Akola District Population, Maharashtra - Census India 2011

Akola is one of district of Maharashtra in India. There are 7 Talukas, 986 villages and 12 towns in Akola district.

As per the Census India 2011, Akola district has 3,95,690 households, population of 18,13,906 of which 9,32,334 are males and 8,81,572 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,11,080 which is 11.64% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Akola district is around 946 compared to 929 which is average of Maharashtra state. The literacy rate of Akola district is 77.8% out of which 81.41% males are literate and 73.99% females are literate. The total area of Akola is 5,672.81 sq.km with population density of 320 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 60.32% of population lives in Urban area and 39.68% lives in Rural area. There are 20.07% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 5.53% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Akola district.

Akola Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total18,13,906100%
Hindu11,07,80961.07%
Muslim3,57,25319.7%
Buddhist3,28,03318.08%
Jain10,2050.56%
Christian4,4830.25%
Religion not stated4,2300.23%
Sikh1,5040.08%
Other religions and persuasions3890.02%

Akola Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)83.965,592.04
Number of households1,45,5302,50,160
Total Population7,19,74110,94,165
Population (%)51.19%48.46%
Male Population3,68,4015,63,933
Female Population3,51,3405,30,232
Sex Ratio954940
Literacy (%)80.85%75.8%

List of Talukas in Akola

Check out complete list of all Talukas of Akola district, Maharashtra
TalukaPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Akola7,33,8521,140.58643949
Akot2,55,540850.07301945
Balapur1,89,412702.03270945
Murtijapur1,74,650820.39213947
Telhara1,72,359609.68283945
Barshitakli1,49,363812.97184935
Patur1,38,730737.09188936

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Akola Population Facts

Number of Households3,95,690
Population18,13,906
Male Population9,32,334 (51.4%)
Female Population8,81,572 (48.6%)
Children Population2,11,080
Area5,672.81 km2
Population density/km2320
Sex-ratio946
Literacy77.8%
Male Literacy81.41%
Female Literacy73.99%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %5.53%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %20.07%

Map of Akola, Maharashtra