Polasara

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Polasara
city
Polasara is located in Odisha
Polasara
Polasara
Location in Odisha, India
Coordinates: 19°42′N 84°49′E / 19.7°N 84.82°E / 19.7; 84.82Coordinates: 19°42′N 84°49′E / 19.7°N 84.82°E / 19.7; 84.82
Country  India
State Odisha
District Ganjam
Elevation 66 m (217 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 19,566
Languages
 • Official Oriya
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Polasara is a town and a notified area committee in Ganjam district in the Indian state of Odisha.

Geography[edit]

Polasara is located at 19°42′N 84°49′E / 19.7°N 84.82°E / 19.7; 84.82.[1] It has an average elevation of 66 metres (216&nbs;feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Polasara had a population of 19,566. Males and females each constitute 50% of the population. Polasara has an average literacy rate of 53%, lower than the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy is 63%, and female literacy is 43%. In Polasara, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Education[edit]

Polasara has the following schools:

  • Gopabandhu High School
  • KanakDurgaBidyaPeetha, Madhusudanpur
  • Purushottam High School, Kalamba
  • Girls ME School
  • ME school, Ranipada
  • Polasara Science College
  • Regional Women's College (RWC)
  • BudheisuniGothali High School, Budheisuni
  • Nehuru Upper Primary School, Lunighati

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