Katangi

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Katangi
City
Katangi is located in Madhya Pradesh
Katangi
Katangi
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Katangi is located in India
Katangi
Katangi
Katangi (India)
Coordinates: 21°47′N 79°47′E / 21.78°N 79.78°E / 21.78; 79.78Coordinates: 21°47′N 79°47′E / 21.78°N 79.78°E / 21.78; 79.78
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
DistrictBalaghat
Government
 • TypeMunicipal Council
 • BodyKatangi Municipal Council
Elevation
442 m (1,450 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total16,146
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
481445
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP-50

Katangi is a City and a Municipal Council in Balaghat District in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Katangi is located at 21°47′N 79°47′E / 21.78°N 79.78°E / 21.78; 79.78.[1] It has an average elevation of 442 metres (1,450 feet).

MLA - tamlal raghuji sahare (2018- incumbent)


Transportation[edit]

Katangi has connectivity by road to cities like Nagpur, Seoni, Tumsar, Bhandara and the district headquarters of Balaghat.

Katangi also has railway connectivity. Katangi railway station is connected to Gondia via Balaghat by a broad-gauge network.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Katangi had a population of 14,760. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Katangi has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 78%, and female literacy is 64%. In Katangi, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Katangi
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.