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Nelamangala is located in Karnataka
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 13°06′07″N 77°22′26″E / 13.102°N 77.374°E / 13.102; 77.374Coordinates: 13°06′07″N 77°22′26″E / 13.102°N 77.374°E / 13.102; 77.374
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Bangalore Rural
 • Total 2.85 km2 (1.10 sq mi)
Elevation 882 m (2,894 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 37,232
 • Density 8,872.63/km2 (22,980.0/sq mi)
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 562 123
Telephone code 08118
Vehicle registration KA-52

Nelamangala is a town and taluk headquarters in the Bangalore Rural district of Karnataka state in India. Nelamangala lies near the junction of two National Highways, NH-48 (Bangalore - Mangalore) and NH-4 (Mumbai - Chennai) to north of Bangalore city.


Nelamangala Town is spread over 14.1 km² at an altitude of 882 metres It is located13°30′N 77°14′E / 13.5°N 77.23°E / 13.5; 77.23[2]


According to 2011 census, Nelamangala Town has a population of 37,232, in which males constitute 50.06% and females constitute 49.4% of the population. The literacy rate is 88.65%. In Nelamangala,

Male and female literacy is around 100%.

Work Profile[edit]

Out of total population, 14,600 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 11,118 were males while 3,482 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 14600 working population, 91.54% were engaged in Main Work while 8.46% of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Places of interest around Nelamangala[edit]

Nelamangala is located on NH-4, around 27 km away from Bangalore city towards Tumkur and Mumbai.[3]


  1. ^ "Census of India Search details". Retrieved 10 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Nelamangala". Retrieved 2011-04-07.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  3. ^ "NELAMANGALA". Retrieved 2012-09-03.  External link in |publisher= (help)