Latur District Population, Maharashtra - Census India 2011

Latur is one of district of Maharashtra in India. There are 10 Talukas, 948 villages and 7 towns in Latur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Latur district has 4,81,572 households, population of 24,54,196 of which 12,73,140 are males and 11,81,056 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 3,17,811 which is 12.95% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Latur district is around 928 compared to 929 which is average of Maharashtra state. The literacy rate of Latur district is 67.26% out of which 73.24% males are literate and 60.81% females are literate. The total area of Latur is 7,157 sq.km with population density of 343 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 74.53% of population lives in Urban area and 25.47% lives in Rural area. There are 19.6% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 2.34% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Latur district.

Latur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total24,54,196100%
Hindu20,06,98481.78%
Muslim3,67,66414.98%
Buddhist66,5352.71%
Jain6,3870.26%
Religion not stated2,9940.12%
Christian2,3870.1%
Sikh9350.04%
Other religions and persuasions3100.01%

Latur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)84.387,072.62
Number of households1,18,1633,63,409
Total Population6,24,98018,29,216
Population (%)51.75%48.08%
Male Population3,23,4339,49,707
Female Population3,01,5478,79,509
Sex Ratio932926
Literacy (%)72.93%65.32%

List of Talukas in Latur

Check out complete list of all Talukas of Latur district, Maharashtra
TalukaPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Latur6,83,6661,008.98678922
Nilanga3,25,2551,079.92301937
Udgir3,11,066736.26422925
Ausa3,09,5711,220.05254926
Ahmadpur2,36,168773.91305924
Chakur1,77,956683.76260929
Renapur1,42,187557.91255921
Deoni97,598415.32235946
Jalkot87,201360.77242935
Shirur-Anantpal83,528320.12261947

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Latur Population Facts

Number of Households4,81,572
Population24,54,196
Male Population12,73,140 (51.88%)
Female Population11,81,056 (48.12%)
Children Population3,17,811
Area7,157 km2
Population density/km2343
Sex-ratio928
Literacy67.26%
Male Literacy73.24%
Female Literacy60.81%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %2.34%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %19.6%

Map of Latur, Maharashtra