Hamirpur, Uttar Pradesh

Hamirpur is a city and a municipal board in Hamirpur district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is the administrative headquarters of Hamirpur district.

Hamirpur
City
Hamirpur is located in Uttar Pradesh
Hamirpur
Hamirpur
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Hamirpur is located in India
Hamirpur
Hamirpur
Hamirpur (India)
Hamirpur is located in Asia
Hamirpur
Hamirpur
Hamirpur (Asia)
Coordinates: 25°57′N 80°09′E / 25.95°N 80.15°E / 25.95; 80.15Coordinates: 25°57′N 80°09′E / 25.95°N 80.15°E / 25.95; 80.15
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictHamirpur
Incorporated1937
Elevation
80 m (260 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total38,035
Language
 • OfficialHindi[1]
 • Additional officialUrdu[1]
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationUP-91
Websitewww.hamirpur.nic.in

According to the Central Statistical Organisation the district covers

GeographyEdit

Hamirpur is located at 25°57′N 80°09′E / 25.95°N 80.15°E / 25.95; 80.15.[2] It has an average elevation of 80 metres (262 feet).

DemographicsEdit

As of the 2001 Census of India,[3] Hamirpur had a population of 38,035. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Hamirpur has an average literacy rate of 91%, higher than the national average of 69.5%: male literacy is 97%, and female literacy is 92%. In Hamirpur, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religions in Hamirpur
Religion Percent
Hindus
77%
Muslims
21%
Jains
1.4%
Others†
0.6%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "52nd REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER FOR LINGUISTIC MINORITIES IN INDIA" (PDF). nclm.nic.in. Ministry of Minority Affairs. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Hamirpur
  3. ^ "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.