|— city —|
|Lok Sabha Constituency||Haveri|
|Elevation||659 m (2,162 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Vehicle registration||KA 26|
Shirahatti is located at  It has an average elevation of 659 metres (2162 feet)..
As of 2001[update] India census, Shirahatti had a population of 16,208. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Shirahatti has an average literacy rate of 60%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 50%. 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Shri Jagadguru Fakireshwar Math(Temple) is a famous religious center. Both Hindus & Muslims follow this deity; this is uniqueness of this Math.
Shirahatti has a dedicated road service to the neighbouring districts and towns, the nearest large town being Gadag. Bus services are available to Hubli, Lakshmeshwara, Mundargi, Ron, on a very regular basis. Bus services are also available to Bangalore regularly. No train services are available, but the nearest railway station is Gadag.
Ramanna S. Lamani from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is currently the MLA representing this area from May 2008 onwards.
- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Shirhatti
- "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.
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