Rahuri taluka

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Rahuri taluka
राहुरी तालुका
Tehsil
Location of Rahuri  in Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra
Location of Rahuri in Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Ahmednagar district
Headquarters Shrirampur
Government
 • Lok Sabha constituency ahmednagar south
 • Assembly constituency rahuree
 • MLA kardile shivaji
Area
 • Total 1,035.11 km2 (399.66 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 294,748
 • Density 280/km2 (740/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Literacy rate 73.78
Rain 455 mm

Rahuri taluka (Marathi: राहुरी तालुका), is a taluka in Shrirampur subdivision of Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra State of India.[1]

Area[edit]

The table below shows area of the taluka by land type.[2]

Type of Land Area (km2)  % of Total Area
Agriculture 766.09 74.01
Forest 157.06 15.17
Other 111.96 10.82
Total 1035.11 100

Villages[edit]

There are around 96 villages in Rahuri taluka. For list of villages see Villages in Rahuri taluka.

Population[edit]

The table below shows population of the taluka by sex. The data is as per 2001 census.[3]

Population  % of Total Population Number of Literate Literacy (% of Population)
Male 152275 51.66 112350 73.78
Female 142473 48.34 81148 56.96
Total 294748 100 193498 65.65

Rain Fall[edit]

The Table below details of rainfall from year 1981 to 2004.[4]

Year Rainfall (mm)
1981 639
1982 434
1983 665
1984 427
1985 301
1986 242
1987 533
1988 725
1989 524
1990 788
1991 466
1992 407
1993 548
1994 455
1995 642
1996 555
1997 345
1998 585
1999 581
2000 587
2001 358
2002 302
2003 299
2004 509

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