Narsipatnam

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Narsipatnam
నర్సీపట్నం
Town
Narsipatnam Road railway station
Narsipatnam Road railway station
Narsipatnam is located in Andhra Pradesh
Narsipatnam
Narsipatnam
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 17°39′54″N 82°36′50″E / 17.665°N 82.614°E / 17.665; 82.614Coordinates: 17°39′54″N 82°36′50″E / 17.665°N 82.614°E / 17.665; 82.614
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Visakhapatnam
Elevation 58 m (190 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 32,483
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 531 116
Telephone code 8932
Website http://www.narsipatnam.co.in

Narsipatnam is a municipality in Visakhapatnam district in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Narsipatnam is located at 17°40′N 82°37′E / 17.67°N 82.62°E / 17.67; 82.62.[1] It has an average elevation of 58 metres (190 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census, Narsipatnam has a population of 33,757. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Area: 6.83 sq.km. Narsipatnam has an average literacy rate of 66%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 74%, and female literacy is 58%. In Narsipatnam, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transportation[edit]

Narsipatnam railway station is called 'Narsipatnam Road', located on Howrah-Chennai main railway line.

Narsipatnam bus depot has 95 RTC buses and 25 Hired buses serving around 120,000 thousand people daily to the nuke and corner of the villages. Now a regular service to Hyderabad directly operating with new Super Luxury Bus.

Legislative Assembly[edit]

Narsipatnam is an assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh. There are 1,95,804 registered voters in Narsipatnam constituency in 2009 elections.

Religious worships[edit]

Sri Nookambika Devastanam - It's a village god and every year they will celebrate the festival before day of Ugadi. Sri Maridi Mamba Temple - This is one of the famous temple constructed near by famous lake of Narsipatnam. Sri Swamy ayyappa temple - Its located in the center of the city where you can see exact replication of Sabarimala. Sri Venkateswara Devastanam - This is one of the oldest temple at Narsipatnam under the maintenance of TTD. Sri Shirdi Sai Devastanam - This temple constructed near Swami ayyappa temple. Sri Rama Devastanam - Located in Market yard and complete lord rama statue is at single stone.

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