Koppa, India

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Koppa, India
town
Summer view of a tea estate near Koppa
Summer view of a tea estate near Koppa
Koppa, India is located in Karnataka
Koppa, India
Koppa, India
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 13°32′N 75°22′E / 13.53°N 75.36°E / 13.53; 75.36Coordinates: 13°32′N 75°22′E / 13.53°N 75.36°E / 13.53; 75.36
CountryIndia
StateKarnataka
DistrictChikkamagaluru district
RegionMalenadu
Elevation789 m (2,589 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total4,993
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
 • RegionalKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationKA-18

Koppa is a panchayat town in Chikkamagaluru district in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is the headquarters of Koppa sub-district. Koppa is located at 13°32′N 75°22′E / 13.53°N 75.36°E / 13.53; 75.36.[1]. Nearest railway stations are Bhadravathi (71 km) and Shivamogga (75 km).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[2] Koppa town had a population 4,993. Males constitute 49.2% of the population and females 50.8%. Koppa has an average literacy rate of 86.4%, higher than the national average of 74.04%: male literacy is 88%, and female literacy is 84.8%. In Koppa, 8.9% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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