround the town. It is on National Highway No.7 and connects Rewa to Maihar.

Amarpatan is a tahsil place of Satna. It is a Nagar Pachayat.It is 36 km from district headquarters. nearest Railway Station is Maihar which is 24 km. Amarpatan is a well-developed town. It has a Degree college and many schools. Students from Nearby villages study at the degree college and Hostel facilities are provided for students.

History[edit]

There is an old Garhi in town which was built by the Lodhi community in ancient times. There is a Jagannath Swami temple inside the Garhi.

Lt. Shree Lal Laxman Singh Baghel " was the founder of New Amarpatan and he is very well known in the area and he built so many historial building at amarpatan.

Economics[edit]

The land quality of village is medium. There is no any resource of irrigation hence the agriculture is totally dependent on rains. A tubewell with overtank was established to provide a water supply in times of drought.[citation needed]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 Indian census,[2] Amarpatan had a population of 16,365. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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