Devarakonda

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This article is about the town in Telangana. For the town in Andhra Pradesh, see Devara Konda.
Devarakonda
Town
A view of Devarakonda Fort
A view of Devarakonda Fort
Devarakonda is located in Telangana
Devarakonda
Devarakonda
Devarakonda is located in India
Devarakonda
Devarakonda
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 16°42′00″N 78°56′00″E / 16.7000°N 78.9333°E / 16.7000; 78.9333Coordinates: 16°42′00″N 78°56′00″E / 16.7000°N 78.9333°E / 16.7000; 78.9333
Country India
State Telangana
District Nalgonda
Area[1]
 • Total 28.18 km2 (10.88 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 29,731
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TS
Website telangana.gov.in

Devarakonda is a town in the Nalgonda district of the Indian state of Telangana. It is a nagar panchayat in Devarakonda mandal of Devarakonda division.[2][3]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Devarakonda had a population of 37,434. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Devarakonda has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81% and, female literacy is 63%. In Devarakonda, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.[4]

Villages near Devarakonda[edit]

Gollapally ( A village known for Donthineni families).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "District Census Handbook - Nalgonda" (PDF). Census of India. p. 13,386. Retrieved 15 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "Division wise mandals list" (PDF). Official website of Nalgonda district. National Informatics Centre. pp. 11–12. Retrieved 15 February 2016. 
  3. ^ "Nalgonda district info". Official website of Nalgonda district. National Informatics Centre. Retrieved 16 February 2016. 
  4. ^ "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. 

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