Hebbagodi

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Hebbagodi
Suburb
Hebbagodi-Bommasandra flyover on Hosur Road.
Hebbagodi-Bommasandra flyover on Hosur Road.
Hebbagodi is located in Bengaluru
Hebbagodi
Hebbagodi
Coordinates: 12°49′N 77°41′E / 12.82°N 77.68°E / 12.82; 77.68Coordinates: 12°49′N 77°41′E / 12.82°N 77.68°E / 12.82; 77.68
Country India
State Karnataka
District Bangalore
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,395
Languages
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 560099
Telephone code 91-80
Vehicle registration KA 51

Hebbagodi (Kannada: ಹೆಬ್ಬಗೋಡಿ) is a suburb of Bangalore in the Indian state of Karnataka.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Hebbagodi had a population of 12,395. Males constitute 60% of the population and females 40%. Hebbagodi has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 69%. In Hebbagodi, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Hebbagodi is about 2.5 km from Electronics City, the IT hub of Bangalore, India and about 12.5 km from Silk Board junction. It is also about 20 km from the satellite town of Hosur, Tamil Nadu. The majestic Hogenakkal Falls, often known as Niagara Falls of India, is just 100 km from Hebbagodi and a major holiday spot for people living here.


Facilities[edit]

Hebbagodi is surrounded by Industrial Areas Bommasandra Industrial Area, Veerasandra Industrial Area, Electronic City Indl Area, and Jigani Indl Area. In recent years, owing to the traffic conditions in Bangalore city, people working for companies like Infosys, Wipro, Biocon which have their offices in Electronics City, are preferring to stay at Hebbagodi, thereby turning it into a major residential layout. RK Lakeview is one such layout with most modern amenities. Daddy's Garden is another residential layout at Hebbagodi.

Narayana Hrudayalaya, Sparsha Hospital are the world famous hospitals near Hebbagodi. Maruthi Clinic, Sneha Clinic, Canara Computers are some of the public places in Hebbagodi. The BTL Institute of Technology And Management are in close vicinity to Hebbagodi.

Education[edit]

B.E.S School is one of the famous School named for Education from LKG to 10th Std. It is managed by Prabhakar Reddy[Principal] and his Family.

St. Francis DE Sales College, also known as SFS College, is a degree-awarding institution that awards B.A. and B. Com degrees. It is managed by the Missionaries of St. Francis de Sales. Talks on a twinning program with the DeSales University in Pennsylvania are underway.

Near in this village there are some good schools: St. Francis de Sales School and College, Vidhya Vahini,JM public School, St. Mary's, Pavitra public school, Surya international school, Ebenzer international School, Hebbagodi Government School, Shree Manjunatha School, Ananth nagar Vidhya mandir, BTL School and College, Swamy vivekananda High School, Swamy Vivekananda Primary and College.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 

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