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Tumkur City Population

Tumkur city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Karnataka State/UT.

As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Tumkur in 2011 is 302,143; of which male and female are 152,925 and 149,218 respectively.


Tumkur Population 2022 - 2023

The current estimate population of Tumkur city in 2023 is 415,000 , while literacy rate, sex ratio and density are mentioned below. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Tumkur city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Tumkur city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Tumkur city, we will update the same here in 2023.

Tumkur Literacy Rate

In education section, total literates in Tumkur city are 241,270 of which 126,065 are males while 115,205 are females. Average literacy rate of Tumkur city is 88.91 percent of which male and female literacy was 91.83 and 85.92 percent.

Tumkur Sex Ratio

The sex ratio of Tumkur city is 976 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 967 per 1000 boys.

Tumkur Child Population

Total children (0-6) in Tumkur city are 30,777 as per figure from Census India report on 2011. There were 15,644 boys while 15,133 are girls. The child forms 10.19 % of total population of Tumkur City.

Tumkur Slums

Total no. of Slums in Tumkur city numbers 11,815 in which population of 52,429 resides. This is around 17.35% of total population of Tumkur city.

Tumkur City Population 2011

Description
City Tumkur
Government Municipal Council
Urban Agglomeration Only City
State Karnataka
Tumkur City Total Male Female
City Population 302,143 152,925 149,218
Literates 241,270 126,065 115,205
Children (0-6) 30,777 15,644 15,133
Average Literacy (%) 88.91 % 91.83 % 85.92 %
Sexratio 976
Child Sexratio 967

Tumkur Religion

Hinduism is majority religion in Tumkur city with 71.83 % followers. Islam is second most popular religion in city of Tumkur with approximately 24.76 % following it. In Tumkur city, Christinity is followed by 1.84 %, Jainism by 0.88 %, Sikhism by 0.06 % and Buddhism by 0.03 %. Around 0.02 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.58 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.
Description Percentage Total
Hindu 71.83 % 217,043
Muslims 24.76 % 74,803
Christian 1.84 % 5,551
Sikh 0.06 % 179
Buddhist 0.03 % 87
Jain 0.88 % 2,672
Others 0.02 % 59
Not Stated 0.58 % 1,749

Future Population 2021-2031

Metropolitan City Population City + Outer Areas
2011 302,143 302,143
2021 392,000 407,000
2022 403,000 421,000
2023 415,000 435,000
2024 427,000 450,000
2025 439,000 465,000
2026 452,000 481,000
2027 465,000 497,000
2028 478,000 514,000
2029 492,000 531,000
2030 506,000 549,000
2031 521,000 568,000