Hosur is a Municipality city in district of Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu. The Hosur city is divided into 30 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Hosur Municipality has population of 116,821 of which 59,351 are males while 57,470 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 14307 which is 12.25 % of total population of Hosur (M). In Hosur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 968 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Hosur is around 967 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Hosur city is 87.40 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Hosur, Male literacy is around 90.93 % while female literacy rate is 83.75 %.
Hosur Municipality has total administration over 29,255 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Hosur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.08 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.17 % of total population in Hosur (M).
Hosur Work Profile
Out of total population, 43,959 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 34,214 were males while 9,745 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 43959 working population, 90.38 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.62 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Hosur 2021 Population
The next census for Hosur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.