Ahmedpur, Latur

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Ahmedpur

Rajur
Town
Aazad Chowk Ahmedpur Latur
Aazad Chowk Ahmedpur Latur
Ahmedpur is located in Maharashtra
Ahmedpur
Ahmedpur
Location in Maharashtra, India[1]
Coordinates: 18°42′00″N 76°56′00″E / 18.700008°N 76.933292°E / 18.700008; 76.933292Coordinates: 18°42′00″N 76°56′00″E / 18.700008°N 76.933292°E / 18.700008; 76.933292
Country India
StateMaharashtra
DistrictLatur
Government
 • TypeMunicipal council
Population
 (2011)
 • Total44,000[2]
Demonym(s)Ahmedpurkar, Ahmedpuri
Languages
 • OfficialMarathi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
413515[3]
Telephone code02381[4]
Vehicle registrationMH-24

Ahmedpur is a town in Latur district of Maharashtra state of India.[5] Ahmedpur is 60 km away from district headquarter Latur.

Demography[edit]

Ahmedpur has population of 23,936 of which 12,796 are males while 11,140 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.[2]

Female Sex Ratio is of 927 against Maharashtra state average of 929. Literacy rate of Ahmedpur city is 82.67% higher than state average of 82.34%. In Ahmedpur, Male literacy is around 88.33% while female literacy rate is 76.61%.[2]

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.84% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.27% of total population in Ahmedpur.[2]

Government and politics[edit]

Ahmedpur comes under Latur (Lok Sabha constituency) for Indian general elections and current member of Parliament representing this constituency is Sudhakar Shringare of Bhartiya Janata Party.[6]

Ahmedpur comes under Ahmedpur (Vidhan Sabha constituency) for assembly elections of Maharashtra. Current representative from this constituency in Maharashtra state assembly is Babasaheb Mohanrao Patil .[7]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Location of Ahmedpur". India Mapia. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d "Ahmedpur Demography". Census 2011. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  3. ^ "Ahmedpur Pin Code". Pin Code. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Ahmedpur STD code". Trace Phone Number. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  5. ^ "Latur district". Latur.nic.in. Archived from the original on 8 June 2015. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  6. ^ "Latur Lok Sabha". Elections. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  7. ^ "Ahmedpur Vidhan Sabha". Elections. Retrieved 23 May 2015.