Joura

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Joura
city
Nickname(s): City of Guava
Joura is located in Madhya Pradesh
Joura
Joura
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Joura is located in India
Joura
Joura
Joura (India)
Coordinates: 26°20′40″N 77°48′41″E / 26.34444°N 77.81139°E / 26.34444; 77.81139Coordinates: 26°20′40″N 77°48′41″E / 26.34444°N 77.81139°E / 26.34444; 77.81139
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Morena
Population (2001)
 • Total 25,514
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Joura is a town and a nagar panchayat in Morena district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Joura is part of Morena Lok Sabha constituency along with seven other Vidhan Sabha segments, namely, Sabalgarh, Sumawali, Morena, Dimani and Ambah in this district and Sheopur and Vjaypur in Sheopur district.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Joura had a population of 25,514. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Joura has an average literacy rate of 64%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 74%, and female literacy is 52%. In Joura, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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.