Pattan

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Pattan
city
Pattan is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Pattan
Pattan
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Coordinates: 34°10′N 74°34′E / 34.17°N 74.57°E / 34.17; 74.57Coordinates: 34°10′N 74°34′E / 34.17°N 74.57°E / 34.17; 74.57
Country  India
State Jammu and Kashmir
District Baramulla
Area
 • Total 0.8 km2 (0.3 sq mi)
Elevation 1,553 m (5,095 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 16,409
 • Density 23,280/km2 (60,300/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 193121

Pattan is a town and a municipal committee in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Geography[edit]

Pattan is located at 34°10′N 74°34′E / 34.17°N 74.57°E / 34.17; 74.57.[1] It has an average elevation of 1553 metres (5095 ft). Pattan is one of the historical capitals of Kashmir, nearly in the centre of the valley of paradise. Pattan tehsil has remains of four palaces including two in the municipal limits…

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Pattan had a population of 11,409. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Pattan has an average literacy rate of 37%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 44%, and female literacy is 28%. In Pattan, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Pattan
  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.