Jevargi

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Jevargi
ಜೇವರ್ಗಿ
city
Jevargi is located in Karnataka
Jevargi
Jevargi
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 17°01′N 76°46′E / 17.02°N 76.77°E / 17.02; 76.77Coordinates: 17°01′N 76°46′E / 17.02°N 76.77°E / 17.02; 76.77
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Kalaburagi
Area
 • Total 4.25 km2 (1.64 sq mi)
Elevation 393 m (1,289 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 19,174
 • Density 4,511.53/km2 (11,684.8/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 585 310
Telephone code 08442
ISO 3166 code IN-KA
Vehicle registration KA
Website karnataka.gov.in

Jevargi is a Panchayat town in Kalaburagi district in Karnataka, India. It is the headquarters of the Jevargi Taluk.

Geography[edit]

Jevargi is located at 17°01′N 76°46′E / 17.02°N 76.77°E / 17.02; 76.77.[1] It has an average elevation of 393 meters (1,289 ft). The town is spread over an area of 4.25 square kilometres (1.64 sq mi).[2][3]

Jevargi Taluk borders Afzalpur Taluk and Gulbarga Taluk to the north, Chitapur Taluk to the east, Shahpur Taluk to the south-east, Shorapur Taluk to the south and Sindgi Taluk to the west. The Bhima River flows just north of Jevargi.

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2001 India census,[4] Jevargi had a population of 19,174 people, 51% male and 49% female. Jevargi has an average literacy rate of 53%, lower than the national average of 59.5 percent. The male literacy rate was 63% while the female literacy rate was only 43%, slightly worse than the national literacy gap in gender.[5] Seventeen percent of the population was under six years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Jewargi
  2. ^ The area of major towns in Karnataka has been mentioned in the webpage Population of Corporation/CMC/TMC/TP Archived April 10, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. belonging to the Municipal Administration Department of the Government of Karnataka
  3. ^ Team, Maplandia.com. "Jevargi Map | India Google Satellite Maps". www.maplandia.com. Retrieved 2016-02-12. 
  4. ^ "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. 
  5. ^ http://www.unfpa.org/swp/2009/en/pdf/EN_SOWP09_ICPD.pdf

Today at Jewargi

6- Reference- https://www.facebook.com/Namma-Jewargi-1387654948223502/?fref=ts

I was travelling to Jewargi through Bhima river bridge I noticed that The BHIMA river is completely dried,the resident of 'Namma Jewargi' believe that they had never seen such condition of BHIMA over the last century in the history of Jewargi and it was never dried even in the late1972's worst drought.