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This article is about the town in India. For other uses, see Talen (disambiguation).
Talen is located in Madhya Pradesh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°34′N 76°43′E / 23.57°N 76.72°E / 23.57; 76.72Coordinates: 23°34′N 76°43′E / 23.57°N 76.72°E / 23.57; 76.72
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Rajgarh
 • N.P. Talen adhyaksha Smt.Seema Sanjay Bhattar
Elevation 428 m (1,404 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,098
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code 07371
Sex ratio 9:8 /

Talen is a town in Madhya Pradesh.


Talen is located at 23°34′N 76°43′E / 23.57°N 76.72°E / 23.57; 76.72.[1] It has an average elevation of 428 metres (1404 feet). It was comes under the dry area. Mostly xerophytic plants are available, mostly babool, kikar, neem, cactus etc. It was comes under dry area but the climate is always pleasant and free from any type of pollution. Water for drinking purposes was obtained from well, tubewell and from nagar panchayat water supply.


As of 2001 India census,[2] Talen had a population of 9098. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Talen has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 61%, and female literacy is 35%. In Talen, 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

30% is between 6 to 21 and remain 50% above 21.


The town has bus services only during the day time.

  • Nearest railway station:-

1. Shujalpur 21 km (on Indore-bhopal track) 2. Pachor 16 km (on guna track)

  • Nearest airport

Bhopal 84 km(by train) 115 km (by bus)


  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Talen
  2. ^ "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.