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Hirapur is located in Madhya Pradesh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 21°32′N 79°46′E / 21.53°N 79.77°E / 21.53; 79.77Coordinates: 21°32′N 79°46′E / 21.53°N 79.77°E / 21.53; 79.77
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Balaghat
Elevation 501 m (1,644 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,639
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

See Hirapur (disambiguation) for other places with the same name.

Hirapur is a census town in Balaghat district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.


Hirapur is located at 21°32′N 79°46′E / 21.53°N 79.77°E / 21.53; 79.77.[1] It has an average elevation of 501 metres (1643 feet).


As of 2001 India census,[2] Hirapur had a population of 5639. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Hirapur has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 57%. In Hirapur, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Hirapur
  2. ^ "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.