Jamkhed taluka

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Jamkhed taluka
जामखेड तालुका
Tehsil
Location of Jamkhed  in Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra
Location of Jamkhed in Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Ahmednagar district
Headquarters Karjat
Area
 • Total 878.62 km2 (339.24 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 134,238
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Literacy rate 43.85%
 • Sex ratio 1.05 /
Website Official website

Jamkhed taluka (Marathi: जामखेड तालुका), is a taluka in Karjat subdivision of Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra State of India.[1]

Area[edit]

Area by land type
Type of Land Percent
Agriculture
  
83.6%
Forest
  
4.29%
Other
  
12.11%

The table below shows area of the taluka by land type.[2]

Type of Land Area (km2)  % of Total Area
Agriculture 734.5 83.6
Forest 37.72 4.29
Other 106.4 12.11
Total 878.62 100

Villages[edit]

There are around 88 villages in Jamkhed taluka. For list of villages see Villages in Jamkhed taluka.

Population[edit]

The table below shows population of the taluka by sex. The data is as per 2001 census.[3]

Population  % of Total Population Number of Literate Literacy (% of Population)
Male 68837 51.28 36270 52.69
Female 65401 48.72 22598 34.55
Total 134238 100 58868 43.85

Rain Fall[edit]

The Table below details of rainfall from year 1981 to 2004.[4]

Year Rainfall (mm)
1981 527
1982 555
1983 1341
1984 727
1985 540
1986 872
1987 996
1988 1040
1989 920
1990 523
1991 480
1993 823
1994 583.3
1995 570
1996 922
1997 427
1998 1070
1999 409
2000 661
2001 333
2002 561
2003 460
2004 570

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