Shishgarh

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Shishgarh
India
ShishMahal
Town
Nickname(s): Sweet City
Shishgarh is located in Uttar Pradesh
Shishgarh
Shishgarh
Shishgarh is located in India
Shishgarh
Shishgarh
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 28°43′N 79°19′E / 28.72°N 79.32°E / 28.72; 79.32Coordinates: 28°43′N 79°19′E / 28.72°N 79.32°E / 28.72; 79.32
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Bareilly
Government
 • Type Municipal corporation
 • Body Nagar Palika
Elevation 174 m (571 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,672
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP
Website up.gov.in

Shishgarh is a town and a nagar panchayat in Bareilly district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Shishgarh is located at 28°43′N 79°19′E / 28.72°N 79.32°E / 28.72; 79.32.[1] It has an average elevation of 174 metres (570 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Shishgarh had a population of 20,672. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Shishgarh has an average literacy rate of 27%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 36%, and female literacy is 17%. In Shishgarh, 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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