Hiriyur is a Town Municipal Council city in district of Chitradurga, Karnataka. The Hiriyur city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Hiriyur Town Municipal Council has population of 56,416 of which 28,126 are males while 28,290 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5889 which is 10.44 % of total population of Hiriyur (TMC). In Hiriyur Town Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1006 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Hiriyur is around 943 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Hiriyur city is 83.63 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Hiriyur, Male literacy is around 88.48 % while female literacy rate is 78.85 %.
Hiriyur Town Municipal Council has total administration over 13,071 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Hiriyur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.75 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 8.86 % of total population in Hiriyur (TMC).
Hiriyur Work Profile
Out of total population, 21,146 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 15,745 were males while 5,401 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 21146 working population, 87.30 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.70 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Hiriyur 2019 Population
The next census for Hiriyur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.