Shahpur, Sagar

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Shahpur
city
Shahpur is located in Madhya Pradesh
Shahpur
Shahpur
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°32′N 79°02′E / 23.54°N 79.03°E / 23.54; 79.03Coordinates: 23°32′N 79°02′E / 23.54°N 79.03°E / 23.54; 79.03
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Sagar
Elevation 238 m (781 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,205
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Shahpur is a town and a nagar panchayat in Sagar district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Shahpur is located at 23°32′N 79°02′E / 23.54°N 79.03°E / 23.54; 79.03.[1] It has an average elevation of 238 metres (780 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Shahpur had a population of 12,205. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Shahpur has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 47%. In Shahpur, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Shahpur
  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.