Mauganj

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Mauganj
city
Mauganj is located in Madhya Pradesh
Mauganj
Mauganj
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°41′N 81°53′E / 24.68°N 81.88°E / 24.68; 81.88Coordinates: 24°41′N 81°53′E / 24.68°N 81.88°E / 24.68; 81.88
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Rewa
Elevation 313 m (1,027 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 22,989
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Mauganj is a town and a nagar panchayat in Rewa district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Mauganj is located at 24°41′N 81°53′E / 24.68°N 81.88°E / 24.68; 81.88.[1] It has an average elevation of 313 metres (1026 feet). Mauganj is 65 km from Rewa, and villages Panni, Dhera, Barahata,Pakara Pande, Khatkhri, Padar, Nandanpur.

Some sites of religious significance around Mauganj are:

  • Mahadev Temple in Devatalab (17 km from Mauganj).
  • Asht Bhuji temple is also situated nearby.

Bahuti Prapat is a waterfall situated near Mauganj.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Mauganj had a population of 22,989. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Mauganj has an average literacy rate of 52%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 63%, and female literacy is 41%. In Mauganj, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Mauganj
  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.