Naldurg

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Naldurg
city
Hulmukh Darwaza, Naldurg fort
Hulmukh Darwaza, Naldurg fort
Naldurg is located in Maharashtra
Naldurg
Naldurg
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 17°49′N 76°18′E / 17.82°N 76.3°E / 17.82; 76.3Coordinates: 17°49′N 76°18′E / 17.82°N 76.3°E / 17.82; 76.3
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Osmanabad
Area
 • Total 7,550 km2 (2,920 sq mi)
Elevation 566 m (1,857 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 18,341[1]
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Sex ratio 52%/48% /

Naldurg is a city and a municipal council in Osmanabad district in the Indian state of Maharashtra.

Geography[edit]

Naldurg is located at 17°49′N 76°18′E / 17.82°N 76.3°E / 17.82; 76.3, 438 km from Mumbai.[2] It has an area of 7550 km² and average elevation of 566 metres (1856 feet). The temperature ranges from 10.1 °C to 43.1 °C, and the average yearly rainfall is 760mm.

Population[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[3] Naldurg had a population of 18,341. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Naldurg has an average literacy rate of 84.10%, higher than the state average of 82.34%. Male literacy is 90%, and female literacy is 78%. In Naldurg, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.[1] Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.61% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.95% of total population in Naldurg.[1] Most common languages spoken here are Marathi and Urdu.[4]

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