Halol

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Halol
city
Halol is located in Gujarat
Halol
Halol
Halol is located in India
Halol
Halol
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 22°30′N 73°28′E / 22.5°N 73.47°E / 22.5; 73.47Coordinates: 22°30′N 73°28′E / 22.5°N 73.47°E / 22.5; 73.47
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Panchmahal
Area
 • Total 14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 499 m (1,637 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 41,108
 • Density 2,900/km2 (7,600/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration GJ
Website gujaratindia.com

Halol is a city and a municipality (tehsil) in Panchmahal district in the Indian state of Gujarat. Located in western India, it has an average elevation of 499 metres (1637 feet).Halol has large plastic industries gurukrupa plastic ind

Demography[edit]

As of 2011 India census, Halol city had a population of 61000.[1] Males constituted 53% of the population and females 47%. Halol had an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 76%, and female literacy was 66%. In Halol, 14% of the population was under 6 years of age. For more information about villages in halol go to the link http://www.census2011.co.in/data/subdistrict/3888-halol-panchmahal-gujarat.html

Geography[edit]

Situated at Latitude = 22° 30′ 0″ N (22.5) and Longitude = 73° 28′ 0″ E (73.46667) There is a large body of water which was built in 1938 to provide Halol with a dependable water supply. Halol is situated as a center point from approximate distance of 40 km from Bodeli, Vadodara and Godhra. Halol is also nearby to tourist spot Pavagadh at 5 km distance and also a World Heritage Site Champaner.

Hospitals[edit]

"Akshar" Family Dental Clinic and Implant Centre is a well known Dental Clinic for best dental treatments in Halol and in Panchmahal District. Many Other Hospital and Clinics like Referral Hospital, Shree Rang Hospital, Niramay Hospital are available in the city.

Schools and colleges[edit]

In the city of Halol there are various Gujarati, English and Hindi medium schools. They include MGM English medium School Halol, M S High School(Gujarati Medium) Halol, Saraswati Vidya Mandir (Gujarati / English Medium) Halol, Kalrav English/Gujarati School Halol, Veer New Look Central School Halol (CBSE), M&V Commerce and Arts College Halol and Nutan Kedavni trust School (Gujarati Med.).

Banks[edit]

Almost all the nationalised banks as well as top private banks are available in the town. Among them, State Bank of India stands out apart with an excellent ambiance for the customers. They are also the clearing house for all the banks.

GSRTC bus station, Halol

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.