Bijapur is a district in Karnataka State of India. It has a total of 5 Talukas in this district. The district has an total area of 10,498 sq km. There are 6 towns and 692 villages in this district.
Bijapur District District Rural and Urban Population
The district has an total area of 10,498 sq km., 263 sq km is urban and 10235 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 2,416,838 in the district, 501,978 are in urban area and 1,675,353 are in rural area. 99,055 households are in urban, 309,751 are in rural area. 354,136 literate people are in urban, 894,132 are in rural area.
Languages are Kannada
The Bijapur average altitude (elevation) 770 meters above sealevel.
Population Density of Bijapur : 207 per sq km
Total Area of Bijapur : 10,541 sq km
District Official website : http://bijapur.nic.in
History of Bijapur The foundations of this historic city were laid during the reign of the Chalukyan dynasty of Kalyani between the tenth and eleventh centuries. They called it Vijayapura or the City of Victory; from which comes its present name Bijapur.
Bijapur Airport Bijapur Airport at Madabhavi village near Bijapur.
Bijapur Bus Stations KSRTC Central Bus Station is at Shastri Nagar.
Bijapur Railway Station Bijapur Railway Station in Railway Station Area near golgubaz museum.
Bijapur District Talukas List
Bijapur District has total 5 Talukas, Below is the list of Bijapur Talukas.