Kurgunta

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Kurgunta
city
Kurgunta is located in Karnataka
Kurgunta
Kurgunta
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 17°12′N 77°21′E / 17.2°N 77.35°E / 17.2; 77.35Coordinates: 17°12′N 77°21′E / 17.2°N 77.35°E / 17.2; 77.35
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Gulbarga
Elevation 418 m (1,371 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 8,584
Languages
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-KA
Vehicle registration KA
Website karnataka.gov.in

Kurgunta is a census town in Gulbarga district in the Indian state of Karnataka.[1]

Geography[edit]

Kurgunta is located at 17°12′N 77°21′E / 17.2°N 77.35°E / 17.2; 77.35.[2] It has an average elevation of 418 meters (1,371 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Kurgunta had a population of 8,584. Males constituted 51% of the population and females 49%. Kurgunta had an average literacy rate of 51%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 61%, and female literacy was 40%. 13% of the population were under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Town Code Level - Census of India Website: Karnataka (2001)" (PDF). Census Commission of India. Archived (PDF) from the original on 13 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kurgunta
  3. ^ "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.