Taluks list and Population of Tumkur District, Karnataka

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About Tumkur

Tumkur is famous as Shaikshanika Nagari (city of education) [siddagangamath], Kalpatharu Nadu (land of coconut trees), have India’s first mega food park [ a project of the ministry of food processing ] and one of the industrial city in the Karnataka.

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Tumkur neighbor districts are Chitradurga, Hassan and Mandya districts of Karnataka. Tumkur District belongs to the Southern part of India.

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Tumkur district Taluks

Tumkur divided into 10 Taluks:

According to the 2011 census, the population for each taluk listed. The next census will happen in 2021.

Tumkur District population

1. Tumkur

The Tumkur City population is 302,143. There are small villages under Tumkur City Municipal Council

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk 357
Major population villages Siddaganga Matha, Yellapura and Chikkathotlakere.
The highest population count in one Village Siddaganga Matha [ 6,921 ]
Literacy rate in that high population village 99.03%
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siddaganga matha

Siddaganga matha has a higher literacy rate of 99.03% compared to 75.36% of Karnataka.

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2.Sira

Sira is famous as a Historical city. We have villages under Sira Taluk. Sira City Municipal Council has a population of  57,554.

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk 234
Major population villages Seebi Agrahara , Bevinahalli , Baragur, Halenahalli
The highest population count in one Village Seebi Agrahara
Literacy rate in that high population village 70.03%
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Seebi Agrahara has the highest population count of 4,409.

3.Madhugiri

Madhugiri is famous for its fort and temple. There are many villages under Madhugiri Taluk, Madhugiri Town Municipal Council has a population of 29,159.

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk302
Major population villages Kodigenahalli , Chinakavajra, Chandragiri, Hosakere, Itakadibbanahalli
The highest population count in one VillageKodigenahalli
Literacy rate in that high population village77.93%
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Kodigenahalli has the highest population count of 7,075.

4. Gubbi

We have many villages under Gubbi Taluk. Gubbi Town Panchayat has a population of 18,446.

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NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk 331
Major population villages Nittur, Kallur , Kunnala, Hagalavadi, Kadaba
The highest population count in one VillageNittur
Literacy rate in that high population village88.26%
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In Nittur, we have a population of 4000, and 83.69% of them are literates. For more information.

5.Pavagada

Pavagada is famous for its fort, Kote Anjaneya temple, solar park. The population count of the Pavagada Town Municipal Council is28,486. Pavgada has many villages under it. 

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NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk149
Major population villages Y.N.Hosakote , Byadanur , Arasikere, Kamanadurga, Kotagudda, Mangalavada
The highest population count in one VillageY.N.Hosakote
Literacy rate in that high population village77%
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In Y.N.Hosakote, we have a population of 12,593, and 77% of them are literates.

6. Kunigal

KuKunigal is famous for its stud farm established by Hyderali and Tippu Sulthan for training war horses. Now, this stud farm leased to Vijayamalya for breeding Race Horses. Kunigal Town Municipal Council has a population count of 34,155.

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk294
Major population villages Huliyurdurga, Nademavinapura, Kothagere
The highest population count in one VillageHuliyurdurga
Literacy rate in that high population village76.7%
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In Huliyurdurga, we have a population of 7,989, and 76.7% of them are literates.

7. Tiptur

Tiptur is famous for coconut plantations, silk saree productionTiptur City Municipal Council has a population count of 59,543.

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk225
Major population villages
Aralaguppe, Albur ,Sarathavalli , Biligere , Thadasur
The highest population count in one VillageAralaguppe
Literacy rate in that high population village84.26%
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 In Aralaguppe, we have a population of 2,247, and 84.26% of them are literates

8. Chiknayakanhalli

Chiknayakanhalli is famous for Haleyuru Anjaneya swami temple, Handankere sopanada bhavi ( well in multiple entries)Chiknayakanhalli Town Municipal Council has a population count of 23,206.

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk222
Major population villages
Thimmanahalli, Yalanadu
The highest population count in one Village Thimmanahalli
Literacy rate in that high population village77.72%
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In Thimmanahalli, we have a population of 4,337, and 84.26% of them are literates.

9. Turuvekere

Turvekere is known as a temple town in Karnataka. Turuvekere Town Panchayat has a population count of 14,194.

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk233
Major population villages

Mayasandra, Muniyur, Talkere
The highest population count in one VillageMayasandra
Literacy rate in that high population village87.31%
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In Mayasandra, we have a population of 3,778, and 87.31% of them are literates.

10. Koratagere

Kortagere is famous for Sri Mahalakshmi Temple, Situated in Goravanahalli. Koratagere Town Panchayat has a population count of 14,194.

NameDetails
Villages Under this Taluk235
Major population villages Akkirampura ,Thovinakere , Kolala
The highest population count in one Village Akkirampura
Literacy rate in that high population village72.48%
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In Akkirampura, we have a population of 4,339, and 87.31% of them are literates.

Conclusion

Tumkur district literacy rate was 75.14 in 2011 compared to 67.01 in 2001; male and female literacy were 82.81 and 67.38, respectively. Total Tumkur District literates are 18,13,391. The total population of Tumkur is 26.79 Lakhs (According to the 2011 census).

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How many villages are there in Tumkur district?

There are 10 Taluks in Tumkur District namely Tumkur, Sira, Madhugiri, Gubbi, Pavagada, Kunigal, Tiptur, Chiknayakanhalli, Turuvekere, Koratagere.

What is the village map?

Village Maps help to understand the geography of the village settlement. The map illustrates the Houses, Roads, and infrastructures in the village.

How many Taluks are there in Tumkur district?

There are 10 Taluks in Tumkur District namely Tumkur, Sira, Madhugiri, Gubbi, Pavagada, Kunigal, Chiknayakanhalli, Tiptur, Turuvekere, Koratagere.

Q. Which is the biggest Taluk in Tumkur district?

Gubbi is the biggest Taluk in Tumkur District, having a population count of 256,413.

Is Tumkur a smart city?

Yes, Tumkur district is a smart city. Tumkur is famous as Shaikshanika Nagari(city of education) [siddagangamath], Kalpatharu Nadu (land of coconut trees), have India’s first mega food park [ a project of the ministry of food processing ] and one of the industrial city in the Karnataka.

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