Balaghat

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Balaghat (abobo balaghat)
Metropolitan
Balaghat
Nickname: 
Balaghat
Balaghat (abobo balaghat) is located in Madhya Pradesh
Balaghat (abobo balaghat)
Balaghat (abobo balaghat)
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Balaghat (abobo balaghat) is located in India
Balaghat (abobo balaghat)
Balaghat (abobo balaghat)
Balaghat (abobo balaghat) (India)
Coordinates: 21°48′N 80°11′E / 21.8°N 80.18°E / 21.8; 80.18Coordinates: 21°48′N 80°11′E / 21.8°N 80.18°E / 21.8; 80.18
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
DistrictBalaghat
Government
 • TypeMunicipal Council
 • BodyBalaghat Municipal Council
Area
Balaghat
 • Total25 km2 (10 sq mi)
Elevation
288 m (945 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total84,261
 • Density3,400/km2 (8,700/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official1)Hindi (Primary)
2)English (Additional)

(Gondi language primary language for schedule tribes people's ) Pawari language (caste language of parmar's people) Chattisgarhi language (speaking in northeastern part of balaghat)

Marathi language (speaking in south part of balaghat)
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
481001
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP-50
Websitewww.balaghat.nic.in

Balaghat is a city and a municipality in Balaghat district, in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Balaghat District. Wainganga River flows beside the town.

Geography[edit]

Balaghat is located at 21°48′N 80°11′E / 21.800°N 80.183°E / 21.800; 80.183.[1] It has an average elevation of 288 metres (944 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2011 Census of India,[2] Balaghat had a population of 84,216. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Balaghat
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2011 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.

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