Latur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Maharashtra State/UT.
The current estimate population of Latur city in 2023 is
, while Latur metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Latur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Latur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Latur city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Latur in 2011 is 382,940.
Latur Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Latur city are 282,237 of which 153,207 are males while 129,030 are females. Average literacy rate of Latur city is 84.22 percent of which male and female literacy was 88.96 and 79.20 percent.
The sex ratio of Latur city is 937 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 873 per 1000 boys.
Latur Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Latur city numbers 16,880 in which population of 86,139 resides. This is around 22.49% of total population of Latur city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Latur city with 70.14 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Latur with approximately 23.95 % following it.
In Latur city, Christinity is followed by 0.20 %, Jainism by 0.79 %, Sikhism by 0.09 % and Buddhism by 4.60 %. Around 0.04 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.18 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.