Kheralu

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kheralu
city
kheralu is located in Gujarat
kheralu
kheralu
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 23°53′N 72°37′E / 23.88°N 72.62°E / 23.88; 72.62Coordinates: 23°53′N 72°37′E / 23.88°N 72.62°E / 23.88; 72.62
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Mehsana
Elevation 149 m (489 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,143
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Kheralu is a city and a municipality in Mehsana district in the Indian state of Gujarat. It is a little north of Mahesana Proper town and it is approximately half the size of Mahesana.

Geography[edit]

Kheralu is located at 23°53′N 72°37′E / 23.88°N 72.62°E / 23.88; 72.62.[1] It has an average elevation of 149 metres (488 feet). It is the second largest town in its district after Mehsana proper town.[citation needed] It used to have a flowing river which dry now .

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Kheralu had a population of 20,143. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Kheralu has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 59%. In Kheralu, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kheralu
  2. ^ "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.