Badami Bagh

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Badami Bagh
Badami Bagh is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Badami Bagh
Badami Bagh
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Coordinates: 34°04′N 74°51′E / 34.07°N 74.85°E / 34.07; 74.85Coordinates: 34°04′N 74°51′E / 34.07°N 74.85°E / 34.07; 74.85
Country  India
State Jammu and Kashmir
District Srinagar
Elevation 1,727 m (5,666 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,477
 • Official Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Badami Bagh (Hindi: बादामी बाग़) is a cantonment town in Srinagar district in the state of Jammu & Kashmir, India.


Badami Bagh is located at 34°04′N 74°51′E / 34.07°N 74.85°E / 34.07; 74.85.[1] It has an average elevation of 1727 metres (5666 feet).


As of 2001 India census,[2] Badami Bagh had a population of 13,477. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Badami Bagh has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 58% of the males and 42% of females literate. 6% of the population is under 6 years of age.