Mahaban

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For the village in Iran, see Mahaban, Iran.
Mahaban
city
Mahaban is located in Uttar Pradesh
Mahaban
Mahaban
Mahaban is located in India
Mahaban
Mahaban
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 27°26′N 77°45′E / 27.43°N 77.75°E / 27.43; 77.75Coordinates: 27°26′N 77°45′E / 27.43°N 77.75°E / 27.43; 77.75
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Mathura
Elevation 176 m (577 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 8,608
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP
Website up.gov.in

Mahaban is a town and a nagar panchayat in Mathura district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Smadhi of great poet Raskhan is situated here.

Tomb of Great Poet of India, Raskhan at Mahaban in Mathura Distt. India

Geography[edit]

Mahaban is located at 27°26′N 77°45′E / 27.43°N 77.75°E / 27.43; 77.75.[1] It has an average elevation of 176 metres (577 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Mahaban had a population of 8,608. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Mahaban has an average literacy rate of 39%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 51%, and female literacy is 25%. In Mahaban, 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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