Akot is a city in the Vidarbha Region and a municipal council in Akola district in the Indian state of Maharashtra.

Akot
City
Akot is located in Maharashtra
Akot
Akot
Location in Maharashtra, India
Akot is located in India
Akot
Akot
Akot (India)
Coordinates: 21°06′N 77°04′E / 21.1°N 77.06°E / 21.1; 77.06Coordinates: 21°06′N 77°04′E / 21.1°N 77.06°E / 21.1; 77.06
Country India
StateMaharashtra
DistrictAkola
Government
 • BodyBJP
Elevation
345 m (1,132 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total92,637
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
444101
Telephone code07258
Vehicle registrationMH30-

GeographyEdit

Akot is located at 21°06′N 77°04′E / 21.1°N 77.06°E / 21.1; 77.06. It has an average elevation of 345 metres (1132  feet).[1]

DemographicsEdit

According to the 2011 Indian census, Akot had a population of 92,637. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Akot has an average literacy rate of 70.8%, which is higher than the national average of 59.5%; 74.8% of the males and 66.6% of the females are literate. 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.tageo.com/index-e-in-v-16-d-m2900169.htm
  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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.