Gottigere

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Gottigere
ಗೊಟ್ಟಿಗೆರೆ
town
Volvo buses at Gottigere, Bannerghatta Road
Volvo buses at Gottigere, Bannerghatta Road
Gottigere is located in Bengaluru
Gottigere
Gottigere
Location in Bangalore, India
Coordinates: 12°51′N 77°35′E / 12.85°N 77.59°E / 12.85; 77.59Coordinates: 12°51′N 77°35′E / 12.85°N 77.59°E / 12.85; 77.59
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Bangalore
Metro Bangalore
Population (2001)
 • Total 11,149
Languages
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 560083
Vehicle registration KA-51

Gottigere is in Bangalore district, along Bannerghatta Road in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is surrounded by the famous NICE Road and smaller areas like Basavanapura. It has been named after "Gottigere lake" which is near NICE Road. This area has seen fast growth due to many IT companies establishment near Bannerghatta Road & Electronic city.

Demographic[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Gottigere had a population of 11,149. Men constitute 54% of the population and women 46%.

Gottigere has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 63%. In Gottigere, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

As of 2007, Gottigere comes with the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) Greater Bangalore limits.[citation needed]

Colleges[edit]

  • T. John College, near NICE Road
  • Dr. R M L Law College
  • Perumal Engineering College
  • Ramamanohar Lohia College Of Law
  • ITM Institute of Hotel Management

Schools and Pre Schools[2][edit]

MapleBear Canadian Pre-School Gottigere

Greenwood High Pre School ( A unit of Greenwood High International School)

Sherwood High School

Radcliffe School

Carmel Academy

Gottigere High School

Podar International School

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. 
  2. ^ Schools near Bannerghatta Road (Gottigere)