Amarpatan

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Amarpatan
city
Amarpatan is located in Madhya Pradesh
Amarpatan
Amarpatan
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°19′N 80°59′E / 24.32°N 80.98°E / 24.32; 80.98Coordinates: 24°19′N 80°59′E / 24.32°N 80.98°E / 24.32; 80.98
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Satna
Elevation 358 m (1,175 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,365
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 485775
Telephone code 07675
Vehicle registration MP-19

Amarpatan is a town and a nagar panchayat in Satna district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.

Etymology[edit]

Amarpatan is made by 2 words amar and patan. amar is the name of king of this area and patan stands for place.[citation needed]

Geography[edit]

Amarpatan is located at 24°19′N 80°59′E / 24.32°N 80.98°E / 24.32; 80.98.[1] It has an average elevation of 358 metres (1174 feet). There are many villages which surround the town. It is on National Highway No.7 and connects Rewa to Maihar.

Amarpatan is a tahsil place of Satna. It is a Nagar Parishad.It is 36 km from district headquarters. nearest Railway Station is Maihar which is 24 km. Amarpatan is well connected with other stations also.Satna railway station is 36 KM and distance of Rewa station is 42 KM. Amarpatan is a well-developed town. It has a Degree college and many schools. Students from Nearby villages study at the degree college and Hostel facilities are provided for students.

History[edit]

There is an old Garhi in town which was built by the Lodhi community in ancient times. There is a Jagannath Swami temple inside the Garhi.

Lt. Shree Lal Laxman Singh Baghel " was the founder of New Amarpatan and he is very well known in the area and he built so many historial building at amarpatan.

Economics[edit]

The land quality of village is medium. There is no any resource of irrigation hence the agriculture is totally dependent on rains. A tubewell with overtank was established to provide a water supply in times of drought.[citation needed]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 Indian census,[2] Amarpatan had a population of 16,365. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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