Tekanpur is a census town in Gwalior district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It also has the Border Security Force Academy where the Assistant Commandants and the Sub-Inspectors of various Central Police Forces of India are trained.
Tekanpur is located at 25°59′N 78°16′E / 25.98°N 78.27°E. It has an average elevation of 190 metres (623 feet).
As of 2001census, Tekanpur had a population of 12,819. Males constitute 67% of the population and females 33%. Tekanpur has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 87%, and female literacy is 60%. In Tekanpur, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.
- ^ BSF Academy, Tekanpur
- ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Tekanpur
- ^ "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.