Rajam, Andhra Pradesh

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Rajam
రాజాం
Town
Rajam is located in Andhra Pradesh
Rajam
Rajam
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 18°26′52″N 83°39′42″E / 18.447858°N 83.661733°E / 18.447858; 83.661733Coordinates: 18°26′52″N 83°39′42″E / 18.447858°N 83.661733°E / 18.447858; 83.661733
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Srikakulam
Area[1]
 • Total 27.65 km2 (10.68 sq mi)
Elevation[2] 61 m (200 ft)
Population (2011)[3]
 • Total 42,197
 • Density 1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 532 xxx
Telephone code +91–8941
Website Rajam Nagar Municipality

Rajam is a town in Srikakulam district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a nagar panchayat and the headquarters of Rajam mandal.[4]

Geography[edit]

Rajam is located at 18.28N 83.40E.[5] It has an average elevation of 42 meters (137 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[6] Rajam had a population of 42,197. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Rajam has an average literacy rate of 66%, higher than the national average of 59.5%:[citation needed] male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 58%. In Rajam, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities, Municipal Corporations & UDAs" (PDF). Directorate of Town and Country Planning. Government of Andhra Pradesh. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 January 2016. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Elevation for Rajam". Veloroutes. Retrieved 12 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 20 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Srikakulam district mandals" (PDF). Census of India. The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. pp. 196, 217. Retrieved 18 May 2015. 
  5. ^ Falling Rain Genomics.Razam
  6. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.