Koratla

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Koratla
కోరుట్ల
كورٹلا
Town
Koratla is located in Telangana
Koratla
Koratla
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 18°49′17″N 78°42′43″E / 18.8215°N 78.7119°E / 18.8215; 78.7119Coordinates: 18°49′17″N 78°42′43″E / 18.8215°N 78.7119°E / 18.8215; 78.7119
Country  India
State Telangana
District Karimnagar
Area[1]
 • Total 22.96 km2 (8.86 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 287 m (942 ft)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 66,504
 • Density 2,900/km2 (7,500/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu, Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Koratla is a town in the Karimnagar district of the Indian state of Telangana.[4][3]

Geography[edit]

Koratla is located at 18°49′17″N 78°42′43″E / 18.8215°N 78.7119°E / 18.8215; 78.7119 and at an altitude of 287 m (942 ft).[2] The village is spread over an area of 22.79 km2 (8.80 sq mi).[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2001 Indian census,[5] Koratla had a population of 54,121, 50% male and 50% female. Koratla had an average literacy rate of 60%, approximately equal to the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 51%. 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Government and politics[edit]

Civic administration

Koratla Municipality was constituted in 1988 and is classified as a second grade municipality with 27 election wards. The jurisdiction of the civic body is spread over an area of 22.96 km2 (8.86 sq mi).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Urban Local Body Information" (PDF). Directorate of Town and Country Planning. Government of Telangana. Retrieved 28 June 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Maps, Weather, and Airports for Koratla, India". fallingrain.com. 
  3. ^ a b c "District Census Handbook – Karimnagar" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 12,50. Retrieved 9 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "District Level Mandal wise list of villages in Karimnagar district" (PDF). Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. National Informatics Centre. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 December 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2016. 
  5. ^ "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.