Karhal

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Karhal
Karhal करहल
town
Karhal is located in Uttar Pradesh
Karhal
Karhal
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 27°02′N 78°56′E / 27.03°N 78.94°E / 27.03; 78.94Coordinates: 27°02′N 78°56′E / 27.03°N 78.94°E / 27.03; 78.94
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Mainpuri
Elevation 159 m (522 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 24,529
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 205264
Telephone code 05677
Vehicle registration up 84

Karhal is a town and a nagar panchayat in Mainpuri district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is a Tehsil in Mainpuri District which belongs to Agra division. It is one of the five Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) segments of Mainpuri Lok Sabha constituency. Karhal is surrounded by Saifai, Jaswantnagar Tehsils towards South and Mainpuri Tehsil towards North. Sirsaganj, Etawah, Shikohabad and Bharthana are the nearby cities to Karhal.

Village Milik ,Post Shukurullapur (Kheria) is located at Karhal to Sirsaganj road near Mohabbatpur . Milik is located at 12 km from Karhal and 13 km from Sirsaganj.Milik is located 4 km from NH-2 ( Kathphori) near Tirkara Daulatpur.Milik is surrounded by Tirkara Daulatpur , Mohabbatpur , Nagla Jore , Nagla Sahab , Nagla Budhua and Semari.


Karhal is located at 27°02′N 78°56′E / 27.03°N 78.94°E / 27.03; 78.94.[1] It has an average elevation of 159 metres (521 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census[2] Karhal had a population of 24,529. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Karhal has an average literacy rate of 55%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 61%, and female literacy is 49%. In Karhal, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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