|Elevation||638 m (2,093 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-KA|
Sankeshwar (Kannada ಸಂಕೇಶ್ವರ) is a town located in Hukkeri taluka, Belagavi district, in Karnataka. It is located on AH47 (Previously National Highway 4). It is 50 km north-east from Belgaum. It is located on the bank of the Hiranyakeshi river.
Sankeshwar is located at  It has an average elevation of 638 metres (2093 feet)..
As of 2011[update] India census, Sankeshwar had a population of 34,445. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Sankeshwar has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 59%. 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. Kannada is the major language spoken here.
- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Sankeshwar
- "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.