|Elevation||457 m (1,499 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-MP|
It was the seat of the princely Sitamau State.
Notable Hindi film composer Sajjad Hussain was born in Sitamau in 1917.
As of 2001[update] India census, Sitamau had a population of 12,889. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Sitamau has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 26%. In Sitamau, 49% of the population is under 6 years of age.
- "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.