Jagtial

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This article is about a town in Telangana, India. For its namesake district, see Jagtial district.
Jagtial
జగిత్యాల
جگتیال
Town
Tower circle in jagtial
Tower circle in jagtial
Jagtial is located in Telangana
Jagtial
Jagtial
Jagtial is located in India
Jagtial
Jagtial
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 18°48′N 78°56′E / 18.8°N 78.93°E / 18.8; 78.93Coordinates: 18°48′N 78°56′E / 18.8°N 78.93°E / 18.8; 78.93
Country India
State Telangana
District Karimnagar
Government
 • Body Jagtial Municipality
 • M.L.A Tatiparthy Jeevan Reddy
 • M.P K. Kavitha
Area[1]
 • Total 28.25 km2 (10.91 sq mi)
Elevation 264 m (866 ft)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 103,620
 • Density 3,700/km2 (9,500/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu, Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 505327
Telephone code 08724
Vehicle registration TS–02

Jagtial జగిత్యాల is a town in Karimnagar district of the Indian state of Telangana. After the districts re-organisation in the state, town will be part of proposed Jagtial district.[3]

Geography[edit]

Jagtial is located at 18°48′N 78°56′E / 18.8°N 78.93°E / 18.8; 78.93. It has an average elevation of 264 meters (866 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Census of India, the town had a population of 103620 The average literacy rate stands at 78.61% with 67,931 literates, significantly higher than the national average of 73.00%.[4]

Government and politics[edit]

Civic administration

Jagtial Municipality was constituted in 1952 and is classified as a first grade municipality with 38 election wards. The jurisdiction of the civic body is spread over an area of 28.25 km2 (10.91 sq mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Urban Local Body Information" (PDF). Directorate of Town and Country Planning. Government of Telangana. Retrieved 28 June 2016. 
  2. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 25 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "District Level Mandal wise list of villages in Karimnagar district" (PDF). Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. National Informatics Centre. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 December 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2016. 
  4. ^ "Chapter–3 (Literates and Literacy rate)" (PDF). Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 3 August 2014.