Gunnaur

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Gunnaur
city
Gunnaur is located in Uttar Pradesh
Gunnaur
Gunnaur
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 28°15′N 78°26′E / 28.25°N 78.43°E / 28.25; 78.43Coordinates: 28°15′N 78°26′E / 28.25°N 78.43°E / 28.25; 78.43
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Sambhal
Elevation 170 m (560 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 19,105
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 243722
Telephone code 05836
Vehicle registration UP 38

Gunnaur is a town and a nagar panchayat in Sambhal district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Gunnaur has three Block ( Gunnaur, junabai & Rajpura) Three Police Station (Gunnaur (CO),Rajpura & Dhanari). Eastern of Gunnaur a Village Garhiya (2 km) On Budaun- Meerut Highway.It takes 2 hours 34 mins to reach Gannaur and is 152 km from New Delhi.[1]

Geography[edit]

Gunnaur is located at 28°15′N 78°26′E / 28.25°N 78.43°E / 28.25; 78.43.[2] It has an average elevation of 170 metres (557 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Gunnaur is basically a village constituency of 4.38 lakh people.[4] Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Gunnaur has an average literacy rate of 31%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 38%, and female literacy is 24%. In Gunnaur, 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.Around 60% of population constituted by Yadavs and 15% by Muslims.[5]

Religions in Gunnaur
Religion Percent
Hindus
  
50%
Muslims
  
48%
Jains
  
1.4%
Others†
  
0.6%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

Education[edit]

In Gunnaur three degree college as; Babu Ram Singh Bhay Singh degree college Babrala, Gov. Degree College Junavai and Jugalkishor Degree college Gawan.

There are two inter colleges in gunnaur town - janta inter college , DNAM inter college

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