Shahgarh

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Shahgarh
city
Shahgarh is located in Madhya Pradesh
Shahgarh
Shahgarh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°19′N 79°08′E / 24.32°N 79.13°E / 24.32; 79.13Coordinates: 24°19′N 79°08′E / 24.32°N 79.13°E / 24.32; 79.13
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Sagar
Population (2011)
 • Total 16,300
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Shahgarh is a town and a tahsil in Sagar district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Shahgarh is located at 24°19′N 79°08′E / 24.32°N 79.13°E / 24.32; 79.13.[1] It has an average elevation of 411 metres (1348 feet).

Demographics[edit]

At the 2001 India census,[2] Shahgarh had a population of 14,585. Males constituted 52% of the population and females 48%. Shahgarh had an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 69% and female literacy 53%. 18% of the population were under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Shahgarh
  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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.