Kutiyana

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Kutiyana
city
Kutiyana is located in Gujarat
Kutiyana
Kutiyana
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 21°38′N 69°59′E / 21.63°N 69.98°E / 21.63; 69.98Coordinates: 21°38′N 69°59′E / 21.63°N 69.98°E / 21.63; 69.98
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Porbandar
Elevation 30 m (100 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,108
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 362650
Telephone code 02804
Vehicle registration GJ-25

Kutiyana is a city and a municipality in Porbandar district in the Indian state of Gujarat.

Geography[edit]

Kutiyana is located at 21°38′N 69°59′E / 21.63°N 69.98°E / 21.63; 69.98.[1] It has an average elevation of 30 metres (98 feet). Kutiyana town is spread over almost 2 km range. Kutiyana is around 42 km away from its district center Porbandar and 40 km away from Airport.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Kutiyana had a population of 17,108. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Kutiyana has an average literacy rate of 63%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 71%, and female literacy is 54%. In Kutiyana, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transportation[edit]

Kutiyana is connected via roads, It has no train, water or airport connectivity except its nearest district center Porbandar. Kutiyana is located on National Highway-8B, which connects all transportations inroute Rajkot to Porbandar. Main transportations are State Road Transport, private travels, passenger cars etc.

Facilities[edit]

Kutiyana town is facilitate with government hospital and some private clinics. Kutiyana is main center hub for villages to shop, eat, study and connect with other areas by road or transportation available. Kutiyana is covered with good cellular networks, which has all the service providers available in the town range. Kutiyana has got many community halls for ceremony, like Maher samaj, Ahir samaj, Soni vandi, Sindhi samaj, Lohana-mahajan vadi etc.

School & Collages[edit]

Kutiyana taluka have 52 villages in it.Bala hanuman High School, Taluka Shala 1 & 2. Hitesh Keshwala is a famous graduate from Balahanuman school Kutiyana who is now a Rapper and Music Video Director in Los Angeles,USA. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z02SCwawdns

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kutiyana
  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.