Kerura

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Kerura
Kerur
town
Kerura is located in Karnataka
Kerura
Kerura
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 16°00′48″N 75°32′56″E / 16.0133°N 75.5489°E / 16.0133; 75.5489Coordinates: 16°00′48″N 75°32′56″E / 16.0133°N 75.5489°E / 16.0133; 75.5489
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Bagalkot
Languages
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kerur (Kannada ಕೆರೂರ) is a panchayat town in Bagalkot district in Karnataka. It has an average elevation of 617 metres (2024 feet).

Demographics[edit]

At the 2001 census, the town had a population of 17,206. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Kerura has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 48%. 14% of the population is under 6 years of age. Every Tuesday, a fair of farmers gathers for selling vegetables,grains, etc. the cattle stock also bought and sold on these days.

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