Alnavar

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Alnavar
Town
Alnavar is located in Karnataka
Alnavar
Alnavar
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 15°26′N 74°44′E / 15.43°N 74.73°E / 15.43; 74.73Coordinates: 15°26′N 74°44′E / 15.43°N 74.73°E / 15.43; 74.73
Country India
StateKarnataka
DistrictDharwad
Elevation
563 m (1,847 ft)
Population
(2001)
 • Total16,286
Languages
 • OfficialKannada timezone1 = IST
Time zoneUTC+5:30
Vehicle registrationKA25

Alnavar is a panchayat town in the Dharwad district in Karnataka, India. "Anilpur" was the ancient name of "Alnavar."

Geography[edit]

Alnavar is located at 15°26′N 74°44′E / 15.43°N 74.73°E / 15.43; 74.73.[1] It has an average elevation of 563 metres (1847 feet). Trains from Bangalore to Vasco da Gama passes through this town.[citation needed]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Alnavar had a population of 16,286. Males constitute 51% of the population and females constitute 49%. Alnavar has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%, with 56% of the males and 44% of females literate. 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. Kannada is the most widely spoken language.

As per 2011, the census population is 17228.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Alnavar
  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.