Rajpur, Madhya Pradesh

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other uses, see Rajpur.
Rajpur
city
Rajpur is located in Madhya Pradesh
Rajpur
Rajpur
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 21°56′N 75°08′E / 21.93°N 75.13°E / 21.93; 75.13Coordinates: 21°56′N 75°08′E / 21.93°N 75.13°E / 21.93; 75.13
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Barwani
Elevation 225 m (738 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,913
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 451447
Telephone code 07284
Vehicle registration MP46

Rajpur is a town and a nagar panchayat in Barwani district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Rajpur is located at 21°56′N 75°08′E / 21.93°N 75.13°E / 21.93; 75.13.[1] It has an average elevation of 225 metres (738 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Rajpur had a population of 17,913. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Rajpur has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 68%, and female literacy is 49%. In Rajpur, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]