Kathiraon
Village
Kathiraon
Kathiraon
Village location on Varanasi district map
Kathiraon
Kathiraon
Kathiraon (Uttar Pradesh)
Kathiraon
Kathiraon
Kathiraon (India)
Coordinates: 25°31′59″N 82°44′15″E / 25.533179°N 82.737412°E / 25.533179; 82.737412Coordinates: 25°31′59″N 82°44′15″E / 25.533179°N 82.737412°E / 25.533179; 82.737412
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
Elevation
87.6 m (287.4 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total11,994
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Postal code
221207
Telephone code+91-5450
Vehicle registrationUP65 XXXX
Village code208434
Websiteup.gov.in

Kathiraon is a village in Pindra Tehsil of Varanasi district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Kathiraon has its own gram panchayat in the same name as the village. The village is about 45 kilometres (28 miles) north-west of Varanasi city, 269 kilometres (167 miles) south-east of state capital Lucknow and 778 kilometres (483 miles) south-east of the national capital Delhi.[1][2][3][4]

Demography

Kathiraon has a total population of 11,994 people amongst 1,823 families. The sex ratio of Kathiraon is 1,045 and child sex ratio is 910. The Uttar Pradesh state average for both ratios is 912 and 902 respectively.[note][3]

Details Male Female Total Comments
Number of houses - - 1,823 (census 2011) [3]
Adult 4,898 5,249 10,147
Children (0–6 years) 967 880 1,847
Total population 5,865 6,129 11,994
Literacy 83.73% 57.02% 69.91%

Transportation

Kathiraon can be accessed by road and does not have a railway station of its own. The closest railway station to this village is Jalalganj railway station, which is 14 kilometres (8.7 miles) north-east. The nearest operational airports are Varanasi airport, which is 29 kilometres (18 miles) south-east, and Allahabad Airports, that lies 126 kilometres (78 miles) west.[5][6]

See also

Notes

References

  1. ^ "Village coordinates". latlong.net. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  2. ^ "Elevation". Free Map tools. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  3. ^ a b c "Population & General info". 2011 census. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  4. ^ "Village code & Tehsil". Local Government directory. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  5. ^ "Rail information". indiarailinfo.com. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  6. ^ "Location". Google Maps. Retrieved 4 March 2015.