Machalpur

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Machalpur
मचलपुर
city
Machalpur is located in Madhya Pradesh
Machalpur
Machalpur
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°08′N 76°18′E / 24.13°N 76.3°E / 24.13; 76.3Coordinates: 24°08′N 76°18′E / 24.13°N 76.3°E / 24.13; 76.3
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Rajgarh
Elevation 389 m (1,276 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 7,884
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Machalpur is a town and a nagar panchayat in Rajgarh district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Machalpur is located at 24°08′N 76°18′E / 24.13°N 76.3°E / 24.13; 76.3.[1] It has an average elevation of 389 metres (1276 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Machalpur had a population of 7884. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Machalpur has an average literacy rate of 53%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 67%, and female literacy is 39%. In Machalpur, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Machalpur
  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.